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Aircraft Licensed Engineer

Air Arabia


Ref: NP151-42

The Role

About the Company

Air Arabia (PJSC), listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa. Air Arabia commenced operations in October 2003 and currently operate from three major hubs located in Sharjah, UAE (Head Office); Casablanca, Morocco and Alexandria, Egypt.

Having won numerous awards, Air Arabia continues to rapidly expand. Last year our group passenger numbers increased by 12.8% to 5.3 million. Financially, we recorded a net profit of approximately 75 million GBP.

About the Job

The purpose of this role is to perform routine and non-routine maintenance on ABY and 3rd party aircraft without violating safety and quality standards in a cost-effective manner.

Key Accountabilities

• Carries out maintenance on ABY and 3rd party aircraft during Transit checks IAW Air Arabia and GCAA standards.
• Ensure Station maintained to GCAA standard.
• Monitor Engineering Store and ensure correct stock levels and Shelf life of spares.
• Monitor Calibration dates of calibrated tooling.
• Utilize the Station Technicians effectively and professionally without violating safety and quality standards.
• Maintain/Monitor Approvals of all Engineers/Technicians on Station.
• Be Flexible and ensure Operation is protected at all times.
• Advise Outstation Maintenance Manager of equipment or tooling shortfalls that could potentially affect the smooth operation of the station.
• Carries out technical and administrative tasks as directed by Outstation Maintenance Manager.
• To maintain communication between Engineer and MCC in the event of an AOG situation .
• Willing to work under harsh condition and shift work.


• Holder of a valid UAE GCAA Aircraft Maintenance Engineer's License or ICAO state member licensed type with recent experience of six (6) months within last 2 years and with A320/CFM-56-5 type rating endorsed.

• Minimum of 6 years in Aviation maintenance out of which at least 1 year as A320 Certifying Engineer, holding current Certificate to release to service.

• Very good knowledge of AMM/IPC/TSM/Air NAV. Good English and computer skills.

About the Company

Air Arabia (PJSC), listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is the Middle East and North Africa’s first and leading low-cost carrier flying to over 100 destinations across the world. Air Arabia was the first airline to introduce the low-cost carrier concept in the region and is on a mission to serve all Arab countries and beyond, constantly undergoing aggressive route expansion, taking advantage of its ideally located hubs in the United Arab Emirates, Morocco, Egypt and Jordan. Over the past thirteen years, Air Arabia, through continuous market research and customer feedback, provides a range of value added services to millions of passengers who chose to fly with Air Arabia’s fleet of A320 aircraft. The airline commenced operations in October 2003 and achieved financial break-even from its very first year of services and has been profitable ever since.

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