Base Support and Repairs Engineer

Job title: Base Support and Repairs Engineer

Company: TUI Group

Location: Zaventem, Brabant Flamand

Job Description: Part 145 Base Maintenance Support Engineer is a function within our airline organisation responsible for Engineering Technical Support on multiple lines of heavy maintenance for both H61, Luton and H40, Brussels base maintenance with solutions to tasks/defects that are beyond the scope of those in published data manuals. Review manufacturers, internal company, and regulatory recommendations / requirements to ensure that aircraft and completed tasks are compliant with regulations and perform to their optimum.The Part 145 Base Maintenance Support Engineer function operates as a multi-disciplinary team of experts driving efficiency and innovation.ABOUT THE JOBAs a Part 145 Base Support and Safety Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Provide advanced technical support for structures, systems, and engine defects exceeding manufacturers‘ manuals.
  • Collaborate with OEMs and internal departments to secure agreements for proposed solutions.
  • Offer guidance and assistance to Part 145 maintenance staff, including structural repairs and AD/SB assessments.
  • Compile man-hours and data packages for maintenance checks on TUI fleet aircraft.
  • Evaluate technical instructions, enhance service bulletin/modification implementation, and attend daily hangar meetings.
  • Record and recommend modifications to reduce persistent aircraft system defects, consult on deviations, and represent TUI Airways in industry meetings.
  • Develop internal repair schemes, conduct audits, and provide technical support during maintenance inputs.
  • Prepare reports to support airline claims following aircraft damage.


  • Minimum of 5 years‘ experience in an Airline Maintenance environment
  • Proven record and knowledge of aircraft structures and systems relevant to the aircraft types operated by the TUI Group Airlines.
  • Ability to find airframe, system and engine AMM, CMM, IPC, SRM, WDM and other manuals or OEM drawings for maintenance support.
  • Have a good knowledge of NAA, Part M and Part 145 regulatory requirements.
  • Understanding of Human Factors
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Working knowledge of company’s engineering IT systems, Adobe, and drawing software packages.

ABOUT OUR OFFERWorking 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
  • We will provide support with work permit sponsorship and relocation.
  • We offer you a long-term (permanent) contract


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