B2 Licensed Engineer [Bournemouth]

Location : Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Job Ref : MM552
Consultant : Maggie Martin
Sector : Aerospace
Salary : Competitive plus Benefits


MM552 – B2 Licensed Engineer – Turbo Prop Experience
Location – Bournemouth Airport
Salary – Competitive DOE


First Military Recruitment is working in partnership with our Aviation client to recruit talented B2 Engineers to support an exciting project based in Bournemouth Airport.


The B2 Licensed Engineer (B2 LAE) – Bournemouth is a certifying Licensed Engineer position. The B2 LAE must hold a valid EASA PART 66 Aircraft Maintenance License and at least one of the type ratings that Bournemouth is approved to maintain which includes, but is not limited to:

  • Bombardier Challenger CL-600-2A12/-2B16 (601, 604, 605)
  • Bombardier Global / Global Express BD-700-1A10/-1A11
  • Hawker 125 Series all models
  • Cessna Citation 560XLS Cessna 510 Mustang
  • KingAir 90/200/300
  • Reims F406

The B2 LAE must be prepared to work flexibly as part of a team, not only locally at Bournemouth, but as an integral part of the Group and as such must have strong communication, organisation and leadership skills.

Main Responsibilities

  • Carry out scheduled Base and Line maintenance activities at the Bournemouth base and provide certification of own work alongside supervision and certification of unlicensed engineers work
  • Carry out aircraft maintenance as an unlicensed engineer when required for aircraft types not held on approval
  • Ensure the completion to schedule of customer order requirements when acting as supervising or certifying engineer for a given input
  • AOG activities at and away from the Bournemouth Base
  • Travel to, and work at, other bases for short periods of time as required
  • Compliance with Maintenance Organisation Exposition and published processes and procedures
  • Ensuring that Health and Safety procedures, processes and COSHH are always observed
  • Ensuring that their day to day housekeeping and that of engineers being supervised by them is kept to a high standard
  • Comply with all procedures listed in the current Staff Company Handbook
  • If required assist the Commercial Department in generating estimates for Line or Base Maintenance Services when required, giving advice on man hours / parts / services and any likely additional costs
  • Any other duties commensurate with the position


  • EASA B2 License with applicable type ratings; training on additional type ratings can be provided
  • Be happy to travel to other locations, including overseas, occasionally at short notice
  • Be computer literate
  • Be eligible to hold a UK security clearance
  • A full driving licence is preferred
  • A current valid passport is required

In return our client offers

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance,
  • Travel Insurance
  • Group Health Scheme

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