Aircraft Maintenance Engineer – Mechanical Components

Who are we

Since 1967, Jet Aviation has been crafting flight in its smoothest form. From one hangar in Basel, Switzerland, to some 4,000 employees, and some 50 locations worldwide. Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales, Charter, Completions, Defence, FBO, Fixed and Rotary Wing Maintenance, and Staffing. Behind every seamless Jet Aviation experience, is a team of dedicated professionals perfecting the art of flight. The artisans of aviation. The craft that brings our customers’ journey to life. In the hangar, on the ground, and behind the scenes. Enabling global flight, with passion.

Your Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced and motivated AME who will be responsible for assigned component projects whilst maintaining open lines of communication with their Leading Hand, Project and Planning Teams. This is a great career opportunity to join an industry leading organisation where you can expand your skills and experience. Your day-to-day will involve:

  • Ensuring maintenance performed on assigned component is carried out in compliance with company policies and procedures and Civil Aviation Regulations.
  • Providing detailed communication to Operations Coordinator, Project and Planning Teams on time to assist with progress updates with customers.
  • Other duties as directed by your supervisor.

As the AME for Landing Gear, Wheels & Brakes, you will work as part of a team and should ideally possess the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Certificate IV in Aeroskills or higher (or equivalent trade qualification).
  • Demonstrated understanding or ability to rapidly acquire knowledge of Aviation regulatory requirements.
  • Demonstrated experience in the non-destructive inspection field to Level 2 Standard would be an advantage in:
    • Magnetic Particle inspection
    • Eddy Current inspection
    • Penetrant Inspection
  • Strong communication skills, with experience in a fast-paced customer focused work environment with multiple priorities and project deadlines.
  • Intermediate level PC skills including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Aircraft Component Maintenance experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve and work under minimal direction to ensure succession of financial and delivery schedules.
  • Supervisory experience in an Aircraft Maintenance facility would be advantageous.

Why Jet?

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Global opportunities
  • Annual Flu Vaccination program
  • Employee Assistance Program – LifeWorks
  • Friendly team environment

How to apply

A cover letter (1-2 pages max) outlining how you meet the requirements of this role; and
A copy of your updated resume.

Please email to

Stephen Metcalfe (Manager Component Services Brisbane)
Apply online

Closing date

Friday, 29 October 2021

Work type

Full time


Brisbane, Coopers Plains QLD 4108, QLD


Jet Aviation