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Licenced Aircraft Engineer


Reference 9261 Closing date 26/4/2024 Brand British Airways Career area Engineering Location JFK Airport, New York


A career without limits

As the nation’s flag carrier, we take great pride in connecting Britain with the world and the world with Britain.

It’s something we’ve been doing for over 100 years, ever since we launched the world’s first international scheduled air service between London and Paris.

This originality has been in our blood since day one. It’s the spirit we share with the people that fly with us, our partners, and our colleagues.

So, whether you are a reassuring voice on the end of a phone, a smile at the door, under a wing keeping the turbines spinning or landing us gently in far-flung places, a job at British Airways is yours to make.

We know great things can happen when you’re inspired to think big and bring your ambition to work every day, which is why, at British Airways the sky is never the limit.

The role: 

Maintenance Representative JFK

Licensed Aircraft Engineer (LAE)

Salary dependent on experience

What you’ll do:

Customers are at the heart of everything we do at British Airways. Our commitment to them is integral to our promise: To Fly. To Serve

Right now, we have a range of opportunities for engineering professionals to join British Airways as Licensed Aircraft Engineers (LAE) to lead teams delivering aircraft inspections, repair, overhaul and modification.

What you’ll bring to British Airways:

You’ll be instrumental to our ability to provide every customer with an exceptional experience. With pride and passion in what you do, you’ll be committed to achieving the highest standards of safety, efficiency and operational excellence. Millions of customers around the world will feel the benefit of your expertise. You’ll help them get where they need to go in style and allow our in-flight crew to serve with a smile. With you in our team, we’ll achieve our vision to become the ‘most admired airline’.

With technical expertise that’s second to none, our fleet can give you the variety, challenges and rewards that you’re looking for reporting to the Station Maintenance Manager

Your experience:.

It is essential you have an unrestricted CAA Part-66 Category B1 or B2Licence or an FAA A&P licence, preferably with experience on and current authorisation for at least one of the following aircraft Boeing 777, 787 or Airbus 350

What we offer:

We believe that all the people who work with us should feel valued for the part they play. It’s one of the reasons our rewards go far beyond a competitive salary.

From the day you join us, 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!

At British airways you’ll have the chance to tackle new challenges and move forward in a way that feels right for you. We encourage all those who work for us to consider opportunities right across our business to help you develop and progress.

We never stand still, and we don’t expect our people to either.

Inclusion & Diversity

We recognise that all our colleagues are uniquely different and bring their own originality, creativity, and identity to work. We encourage people from all backgrounds to be part of our journey to become a Better BA.

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