Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, it operates a fleet of 112 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft, and offers more than 600 routes from 25 bases, connecting 146 destinations across 44 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of over 4,500 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of more than 34 million passengers in the past 12 months. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ and is included in the FTSE 250 and FTSE All-Share Indices. Wizz Air is registered under the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), the global benchmark in airline safety recognition. The company recently received the highest 7-star safety rating by airlineratings.com, a world’s only safety and product rating agency, as well as was named 2017 - European Airline of the Year by Aviation 100, a renown annual publication that recognizes the year’s most outstanding performers in the aerospace industry.

Technical Support Engineer (Wizz Air UK)

Location: Luton
Job Code: 1143


Technical Support Engineer

(based in Luton)


Purpose of the position:

The Technical Support Engineer reports directly to the Technical Services Manager and supports her/him in establishing and maintaining the Wizz Air UK’s airworthiness standards.


  • Review maintenance delays, aircraft system problems to suggest improvements within maintenance procedures to achieve higher dispatch reliability.
  • Continually review of the overall maintenance performance to assure maximum safety and operating efficiency.
  • Communicate, coordinate with WUK’s SCAMT providers and supervise their activities.
  • Assist with continuous process improvement to ensure an optimized communication and cooperation process between Maintenance Providers, Wizz Air departments, and SCAMT providers.
  • Contribute to changes in the company manuals and procedures.
  • Advise other departments on maintenance related questions.
  • Represent the organization as a technical contact for contracts and projects as deputy of the WUK’s Technical Services Manager.
  • Management and monitoring of maintenance provider’s performance.
  • Provide immediate assistance, advice and technical support to the Technical Services Manager.
  • Liaise with Short Term Planning, MCC and Engineering departments on a daily basis.
  • Continuously monitor aircraft technical status to minimize repair time and costs.
  • Monitor DIRs and MELs across fleet
  • Support the Technical Services Manager to manage the AD, SB, Modification assessment and approval process
  • Co-operate with the UK CAA and Technical Quality Manager in their surveillance and auditing duties and ensure that all non-conformities with established procedures and standards are corrected in an appropriate and timely manner
  • Ensure that all applicable maintenance data required to establish the methods, techniques, standards and instructions to be employed in maintaining the airworthiness of Wizz Air UK’s aircraft, is acquired, kept current and correct, and made available to all persons involved in the performance of continuing airworthiness activities for Wizz Air, including subcontracted and contracted Providers.
  • Participate in technical investigations related to Mandatory and Voluntary Occurrence Reports, in support of Wizz Air UK’s Safety Management System (SMS)


  • Engineering / Aeronautical/ degree (BSc, MSc..) with 2 years relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of EASA/UKCAA regulations.

If you would like to join the dynamic team of Wizz Air, please apply here and attach your English CV.

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