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  • Salary:
    Min £40,000 + Shift Allowance + Benefits
  • Advertised Function:
    Operations - Engineering
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  • Location:
    Gatwick Airport

Engineering Technician - Transport Engineering

Job Requirements

To be the airport for everyone whatever your journey

Engineering Technician – Transport Engineering

Are you our next Transport Engineering Technician? We are looking for someone who can help us redefine what's possible for our Engineering Team.

As part of our ‘Grow with Gatwick' initiative you'll be provided with plenty of training and support to ensure you're developing and growing your career.

What is the role?

As a technician at Gatwick Transport Engineering, you will be responsible for carrying out planned, preventative and corrective maintenance work alongside fault correction work associated with the Transport Engineering vehicle asset base.

Gatwick Airport operates a wide base of equipment and vehicles, so they will need to be adaptable, able to work on their own initiative, have a good understanding of the procedures and want to develop their skills in a very challenging and high-profile area of our Gatwick Airport.

What will you be doing?

  • Undertake planned preventative/reactive/corrective maintenance, mindful of asset performance and operational requirements. Feedback requirements, or carry out work, required to repair out-of-service assets or improve poor performing ones.
  • Undertake tasks requiring in-depth technical competence in electrical/mechanical/hydraulic system engineering related to vehicles and equipment.
  • Use GAL I.T. – Work Management Systems (e.g., Ultimo) as required. Receive & close work orders, enter data accurately and use system data to drive individual and asset performance.
  • Ensure all engineering and operational records are updated to meet business, regulatory and manufacturer requirements.

Do you have what we are looking for?

  • Advanced modern apprenticeship (Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair) or equivalent
    (City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3) or equivalent.
  • Technical experience in a vehicle maintenance environment
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Effective communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Adequate IT skills including Microsoft Office and CMMS
  • PSV / HGV Licence (Desirable)

Why Work for London Gatwick?

We are committed to reflecting the diversity of our local community and the passengers we serve. We value an environment where everyone feels comfortable, respected, and empowered to be their authentic selves. As an equitable, diverse, and inclusive employer, we encourage different perspectives that redefine what's possible. Together, we form a strong and united team.

If you are ready to make a difference and begin your journey with London Gatwick, click "Apply" to submit your application.

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Sam Addison


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