AF23681 - Certifying Engineer - B1 | DC Aviation Al Futtaim

Department: DC Aviation Al Futtaim
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 31-Aug-2016
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

DC Aviation Al Futtaim

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

About DC Aviation Al Futtaim:

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed  Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

About the Job:

The Certifying Engineer - B1 is responsible for ensuring proper maintenance of aircraft and expedient rectification of aircraft defects as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor. He/she is also involved in the supervision of maintenance staff, allocated to him by the maintenance supervisor, to ensure safe and on time dispatch of aircraft under his control.

Primary Duties:

  • Exercising his license/approval in relation to the accomplishment of scheduled, unscheduled maintenance and rectification of defects to ensure maintenance is accomplished to the required standards and the operating programme is achieved in an efficient and safe manner. 
  • Recording and issuing of Certificates of Release to Service for the work accomplished in accordance with the current TPM and legislation.
  • Reviewing the work and resources allocated and required to ensure expedient rectification of defects utilising allocated staff.
  • Advising the Supervisor of any impending service disruptions, problems or areas of concern that may have an impact on the operating programme.  Keeping the Super visor informed of all work performed by him during his duty period.
  • Ensuring staff under his immediate control adhere to published technical and safety requirements defined in published manuals and other publications.
  • Defining priorities to the staff allocated to him to ensure that efficient use of resources are channelled to an on time and safe flight departure.
  • Ensuring documentation and its certification is completed in a timely manner and to the defined procedures to meet Company requirements.
  • Ensure that replacement parts and components are of an approved type, correctly certified and released and are physically inspected prior to fitment to aircraft or component.  Ensure that removed components are correctly handled, labelled and blanked.
  • When supervising the work of others, ensuring that acceptable standards of workmanship and quality are maintained and the correct tools are employed to accomplish the task.
  • Reporting and compilation of technical delay reports in a timely manner, reporting significant defects, discrepancies, incidents, accidents and events as required by the TPM.
  • Ensuring arriving aircraft are met by either the certifying engineer or licensed mechanics and crews are suitably debriefed to ensure defects are accurately defined and recorded.
  • Undertaking such other duties as may be reasonably directed by the duty maintenance supervisor.
About You:

Minimum Qualifications / Experience:

  • Valid UAE CAR 66,  EASA Part 66 B1 licence, or equivalent
  • Falcon 7x endorsed 
  • 5 Years working in a corporate/VIP environment or First Class Airline
  • Experience in Middle East is an advantage

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you are not contacted within 30 days, your application has been deemed unsuccessful.

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
2. B1 license
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.