Aircraft Maintenance Technician – BAE SYSTEM , Saudi Arabia

JOB PURPOSE
BAE Systems is the UK Government’s nominated Prime Contractor under the Government-to-Government arrangements that are in place to provide equipment, support and training to Saudi Arabia. We provide maintenance of Royal Saudi Air Force aircraft and train RSAF personnel safely in a training environment in how to use their aircraft, equipment and weapons. For such maintenance training, this role is responsible for the training and mentoring activities in respect to the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) employees and is responsible for actively supporting the recovery of aircraft and associated components within the Hawk Accessory Repair / Pneudraulic Shop and carry out AMS/Pneudraulic aircraft maintenance activities within the Hawk Depth Shop (Phase Servicing) in order to meet the operational training requirements and display team flying of the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) at King Faisal Air (KFAB), where required also support the Hawk Flight line operation.

JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES
The efficient day to day support in the running of the Hawk Accessory Repair/Pneudraulic/Depth Shop including:
Maintaining good engineering practice and compliance with RSAF Technical Orders in all aspects of the Hawk Accessory Repair/Pneudraulic/Depth Shop
Prepare items for calibration within his work area
Carry out TCTO’s and Special inspections when directed
Have a thorough knowledge of Aircraft Safety devices and Aircraft operating areas
Ensure compliance with tool control and the KFAB SAFO program
Support deployments to other bases within and out of KSA when required and be able to prepare equipment to support these deployments
Be able to provide functional guidance to the SNTTP programs in respect of any engineering issues that may arise
Act as MIIP on any aircraft or ground support technical related issues
Monitor all supply issues affecting the Hawk Accessory Repair/Pneudraulic Shop
Providing up to date briefings and information to all concerned parties on daily progress and any issues affecting the Hawk Accessory Repair/Pneudraulic/Depth Shop

RECRUITMENT SPECIFICATION
The Hawk Aircraft Maintenance Technician should meet the following criteria
Essential
Will be able to demonstrate experience in aircraft maintenance and engineering in a relevant role.
Must have completed a formal Hawk aircraft training course in the AMS discipline
Must be trained in aircraft engineering or a related technical discipline at a civilian or military school of technical training, or have completed an appropriate engineering apprenticeship
Must be a quality minded, mature, individual that adopts a positive and proactive approach to aircraft maintenance and support issues
Must have and be able to demonstrate sound oral and written two-way communication skills with the ability to be tactful, discreet and confident in dealing with people at all levels
Be able to work in close harmony in a mixed EE/SN workforce
Must be able to work on his own initiative to resolve complex technical issues
Must be computer literate with a sound understanding of the Microsoft Office Suite
Must hold a current driving licence UK or KSA
Desirable
Have a sound understanding of the RSAF 4-1-7166 series and supporting technical publications applicable to his work area

EXPATRIATE EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
In return for the required high levels of commitment and hard work you will receive a competitive salary, rent free accommodation, with access to free recreation facilities, all available within Company secured accommodation. In addition, a generous leave and travel allowance makes this an opportunity not to be missed.
On successfully securing a role your appointment to Saudi Arabia will initially be on single status. On commencement of employment in Saudi Arabia you will have the opportunity to apply to have your family join you in the future. A full health care scheme is provided within Saudi Arabia.

SAUDI NATIONAL EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
In return for the required high levels of commitment and hard work you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, including a generous leave and travel allowance, a full health care scheme and access to subsidised recreational facilities

BAE Systems
At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 82,500 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

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