Aircraft Mechanic (Base Maintenance)

  • Zaventem, Belgium

  • 121789

  • Onsite

  • Permanent

  • Full Time

  • 38

Are you an Aircraft Mechanic with a passion for hands-on work? Do you thrive in an environment where every day brings new challenges and opportunities to make a difference? If so, we want you to be a part of our dynamic team at TUI!

At TUI, we’re not just in the business of offering vacations; we’re in the business of creating unforgettable experiences. Our goal in Engineering & Maintenance is to be a truly integrated service provider to the TUI Airline. We are embarking on a mission to bring together existing independent engineering and maintenance entities, forming a Europe-wide organization. Our aim is to drive harmonization and best practices in what we do, and cultivate a common culture of excellence in quality and delivery.

By joining TUI, you become part of a global family where your unique skills and perspectives are celebrated

  • You will have access to training and development programs to support your professional growth.
  • Fantastic holiday benefits, discounts, special offers, and the ability to purchase additional ‘TUI time off’.
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme, Private Medical Insurance, Pension scheme, and life assurance.
  • Be part of a dynamic and innovative global company with a bright future.

About the Job 

As a Junior Aircraft Mechanic at TUI, you’ll be responsible for carrying out maintenance, modifications, and repairs to aircraft structures, mechanical, electrical, and avionics systems. Working in accordance with approved technical documentation and company procedures, you’ll play a vital role in ensuring the safety and airworthiness of our aircraft fleet.

  • Maintain and promote a just culture of responsibility, accountability, and company values.
  • Complete assigned tasks safely and efficiently while upholding high standards of quality.
  • Conduct maintenance and repairs in compliance with regulations, engineering procedures, and approved technical documentation.
  • Identify, store, and process parts removed from aircraft according to company processes and procedures.
  • Ensure accurate documentation and sign-off of completed work at the end of each shift.
  • Comply with all relevant company, regulatory, and aircraft procedures, including health and safety protocols.
  • Return all equipment to storage areas, identify any defects, and ensure all tools and equipment are returned daily.

About You 

  • Aeronautics degree or equivalent qualification.
  • Flexibility in working hours to align with TUI Group Winter Maintenance Planning.
  • Knowledge of EASA Part-145 regulation and understanding of SMS requirements.
  • Understanding of Human Factors within the aircraft maintenance environment.
  • Strong communication skills, preferably with fluency in Dutch or French.
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety regulations and requirements.
  • Excellent understanding of aircraft technical data and maintenance documentation.
  • Proficiency in computer systems and company operating engineering systems.
  • If you’re passionate about aviation and committed to excellence, we invite you to apply now and become part of our extraordinary team at TUI Engineering! Let’s redefine the future of travel and create unforgettable experiences together. 


About TUI

Working at TUI has many advantages – here are some of the highlights:  

  • Fantastic holiday benefits including discounts
  • Online wellbeing and learning support
  • Fun and dynamic work culture

TUI Aviation is an organisation setup within TUI to cover all Aviation activities. We interlink local airline and group aviation functions to share expertise, collaborate effectively, drive continuous improvement and create economies of scale. With five airlines based in the UK, Sweden, Belgium, The Netherlands and Germany each serving their own markets, we work together to build a better, stronger and more efficient TUI Aviation for the future.

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Do you have any questions regarding this job offer? Get in touch!

Marjolein Van Oijen


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