At Virgin Atlantic we’re really proud of our state of the art fleet.
When you join our engineering team, you’ll have the chance to work on one of the youngest and most impressive fleets in the industry. It includes the mighty Boeing 747-400, the innovative 787-9, the A330 and we’ve some A350s on the way. In fact, when our A350s start arriving in 2019, we’ll have the youngest fleet in the sky. How great is that?
We proudly offer a wide range of opportunities across the two areas that make up our Engineering organisation:
- Engineering Maintenance Production
- Engineering Support Services
Engineering Support Services
Our Engineering Support Services have a huge impact on customers. We make sure that everyone has an enjoyable and safe flight by sourcing the best parts, providing 24 hour support to our production teams and being involved in longer term operational planning. Our specialist areas include Reliability, Technical Operations, Supply Chain, Planning and Fleet Technical to name a few.
We’re always looking for exceptional engineers within Part 145 (including Hangar and Line Maintenance). So if you want to work with the best engineering production team in the business, we’d love to hear from you.
Based in London Heathrow or Gatwick, you’ll play a vital role in supporting our flight network with the highest quality aircraft maintenance. We work in state of the art facilities whether that’s on the line or in our hangars, on the airframe or in the cabin. As well as day to day mandatory maintenance, you could end up fixing something on the Upper Class bar or changing engine. It’s diverse work.
Our Engineering Apprenticeship programme is an amazing opportunity for ambitious, passionate, budding engineers. Expect lots of studying, regular exams and further intensive training as soon as our new aircraft arrive.
If you want to apply, you’ll need to impress us with your industry knowledge and show us you’ve researched Virgin Atlantic. For many of our apprentices, this scheme is just the start of a high flying career within Virgin Atlantic.
We have held our apprenticeship scheme for many years, please see below a few apprentices that have completed the programme and have gone on start their careers with Virgin Atlantic. Here are some of them.
Our Graduate scheme is one of the best in the business. You’ll get involved in multiple teams across our Engineering Services and Production. You’ll build up real world experience in new disciplines and learn the skills you’ll need to kick-start your career.