Careers at Patriot Aviation

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Patriot Aviation regularly recruits for engineers and administration to add to its growing Service Centre team in Coventry. Our current vacancies are listed below.  Should you be interested in applying for a role, please forward your CV to the details provided and we will be in touch.


Vacancies available:

Licensed Aircraft Engineer – B1.1 aneo recruit another experienced Licensed Aircraft Engineer specialising in fixed wing aircraft.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our existing team of professionals based at Coventry Airport.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the post holder will perform a wide range of aircraft maintenance tasks on a diverse fleet.

Qualifications and Experience;
EASA Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence with B1.1 and B1.2 with full group 3 piston engine aeroplanes.
Type ratings that would be advantageous are DA40, DA42, Piper single and multi-engine series and Cessna single and multi-engine series.
Learjet 40/45 and Beechcraft king air 200 series.
Ideally 5 years or more as the holder of the Part 66 licence.
Full UK driving licence.

Normal duties will be in the hangar environment at Coventry Airport, but role holder may be asked from time to time to work in the field, or at one of the other sites within the group.

To apply, please email a cover letter and your CV to Lynn.Goodwin@bih.uk.com

Purchase Ledger Clerk - Baginton, Coventry

Patriot Aerospace Group (PAG) has an immediate and exciting opportunity for Purchase Ledger Clerk. This is a new, permanent and full-time role within the company to support the Assistant Financial Controller in delivering improved cost management of the Division.

The successful person will be responsible for...

  • All purchase ledger activities – working as part of a team of purchase ledger clerks looking after up to 6 companies (division of ledgers yet to be established).
  • Ensuring a three-way match for material costs incurred
  • Seeking management approval of non-PO’d costs.
  • Preparing payment runs
  • Reconciliation of supplier accounts
  • Supporting the Finance Managers in ensuring accuracy of transactions in their respective ledgers.
  • Other adhoc duties

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

Essential:

  • Proven previous purchase ledger experience
  • Strong analytical skills to be able to see underlying trends and question the figures given
  • Confidence with using Excel to an advanced level
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to interact with staff at all levels
  • Ability to prioritise their own workload within a pressurised environment

Desirable:

  • Knowledge or interest in the Aviation industry
  • Experience of working closely within a shared service or multi-company business
  • Experience with Sage X3 & AeroTrac

A competitive remuneration package is available for the successful applicant.

Working hours are 08:30 to 16:30 Monday to Friday with a half hour lunch break.

Office location is Coventry Airport West, Baginton, Coventry, CV8 3AZ

To apply for this position please send a covering letter and CV to  Lynn.Goodwin@bih.uk.com

Chief Engineer – B1.2

Are you looking for a new and exciting role with a small, friendly team based in the heart of the UK, but with the possibility of worldwide travel?

Patriot Aviation Engineering is a growing business based at Coventry Airport and part of the Aviation section within Rigby Group Plc. We aim to provide quick and efficient base maintenance service to our customers in the UK and worldwide. Our specialist and dedicated team carry out scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and warranty repairs and we are proud to be a Gold Level service centre for Diamond aircraft.

Due to increasing workload we are looking for a Chief Engineer with EASA Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence B1.2 with full group 3 piston engine aeroplanes.

Managing a small team of 10 engineers and aircraft mechanics, the ideal candidate will be driven, flexible and happy to work in a fast-moving environment, with a varied and interesting workload. You will be professional and proactive in your approach to managing people and processes, along with having high individual standards. You will also need to be comfortable working with new and exciting technologies such as new generation composite aircraft.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the post holder will perform a wide range of aircraft maintenance tasks on a diverse fleet but will specialise in the Diamond DA40 & 42 series Aircraft, along with their line management duties.

We would ideally like someone with 5 years or more as the holder of a part 66 licence. Type ratings that would be advantageous are DA40, DA42 Series, Piper single and multi-engine series and Cessna single and multi-engine series.

A Full UK driving licence is required as travel will form part of this role.

If this sounds like an exciting opportunity to you, please send your c.v. to  Lynn.Goodwin@bih.uk.com

Closing date for applications is 29th August 2018