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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

Licensed Aircraft Engineers B1.3/B2 – S61 Helicopter – Falklands Islands

British International Helicopters (Offshore) are currently looking to recruit an experienced aircraft B1.3 and B2 licensed engineer type rated on the S61 helicopters. This is an exciting opportunity to join our existing team of professionals based in the Falkland Islands.

The successful engineers will be motivated professionals with high individual standards.

Duties will be to perform a wide range of aircraft maintenance tasks with priority being given to avionic/mechanical tasks dependent on the engineer’s licence, however the engineers must be willing to undertake other duties as required when workload dictates.

Tasking will include scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, defect diagnosis and rectification, embodiment of modifications, service bulletins and other mandatory or non-mandatory maintenance.

The successful applicants will be able to demonstrate competence in fault finding, scheduled maintenance and installation of modifications, including the use of hand tools and specialised test equipment.

Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the ability to work with minimal supervision and to take responsibility for your own work is essential. You should be capable of organising your own workload within those limits set by the Chief Engineer.

You must also be an effective team player, capable of working as part of a small dedicated team of engineers and have the ability to interact well with your colleagues and the wider business.

Qualifications

  • EASE B1.3 or B2 licence, type rated S61.
  • Consideration will also be given to engineers who hold a type licence in the category complex/multi engine.
  • Full UK driving licence.

Experience

  • At least two years line or base maintenance on S61.

This role is based in the Falkland Islands, the successful candidate will need to comply with Falkland Islands Immigration policy and obtain a relevant work permit if not a Falkland Islands resident.

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

Chief Engineer – B1.1 and B1.2 – Coventry Airport

With our ongoing expansion in the UK & Europe, Patriot Aviation is currently now looking to recruit a Chief Engineer. This is an exciting opportunity to join the growing existing team of professionals based at Coventry Airport.

The successful person will be a motivated professional with high individual standards.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the post holder will perform a wide range of aircraft maintenance tasks on a diverse fleet but specialising on the Diamond DA40 & 42 series Aircraft.

Qualifications

  • 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 Series, Piper single and multi-engine series and Cessna single and multi-engine series.

Experience

  • 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 UK , but the role holder may be asked from time to time to work at other UK and European locations.

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