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Wheels and Brakes

Employer Ryanair
Sector Aviation
Contract Full Time
Wages TBC
Employer Job Reference RYR003
Closing Date 30 Jun 2019

Job Description


Ryanair and our Engineering partners are inviting applications for Wheels and Brakes Mechanicto be based at Stansted AirportRyanair boasts a state of the art five bay hangar facility in the UK, multiple flight simulators and excellent training facilities. With a fleet of 546 aircraft by 2024, including the introduction of the Boeing Max, we offer the best career opportunities and progression in the industry.

Duties Include:

  • Disassembly of aircraft Wheels
  • Dismount of aircraft tyres
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheels by operation of wheel wash equipment
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheel and brake small parts
  • Inspection of aircraft wheel small parts
  • Preassembly inspection and assembly of aircraft wheel hub
  • Mounting of aircraft tyre
  • Disassembly of aircraft brake housings and heat stacks
  • Pressure testing aircraft brake assemblies
  • Works accurately and efficiently on individual assignments or as an active team member. Performs job duties on various shifts in response to customer needs.


  • The desire to learn and contribute to a busy engineering team
  • Keen interest in all things mechanical
  • English and Math GCSE or equivalent
  • Degree in Aerospace Engineering or similar highly desirable
  • Must have full UK Driving Licence
  • Self-motivated individuals who can work without direct supervision.
  • Line experienced
  • Flexible working attitude in a fast-changing environment.
  • Good computer literacy.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to work and travel within the EU


If you feel that you can deliver in this exciting hands-on role with Ryanair or one of our engineering partners and if you can be Wheels and Brakes Mechanic, then we want to hear from you!

In return, we offer

an EXCELLENT SALARY PACKAGE INCLUDING REVISED SHIFT PATTERNS, with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business.

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