Reporting to the Aircraft Performance Manager, the Aircraft Performance Engineer is responsible for providing aircraft performance support to the Jet2.com operation on behalf of the Flight Operations Technical team. This role delivers a vital contribution to the continued safe and efficient operation of the Jet2.com fleet.
The Aircraft Performance Engineer will carry out daily analysis of a wide range of aeronautical information pertinent to the Jet2.com flying programme. These will include take-off and landing performance, fuel costs fluctuations and Aircraft cruise performance. This data determines our fuel flow factors of our aircraft and the Aircraft Performance Engineer will provide recommendations for regular improvement and development. You will provide technical support and subject matter expertise to various stakeholder departments, including Flight Crew and provision of aircraft performance data to the Jet2.com Operation that satisfies safety and regulatory compliance requirements, including auditing of third-party provided data.
The performance and cost effectiveness of the Jet2.com fleet of aircraft is integral to our ability to provide a safe and reliable service to our all-important customers, and you will play a vital role in delivering timely and accurate information to the Flight Operations management team and wider business. As we increase our charter flights for 2020, you will quickly adapt to provide aircraft performance data to the business for new and exciting destinations that may not be within the Jet2.com route network.
The successful candidate will hold a degree within Aeronautical Engineering and will possess a high level of technical knowledge and IT literacy. You should be comfortable writing reports and handling large amounts of technical information. It is essential that the Aircraft Performance Engineer is proactive and can manage their own time and work load effectively. You will have excellent communication skills demonstrating the ability to confidently engage with people at all levels across the business.
In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business.
This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting forward-thinking business. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 9 UK bases.
Help us to send our all-important customers on holiday with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays!!