Facilities Electrical Technician – Atlantic Aviation Group
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Facilities Electrical Technician

Job Title: Facilities Electrical Technician

Reports to: Facilities Manager

Location: Atlantic Aviation Group, Shannon Airport, Shannon, Co Clare

Apply: Email your up-to-date CV together with any supporting qualifications to careers@atlanticaviation.ie


Atlantic Aviation Group

With over 60 years of experience, Shannon based Atlantic Aviation Group (AAG) is one of Europe’s leading independent aviation solution providers. The company has a strong reputation of providing customers with a complete range of solutions including aircraft maintenance & modifications, technical, engineering and design services, logistics and material solutions and international training. This reputation is built on a proud history and tradition of superior craftsmanship, technical expertise, and continuous training, which is supported by our flexible, open, and partnership-based customer relationships.

The company provides a range of aviation solutions including Part 145 Aircraft Maintenance, MAA Part 145 Aircraft Maintenance (AAG Defence Services), CAMO & Technical Services, Part 21 Design Services and EASA Part 147 Training which provides aviation training to airlines, MROs, and companies around the world.

AAG have an exceptional opportunity for a highly motivated career focused and ambitious Facilities Electrical Technician seeking a role in a challenging, fast-paced and rewarding environment. Our aim as a team is to attract and develop key talent across all levels of our growing aviation business.

Duties and responsibilities are, but not limited to the following:

General Responsibility

  • Promote and demonstrate a safety mind-set in all aspects of Facilities work
  • Carry out preventative maintenance and reactive maintenance tasks in both electrical and mechanical fields as assigned by the Facilities Engineer.
  • Carry out electrical plant installations & services as required.
  • Develop and maintain a working understanding of relevant plant processes for Facilities plant and equipment.
  • Analyse malfunctioning plant & equipment, recommend corrective action and make repairs or modifications as necessary.
  • Support the operation and maintenance of the Building Management System
  • Co-ordinate teams in maintenance, repair & installation work as required.
  • Flexibly support and interface with other disciplines to achieve Facility objectives.
  • Carry out PAT testing duties as required.
  • Contribute to the generation and improvement of Facility work processes.
  • Ensure all relevant job cards and other documentation are completed and submitted promptly.
  • Support the Facilities Engineer in the supervision and co-ordination of third-party contractors.
  • Provide on-call cover as part of a Facilities Team roster.
  • Support and participate in the introduction, maintenance and utilisation of a Computer Aided Facilities Management system.
  • Ad-hoc tasks assigned by Facilities Manager.
  • Deputise for the Facilities Engineer as required.

 Candidate Requirements

  • A relevant electrical trade qualification.
  • Two years’ post qualification experience is desirable, ideally working within a facilities maintenance environment.
  • Ability to work on own initiative in a fast-paced environment handling multiple tasks with a high degree of attention to detail.
  • Experience in HVAC, 10kV distribution systems, UPS systems, elevators and fire detection/ protection systems is desirable.
  • Experience with Building Management System operations is desirable.
  • Have excellent trouble-shooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Have good communication and assertiveness skills.
  • Proven experience working to deadlines.
  • Demonstrates an excellent safety behaviour and attitude.
  • Demonstrates appropriate attitude and behaviour in support of safe working practices and maintenance standards.
  • Ability to work on own initiative in a fast-paced environment handling multiple tasks with a high degree of attention to detail.
  • A strong work ethic, reliable, self-motivated with a positive attitude, and very customer service oriented.

Typical Working Conditions

  • Must satisfy and maintain the required medical standard.
  • Work is performed at the AAG Hangar in Shannon.
  • PPE is provided by AAG, and its use is mandatory in the performance of your work.
  • Must satisfy and maintain airport security requirements.

Closing Date

If you feel your skills and experience meet the requirements of this position, we look forward to hearing from you!

Closing date for applications: 09/02/24

Atlantic Aviation Group reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

As a growing and ambitious organisation, we are always interested in speaking to individuals about their next career move. If this is not the right position for you but you would still like to find out more about working for Atlantic Aviation Group, please contact us at – careers@atlanticaviation.ie

Equal Opportunities Employer

Atlantic Aviation Group is an equal opportunities employer. The people of Atlantic Aviation Group are the foundation of its success, and we believe that employing a diverse workforce is key to this success. As an equal opportunity employer, we will consider all suitably qualified applicants regardless of nationality, religion, ethnic origin, gender identity or expression, religion or beliefs, age, sexual orientation, or disability. We value your passion, energy, and creativeness.

One of our company values is to provide a people focussed environment with a strong sense of community, where individuals feel safe, valued, and engaged. We are committed to accommodating individuals with disabilities through our recruitment process and encourage any candidates to tell us about any adjustment requirements.

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