Aircraft Fitter (BBBH15995) Oxfordshire, England

My client has a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated and ambitious Aircraft Fitter to join them on a permanent basis. The role will be working in a challenging, fast-paced and rewarding environment!

Role: Aircraft Fitter
Location: Brize Norton, Oxfordshire
Hours: 5,5,4 rotating shift pattern 07:00-19:00. 
Salary: Competitive

Essential Job Function:

  • Maintenance, Repairs and Modifications to the aircraft
  • Accurately navigate and interpret aircraft maintenance documentation
  • Carrying out aircraft modifications


  • Compliance with the organisational policies and procedures
  • Identifying and rectifying existing and potential unsafe conditions
  • Maintaining the work environment in a clean and safe manner using a “clean as you go” approach
  • Complying with company Safety Management System (SMS) occurrence reporting procedures
  • Complying with the safety policy
  • Complete aircraft paperwork to a high standard
  • An awareness of COSHH, Working at height and Manual handling safety requirements
  • Actively embrace a Continuous Improvement (CI) culture

Essential Requirements:

  • Must hold a value aircraft standards-based qualification (Apprenticeship/NVQ level 3) or aircraft related academic qualification/traineeship with a minimum of 3 years recorded experience
  • Current Human Factor initial and refresher, EWIS an SFAR 88 certificate - ability to provide documents
  • Knowledge of aeronautical regulations
  • Must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal
  • Be able to successfully complete security clearance

Desirable Requirements:

  • Experience on A400M, Propeller or Wide body Aircraft
  • Previous exposure to AirNav and Amos
  • Knowledge of MAA MRP Part 145 regulations
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team
  • Be able to work on own initiative and demonstrate leadership skills
  • IPAF/MEWPS familiarisation


  • Competitive company contributed pension scheme
  • Annual pay review
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Help given towards gaining Part 66 licence
  • Progression opportunities within the company

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Melanie Cave at Line Up Aviation –
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