Licenced Aircraft Engineers Wanted – Precision Air

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
negotiable Expired 2 years ago
This job has expired.


Precision Air wishes to invite applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill in this challenging position.





Carry out and certify all inspection, repair, replacement tasks on aircraft & aircraft systems and perform certification within his/her dual scope of approval in accordance with TCAA and company regulations at an optimized cost for the business whilst upholding high safety standards to maintain schedule integrity



1. Assess defects on aircraft, troubleshoot, rectify and
2. Certify within the dual scope approval for timely release of aircraft to maintain schedule integrity
3. Carry out scheduled maintenance checks and service bulletins and certify within the dual scope approval for safe and timely release of aircraft within planned downtime for continued airworthiness.
4. Carry out inspection, repair, replacement, overhaul, modification and testing of aircraft components and aircraft tools and certify within the two-component ATA cluster approval for optimal turnaround time to ensure continuous availability of serviceable component.
5. Carry out and certify maintenance on cabin utilities and i.f.e. systems for utmost customer satisfaction and comfort
6. Identify and requisition of the required parts
7. Carry out and certify duplicate inspections on safety critical systems of the aircraft and engines within the single scope approval to ensure system integrity
8. Report incidents/accident occurrences as per company procedures
9. Ensure that maintenance tasks are recorded accurately & signed for in order to maintain correct & up to date aircraft history /data
10. Adhere to the company safety, health and environmental policy
11. Co-ordinate aircraft towing to and from hangars by communicating with the tower
12. Apron control and operating the necessary aircraft systems for safe and timely
13. Movement of the aircraft
14. Supervise the team of technicians



1. Taking reasonable care of own safety and security and the safety of others who may be affected by your acts or omission while undertaking your duties/ tasks,
2. Cooperating with the Company to enable it to comply with the relevant regulatory provisions and standards,
3. Using, in the correct manner, all protective equipment and procedures provided by the company,
4. Operating only that equipment on which they have been trained and qualified to operate
5. Reporting to the company, without delay, any defects in procedures or equipment that they are aware of that might compromise safety.
6. Taking all reasonable and practical measures, this may include the submission of safety reports, to prevent injury or fatality to themselves or other persons and damage to or loss of aircraft.
7. Avoiding intentionally interfering with anything provided by the Company in the interest of safety
8. Reporting any conflicts between safety and the operational goals of the Company



1. Creating, receiving and keeping relevant records in accordance with correct filing rules.
2. Disposing of records in accordance with authorized disposition instruments and established procedures.



1. On-time performance
2. Number of adds raised/cleared
3. Number of incidents/accidents
4. Quality audits
5. No fault found the rate on removed components
6. Optimal material and resource usage
7. Feedback from peers
8. Technicians competency
9. Licenses and approvals



1. Strong team player
2. Proactive
3. Work under time pressure to maintain flight schedules
4. Have proven integrity, transparency, and accountability
5. Ability to handle multiple tasks without compromising quality
6. Ability to work independently in a hostile environment
7. Leadership quality
8. Strong interpersonal communication skills
9. Analytical
10. Safety conscious



1. Diploma / Degree in the relevant engineering discipline and an approved
2. Apprenticeship program or diploma in the relevant engineering discipline for at least three years
3. Working experience in aircraft maintenance especially ATR 42/72
4. Excellent troubleshooting skills
5. Type rated on 42/72
6. Type rated on Embraer E190
7. Either dual LWTR plus approval on at least one aircraft type or approval on two components ATA clusters
8. ICAO type 2 rated or EASA B1/B2
9. Demonstrable experience in line/base maintenance on ATR and/ or E190
10. At least two years as an approved technician
11. In-depth knowledge of aircraft systems
12. Proficiency in computer applications
13. Inspection and troubleshooting technique
14. Supervisory skills
15. Knowledgeable on TCAA regulations
16. Knowledgeable on PW procedures
17. Human factors knowledge


Mode of Application:

If you feel you meet the above requirements please send your application and CV to the address below. Only short‐listed applicants will be contacted.


Head of Human Resources and Administration
Precision Air Services Plc
Mail Box 70770
Dar es Salaam

Kinondoni, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


This job has expired.