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CV, UK based Licensed Aircraft Engineer targets Australia

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 15168

List top 5 skills: active learning, attention to detail, complex problem solving, critical thinking, system analysis
Short Bio:

Completed 4 year apprenticeship with Virgin Atlantic gaining my aircraft maintenance engineers licence and completing all modules for the B1 category. Graduated to Technician at LHR base maintenance facility where I carry out in inspections, fault finding, troubleshooting, defect rectification and routine servicing. I am Hard working, Reliable, and keen to progress as my career in aviation continues.

Current location: 

England, United Kingdom - View on map

Nationality: 

british

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

Australia



Education And Qualifications
BTEC National Diploma in Aerospace Engineering

NVQ level 3 – Aircraft Engineering Maintenance [City & guilds 2661]

EASA part 66 Category A and B1 modules (all passed at 75% or higher)
Virgin Atlantic EASA Part 147 Training School, Crawley, West Sussex

UK CAA Issued EASA part 66 Category B1 licence

Airbus A340-300 & 600, Airbus A330 and Boeing 747-400 Cat ‘A’ practical course
Virgin Atlantic EASA part 147 Training school

Airbus A330 ETOPS training, Upper class Yuri seats training and full A330 Ramp Transit course.
Virgin Atlantic EASA part 147 Training school

MEWPS Training – mobile elevating work platforms, EWIS Training – electrical wiring interconnecting system.
Virgin Atlantic EASA part 147 Training school

Experience
Technician ( September 2011 to present)
Virgin Atlantic
An A licensed technician, working both mechanical and avionic disciplines responsible for scheduled A-check/routine maintenance as well as casualty, AOG, engine changes and 3rd party work. With my A licence and associated company approvals across the fleet I am relied upon to work independently and certify tasks. I am also required to supervise and mentor apprentices.

Apprentice Engineer (September 2007 to September 2011)
Virgin Atlantic
This involved the first year based at Northbrook College completing NVQ level 3 and BTEC certificates in aerospace engineering, whilst developing basic hand skills in both sheet metal and avionic work. I then went on to complete all modules for my CAA issued EASA Cat A and B1 licences, whilst being placed on ‘on job training’ within engineering departments, and at both line and hangar maintenance facilities. I spent the final year of my apprenticeship based as a technician at London Gatwick Hanger, working on both Virgin and Easy jet fleet.

Kitchen Assistant (part time) (January 2007 to September 2007)
Wetherspoons
Whilst still in education I worked as a part-time kitchen assistant, where I helped cook and prepare meals. This job gave me my first real insight into health and safety in the workplace.