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Aircraft Mechanic CAT A (m/f/d)

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European Air Transport Leipzig GmbH (EAT) is a subsidiary of Deutsche Post DHL Group. It serves as both a maintenance operation and a cargo airline. The EAT Leipzig fleet currently consists of 36 aircraft, including Airbus A300-600, Airbus A330-200, and Boeing 757.



Are you as passionate about aircraft as we are? With us, you ensure that our wide-body aircraft move their cargo around the world punctually and safely.

  • Maintenance and servicing of commercial aircraft and aircraft components within the scope of line and base maintenance
  • Independent troubleshooting and elimination of malfunctions
  • Replacement of defective components and fluids
  • Testing the functionality of, for example, control systems, landing gear, hydraulic systems, engines, braking systems, etc.
  • Inspection of aircraft and aircraft components
  • Control and documentation of performed repair and maintenance work

What you should know:

  • Permanent employment contract in a crisis-resistant company
  • Reliable corporate salary, including salary increases according to the collective agreement
  • Supplements for night shifts, Sundays, and public holidays
  • Work-life balance in a shift model:
    • Always a 4-day workweek and always followed by 4 days off

  • Shift times:
    • Day shift: 06:45 - 18:45 / 07:15 - 19:15
    • Night shift: 18:30 - 06:30 / 19:00 - 07:00




  • Completed vocational training as an aircraft mechanic in the areas of maintenance or engine technology
  • Necessary requirements:
    • Required licence: EASA Part-66 Category  A (CAT A)
    • Good knowledge of English (at least specialized knowledge is strongly required)
  • Precise and conscientious work
  • Enjoyment of teamwork
  • Willingness to work in shifts



You will work at a Great Place to Work® for the globally most awarded TOP employer 2023 in a working environment with international colleagues in our hangar, directly at Leipzig-Halle Airport. We offer great benefits in the form of very affordable job tickets, job bikes, exciting development opportunities, a free supplementary health insurance, company childcare places, employee canteen, and discounted flight tickets for private use.



We look forward to receiving your compelling application documents through our online system. Your contact person for this application is Manfred Krause +49 (0) 40 / 48 40 49-150


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EAT European Air Transport GmbH

The company

European Air Transport Leipzig GmbH (EAT), is one of DHL's airlines flying to destinations in Europe, parts of the Middle East, Northern Africa and Northern America. Today, we hold a top position in air cargo.

Our flight crews operate Airbus 300-600, Airbus 330-200F and Boeing B757. The fleet presently counts 34 aircraft in total, flying to more than 50 destinations to cover EAT´s part of the short, medium and long-range portfolio of the DHL Network with more than 400 flights a week. Our aircraft operate to the major international air freight hubs such as Madrid, East Midlands and Cincinnati, as well as other airports such as Lyon, Malta and Sevilla.

EAT Leipzig with around 400 pilots is the biggest airline within the global DHL network and a leading cargo aircraft maintenance provider in Europe. More than 1,000 employees work for EAT Leipzig. Over 20 different nationalities in the cockpit and on the ground form EAT´s international character.

We mainly operate out of Leipzig, Germany, where the world’s largest DHL cargo hub is located.

Why join EAT:

  • Continously growing company
  • We offer a variety of career opportunities for cockpit crews
  • Encourages interdepartmental teamwork, loyalty and commitment to continuous success
  • Develop your potential in our company
  • Guarantee safe flight operations
  • Continuous crew development through varied trainings

What we offer:

  • German contract with an attractive remuneration package
  • Type Rating on Boing 757-200
  • Type Rating on Airbus 300-600
  • CCQ on Airbus 330-200F
  • Prospects regarding upgrades to Captain
  • Base Leipzig

For more information visit DHL/EAT.

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