• Etihad Aviation Training UAE Careers | Simulator Engineer

    Etihad Aviation Training UAE Careers | Simulator Engineer

    Location: Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

    Job Description

    Etihad Airways Training (EAT) is a world class training facility, with the mission to offer aviation training using best in class training facilities. Our 'state-of-the-art' Full-Flight Simulators (FFS), Flight Training Devices (FTD) as well as Flight Simulation Training Devices (FSTDs) are some of the training equipment at EAT.

    With 'state-of-the-art' equipment in house we are looking for a qualified Engineer as part of our maintenance team. As a Simulator Engineer who will form part of the team providing support to the fleet of Flight Simulators and associated Training Device, You will also add value by supervising and motivating a team of Simulator Technicians and to prioritise the maintenance tasks to be accomplished during a particular duty period.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Interrogate Simulator Technical Logs and team handover log at the beginning of each shift. Prioritise work to be accomplished during the duty period and assign tasks to individual team members.

    • Monitor work activities to ensure work instructions and safety procedures are being followed. Mentor and direct Simulator Engineers & Technicians as required.

    • Ensure Technical and handover Logs are updated at the end of each shift and that entries are legible and comprehensive.

    • Raise disruption alerts when training is impacted to ensure that Training Delivery & Planning teams are notified. Issue regular updates until problem is resolved.

    • Raise spare part requests and ensure that parts that require repair are promptly passed to the Simulator Materials Officer for processing.

    • Ensure Simulator and Flight Training Device daily readiness Checks are carried out correctly and that the activity is documented

    • Plan, schedule and assign preventive simulator maintenance activities in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations. Ensure that work is carried correctly and on time.

    • Support qualification events, simulator equipment audits and equipment quality control activities. Produce associated reports & paperwork as directed.

    • Support Simulator Development Engineers during implement modifications and upgrades to simulator hardware & software

    • Assist internal and external customers as required.

    Job Requirements

    • National Diploma or in relevant field.

    • Must have at least 10 years’ experience working in a Flight SImulator maintenance or manufacturing environment.

    Job Details

    Company/Organization: Etihad Aviation Training

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: United Arab Emirates

    Application Deadline: N/A