Aircraft Engineer - CAT B1 License (m/f/d) Cathay Pacific Airways

  • Frankfurt am Main

Great Careers in a Great Team!

The Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Group offers scheduled passenger and cargo services to over 200 destinations in Asia, North America, Australia, Europe and Africa, using a fleet of close to 200 aircraft. Cathay Pacific is a member of the Swire group and is a public company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.  Cathay Pacific is a founder member of the oneworld global alliance and Cathay Dragon is an affiliate member.

Main responsibilities:

  • Perform routine and non- routine maintenance on Cathay Pacific aircrafts to the highest standards in accordance with company procedures, incl. transit and daily inspections
  • Removal /installation of aircraft components in accordance to the manufactures technical documentation  
  • Perform rectification of airframe, engines, avionics and cabin systems defects
  • Perform servicing and testing of aircraft systems
  • Supervise and direct a team of mechanics
  • Perform Relief Engineer duties if and when required
  • Perform general office administration to enable efficient and timely operation
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Engineering Manager

Professional and personal competencies:

  • Successfully completed vocational training as Aircraft Mechanic with specialisation in maintenance
  • Qualification CAT-B1 License and European drivers licence class B
  • Relevant work experience with maintenance of aircraft parts, ideally with Boeing 777 / 744 / 747-8 and Airbus A350
  • Good German knowledge is preferable (required for communication with local (airport) authorities)
  • Fluent in spoken and written English, good German knowledge is preferable
  • Very good knowledge of common MS Office Products & Win 8
  • reliable, systematic and self-reliant functioning
  • ability to work in a team
  • willingness to work on shifts (incl. weekends and public holidays) 

We offer:

We offer all our employees (and their travel nominees) heavily discounted flights on Cathay Pacific, Cathay Dragon, our oneworld partners and with some other airlines too. A bunch of other company benefits such as company pension scheme, 13th month salary, additional allowances, vacation bonus, and lots more.  Furthermore, we have a dedicated Learning Academy equipped to support all of our people on their career journeys. The size and complexity of our airline means a wide range of development opportunities and diverse career paths are available.

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Above position is under local conditions & services. Applicants without a working permit for Germany/EU cannot be considered. A CAT-B1 License (EASA or HKAR Part-66) and driver’s license are mandatory requirements, so applicants without those cannot be considered.