Licensed Engineer B1/B2

          “Aviation is what we breathe. It’s our past, present and future.”

GKN Fokker Technologies is a division of GKN Aerospace and a leading global aerospace specialist. Fokker Technologies develops and produces state-of-the-art advanced aircraft systems and components for aircraft manufacturers and provides integrated services and products for aircraft owners and users. The company was founded in 1919. The head office is located in Papendrecht, the Netherlands. Fokker Technologies is active on locations in the Netherlands, Romania, Turkey, Canada, Mexico, the US, China, India and Singapore, and employs around 4,900 people.

GKN Fokker Techniek is located in Hoogerheide, The Netherlands. As part of Fokker Technologies we are an experienced MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul) organization. Our experienced teams perform the full range of maintenance inspections. From minor modifications up to heavy maintenance. All within the scope of approval of Fokker Techniek.

Furthermore our facility includes Design and Engineering. The engineering and design capabilities from Fokker are recognized by the EASA through a Design Organisation Approval (DOA). This recognition allows us to perform the entire design and development process in-house, including certification and flight testing.                                     

                                      Licensed Engineer B1 / B2 
Hoogerheide, The Netherlands

Your Mission

As a licensed B1/B2 Engineer, you play an important role in the execution of work on mechanical and electrical aircraft systems and engines in accordance with the Part 145.

Within the B1/B2 task area, you are – together with your team – occupied with assembly, disassembly and inspection work. You analyse and resolve faults and make repair proposals. Part of your work is also preparing the independent test run of engines and aircraft systems, such as taxiing aircraft (when authorized to do so).

As a certified engineer you’re responsible for releasing aircraft back to service, which includes the supervision over non-certified colleagues.

Part of this role may involve that you have to carry out work outside of the Netherlands.

Your Luggage

  • A completed Aircraft Maintenance License (AML).
  • Part 66 B1/B2 licensed at a Part 147 accredited educational organization
  • Type Rating for A320/A330/B737 is a strong plus
  • You have obtained the required certificates of courses at a Part 147 accredited educational institution (e.g. type courses, engine courses etc.)
  • You possess the necessary burden of proof of the practical experience mentioned in the Part 66 / Part 145 for obtaining the above mentioned Certification Authorization.
  • An adequate level of reading and understanding technical English.

Above the technical luggage, you also possess good communication skills, you are solution-oriented, act as a team player and feel the responsibility to meet the highest quality standards. 

Your Take-off & Route

The Fokker Techniek organization has a passion for technology and their employees are rightfully proud of what they develop and build. Fokker Techniek has ambitious plans for the future, just like you. Choosing Fokker means you get a place in a fast growing organization within a competitive market.

It goes without saying that we offer a competitive package (e.g. a competitive salary, profit-related bonus and 40 days annual leave). However, we believe the main appeal is the opportunity we provide for you to develop your career, gain an unrivaled breadth of experience and achieve your true potential. To do so, we offer various training opportunities in every direction.

Are you excited for this role and want to be a part of a truly specialized global company? Contact us.

The recruitment and selection process for the position as Licensed B1 Engineer is carried out by Rein van de Ven of WFS PRO BV. You can send your resume and letter of motivation to For more information about the position, please contact Rein van de Ven on +31 (0)6 46260431.



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