B1 Shift Supervisor

Location Prestwick
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Nick Hyde

Contact email: n.hyde@chevron.org.uk
Job ref: 33257
Published: 4 months ago

Role: B1 Licensed Engineer, Shift Supervisor

Salary: Upon Application

Location: Prestwick

Hours: 5,5,4 - 12 hour shift


  • A current UK CAA Part 66 B1 License

  • Base maintenance experience

  • Hold A330 and/or A320 and/or B787 type on license and/or B737

Additional Requirements:

  • Hold the right to work in the UK – proof is required as part of our short-listing process

  • Have a valid drivers license

  • Hold proven experience at certifying aircraft

  • Have a good standard of written/ spoken English, including the ability to interact at a technical level

  • Previous people management / supervisory experience in a similar environment

Key Responsibilities:

  • To carry out certification of work carried out in accordance with the scope and privileges of the authorisations held and in accordance with the company

  • Supervising staff, in conjunction with a lead mechanic, allocated to the aircraft or zone that the Certifying Engineer is accountable for

  • Ensuring that any significant findings that could affect the aircraft delivery are reported via the correct channels as soon as possible

  • Ensuring that work is carried out in the most efficient manner, ensuring the aircraft turnaround times are met

  • Perform maintenance on aircraft and certify for all work performed, ensure correct staging, manual references, tooling and materials used are captured and accurate detail is provided.

  • Ensure continuity of work by completing the handover log and being available to give a handover at shift changes

  • Ensuring spares are identified and provisioned in the most time efficient manner, to avoid any delays in defect rectification

  • Keeping production boards up to date on a regular basis reflecting aircraft progress, critical item and timelines

  • Completing the customer work pack and all associated paperwork in line with regulatory requirements and company procedures

  • Ensure correct use and accuracy of the MRO system is maintained with regards to all maintenance activities.

  • Maintain awareness and knowledge of regulatory requirements and any associated changes in relation to EASA Part 145, Part M and Part 66

  • Housekeeping, ensuring work areas are kept clean and tidy as reasonably practicable

  • Ensuring personal license and authorisation remain valid

  • Ad hoc project work as required within the scope of the role

Company Benefits:

  • 7% employer contribution to pension

  • 240 hours annual leave per annum, increasing by 12 hours per year’s service up to max 300 hours

  • Private Dental cover on successful completion of probation period

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • In-house type training options to enhance your skills and long term personal growth

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