Are you looking for a rewarding career, a dynamic working environment that is both challenging and fun? Then Jambojet is definitely an employer you should consider.
Jambojet, Kenya’s first low cost carrier, is a fun no frills airline that has changed Kenya's aviation landscape. With flights to Eldoret, Kisumu, Malindi, Mombasa, Ukunda, and our first regional destination Entebbe, all from Nairobi. Jambojet endeavours to deliver the most affordable and convenient domestic air travel option open for all to fly.
From the cockpit and cabin to commercial, we want a team that is quick-thinking, fast-acting and hard-working. We want talented people who love a challenge, like to get stuck in and who hate dither. We want people who not only work well with others but are able to work on their own initiative too. A bit of enthusiasm goes a long way!
We firmly believe in rewarding our people for their effort and we do our best to incentivize work wherever we can so that you can perform better. Here you'll get a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and fantastic opportunities to move up within Jambojet if you work hard and impress.
Before you start, there are a few things we need from you. You must have a good grasp of English and Kiswahili, both written and spoken, valid ID and/or passport and a reasonable level of computer literacy. If you have all of this, as well as the energy and drive to throw yourself into your job with enthusiasm, then check out our current vacancies and apply now by sending your CV to the email address provided at the bottom of every job description.
Please note the following:
Thank you for your interest in working with Jambojet. We hope to see you aboard soon!
Jambojet Recruitment Team
Job Title: AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE ENGINEER- AVIONICS (VAC22/01/20)
Location: Embakasi, Nairobi
Reports to: Head of Maintenance
Role Purpose: Carry out and certify all inspection, repair, replacement tasks on aircraft & aircraft systems. Perform certification within his/her scope of approval in accordance with KCAA and company regulations at an optimised cost for
the business whilst upholding high safety standards to maintain schedule integrity.
Assess defects on aircraft, troubleshoot, rectify and certify within the dual scope approval for timely release of
aircraft to maintain schedule integrity
Carry out scheduled maintenance checks, Service Bulletins and Airworthiness Directives tasks and certify within the
scope approval for safe and timely release of aircraft within planned downtime for continued air worthiness.
Carry out and certify maintenance on cabin utilities for utmost customer satisfaction and comfort
Identify and requisition the required parts
Carry out and certify duplicate inspections on safety critical systems of the aircraft and engines within the scope
approval to ensure system integrity
Report incidents / accident occurrences as per company procedures
Ensure that maintenance tasks are recorded accurately & signed for in order to maintain correct & up to date aircraft
Adhere to the company safety, health and environmental policy
Co-ordinate aircraft towing to and from hangars by communicating with the tower /Apron control and operating the
necessary aircraft systems for safe and timely Movement of the aircraft
Carry out security checks as per engineering security document procedure.
Supervise and develop technicians for improved competency/ efficiency
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Diploma in the relevant engineering discipline
Dual LWTR or B2 with a KCAA endorsement
In-depth knowledge on aircraft systems
3 years working experience as an aircraft maintenance engineer
Added advantage as a rated Dash 8 Q400
Knowledge on KCAA regulations
Strong customer focus and business acumen
Excellent interpersonal, negotiation verbal & written communication skills
Able to work under pressure and manage time effectively
Proficiency in computer applications
Inspection and troubleshooting technique
If you meet the above requirements kindly forward your applications to email@example.com for consideration, by January 31, 2020. Kindly site Ref. VAC22/01/20 as the email subject.