Ryanair said it needs to reruit 200 engineers to service before it takes delivery of 50 new aircraft over the next 12 months. The airline is holding an open day will be held this Thursday, November 23, between 11am and 6pm in the Maldron Hotel, Dublin Airport, in its search for suitable candidates.
Ryanair aims to grow its fleet from 430 to 585 aircraft by 2024, including the introduction of the greener and more economical Boeing 737 MAX 200 in 2019. The airline said the jobs, working to “industry-leading rosters”, will be in Ireland, Britain and Europe.
Ryanair’s Chief People Officer, Eddie Wilson said: “2017 has been our busiest recruitment year to date, and we are continuing to invest heavily in talent for the future, as we take delivery of our new Boeing aircraft. Ryanair is the ‘go-to’ airline for highly skilled Line Maintenance, Tech Services, Materials and Engineering Graduate jobs, with our new industry leading rosters, jobs across Ireland, Britain and Europe, and the opportunity to work on the youngest fleet in Europe.”
He added: “Candidates interested in all current opportunities should visit http://careers.ryanair.com/engineering/.’’
Staff are being sought in the following areas:
- Technical Services Engineers
- Simulator Engineering
- Technical Standards & Training
- Fleet Planners
- Project Engineers
- Graduate Engineers
- Area Supervisors
- Purchasing & Materials
- Line Maintenance
- Base Maintenance
- Junior Aircraft Engineers