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Saab Global

Licensed Aircraft Engineer

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Closing date: 30 July 2024

Role Overview: As a Licensed Aircraft Engineer, you will perform both scheduled and unscheduled line and base maintenance on various aircraft. Your role will also encompass component maintenance, training, and logistics duties. This is a dynamic position that requires flexibility, technical expertise, and a strong customer focus.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot, inspect, repair, and maintain aircraft, engines, avionics, electrical systems, and ground support equipment.
  • Perform defect rectification efficiently and effectively.
  • Undertake specialist assignments including flight line and base maintenance, aircraft repairs, training, refueling, marshalling, and conducting pre-flight and post-flight checks.
  • Perform acceptance inspections on components and equipment, and assist with parts inventory management.
  • Complete all required maintenance records and logbooks accurately and promptly.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Current B1 EASA Part 66 License with at least one type endorsement.
    A B2 license and type rating on the Bombardier Global G6000 (BD700) are highly desirable but not a requirement.
  • Extensive experience in maintenance procedures and inspections, with a strong understanding of technical reference materials (e.g., maintenance manuals, illustrated part catalogues, service bulletins, structural repair manuals, engineering drawings, airworthiness notes).
  • Excellent communication skills, fluent in both written and spoken English.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and share knowledge and experiences with colleagues and customers.
  • Proficient in using computer-based maintenance systems and experienced in quality work according to military and/or civil aviation standards.
  • Curious, open-minded, tolerant, and highly customer-focused, with a strong ability to adapt to new cultures.
  • Security clearance eligibility is required for this position.

Note: To All candidates kindly attached EASA license copy with your resumes.

What you will be a part of:

Saab Middle East, a subsidiary of Saab AB supplies a wide range of services and integrated support solutions to United Arab Emirates Armed Forces for cost-efficient support of systems and platforms throughout their life cycle. You will be part of an operational support team in AEW - (Airborne Early Warning) Project.

About Saab

Saab is a global Defence and Security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defence, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 19,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.