Date:  Jun 29, 2024
Company:  Wizz Air Hungary Légiközlekedési Korlátolt Felelős

Budapest, HU, H-1103


Wizz Air is a leading European low-cost airline with a fleet of modern and fuel-efficient aircraft. Our mission is to provide affordable and reliable air travel to everyone, everywhere, while minimizing our environmental impact. We are proud to foster a diverse and inclusive team of over 8,000 employees from more than 90 nationalities, who share our values of inclusivity, positivity, dedication, integrity, and sustainability.


As a rapidly expanding airline, we offer exciting career opportunities across a range of functions, from flight operations to engineering, customer experience, finance, and more. We provide extensive training and development opportunities to help our employees grow and succeed in their roles. Joining Wizz Air means joining a team that is passionate about aviation, dedicated to excellence, and committed to making air travel accessible and sustainable for all. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in the aviation industry, we welcome you to explore our job opportunities and become a part of our success story.


Powerplant Technical Engineer 

Based in Budapest 



What we offer:


  • Base salary and employee bonus scheme
  • Unlimited number of significantly discounted and confirmed seating tickets, giving access to a continuously growing network of destinations
  • Relocation package (if applicable) – expense budget, Temporary accommodation, Administration support
  • Life insurance
  • AYCM sport pass contracting possibility
  • Instant impact, from any level of the organisation, exposure to C-suite management
  • Fast career progression, internal mobility and talent management supported by training opportunities (Wizz Academy and bespoke trainings)
  • True international and multi-cultural work environment, passionate, driven and diverse teams




  • Supports Senior Powerplant Manager in managing the safety, reliability, technical performance and cost of ownership of the Wizz Air fleet of engines and APUs,
  • Follow up of powerplant / APU maintenance requirements (AD, SB, LLPs, etc.) and configuration control,
  • Powerplant / APU Maintenance Plan development, revision and follow up,
  • Preparation, coordination, and negotiation of powerplant and APU shop visit workscopes,
  • Powerplant and APU shop visit planning and coordination with maintenance planning
  • Review spare engine requirement for the engine removal program and ensure provision of suitable engines for the Operator’s fleet.
  • Participation in powerplant and APU related tenders and negotiations,
  • Cooperation with OEM and repair shops,
  • Co-operation with HME, MOC, Maintenance Planners, Technical Supply and other departments (Fleet development, Finance, etc.)
  • Maintenance reserve and warranty claims management and administration,
  • On time publication of all relevant information for OEM, shops, lessors and other third parties,
  • Powerplant and APU Reliability program development, monitoring, revision and data collection,
  • Powerplant condition monitoring, analysis and reporting,
  • Support at troubleshooting and engine replacement,
  • Proper technical record keeping and administration (AD / SB statuses),
  • Oversight of powerplant and APU repairs during shop visit,
  • Integrity of the reported data in-house and to third parties,
  • Correction of discrepancies revealed by quality audits,
  • Ensure each Engine/ APU whether on operating lease, mortgaged or finance lease, meets the end of lease conditions,
  • Follow applicable requirements of Safety Management System




  • Recognised Aircraft Engineering Apprenticeship or equivalent industry experience
  • Degree in an Aerospace Engineering subject or equivalent
  • Problem solving, analytical & technical decision making,
  • Project management,
  • Able to prioritize in fast moving environment,
  • Strong team player, highly collaborative and emotionally intelligent,
  • High degree of commercial awareness,
  • Computer & IT literate,
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly self-motivated showing initiative in a changing environment.
  • Experience of effective supplier management
  • Hands on aircraft/engine/product experience desirable
  • AMOS working experience,
  • Fluent in both spoken and written English.




When applying, please only provide valid information regarding your educational background and certificates, as the original documents will be requested during the hiring process.


We look forward to meeting you and learning more about your skills and experience. Join the Wizz Air team and discover the world of opportunities. 



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