Job Details

Avionics Engineer - PNG

Company

MAF UK

Published

2020-06-08

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Location

Mt Hagen, Papua New Guinea

Category

Engineering, Aviation

Type

Full-time, Contract

Description

MAF operates in 37 countries with approx. 130 aircraft reaching some of the most remote places on earth. We bring hope to families & communities trying to make a daily living. It is our desire to see these remote places transformed in Christ's name.

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is known to be one of the most culturally diverse and rural countries in the world. Only 18 per cent of people live in urban centres and the rest live in very remote areas with limited access to transport due to the tough terrain. 

We are seeking an experienced, detail-orientated Avionics Engineer to join our growing PNG team. You will play a key role in maintaining, inspecting and repairing the aircraft avionics systems. You will ensure that maintenance activities are performed in accordance with organisational and regulatory procedures.

Responsibilities

As an Avionics Engineer you will be performing all avionics inspection work in compliance with MAF, CASA and international aviation maintenance standards. All documentation done must be current and completed with the need to report any problems to the chief engineer.

As part of the role, you will seek to improve the quality and safety aspect in the engineering department and contribute positively to the safety culture within MAF.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

Essential:

  • CASA CASR part 66 B2 license
  • Four (4) years avionics component maintenance related experience in Turbine or reciprocating engine
  • Good communications skills (English)

Desirable:

  • Good avionics troubleshooting skills

Occupational requirement

There is an occupational requirement for candidates to be committed Christians, able to agree to and promote MAF's Christian beliefs and values in the UK and in overseas assignment in PNG. Staff are engaged in representing MAF at meetings and events, taking part in and leading times of devotion and worship. Staff are also required to help raise prayer and financial support for MAF's work and training and resources are provided for this througout service with MAF.

MAF is organised into different groups around the world, each recruiting from its own country. MAF UK recruits from the UK and Ireland. Candidates resident in the UK or Ireland can apply to MAF UK at; www.maf-uk.org/jobs/enquire-now

Candidates not resident in the UK or Ireland can apply via MAF International at; https://careers-mafint.icims.com/jobs/intro