aircraft engine inspector




Aircraft engine inspectors inspect all types of engines used for aircrafts in factories to ensure compliance with safety standards and regulations. They conduct routine, post-overhaul, pre-availability and post-casualty inspections. They provide documentation for repair activities and technical support to maintenance and repair centres. They review administrative records, analyse the operating performance of engines and report their findings.

Scope notes

Excludes aircraft engine tester.

Alternative label

  • aeroplane engine inspector

  • military aircraft engine inspector

  • helicopter engine inspector

  • airplane engine inspector

  • aeroplane engine inspection technician

  • engine inspection engineer

  • light aircraft engine inspector

  • engine inspection technician

  • aeroplane engine inspection engineer

  • piston aircraft engine inspector

  • rotary aircraft engine inspector

  • civilian aircraft engine inspector

  • jet aircraft engine inspector

  • plane engine inspector

  • engine inspector

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

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