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Airport Duty Engineer

Employer
London Gatwick Airport
Location
London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick
Salary
£Competitive
Closing date
15 Feb 2024

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Sector
Aviation, Airport Services, Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Details

Job Requirements

To be the airport for everyone whatever your journey

Airport Duty Engineer

The Opportunity:

Are you our next Airport Duty Engineer. We are looking for someone who can help us redefine what's possible for are 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's the role?

Forms a part of the Engineering Control Centre to support customers with work safely and efficiently at Gatwick inline with SOPs. Manage and coordinate the onsite response to both planned and reactive maintenance and emergencies.

What you'll be doing?
  • Control engineer for the GAL/UKPNS (up to 33kV) electrical distribution network for Gatwick.
  • Coordinates permits and work requests while on shift (including electrical, confined spaces, hot works, etc.) inline with policy and regulation.
  • Maintains the availability of Engineering services and main utilities while on shift to ensure an effective engineering solution is provided to support a stable operation.
  • Works with the emergency services to provide engineering expert advice during periods of need.
  • Authorises safe systems of work and contractor management systems.
  • Operates engineering systems including fire alarms, BMS, HVAC and pump station faults, prevents pollution, etc.

Do you have what we're looking for?
  • Specific experience of health and safety related standards and regulations typically involving the security of airport facilities.
  • Inspiring leadership abilities in a fast paced operational environment
  • Good working knowledge of Safe Systems of Work and regulatory and statutory compliance (e.g. electrical , confined spaces, hot works, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of all aspects of engineering relating to the operation of an airport environment
  • Strong understanding and proven experience in a relevant engineering discipline

What's it like to work here?

We prioritise the professional growth of our employees and provide opportunities for people to continue their journey through ongoing development and support along with a total reward package that recognises your contribution.

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.

Company

Let's make time fly

Joining team Gatwick means growing your career with the world's most efficient single runway airport - where no two days are the same. You'll get the space and support to grow and develop your career with us. Together, we can succeed in creating an enjoyable and effortless experience for our passengers.

Creating an enjoyable and effortless passenger experience

Our passengers are at the heart of everything we do. We've grown from a small flying club to the UK's second largest airport - serving over 46 million passengers in 2019. We're focused on making the journey through the airport as quick and smooth as possible - for every passenger. If this is your kind of challenge, join our team as we rebuild and grow for our passengers, people and local communities.

Inside Gatwick

We're open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year - the airport is a city that never sleeps.
Here's just some of the things you'll really enjoy:

BENEFITS - Your payslip is only part of the pacakge. At Gatwick we offer you health, travel and financial benefits

IN THE ACTION - You'll have a backstage pass to all the action. We encourage you to explore the airport and shadow other teams.

GIVING BACK - You'll have two days every year to support a cause that’s important to you and take part in our community programmes.

Grow your career with us

Joining team Gatwick means growing your career with the world's most efficient single runway airport - where no two days are the same. You'll get the space and support to grow and develop with us. Together, we can succeed in creating an enjoyable and effortless experience for our passengers.

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