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Continuing Airworthiness Engineer (m/f)

Established in 1969 ZIMEX AVIATION LTD. has continuously delivered specialized remote field operations in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Based in Switzerland, the company holds a Swiss Air Operator Certificate, owns its Maintenance Repair Facility and an Aviation Training Organization. We operate and maintain our fleet of over 20 turboprop aircraft under European EASA Aviation Standards. Major petroleum industry companies, international humanitarian organizations, UN agencies and since 2016 the European express cargo feeding market count on the proven professionalism, vast aviation know-how, own spare parts logistics, excellent safety record and high dispatch reliability of ZIMEX AVIATION LTD. 

For our team at the airport Altenrhein we are looking for a


Continuing Airworthiness Engineer (m/f)


Your main tasks:

  • Continuing airworthiness management tasks for 3rd party clients in support of the Line Stations
  • Reviewing of airworthiness directives
  • Reviewing of manufacture service bulletins and Instructions
  • Reviewing of the documentation of aircraft modification and repair projects
  • Reviewing of manufacturer publication revisions and preparation maintenance programme changes
  • Reviewing of aircraft technical logs entries for technical defects
  • Maintaining and updating the aircraft status in maintenance planning software
  • Planning and managing maintenance work orders for Line Maintenance (Line Stations)
  • Reviewing and coordinating inhouse Base Maintenance events with the Maintenance Planner
  • Leading and documenting meetings of inhouse or contracted Line and Base Maintenance projects at the start and at the end
  • Reviewing and archiving aircraft and component airworthiness records


Your qualifications:

  • Effective usage of IT systems
  • Strong MS Office and database user skills
  • Interested to work digitally
  • Accurate working style
  • Interested in aviation regulations, compliance, manuals, aircraft maintenance programmes and directives
  • Fluent language skills in English written and spoken, German language skills are an asset
  • Good communication skills in writing and verbally in a technical environment
  • Background in aviation administration or engineering is an asset
  • Knowledge and experience in aircraft systems and/or engineering is an asset


We kindly ask you to apply with your full application details by e-mail.

Contact details:
Zimex Aviation Ltd.
Cherstrasse 4
8152 Glattbrugg


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