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 in Salzburg, we are looking for a Continuing Airworthiness Engineer.

Continuing Airworthiness Engineer (m/f)

for our Office in Salzburg

Your main tasks

  • Continuing airworthiness management tasks on our fleet of ATR turboprop aircraft and support of the maintenance Line Stations
  • Reviewing of aircraft technical logs for technical defects and their timely rectification
  • Monitoring and assessment of airworthiness directives
  • Evaluation 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
  • Maintaining and updating the aircraft status in maintenance planning software
  • Planning and managing maintenance work orders for Line & Base Maintenance
  • Communication with inhouse or contracted line and base maintenance organisation and review of project process concerning pending and completed work orders
  • Leading and documenting meetings during inhouse or contracted Line and Base Maintenance projects from the start to the end
  • Checking and archiving aircraft and component airworthiness records

Your qualifications / requirements

  • Knowledge and experience in aircraft systems and/or engineering
  • Interested in aviation regulations, compliance, technical manuals, aircraft maintenance programmes and directives
  • CAMO experience of at least 2-3 years, or EASA Part 66 Licence holder, or holder of an aeronautical degree
  • Effective usage of IT systems
  • Strong MS Office and database user skills
  • Highly Interested to work digitally
  • Fluent language skills in English written and spoken, German language skills are an asset
  • Accurate working style
  • Good communication skills in writing and verbally in a technical environment
  • Experience or training in aviation technical administration or aviation engineering are an asset
  • EU citizenship or existing EU working permit is a requirement

We look forward to receiving your complete
application documents by e-mail to:

Zimex Aviation Austria AG
Manuel Nigg
Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse 67
5020 Salzburg Austria.