• Paul w
  • Mechanical Engineer, Engineer
  • Last/current workplace: Bae Systems
  • 47 years old from Adelaide and Inner Suburbs, SA

Introduction

I am a B2 LAME of 25 years and Licenced on A330, A320/321 , Boeing 737NG, Dash 8 100/200/300, BAE146. For the last 5 years I have been doing casual contract work in Australia . I also recently completed my B1.1 Diploma. I live in Adelaide with my young family.

Employment History

  • Bae Systems

    • Nov 2013 - Current
    Bae Systems Nov2013 - current Line maintenance, A - checks, engine and APU changes
  • John Holland Aviation Services

    • May 2011 - Current
    John Holland Aviation Services May2011- current Base and line Maintenance on A320/321 and A330 and Boeing 737NG. Throughout this period I have been the Avionics shift leader / co-ordinating Lame.
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    Jetstar

    • Mar 2010 - Jan 2011
    Jetstar (KORR ) March I am currently working for Jetstar in Sydney as a Line Maintenance Avionics Lame certifying for their A320/321 Fleet.
  • Korr Aviation

    • Jan 2009 - Dec 2009
    Korr Aviation 2009 In September I completed an Airbus 319/320/321 avionics type course Perth and spent 4 month in Newcastle gaining my SOE for the A320 series aircraft, and picked up that Licence early in the New Year. SkyAirWorld, Brisbane Performing Line Maintenance on Embraer 170/190's and 145's. Also Maintenance planning and stores coordination.
  • Virgin Tech

    • Jan 2005 - Dec 2008
    Virgin Tech, AdelaideNov
  • C-Checks

    • Jan 1994 - Dec 1994
    Project WorkLame Coordinator, in charge of Heavy Maintenance C-checks on BAE 146 Aircraft located in Adelaide and conducted over a four-week period. Supervise a team of engineers. This position involves coordination of the project, keeping the team focused to ensure the project is completed on time. The highest level of accuracy and attention to detail is required for C-Checks. Jan 1994 - Nov 1994Cairns Engineering Support Facility, QueenslandRelocated to Cairns as there were no employment opportunities for a Licenced Maintenance 146 Electrical & Instrument Lame in line maintenance. Apprentice Avionics Aircraft Maintenance EngineerAdelaide, SAServed my apprenticeship performing Heavy Maintenance duties in Avionics as well as Line Maintenance.

Skills

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Education History

  • EducationMatriculationRostrevor College

    • Ended Jan 1989
    Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics) 1992Regency TAFEAdelaide, EducationMatriculationRostrevor College (1989)Adelaide, SACompleted Math's, Physics, Chemistry, Geography and Legal Studies Leisure InterestsCar Racing, physical fitness and following a self-exercise routine