Aircraft Engineer Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

KWS

Job Description:-

KWS Airwing

The Service is in the process of strengthening its Aircraft Maintenance Wing in compliance with the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) requirements and therefore seeks to fill the under-listed positions at its Airwing located at Wilson Airport.

Aircraft Technician – Job Grade “8” – Six (6) Posts.

Responsible to the Licensed Aircraft Engineer/Supervisor for overall accurate examination, inspection, repair, replacing and maintaining aircraft parts and components in accordance with the appropriate Maintenance Manuals and laid down manufacturer, regulatory and institutional procedures.

Duties & Responsibilities:-

Examine and inspect aircraft components and engine components.
Fuel system installation and rigging.
Inspect completed work to certify that maintenance meets standards practices and that aircraft are ready for release to service / certification.
Read and interpret maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
Evaluate information to determine compliance with KCAA regulations and standards.
Diagnose mechanical problems and resolve as per the standard procedures.
Carry out component replacement when time in service is over / expires.
Replace defective parts using hand tools or power tools.
Test aircraft parts with gauges and other diagnostic equipment.
Perform any other duties as assigned by the supervisor

Job Requirements

Certificate in aeronautical engineering from a recognized Institution.
Minimum of five (3) years working experience.
Comprehensive knowledge of the KCAA regulations.
Training in Crew Resource Management, Aviation Security and Dangerous Goods will be added advantage

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To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@kws.go.ke