Aircraft maintenance engineer resume

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Beau Wing

53 Nosecone Rd
Cockpit QLD 4926
T: (06) 4723 7376
M: 0438 000 275

Professional Summary

I am a fully qualified and professional aircraft maintenance engineer, with a background in mechanical engineering. I am licensed to perform aircraft and component maintenance, modification and repair on a wide variety of aircraft and engine types. A thorough and systematic worker with a great attention to detail, it is my goal to bring my skills to a respected airline or aerofreight contractor to continue developing my engineering expertise.


Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical)
Cockpit, QLD
Completed: 2009


Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
Takeoff, QLD
Queensland University
Graduated: 2006


Employment History

November 2009 – Present
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Region Air
Pine, QLD

Region Air is the country’s largest independent rural and regional airline.


  • Perform aircraft and component maintenance on prop systems, hydraulic systems, pressurisation systems and structures, electrical systems, carburetor and fuel injection systems, airframe ice and fire protection systems, oxygen systems, landing gear retraction systems and wiring repairs on a range of aircraft models
  • Issue CRS certification and QA documentation
  • Maintain tools and work environment
  • Observe OH&S guidelines in all procedures
  • Assist in the training of new engineers
  • Fulfil all duties in line with operational and legislative requirements, and aircraft specific systems


  • Impeccable track record for aircraft maintenance – no critical incidents in three years
  • Awarded Aircraft Maintenance Award in 2010 for performance and diligence on the job
  • Took lead role in developing quality control aspects of CRS certification and work schedules, resulting in more efficient certification processes
January 2006 – November 2009
Automotive Mechanical Engineer, Autoeng
Fordland, QLD

Autoeng is a leader in the Australian automotive market providing a range of specialised stock to vehicle manufacturers and to aftermarket retailers.


  • Conduct material and component testing
  • Design prototype parts and develop modifications
  • Provide technical advice to manufacturing team and designers
  • Produce detailed drawings using CAD software
  • Integrate quality systems and certifications as they relate to product development and manufacturing
  • Perform project management
  • Liaise with suppliers


  • Contributed to the development of a design tracking system, resulting in streamlined procedures and a database of design processes
  • Exercised mechanical and design problem-solving skills in a high-pressure environment
  • Developed excellent relationships with clients, suppliers and distributers

Other Skills/Qualifications

  • Australian Institution of Engineers – Chartered Professional Engineer (CPENG) membership
  • AutoCAD/IronCAD software – Advanced
  • Driver’s licence, class C
  • Current First Aid Certificate

Personal Interests

Jogging, swimming, travelling.


Helen Copta
Maintenance Manager
Region Airlines
T: 0422 333 444
E: h.
Busby McGee
Engineering Head
T: (06) 6893 2733

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