Technical and Engineering, Engineering general

Power Plant Engineer

Last updated: 2 weeks ago
Expires: 3 months from now
Job Role:
Technical and Engineering, Engineering general
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Job description


This is your opportunity to become a part of a fast-growing airline that is expanding its business ventures in the charter, ACMI, and Cargo business. We are an EU-based Airline Company with headquarters in Riga (Latvia), Tallinn (Estonia), and Lija (Malta).

SmartLynx Airlines specializes in full-service ACMI aircraft lease services and is an acknowledged ACMI, cargo, and charter provider in the EU on Airbus A320, A321, and A330 aircraft. 

From year to year we are growing - in fleet size, block hours, team members, and a number of awards.

SmartLynx Airlines is a proud owner of the 2019 Best Employer in Latvia in the Transportation Sector award.

We are looking for new colleagues from all over the world. We offer a highly attractive relocation package to one of our headquarters or alternatively working from anywhere in the world with occasional travel to visit your Team in one of our headquarters. 



  • You will ensure Engine Condition Trend Monitoring and take actions as required;
  • Monitor Fleet performance and initiate corrective actions and improvements to maintain fleet health;
  • Ensure instructions for engines and APUs related defect rectification to AMO are provided;
  • You will evaluate and accomplish any applicable airworthiness directive, emergency airworthiness directive, operational directive, or continued airworthiness requirements of engines and APUs;
  • Responsible for tracking and controlling non-mandatory Service Bulletins evaluation and implementation for engines and
  • APUs;
  • Ensure data for reliability reports related to engines and APU is prepared and provided to the reliability engineer;
  • You will provide support on investigations for safety, regulatory, and reliability matters;
  • Supervise and Manage all defects, repairs, or modifications (Power Plants and APU);
  • You will be responsible for engine Shop visits, management, and table inspections;
  • Liaison with original equipment manufacturers and other external entities relevant to engines and APU;
  • Monitor and control of subcontracted activities;
  • You will be responsible for monitoring if subcontracted organizations activities are being performed to an approved standard of SmartLynx Airlines and in compliance with applicable regulations;
  • You will implement and control Engines and APUs LLPs to the OASES system;
  • Issue instructions, documents, or advice on the subject to economically support operations and return aircraft to service in a safe, airworthy, and timely manner related to engines and APUs.



  • You must have at least 3 years of experience as a power plant engineer;
  • Graduate of Degree in Aeronautical/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent;
  • Experience at least on one of CFM56-5B / V2500 / Trent 700 / LEAP-1B engine types is mandatory;
  • Knowledge of failure analysis or root cause engineering,
  • Knowledge of turbofan engine operation, dynamics, performance, and build;
  • You must be familiar with aircraft engines and APU systems and components;
  • You have the ability to multi-task and solve problems in a cost/time-efficient way;
  • Ability to work well under pressure and within scheduled timelines;
  • Ability to work well with others as part of a team;
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to coordinate assigned projects;
  • Good knowledge of EASA rules and regulations, Part-145 and Part-M;
  • Good knowledge of the English language;
  • Good knowledge and experience in operating computer software programs, handling computer data and information.



  • Opportunity to work with aviation experts;
  • Advantage of working in developing, international aviation company with friendly, modern and comfortable work atmosphere;
  • Fully paid lunch in the office during lunch hours;
  • Advanced health insurance;
  • Travel for great prices on SmartLynx Airlines charter flights for you and your family;
  • Corporate & Social events;
  • Professional and personal development opportunities while working in a fast-developing multicultural environment.