Aircraft Maintenance Check Manager

Lasham, Hampshire, Full Time, Perm

We are now seeking to appoint an experienced Licensed Engineer (either B1 or B2) as a Check Manager. 

Established in 2015 and building on more than 60 years of engineering excellence, 2Excel Engineering is a fast-growing Maintenance and Repair Organisation (MRO) based in Hampshire, delivering service-orientated narrow body Boeing and Airbus Maintenance to Operators and Owners, Leasing Companies and Governments.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Understanding the General Trading Agreements (GTAs) and specific Aircraft Maintenance Contracts pertaining to their allocated Inputs.
  • Identifying manpower, facility, tooling and spares requirements
  • Ensuring that all Maintenance, defect rectification and modifications carried out under their control are conducted in a smooth, compliant, safe and effective manner
  • Managing their allocated teams in order to provide efficient, effective, productive and compliant Outputs.
  • The effective leadership, management and control of all Maintenance personnel and supporting resources under their control at any time.
  • Embracing and supporting cultural and procedural changes within the business.

The successful applicant will have the following skills, knowledge and experience:

  • Part 66 Licence B1 and/or B2, plus Cat C rating
  • Airbus A320 Type rating and recency is highly desirable but we will consider other types including Boeing 727, Boeing 737 Classic, Boeing 737 NG, Boeing 757 (RR and/or P&W).
  • Demonstrable experience of managing aircraft checks in a Base Maintenance Environment
  • Ability to understand aircraft check data and make informed and appropriate decisions
  • Excellent Communicator
  • Ability to build quick rapport with customers
  • Good general IT skills
  • Ability to negotiate and persuade
  • Ability to constructively challenge where required

We offer:

  • 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays
  • Free parking
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Excellent paid training and development opportunities
  • Occupational health scheme
  • Company events and social activities
  • Sick pay
  • Training and development courses

To express an interest in this role or if you have any questions or queries or would like a full job description please contact Henrik Winberg, HR Manager on 01256 825 126 or email

2Excel is committed to promoting equitable treatment, encouraging diversity, and embracing inclusion in our recruitment processes and among our workforce.

We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident Employer.