Jet2.com is delighted to announce the launch of our four year Aircraft Engineering Apprenticeship scheme, creating an opportunity for highly motivated and driven Engineering Apprentices to join our Team. Through a combination of classroom and workshop learning, in addition to hands on experience with live aircraft, the Apprentice Engineer programme provides an outstanding opportunity to start your Aircraft Engineering career in a friendly, customer focused environment. Whilst gaining a formal Aviation Qualification, you will also have the prospect of developing a long term career with an award winning leisure Airline and tour operator. On successful completion of the scheme, you will have achieved the following:
- Level 2 Diploma in Aerospace and Aviation Engineering (Foundation Competence)
- Level 3 Diploma in Aviation Maintenance (Development Competence)
- Level 3 Diploma On-Aircraft Maintenance Category A
- Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
- An EASA Part 66 'A' Licence
Primarily based between Leeds Bradford Airport and Manchester Airport, the Aircraft Engineering Apprenticeship Scheme is both theory and practical based. You will receive extensive training on aircraft mechanical systems from our Engineering Training Team to the EASA 'A' licence standard, utilising our fantastic facilities such as Hangars at Leeds Bradford Airport and Manchester Airport, plus our Bradford Training Centre.
This is an incredibly exciting time for Jet2.com and Jet2holidays. We have recently celebrated a major milestone, as our first ever flights taking our holiday Customers departed from Birmingham and London Stansted Airports on the same day. We are continuing to bring our Friendly low fares and great value package holidays to more customers than ever. We have also taken delivery of 16 of our 34 brand new Boeing 737-800NG aircraft, with more to follow. Further, our family friendly formula has seen us voted the UK's best airline by users of TripAdvisor and the UK's Most Loved Airline by users of Skytrax.
We are looking for people who are genuinely passionate about Aircraft Engineering. You will need a positive, forward thinking attitude and a Customer facing approach, and we will recruit only those who are prepared to make a significant commitment to their own development and career.
To take advantage of this fantastic opportunity, the minimum entry level requirements you will have or expected to achieve are, 4 GCSEs at grade A* - C or grade 4 - 9 (or equivalent), which will include Maths, English and Science. You should also be willing to travel as you could be asked to work across a number of our bases.
In return, we offer a good salary and benefits package with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business.
This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting forward thinking business. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 9 UK bases.
Help us to send our all-important customers on holiday with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays!! eng