Senior Technical Services Engineer (Powerplant) Glasgow
Loganair
Glasgow, GB
4d ago

Loganair operates a comprehensive network of scheduled and charter flights around the United Kingdom and Europe. It continues to grow, and it now has around 750 members of staff, in various departments, including, Engineering, Flight Operations, Ground and Customer Services, Safety and Compliance, Commercial, Finance and Operations.

Applications are now welcome with respect to the above full-time vacancy within the Engineering Technical Services department.

The role Provides technical support of engine types operated and managed by Loganair Limited ensuring continued airworthiness whilst improving safety, aircraft availability, reliability and optimising cost.

Responsibilities :

  • Provide a complete technical support service to all departments within Loganair Limited
  • Manage, specify, develop and control the workscope of Engines and Auxiliary Power Units (APUs) in order to achieve the highest technical standards and optimum cost
  • Continually review and develop engine fleet reliability, investigate incidents, implement improvements and define technical changes to maintenance programme
  • Define engine condition monitoring policies to ensure maximum safety, improve reliability and prevent costly delays
  • Monitor the in-service condition and performance of engines and schedule engine changes to minimise disruption to the operation
  • Manage and control spare engine availability
  • Define additional work required to provide solutions to on-going technical problems
  • Respond to operational problems, incidents and AOG situations, this includes providing a 24hr on-call service on a rota-basis
  • Assess relevant Regulatory Authority requirements and Directives and review manufacturers communications, implementing appropriate actions
  • Provide subject matter expertise in negotiating Repair & Overhaul contracts for Engines and APUs, on behalf of the Company, significant engine warranty claims and support programmes with the engine manufacturers and contracted repair agencies
  • Liaise with aircraft lessor and engine OEMs.
  • Utilise experience to provide guidance and support to other members of the department as required
  • Deputise for Technical Services Manager when required including carrying out departmental appraisals for Technical Services Engineers
  • Requirements :

  • A Mechanical or Aeronautical University Degree OR hold an EASA / UK CAA Part 66 Cat B1 License
  • Experience in a similar role within an airline or with an engine manufacturer or overhaul agency
  • Previous people management experience would be advantageous
  • A thorough, detailed and analytical approach to work
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well on your own initiative
  • Flexibility with an ability to adapt and respond to changing work demands whilst working under pressure
  • Ability to make decisions outside the scope of available technical documentation and, when appropriate, to challenge OEM recommendations and internal processes and procedures
  • To apply for the position, please submit your CV and a covering letter in support of your application by email to

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