Technical Engineer

Gatwick, West Sussex

Maintenance and Engineering




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Our client has an opportunity for a Technical Engineer to join them on a Fixed Term Contract basis. As the Technical Engineer you will be the point of contact for the company’s production staff at London Gatwick during the preparation and execution of customer maintenance inputs. This is a rotating 12hr Day Shift position based at our clients London Gatwick Hangar facility.

Role: Technical Engineer
Location: London Gatwick Airport (Onsite)
Contract: 6 months
Shifts: Rotating 12hr Day Shift, 5on 5off, 4on 5off (07:00am-19:00pm)
IR35 Status: Inside
Security Clearance: Must be able to obtain a Gatwick Airside pass.
Hourly Rate: Discussed on Application

Key Responsibilities:

  • The Technical Engineer is responsible for triaging and executing a suitable resolution to technical queries in a timely manner ensuring compliance with regulatory and company procedures, this may include dealing with OEMs and customers.
  • This person will represent the Gatwick team at all required customer meetings, as well as working closely with the Production Planning Team to ensure deliverable plans are driven to execution.
  • They will form a key point of contact for customer technical representatives ensuring customer requirements are satisfied.
  • With our continued growth, this role will play a key part in the development and implementation of new procedures as well as project work in support of our continued improvement.
  • Technical assistance for the company’s Line and Base maintenance operation at London Gatwick.
  • Provide an escalation path for all technical queries at any supported Line or Base maintenance at London Gatwick.
  • Provide liaison support between customer and/or CAMO during maintenance activity.
  • Perform technical assessments of customer provided work scopes to ensure the request falls within capability and apply technical expertise to consider likely challenges including required skills, tooling, access requirements, NDT etc.
  • Responsible for the oversight of the transcribing of customer / CAMOs maintenance data into approved work packs.
  • Ensure all supplied data from customer / CAMO is accurate.
  • Communicate with OEM / Type Certificate Holder if required on behalf of customer.
  • Work alongside production planners to aid the planning and execution of maintenance inputs.
  • Assist Production Planning in periods of Sickness and leave.
  • Monitor compliance through sampling.


  • Previous experience within a Base Maintenance / Modifications Technical Services role is highly desirable
  • Previous experience of using the AMOS system is preferable
  • Have prior experience of accessing on-line company documents
  • Be able to interpret technical drawings / documentation.
  • Previous experience with major structural and / or avionic modification inputs is desirable.
  • Experience working with 737, 787 and/or 777 aircraft preferable.
  • Hold an EASA Part-66 B1 and/or B2 Licence and/or Aircraft Engineering Degree

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
Line Up Aviation has carved its own place in the recruitment of Aviation and Aerospace personnel all over the world for more than 30 years. We work with some of the industry’s best known companies who demand the highest standard of applicants.
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