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It’s an exciting time to be at British Airways. We’re celebrating our centenary year throughout 2019 – and making an unprecedented investment in new aircraft and every aspect of the customer experience.

If you’re made of the same qualities as us, you could soon be part of the next chapter of our story.  Together as one team, we’re connecting Britain with the world and the world to Britain like no one else.

We currently have a vacancy for the role of Fleet Technical Engineer working in our Engineering Maintenance Control Team (Maintrol) based in the Network Operations Control Centre in Waterside. 

Part of a small specialist team you will be responsible for support and recovery of aircraft worldwide.

With in-depth fleet knowledge gained through hands on experience, you will need specific knowledge of aircraft mechanical and avionics systems. 

You will be able to delegate effectively, agree objectives with a full understanding of regulatory and legal constraints to ensure appropriate compliance.

Strong analytical skills are required to interpret business information, solving problems and deficiencies.

A high degree of business awareness is required with the ability to interact with our customers, government and industry bodies to represent and promote British Airways best interests.

Please see the attached Job Description for a comprehensive listing of our requirements for this rarely advertised role.

Great journeys require first-class aircraft. That’s why we’ve our world class engineering function is so important to the British Airways customer experience. On our team, you get to work in unrivalled facilities on one of the most diverse fleets around: 300 aircraft from 747s (the 'queen of the skies') to new A320neos and A350s. Get ready to push your engineering skills to ensure our customers fly in the safest, most reliable aircraft in the skies.

In return for keeping our fleet at the forefront of the sector, you’ll receive great rewards and lots of scope to develop your engineering skills and progress your career.

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