Job title: UKCAA B1.3 & B2 Engineers - S92/AW189
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Maintenance
Functional Expertise: B1.3 Engineer B2 Engineer
Salary type: Annual
Location: East Falkland, FK
Job published: 2024-02-28
Job ID: 32892
Contact name: Billy McDougall
Phone number: +441412642353
Contact email:

Job Description

Volantes Technical Recruitment, on behalf of our long-standing Rotary client have permanent roles available for B1.3 & B2 Engineers.


Ideally, you will already have 1 or both of the below Aircraft Types endorsed on your licence.


  • S92
  • AW189


Our client will however consider engineers not typed with a view to enrolling you on the next available type course.


6 Weeks on, 6 Weeks off shift pattern


All travel & accommodation provided by the client as well as meals being provided at the base.


Principle Responsibilities


  • Certification at B1.3 &/or B2 level on S92.  (an AW189 type rating, or Goodrich Hoist training would be an advantage).
  • Line maintenance, modification, repairs, and component changes on S92/AW189 and other aircraft required.
  • Ensure that all maintenance tasks carried out meet the standard to CAA regulations.
  • Help maintain / improve Company standards.
  • Ensure that all maintenance is completed within the appropriate time scales to ensure provision of serviceable aircraft to meet the operational expectations.
  • Inform and update the Chief Engineer on the maintenance situation.
  • Marshalling, refuelling, ground handling of aircraft.
  • Where assigned, mentor trainees.

The successful candidate must


  • CAA Part 66 B1.3/B2 license holder.
  • Proven track record of performing aircraft maintenance operations in a safe, efficient, and effective manner under supervision.
  • Have the ability to work in all weathers and under time pressure.
  • Must be eligible to either work in the Falkland Islands or be able to meet Falkland Island work permit requirements.
  • Be IT literate in MS office applications is essential
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems. SAP / eMX / RAMCO is desirable
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to work effectively within a small team.
  • Flexibility to support a remote operation such as in the Falklands Islands