Aircraft Trimmer

  • Recruiter: Aviation Job Search
  • Location: London Stansted Airport, UK
  • Sector: Airline Administration
  • Job Type: Full time

SAMS (Stansted Aircraft Maintenance Systems) are currently recruiting for an Aircraft Interior Trimmer to be based at Stansted Airport.


This is a great entry point for persons considering a future Aircraft mechanic/ Engineer position offering the opportunity to gain valuable inside knowledge of the Engineering operation.

Trimmers will get the chance to work on Ryanair’s Modern Boeing 737 NG fleet including the newest Boeing 737 Max aircraft due for delivery in 2019.


The main duties of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Carry out PACE (Passenger Cabin Enhancement) and out of phase activities.
  • Carry out rectifications for aircraft interior defects.
  • Carry out special requests for aircraft defects raised by Aircraft Appearance Department and ensure rectifications are reported daily.
  • Assist other Engineering groups
  • Monitor stock levels of materials required to fulfil duties.
  • Ensure correct reporting procedures are applied and accurate daily reports are logged and sent to Aircraft Appearance Department.
  • Carry out Aircraft Exterior Washing and Technical Landing Gear Cleaning
  • Carry out Aircraft De-icing


Person Specification:


  • Aircraft/Maintenance/Cabin Trim experience is an advantage but not essential
  • Hand Tool skills are an advantage but not essential
  • Willing to work night shift
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer Literate
  • Self-motivated
  • Must have a Full EU Driving Licence
  • Will be required to take a medical for airside driving permit
  • Able to work to deadlines under pressure.
  • All applicants must have an unrestricted right to work and live in the UK
  • Availability to travel
  • We required trimmers to go on out stations to cover for any trimmer leave performing the PACE program.

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