GWK / Aircraft Maintenance Technician B1.1 or B1.1/B2

Job description

Have you always wanted to work in the dynamic, exciting and challenging environment of aviation as a 
GWK - Aircraft Maintenance Technician B1.1 or B1.1/B2.
 Is safety your top priority and are you proud if the aircrafts are returned to our customers in time? Then this vacancy is definitely for you!

As GWK - Aircraft Maintenance Technician B1.1 or B1.1/B2, you:

  • Independently perform inspections, troubleshooting, repairs and modifications;
  • Are responsible for releasing the work performed by yourself and the team assigned to you;
  • Carry out the administration of the work in accordance with the aviation regulations;
  • Are jointly responsible for the technical punctuality and fleet availability of our customers (approx. 60 aircrafts) at Schiphol-Center, Schiphol-East and at European Outstations;
  • Lead mechanics and supervise the work carried out by them;
  • Participate in various improvement processes for more efficient maintenance processes.

Our work environment:

  • You will be employed in a dynamic company that is in full growth development with a lot of opportunities;
  • An inspiring and dynamic work environment with a daily variation possible between working Line Maintenance duties at Schiphol Center, larger Line Maintenance activities in our modern Hangar 73 at Schiphol-East, with shops;
  • Ad hoc AOG recovery business trips to European Outstations which makes  the work extra challenging;
  • Our hangar has been completely renovated and has modern facilities;
  • The atmosphere is informal and there is a constructive cooperation where the safety environment of "Just culture" is adopted;
  • You get a personal iPad and a package with very comfortable working clothes;
  • You get type trainings (if necessary) and lots of other training opportunities for personal growth and development.

Job requirements

  • You have completed relevant education at MBO 4 level;
  • You are in possession of a part 66 AML B1.1 and/or B2 Aircraft Maintenance License (preferably with an Embraer 170/190-series or other aircraft type training);
  • You have knowledge of EASA law and regulations, extensive knowledge and experience within an aircraft maintenance environment;
  • You are customer-oriented, commercial and cost-conscious, able to improvise, to think in terms of solutions and possibilities;
  • You have a good command of the English language and preferably also in the Dutch language in word and writing;
  • You have at least basic knowledge of the MS Office package;
  • The maintenance is carried out 24/7, we work in shifts based upon 40hrs/wk;
  • Furthermore, you recognize yourself in the following competencies: Stress-resistant, flexibility, initiative, working in a team, interpersonal sensitivity, effective communication.

Our renumeration package:

  • Next to a daily job with nice assignments and variety in work and locations at Schiphol- East, Schiphol-Airport and European Outstations, we offer you excellent primary and secondary employment conditions;
  • A good monthly base salary; indication of the gross salary is between € 3.322,- till € 4.229,-;
  • A good gross monthly shift-allowance of approx. € 750,-;
  • In addition we offer a year-end bonus and a yearly profit sharing;
  • We offer a holiday allowance;
  • We provide a good pension contribution, also with a (large) company part to contribute to your pension scheme;
  • We offer reduced traveling on KLM/KLC-flights based upon availability;
  • We provide full options for training & deveopment;
  • You must be in possession of a European work permit;
  • During the employment you must resident in The Netherlands or be prepared to move to The Netherlands. 

More information:

For more information please contact Philip den Ouden, Team Manager Regional Jet Center, tel. +31646753348. 
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