A Licence Aircraft Technician

locationUnited Kingdom
PublishedPublished: Published 1 week ago
Engineering general

We have an exciting new opportunity for A licensed Aircraft Technicians to join British Airways on a permanent basis in Heathrow!

About the role:

The Technician grade is based on an CAA Cat A license and allows for Limited Maintenance Authorisation certification in accordance with BA Engineering Department Quality procedures, for specific maintenance tasks, component changes and routine checks personally performed by the individual.


  • Completion of maintenance tasks, rectification of defects including component changes within the scope of appropriate Authorisation as defined in British Airways Engineering Quality Procedures. Shall issue a CRS or Sign-Off as applicable for maintenance carried out.
  • Support Planning by ensuring completion of tasks to agreed time scales
  • Maintain a safe working environment through adherence to quality, health and safety and housekeeping standards
  • Carry out computer and documentary transactions as required.
  • Support the development of a high-performance team and culture, in line with the company hallmarks
  • Support the delivery of departmental and directorate objectives in line with company hallmarks working flexibly to support maintenance activities that may include transporting, positioning and delivering components, material and equipment.
  • Replenish vehicles, storage facilities and equipment as necessary


  • Applicant shall hold an CAA 66 Cat A or Cat B1 licence
  • Valid full UK driving licence (or equivalent) (desirable)
  • Ability to hold airport restricted zone access (essential for Terminal based role)
  • Ability to hold an airside driving licence (desirable)
  • Successful applicants must attain either A3 or A4 type qualifications relevant to their work area.
  • Ability to hold Cat3 / HGV driving permit (desirable)
  • Ability to carry out aircraft headset functions.

What's in it for you?

you'll get access to brilliant staff travel benefits including unlimited basic and premium standby tickets on British Airways flights. You'll also receive up to 30 discounted 'Hotline' airfares per year for yourself, friends, and family.

You'll also have the opportunity for training and development and much more!!

Don't miss this fantastic opportunity!

Apply today for full details.

A Licence Aircraft Technician