Maintenance engineer / technician

Vacancies 08 May 2019

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Emelie Staaf +46 (10) 2166520
Lars Gerhardsson +46 (13) 231538
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Are you a flight mechanic who wants to develop in your area? We are now looking for maintenance engineers to the section Engineering, within Business unit Gripen Support.

Your role

As maintenance engineer / technician you will work with development and support for maintenance resources for specific mechanical aircraft components.

Your main tasks consist of technical support to our workshop, customers and other Saab entities.

This includes:

- Development and updating of our maintenance recourses including test equipment, special tools, processes and instructions.

- Documentation of work performed to comply with regulatory requirements, which also includes work in our system.

The work is conducted very independently and offers great opportunities for variation and development, within a very broad business area. Travel in the service can occur, both within and outside Sweden. In the future, we see good opportunities for foreign work.

Your Profile

We are looking for you with a flight technical degree, vocational training or higher within aeronautics. You can be a flight mechanic today who wants to develop in your area. Maybe you work with maintenance and want to take the next step or you are an engineer who likes the proximity to a maintenance workshop. You hold a flight technical or engineering degree within flight / maintenance or equivalent work experience, as well as a great interest in technology.  Preferably, you have working experience within a Part 145/RML V6A organization.

As a person, you are cooperative, responsible, careful, committed, used to take your own initiative and have a desire to develop. You feel curious and ambitious have a good integrity and take your tasks very seriously.

You should have good knowledge of Swedish and English in both speech and writing as the work includes documentation in both English and Swedish.

What you will be a part of

Business unit Gripen Support manages Gripen business within Support and Services and provides a focal point for customers and partners. We provide support for the Gripen system including a range of products and services e.g. technical support, maintenance, ground support equipment, component repair, services for advanced electronic systems, as well as advanced logistics supply services. We also offer maintenance concepts as well as production and implementation of various parts of other maintenance solutions to customers in all domains.

We are about 20 people who work cross-functional with other support functions such as production support, purchasing and planning to create the conditions for our maintenance production.

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people.

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