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Workshop Vacancy - Navboys

An exciting opportunity for a self-motivated individual to take up a position as Workshop Engineer at Navboys; a glider pilot’s supply shop and glider repair business that has recently moved into new, upgraded workshop facilities in Congleton, Cheshire.

The successful candidate will help run the Navboys workshop operation - this will involve carrying out upgrades, repairs and servicing to gliders and completing all required paperwork to a high standard. 

Main Duties:
* Managing workshop calendar
* Communicating with clients
* Carrying out glider inspections and maintenance
* Carrying out glider repairs and upgrades 
* Completing all required paperwork

Further Duties:
* Represent Navboys at the British Gliding Association Conference
* Assisting the web-shop team with day to day duties where required

The successful candidate will have:
* a high level of attention to detail
* strong written and verbal communication skills
* a flexible and adaptable attitude with the ability to work in a busy and fast paced environment
* the ability to prioritise and manage competing workloads
* excellent computer skills with good knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite
* previous workshop experience is desirable but we will consider taking someone in a 'trainee' capacity 
* familiarity with the aviation industry or an interest in aviation and gliding is advantageous

Training, Development & Perks:
* Full training provided
* Opportunities to develop skills within the workshop
* Opportunities to progress to managing the entire workshop operation
* Generous staff discount at the Navboys shop

To apply for the role, please email your CV and a covering letter to jake@navboys.com

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive and dependent on experience