Aircraft Engineer Apprenticeship Program

  • Company:Ryanair
  • Location:Prestwick, United Kingdom
  • Employment type:Full-time
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Prestwick Aircraft Maintenance Ltd (PAM) is one of six heavy aircraft maintenance providers for our client Ryanair, carrying out maintenance on Ryanair’s entire fleet of New Generation Boeing 737-800 series aircraft, at our Hangar facility located at Prestwick International Airport, Ayrshire, Scotland.

We are currently recruiting for individuals to enter our Aircraft Engineer Apprentice program. Aircraft Apprentices will be involved in aircraft maintenance, repairs and modifications across all zones of the aircraft – wings, engines, fuselage & tail, cabin and flight deck.

The apprenticeship program is four years and based at our hangar facility in Prestwick. This is an excellent opportunity for successful candidates to work in an exciting, vibrant industry and obtain a recognised qualification in aircraft maintenance.

Together with good hands on capability and a natural aptitude for problem-solving, candidates must have a good understanding of Mathematics, Physics and demonstrate a keen interest in mechanics & aviation.

Preference will be given to candidates who have a good academic record and successfully completed, or are about to complete, an Aeronautical Engineering related qualification. The recruitment process for this role consists of an aptitude test, a practical skills assessment and a formal technical interview.

If you feel you have the ambition and commitment to succeed in this challenging and rewarding career, please submit your CV, outlining your results, achievements, hobbies, technical skills and any technical projects that you may have been involved in.


N.B. Candidates must be aged 18 years of age by the first of October 2024.

Strong scores in Maths English and Physics.

Aeronautical Engineering course certification, if not direct entry from school.


In addition to offering successful candidates the opportunity to work within the aviation industry, we also offer-

Structured career growth.

Supported learning and training.

Competitive Salary.

Dynamic work environment.

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