Aer Lingus has decided to continue our investment in Apprentice Engineers in 2020. This investment provides us with future talent for our engineering roles. Taking approximately four years, this forward-looking plan helps to ensure Aer Lingus has access to talented and qualified engineers for future growth.
Candidates must be 18 years of age on the 1st September 2020
Candidates must have;
Completed the Leaving Certificate Examinations in or before 2020
OR Have attained or be in the process of attaining other recognised educational equivalent
OR Successful completion of an approved Pre-Apprenticeship course
OR Three years’ work experience gained over sixteen years of age in a relevant designated industrial activity as SOLAS shall deem acceptable
Candidates must be physically fit and able to pass a colour vision test and medical assessment
Candidates must be fluent in English both written and spoken
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the EU
Candidates must hold or be eligible for a current unrestricted worldwide passport Provide 2 verifiable references
Candidates must be able to pass a strict airport security vetting procedure which includes a 5 year background check
**Possess and be able to demonstrate the key competencies and skills outlined below:
Candidates must also have attained the following minimum educational qualifications to be considered. Candidates will be asked for results transcripts at a later stage in the process.
Grade O5 or higher at Ordinary Level in the Junior Certificate* (or equivalent) in the following subjects:
English (ii) Mathematics (iii) Science* (iv) Any two other subjects Grade H6 or higher on Higher Level papers is acceptable
If you have not attained the required grade in Science, the following is acceptable:
Junior Certificate – Technology, Technical Graphics, Materials Technology (Wood) or Metal Work (Materials and Technology).
Grade O6/D or higher at Ordinary Level in the Leaving Certificate (or equivalent) in one sitting in the following subjects:
(i) English, (ii) Mathematics, (III) Science* (iv) Any two other subjects.
Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physics and Chemistry, Applied Mathematics
If you have not obtained the required grade in any of the above Science subjects, the following is acceptable at Leaving Certificate Level: Construction Studies, Design and Communication, Graphics, Engineering and Technology
Grade O5 or higher at Ordinary Level in the Leaving Certificate (or equivalent) in maths
Demonstrate a strong technical and mechanical interest
A high level of enthusiasm and commitment to the programme for its 4 year duration
Excellent communication skills both written and verbally
Proven ability to work on your own initiative while contributing effectively as part of a team
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain positive professional relationships
Please note if you have completed the Leaving Certificate in 2020 please state this on your CV and outline subjects studied.
Closing Date: Wednesday 7th October 2020
For more information and to apply go to https://www.jobalert.ie/job/apprentice-aircraft-engineer-2020-aer-lingus