Role: Mechanic (B1)
Reports to: Base Maintenance Manager
Department: Production
Location: Twin Peaks, St Athan
Hours of Work: Monday-Thursday, Tuesday-Friday rotating, 07:00 – 17:45
Salary: Basic salary £24,500 plus £3,000 shift premium per annum

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, self-motivated Mechanic (B1) to join our dynamic team, using your experience within the aircraft engineering environment for all maintenance activities, including scheduled and unscheduled maintenance in response to our customers’ requirements.

The Role:

Under the direction of your supervisor, you will be responsible for completing tasks in accordance with Part-145 maintenance requirements, internal processes and procedures, and our customer Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

Putting safety and quality first, you will ensure adherence to Health & Safety procedures whilst carrying out aircraft maintenance within the limits of company approvals. Whilst upholding the highest level of engineering standards and practices, you will assist in driving the team to deliver defect rectification and investigation, repair, overhaul and modifications.

Main Responsibilities will include:

  • Carrying out maintenance of aircraft as defined in the Caerdav MOE and published procedures, using only correctly maintained and uniquely identified personal tooling and correct company tooling and calibrated test equipment
  • Under the direction of your supervisor, provide effective support of the aircraft maintenance and seek support if needed
  • Ensuring correct completion of all maintenance paperwork and forms in a timely manner before the end of the shift and in accordance with all aspects of the MOE Part 2 and procedures

Key requirements include:

  • Must be eligible to live and work in the UK
  • 3 years’ aviation maintenance experience (including time served during an apprenticeship) within a Part-145 (or equivalent) organisation
  • Ability to demonstrate aircraft system(s) knowledge and use of recognised aircraft documentation
  • Apprenticeship (or equivalent) in aviation or mechanical engineering
  • Minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) at grade C or above including Maths and English Language
  • Initial Human Factors, EWIS and Fuel Tank Safety

To apply for this role, please submit your CV and covering letter to

For full details, please download the full Job Role and Specification here.