Ame Mechanical


Richmond, NSW

Posted 2/23/2021

Job Description

About Airbus

Airbus in Australia Pacific is a leading aeronautical business employing more than 1500 people across 15 Sites in Australia and New Zealand.

At Airbus you will be encouraged to think bigger. We are driven by our vision which is to be our customers' trusted partner to fly, succeed, and to come back safely every time. We celebrate diversity of thought and we are committed to fostering a culture where our people are supported, our teams have the space and tools to be creative and have the courage to challenge the norm.

About the role

As a result of an upcoming modification program, Airbus currently has permanent, fixed term (2 – 3 years) and contracting opportunities available for experienced Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (Mechanical).

As a member of the Maintenance team at RAAF Base Richmond NSW, your primary responsibility will be to carry out inspection, testing, repair, modification, and installation of aircraft hydro-mechanical and flight system components, and aircraft engines subassemblies and components in a heavy maintenance environment. You will work within your competency and authorisation to contribute to the achievement of aircraft maintenance targets, and may be assigned to a number of other maintenance projects undertaken by Airbus within the facility.

Those aircraft maintenance engineers who have prior experience in supervisory roles and/or have managed small teams in a Leading Hand/leadership type capacity are also encouraged to apply.

In order to meet training requirements, it is essential that you are able to commence employment by 01 July 2021.

About you

The knowledge, skills and experience best suited to this role would include:

  • Completion of Aircraft Trade apprenticeship
  • Cert IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical)
  • Previous experience on C-130J, other C-130 variants or wide-bodied aircraft
  • High-Level aviation airworthiness regulatory knowledge and it's applicability in the relevant environment
  • Experience working within a heavy maintenance environment
  • Understanding of the complexities of larger aircraft servicings
  • Understanding of relevant aircraft maintenance documentation and practices

Please attach any qualification/certificate transcript to your application along with your resume. Those currently undertaking an apprenticeship or have completed the pre-vocational course are encouraged to apply.

Why us

We seek to inspire our people to grow, so you have the right mindset, behaviours and skills to thrive and achieve the organisation goals whilst being focussed on your personal development through classroom and online learning.

We value the health and wellbeing of our employees and offer true flexibility with a 4 day working week that allows you to balance your career with what is important to you outside of work. We will celebrate your successes and achievements with a formal reward and recognition program.

Female applicants, people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent and ex-defence personnel are encouraged to apply.

If it sounds like a role for you apply now! Applications close Monday, 07th March

You must be eligible for an Australian Government Security Clearance and have the capacity to satisfy pre-employment medical screening which may include drug and alcohol testing.

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