Licensed Aircraft Engineer

locationUnited Kingdom
PublishedPublished: Published 1 week ago
B1 Licensed engineer

We are excited to be working with British Airways on the recruitment of Licensed Aircraft Engineers to join them on a permanent basis at Heathrow!


  • Lead and supervise maintenance activities including setting clear targets and expectations to deliver departmental objectives
  • Ensure team and individual compliance with company procedures in direct relation to the supervision of maintenance tasks being conducted
  • Responsible for the successful completion of all allocated, planned and ad-hoc maintenance tasks. This is expected to be achieved through effective leadership, supervision of maintenance and efficient allocation of resources, equipment and assets
  • Provide oversight and certification of individual and team maintenance activities, ensuring compliance with safety, company procedures, regulatory and airmanship standards (this includes C Certification for non-scheduled inputs and modification inputs in Base Maintenance areas)
  • Be responsible for remaining qualified and authorised required aircraft types, vehicles and equipment applicable to area and able to carry out all tasks associated with the Certifying Licensed Technician role
  • Hold a BX stamp, carry out the requirements of a BX stamp holder (as required by the area)
  • Create a culture of continuous improvement in a production environment, in order to increase unit performance and colleague development


  • An Unrestricted CAA UK Part-66 Category B1 and/or B2 licence
  • Type rated on at least one of the following types: A320, B777, B787, A350, A380
  • Proven recent experience at certifying aircraft, 6 months within last 2 years

What's in it for you?...

Training and Development:

  • You will have access to the specialist technical training facility at Heathrow which is the venue for all our type course training
  • Wide range of industry leading Part-147 / Part-145 training, which includes the latest Aircraft types, technological classrooms and simulators
  • Access to a suite of personal and developmental professional training through a Global Learning Academy at Heathrow

Flexible Benefits:

  • A flexible benefits scheme which gives you the option to buy from a range of benefits such as private medical insurance, life assurance, and critical illness cover
  • Discounted confirmed flights for friends and family on BA from date of joining
  • Once in role, access to standby flights (with eligibility for the Club cabin) for yourself and three nominees
  • Discounted standby travel on other airlines in the oneworld alliance
  • Discounts on car hire, hotels, leisure activities, entertainment and many more
  • Pension scheme
  • Variety of shift patterns to suit your work life balance
  • and many more...

Don't miss this incredible opportunity to join one of the world's most prestigious Airlines!

Apply today for more information.

Licensed Aircraft Engineer