Flight Simulator Technician, Finnair Flight Academy
With Finnair Flight Academy it’s all about people. Our success is a result of our people having a true can-do attitude, courage and a focus on clarity. We are fully owned subsidiary of Finnair built around our core assets: our facilities, simulators and people. The quality of our services relies on the expertise of our people who bring together a rich variety of skills, experience and perspective. We offer extraordinary learning experiences across the field of aviation and have a 60-year heritage of delivering training services guaranteed with modern and carefully maintained simulators and other training facilities. We are planning to open a new training center through which we can serve our customers even better.
Finnair Flight Academy (FFA) is now looking for an enthusiastic and proactive
FLIGHT SIMULATOR TECHNICIAN
to maintain our state-of-the-art Full Flight Simulators. As a Simulator Technician, you will be responsible for troubleshooting and repairing sophisticated computer-controlled systems and networks, as well as, flight simulator and training equipment maintenance including reporting and documentation. Operating support, technical assistance and safety briefings to our customers are also an important part of your job. Every day is different and varies from unexpected situations requiring quick action to more peaceful moments when you have the possibility to develop our ways of working.
As a Simulator Technician, you will be part of our tightly intertwined Simulator Maintenance team consisting of Simulator Technicians and Shift Supervisors. In this position you will report to Manager, Simulator Maintenance.
You might be the person we are looking for if you have a self-initiative way of working, desire to learn new things and interest towards flying and aviation. As part of your induction we will teach you to fly simulators and hope that you’ll maintain your flying skills during working.
Our expectations towards you:
- Suitable technical educational background
- Professional experience in aircraft avionics, electronics, digital technology and/or networks. Experience in mechanics is considered as an advantage.
- Experience in different operating systems (e.g. Windows, Unix, Linux)
- Ability to use typical hand and power tools
- Logical problem-solving skills
- Analytical thinking and troubleshooting skills
- Good communication and teamwork skills
- Service-oriented attitude
- Ability to work successfully under pressure
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish
Finnair Flight Academy is open for training 24/7 so work is done in three shifts (day 07-14, evening 14-22 and night 22-07). The compensation level for the position is D (CLA 05 FT, Technical).
Want to join our unique, informal and flexible working community employing 30 people passionate about aviation? Please submit your application and CV no later than on Tuesday, March 19 at finnair.com/jobs. For more information, please contact Head of Flight Simulators Pekka Helenius (+358 40 836 2232) on Friday, March 8 between 10-11 or Thursday, March 14 between 13-14, or Manager, Simulator Maintenance Tapio Haarala (+358 50 393 4421) on Tuesday, March 12 between 14-15 or Monday, March 18 between 10-11. You can also send your questions to email@example.com.