Apprentice Aircraft Mechanic


Key information

Manufacture / assembly and repair
Professional, Engineer & Manager
Bankstown airport nsw, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA
Apprenticeship, Full-time, 4 years
Higher School Certificate
First experience

Job description

We are currently seeking candidates wishing to commence a 4 year apprenticeship in February 2020 to become trade qualified as an Aircraft Mechanic.

Safran provides employees with a safe, clean environment working with dedicated professionals.

For the duration of the 4 year apprenticeship program, through a combination of on the job training and attendance at TAFE to complete the Certificate IV Aeroskills (Mechanical), Safran apprentices will gain the following experience & qualifications:

  • • Gas turbine engine repair & overhaul;
  • • Assembly / Disassembly and Detail Inspection experience;
  • • Experience & qualifications on one or more of Safran engine variants (including MTR390 / RTM322 / APU 323 / 329)

Job requirements

The successful candidate will have completed the Higher School Certificate, or equivalent, with a focus on Maths and Physics; and will display a genuine interest in and knowledge of the aerospace industry demonstrated by one or more of the following:

  • • previous work experience;
  • • participation in home or recreational mechanical / maintenance activities; and/or
  • • performance in related school subjects.

How to Apply
Candidates must currently have the legal right to work in Australia to be eligible to apply for this position.

Please note that to submit your application on our website it is best to use Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer on a desktop. If you have any issues submitting your application please contact Tara on 02 9796 6600.

Please note all final applicants for this position will be asked to complete a national police check and each application will be considered on its merits.

All applications should include a covering letter and up to date CV and be submitted to the attention of Human Resources quoting reference number AAM0919

Company information

Safran Helicopter Engines

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 91,000 employees. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran pursues a continuous strategy of differentiation through innovation and undertakes extensive ongoing research and development programs.

Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.

Safran Helicopter Engines is the world's leading manufacturer of helicopter engines, with more than 72,000 produced since being founded. It offers the widest range of helicopter turboshafts in the world and has more than 2,500 customers in 155 countries.

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