Current Opportunities

Component Engineer

Job position/grade: Non-Certifying Engineer
Location: Rayleigh, Essex, UK

We currently require a full-time permanent engineer within our Interiors, Communications & Navigation Division. The candidate must be compliant with PCB electronic component fault diagnosis techniques down to discreet component level. Some of the units repaired within the shop are as follows:

  • Navigational Components & Flight Deck Instrumentation.
  • Interior fluorescent & LED Lighting.
  • Crew Headsets and Cabin Handsets
  • In-Flight Entertainment accessories.
  • DVD Players & Flat Screen Monitors.
  • Multi-Functional Touch Panels & Switch Boxes.

Job entry requirements:

  • Previous experience in the Aviation industry is preferred but not essential. We may consider candidates from other industries having similar skills, with the purpose to cross train them.
  • Experience in engineering.
  • Experience in electronics and PCB fault finding techniques.

Job Information:

  • Starting salary subject to previous experience and industry relevance.
  • 28 days Holiday PA starting entitlement (includes Bank Holidays).
  • Working hours 08:00 to 16:30 Mon-Fri with half hour lunch break.
  • Extra holiday rewards accrued by sick-free years and length of service.
  • Pension and long-term illness/death in service scheme.

Applications can be made by submitting a current CV and covering letter to careers@oakenhurst.com