This is an exciting opportunity, open to all B1 and B2 licenced technicians, with at least 1 type rating, currently on their licence. If you have the experience and character that we are looking for, AirTanker will provide you with an A330 Type course
The performance of Aircraft Maintenance tasks, in accordance with company quality and regulatory airworthiness standards and working in conjunction with the Shift Manager to ensure that the operational service meets all of the customer’s contractual requirements.
Being an SR is not the same as being in the RAF Reserves, which involves weekday and weekend training, and deploying as a unit to support regular Armed Forces. As an SR you will be deployed in support of Voyager. When not required for military tasks, you will return to your civilian role with AirTanker.
To qualify for SR status you must be British, Irish, part of the Commonwealth or hold a dual British citizenship, be medically and dentally fit, and maintain the required fitness level.
Along with your basic salary, additional benefits of an SR role include 


Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake maintenance activities inclusive of scheduled and un-scheduled Aircraft Maintenance in accordance with the required regulatory and company requirements
  • Certify all servicing and maintenance tasks in accordance with their scope of approval and under the authority of the company Quality Manager
  • Ensure that all technical staff working under their supervision perform their duties in a safe and correct manner and in accordance with the relevant documentation
  • Assume direct control of documentation for aircraft under their control and ensuring that all required certification entries are promptly and correctly recorded
  • Be available at short notice to perform AOG recovery of aircraft from deployed operations
  • Liaise and discuss technical issues and forthcoming scheduled inputs with Maintrol
  • Ensure H&S requirements are met and adhered to under all circumstances
  • Encouragement of the staff and open reporting in a just culture
  • Motivation and leadership capability for building the corporate safety culture
For a full list of responsibilities, please refer to the job and training profile.


Skills, Knowledge and Expertise

Essential job holder qualifications & experience at recruitment
  • Demonstrable experience on commercial or military aircraft
  • B2 UK CAA Licence
  • Hold a Full UK Driving Licence
  • Must pass a CP2 Colour Vision Test
  • 1 or more Type Ratings (preferably AirBus) on EASA Licence, or Military Equivalent
  • Experience working in a Line Maintenance environment



On top of your basic salary, you’ll receive;
  •  Annual bonus scheme (eligibility in current year subject to bonus rules)
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Electric Vehicle Scheme
  • Hybrid working available (not applicable to rostered and shift based employees)
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Income Protection
  •  Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Local Gym Discount
  • Plane Saver (Credit Union)
  • Family fun days/ battlefield tours/ onsite bar
  • Additional annual leave based on length of service


About AirTanker

AirTanker is a flexible and responsive world leading aviation service provider. Our capability spans across end-to-end maintenance, military and civil flying programmes, training and major aircraft upgrades.