Operations Engineer Trainee

The Programme

At Cathay Pacific Airways, we stand by our commitment of providing world-class service through our aspiring outlook to deliver beyond our customer’s expectations.

If you’ve been inspired by our vision, and are excited to be a part of one of the world’s greatest service brands; join us in our mission to delivering personal service that moves people emotionally. To never stand still. To Move Beyond.

Reports to – Lead Operations Engineer.

The job holder will undertake aircraft performance, operations engineering and weight and balance tasks in meeting the regulatory safety and operational efficiency requirements.  

What You Will Do

  • Provide aircraft performance data used in Flight Crew Manuals, Computer Flight Planning system, oxygen compliance reports for the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department (HKCAD), etc.
  • Evaluate and design flight procedures to mitigate noise levels during take-off and landing. Monitor noise and prevent infringements for Cathay Pacific Group destinations. 
  • Evaluate new aircraft performance and associated routes.
  • Provide regular support to passenger and cargo planning teams on payload capability, fuel burn, and flight time studies in achieving commercial and operational goals.
  • Provide forecast data for the annual fuel budget and analyze any discrepancies.
  • Measure and report to management on fuel efficiency.  Work with other departments (Planning, Procurement, Corporate Affairs, Finance, etc.) on fuel issues.
  • Produce aircraft weight and CG index data to support the airport passenger and cargo loading systems.
  • Implement manufacturers’ aircraft performance design changes for Cathay Pacific Group aircraft, to ensure operational safety and efficiency.
  • Fly as an observer in revenue, delivery, and test flights to collect and analyze in-flight performance data for operational safety and efficiency.
  • Develop professional knowledge in the aviation industry. 

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Degree in Engineering / Aerospace discipline.
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to work with data/statistics.
  • Computer literate with good programming skills.
  • Candidates with more relevant experience may be considered for a higher position. 
Closed 7 months ago
Closed 7 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Engineering, Engineering Aerospace Aeronautical
  • Citizenships:
  • Locations:
    Hong Kong (Hong
  • Closing Date:7th Mar 2022, 6:00 pm


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