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Airbus Helicopters Jobs, Oxford

Experimental Test Pilot

Purpose of the job

  • Responsible for the conduct and safety of all test flights under the terms of an EASA Permit to Fly, B-Conditions, Military Permit to Fly (MPTF) and associated procedures.
  • Conduct helicopter maintenance flight tests and ferries between operator and customer bases.
  • Assist the Chief Test Pilot in day to day maintenance flight operations scheduling in conjunction with business demands under EASA regulation.
  • Assist the CTP with the administration and safe operations of flights under MAA regulation within the companies CFAOS clearance.
  • Support AHUK Sales team with flight topics to promote the sale of AH products and features
  • Represent AHUK with both commercial and military customers at meetings, symposiums or industry events.
  • Minimum requirements

  • 2000 hours twin engine flying time; varied flying experience

  • Ex military trained pilot an advantage

  • NVG qualification an advantage

  • Instructor TRI/TRE Ratings an advantage

  • Experience of CFAOS an advantage

  • Experience as Instructor/Examiner an advantage

  • Graduate of a full course recognised test pilot school and hold an EASA Category 1 Flight Test Rating

  • Hold a current EASA CPL(H) or equivalent

  • Hold a current Twin Instrument Rating

  • Be capable of holding Instructor/Examiner ratings as required by the ATO

  • Location : Oxford

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    Julia Brain

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    Avionic Fitter / Wireman

    - 3 positions available -

    Purpose of the job

  • To manufacture looms , install, terminate and test.
  • Non-certifying role.
  • Minimum requirements

  • Be able to read a wiring diagram

  • Need to have recent experience of making looms

  • Crimping

  • Soldering

  • Continuity testing

  • Loom identification

  • Terminate a loom

  • Must have thorough knowledge of electrical and avionic systems

  • Previous experience of loom building

  • Apprenticeship in Aircraft Maintenance or related discipline

  • Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative

  • Ability to work effectively in a high pressure environment

  • Trustworthy, Reliable, Enthusiastic and Flexible
  • Location: Oxford

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    Julia Brain

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    Airworthiness Engineer

    Purpose of the job

    To Provide Part “M” Airworthiness Support Function within the Technical Services Department. This includes but is not exclusive to:

  • Periodical reviews of Aircraft Maintenance Programmes against fleet Maintained Aircraft.
  • Implementing/validating changes to the Maintenance Programmes in the MIS arising from revisions to the AMP ensure compliance against aircraft configuration.
  • Monitoring and implementing actions arising from applicability requirements ascertained as part of incoming airworthiness data review.
  • Minimum requirements

  • Minimum 5 GCSE’s Grade C or above or equivalent recognised qualifications (e.g. NVQ, BTEC).

  • Human factors training undertaken.

  • Recognised Part M Training Course accomplished.

  • Recognised Part 145 Training Course accomplished.

  • Previous experience in an Airworthiness Organisation / role or as B1.3 certifying staff.

  • Location: Oxford

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    Julia Brain

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    Senior Airworthiness Engineer

    Purpose of the job

  • To facilitate and ensure that design solutions meet certification and airworthiness requirements in an effective manner throughout the design process.
  • To ensure any reported failures, malfunctions or defects associated with AHUK designs are assessed to determine effects on the continuing airworthiness of the product.
  • To ensure any necessary corrective actions are carried out in an appropriate timescales.
  • Minimum requirements

  • Right to work in the UK

  • Engineering degree or equivalent

  • 5-10 years working within design / engineering environment with electrical / avionic bias

  • Computer literate in MS Office desktop applications

  • Sound working knowledge of EASA IR 21J DOA obligations

  • A broad engineering knowledge of aircraft airframe and electrical and mechanical systems

  • Location: Oxford

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    Julia Brain

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    Senior Financial Officer

    Purpose of the job

  • To provide financial support to the Head of Defence Business and other members of the Defence Department.
  • Coordination of the commercial activities within the Defence Department.
  • Minimum requirements

  • A professional Accounting qualification (minimum CIMA, ACCA or equivalent)

  • Previous financial accounting experience in a senior management role

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Business Accounting procedures

  • Production of financial forecasts and in-depth performance against budget analysis

  • Production of financial business cases in support of tender proposal process

  • Contract financial and commercial negotiations

  • Supervision and management of others

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking abilities to solve complex problems

  • Excellent presentation and influencing skills

  • Exceptional communication skills both verbal and written

  • Must have high computer literacy ability in MS Office (Word, Access, Visio but especially Xcel)

  • Previous use of SAP business software

  • Location: Oxford

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    Julia Brain

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    Airbus Helicopters Jobs, Shawbury

    B1 Licensed Aircraft Engineer

    Purpose of the job

    The B1 Certifying Engineer is responsible for the certification of line, non-routine maintenance and repair on Airbus H135/H145 rotorcraft. Type training will be provided for a suitable candidate.

    Minimum requirements

  • Right to work

  • Must have thorough knowledge of engine and airframe systems

  • Knowledge of specialised test equipment relating to engine and airframe systems

  • Must have up to date knowledge of:
    - EASA regulations, particularly Pt 145, Part M and UK ANOS
    - Continued Airworthiness Management (CAM) Flight/Airport Operations
    - Flight/Airport Operations
    - Aircraft Line Maintenance

  • Required to work shifts as part of normal working routine

  • Required to travel between Shawbury, Valley and areas dictated by Operational requirements (Deployments on a 3 weekly cycle)

  • EASA Part 66 B1.3 Licence (Turbine Rotorcraft)


  • Desirable
  • Knowledge of UK Military Aviation and UK MFTS.
  • Experience with SAP and ERP software.
  • Type Rating and experience H135
  • Location: Shawbury

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    Carmel Jones

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    Airbus Helicopters Jobs, Valley

    MFTS B2 Licensed Engineer

    Purpose of the job

    The B2 Certifying Engineer is responsible for the certification of line, non-routine maintenance and repair on Airbus H135/H145 rotorcraft. Type training will be provided for a suitable candidate.

    Main responsibilities :
  • Provide engineering operational support to Flight Operations.
  • Accomplishment of Maintenance inspections and repairs as directed by nominated LAE Supervisor.
  • Work as a team leader and to high standards to ensure continued safe operation of the aircraft.
  • Completion of maintenance, including avionic and electrical systems.
  • Replacement of avionic line replaceable units, requiring simple tests to prove their serviceability.
  • Supervision of avionic and electrical fitters and the certification of their work.
  • Conduct off-aircraft avionic and electrical technical work in Av workshop as required.
  • Also required to assist in day to day running of the aircraft Hangar, including aircraft movement and general housekeeping responsibilities.
  • Minimum requirements

  • 3 years experience in a certifying role.

  • Experience of Flight Operations and Line Maintenance.

  • Must have thorough knowledge of helicopter avionic and electrical systems.

  • Knowledge of specialised test equipment relating to avionic and electrical systems.

  • Must have up to date knowledge of :
    EASA regulations, particularly Pt 145, Part M Continued Airworthiness Management (CAM)
    Flight/Airport Operations
    Aircraft Line Maintenance

  • EASA Part 66 B2 Licence.

  • Desirable
  • Experience of Airbus Helicopters products.

  • Experience of Military Aviation.

  • Knowledge of UK Military Aviation and UK MFTS.

  • Experience with SAP and ERP software.

  • Type Rating and experience H135.
  • Other requirements

  • Required to work shifts as part of normal working routine.
  • Required travel between Shawbury, Valley and areas dictated by Operational requirements (Deployments on a 3 weekly cycle).
  • Location : RAF Valley

    Carmel Jones

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