Aircraft Mechanic

Gatwick, West Sussex

Maintenance and Engineering




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Our client has an opportunity for Aircraft Mechanics to join them on a Fixed Term Contract basis. Prospective candidates are required to demonstrate recent maintenance experience on 737 NG/Max, 777, 787 or similar type aircraft.

Role: Aircraft Mechanic
Location: London Gatwick Airport (Onsite)
Shifts: Days, 554 Rotation (07:00 – 19:00)
IR35 Status: Inside
Security Clearance: Basic DBS and Gatwick Airside pass.
Hourly Rate: Discussed on Application

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform scheduled maintenance tasks, defect rectification, modifications, repairs and functional tests on Airframe and Engine systems under the supervisor of a Licensed Aircraft Engineer.
  • Complete all assigned work in a timely manner to optimise aircraft downtime.
  • Ensure aircraft technical logbook, maintenance documentation, work packages and zonal handovers are completed accurately and within prescribed timescales in conjunction with the Licensed Aircraft Engineer.
  • Highlight any technical issues, discrepancies or other issues to the Licensed Aircraft Engineer.
  • Maintain a high standard of husbandry and cleanliness within assigned work areas.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, company processes and procedures.
  • Report all incidents and occurrences in the Boeing Safety Management System.
  • Undertake any reasonable activities as required, including working away from London Gatwick.


  • Have completed a recognised apprenticeship, formal training program or able to demonstrate comparable qualifications and experience.
  • Have experience working in a Line or Base Maintenance environment.
  • Be a team player who will grasp opportunities to exceed the expectations of internal and external customers.
  • Flexible worker who is prepared to adjust working hours to meet operational demands.
  • Proven knowledge and proficiency in Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint and the ability to learn in-house systems.
  • Meet the requirements to hold a London Gatwick Airport airside pass.
  • Candidates must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom.

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Siobhan Miller at Line Up Aviation
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