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Apprentice – Maintenance – Humberside

  • Location: Humberside Airport
  • Level: 3
04/01/2019 BAE Systems Humberside Airport DN39 6YH

Apprentice – Maintenance – Humberside

  • Sector: construction, engineering
  • Location: Humberside Airport
  • Level: 3
Apprentice – Maintenance – Humberside
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Role Profile

This scheme is a 2 year apprenticeship that will train you to maintain aircraft whilst giving you the underpinning knowledge of a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Cat A Engineering Technician.

What Does The Apprenticeship Involve?

The Aircraft Maintenance and Support Advanced Apprenticeship is designed to train the next generation of Aircraft Maintainers. It provides a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approved course. Year 1 is based at the Academy on Humberside Airport where you will complete the EASA Category A modules including classroom time, workshop time and on-aircraft simulated Maintenance tasks.

This apprenticeship will train you to work in the aerospace maintenance sector, you will cover the following:

-Aircraft Mechanical & Avionic Systems

-EASA Modules:

  • M1 – Maths
  • M2 – Physics
  • M3 –  Electrical Fundamentals
  • M5 – Digital techniques
  • M6 – Materials and Hardware
  • M7 – Maintenance Practices
  • M8 – Basic Aerodynamics
  • M9 – Human Factors
  • M10 – Aviation Legislation
  • M11 – Turbines, Structures and Systems
  • M15 – Gas Turbine Engines
  • M17 – Propellers
  • AAES – Aircraft Assisted Emergency Systems

At the end of this apprenticeship, you may be eligible for a Mechanic role within the business.  However, dependent on performance and capability, you may go onto undertake the Level 4 Category B apprenticeship which is a further 2 years.

The Category B apprenticeship will see you trained to a higher level and you would then be eligible for Technician roles within the business with the ability to go on and become a supervisor.

What Qualification Will You Get?

Aircraft Maintenance Fitter Technician Standard [Level 3]

How Will I Be Rewarded?

We offer competitive salaries and a range of employee benefits including, free higher education as well as access to the Company pension and share saving scheme.

Entry Requirements and what we are looking for

5 A*-C/4-9, including English Language, Maths and Science (preferably Physics).

Overview of Business Unit

The Air sector is a world leader in the aerospace industry with expertise that can be traced back to the very earliest days of aviation.

We design and build advanced training and combat aircraft; develop and work with the latest in cutting-edge technology; and provide support and maintenance for our customers across the world
By joining our 23,000-strong global workforce, you could directly contribute to some of our leading aircraft including the Eurofighter Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II or our next generation of aircraft, in the UK or at one of our international sites. Whether you’re providing direct support to our customers, ensuring our programmes run to time and cost or influencing the design and manufacture of our products, you’ll be completing work that counts.

We’re looking for people who are passionate about delivering excellence and supporting some of the world’s most significant aerospace organisations.

We believe in investing in our people and inspiring continual innovation in our business. Developing and using the latest technology to compete with the world’s best is at the heart of what we do.

Providing world-class training, support and development to our people means we inspire the very best talent to achieve great things

Security/ Export Control

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Diversity & Inclusion

We are an inclusive employer. Recruiting, retaining and inspiring the best people from the widest pool is vitally important to us. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements you may need to support your application.

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