Avionics Engineer


Job summary

Babcock International
£40,000 - £49,999
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Avionics Engineer
Location: Andover, Hampshire
Compensation: £41,209.00
Role Type: Full time/ Permanent
Role ID: SF53050

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Mobile Avionics Engineer at our Middle Wallop site, near Andover.

The Role

As a Mobile Avionics Engineer you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. We support customer requirements by carrying out and supervising aircraft engineering tasks on company aircraft/equipment in support of the Light Aircraft Flying Training Task 2 IAW current CAA Part ML and Part 145 approvals.

Day to day you'll be responsible for the following:

  • CRS signature - Provide a CRS signature when appropriate to release an aircraft to service after either defect rectification or scheduled maintenance.
  • Supervise - Supervise engineering and Flight Line activity on Company aircraft and associated equipment in conformity with authorised schedules, technical publications and instructions ensuring highest standards of maintenance are maintained.
  • Maintenance - To undertake scheduled and corrective maintenance of the Babcock Aircraft fleet to ensure airworthiness is maintained to meet customer requirements on a daily basis.
  • Defects and Reports - Undertake or supervise as directed, the investigation, diagnosis and rectification of defects and submission of reports as required.
  • Documentation - To complete "all" documentation in accordance with current legislation and Company procedures.

This role is a hybrid role with a mixture of working from home, onsite and field based work.

Essential experience of the Mobile Avionics Engineer

  • Specific technical knowledge.
  • Sound understanding of partnering and alliance between customer and contract.
  • CAA Part 66, B2 license.
  • Supervisory experience in a Civil/Military Aviation environment.
  • Ability to demonstrate practical and theoretical standards required.

Qualifications for the Mobile Avionics Engineer

We value difference and we don't have a fixed idea when it comes to background or education, provided you can show the required level of experience and willingness to learn then we would like to hear from you.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS/SC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 4.5% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

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