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Work For A Leading Business Jet Company

  • by: Rebecca Giuliani
  • On: 11, Oct 2022
3 min read

VHR is currently looking for experienced B1's Jets & Mechanics for fantastic permanent opportunities based in the UK. This well-established Business Jet company are looking for large volume recruitment of the best in aviation for exciting projects based in multiple locations around the UK.

The company offers a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension
  • Life assurance
  • Great work-life balance
  • Cycle-to-work schemes
  • Travel Insurance
  • Income protection
  • Gym memberships

We are looking for suitable candidates who have the right to live and work in the UK.

A Brilliant Company with Fantastic Opportunities

This leading Business Jet company focuses on their employee's growth within the company which in turn offers a variety of fantastic opportunities for career progression. Many previous employees have had the window of opportunity to progress through the ranks, quickly advancing their aviation careers.

Within the company, you will be trained in-house on additional type ratings and receive on-the-job training from aviation specialists.

The company offers a brilliant benefits package with over 10 additional perks whilst working in the organisation as well as an attractive salary and package.

You will play a vital role in long-term business growth which will allow yourself to grow through the company.


Working on a full range of modern Executive Jets in a Line Maintenance environment, you can gain valuable experience and work towards gaining your Aircraft Engineers License.

The successful candidate will join a long-established and respected forward-thinking company that has a proven pedigree in career development within the organisation with type and non-type training provided to develop your skills and capabilities.

You will require:

  • At least 2 years recent experience of working in a Base or Line Support 145 organisation in a business jet or General Aviation Environment.
  • Completed a City and Guilds or diploma equivalent in aircraft engineering or relevant technical apprenticeship and/or trade qualifications.
  • Can demonstrate a high level of skill across multiple disciplines, such as mechanical, structural, and power plant tasks.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Carry out assigned maintenance, repairs, and modification of aircraft and associated system as allocated.
  • Record on worksheets details of the tasks completed, accurately reflecting the works performed with time booking.
  • When not assigned aircraft, fully utilise available time productively to support the maintenance and cleanliness of the facility, and personal development for career growth.
  • Comply with all procedures detailed within the Maintenance Organisation Exposition.
  • Comply with all company health and safety policies, procedures and COSHH requirements.

B1’s Jets 

This is a certifying Licensed Engineer position reporting to the Base Maintenance Manager. The B1 LAE must hold a valid EASA / UK PART 66 Aircraft Maintenance License and preferably at least one of the type ratings required. These include but are not limited to:

  •  Bombardier Challenger CL-600-2A12/-2B16 (601, 604, 605).
  •  Bombardier Global / Global Express BD-700-1A10/-1A11
  •  Cessna Citation XLS
  • Cessna Citation Latitude
  •  Phenom 300
  •  Falcon 2000

Training on additional type ratings can be provided.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Carry out scheduled Base and Line maintenance activities at the Base and provide certification of own work alongside supervision and certification of unlicensed engineer's work.
  • Carry out aircraft maintenance as an unlicensed engineer when required for aircraft types not held on approval.
  • Ensure the completion of the schedule of customer order requirements when acting as supervising, certifying or category C engineer for a given input.
  • AOG activities at and away from the Base.
  • Travel to, and work at, other bases for short periods as required.
  • Compliance with Maintenance Organisation Exposition and published processes and procedures.
  • Ensuring that Health and Safety procedures, processes and COSHH are always observed.


  • Be happy to travel to other locations, including overseas occasionally, at short notice.
  • Be computer literate.
  • Be eligible to hold a UK security clearance.
  • A full driving licence is preferred.
  • A current valid passport is required.

VHR welcomes applicants from all nationalities, backgrounds and locations all over the world, but applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.

How to Apply

For further information and to discuss salary and package, please contact Aviation staffing specialist Rebecca Giuliani at rebecca.giuliani@v-hr.com with the reference BJET22.

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