Lapper/honer Power Generating

Schiphol, The Netherlands, GKN Aerospace [GKN-LHPG]

Field(s) of expertise
Aerospace Engineering Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Job type

About this job

You play a key role in the repair, revision and modification of AC and DC power generating systems components at our Schiphol facility. Fokker components to components of other aircraft platforms (e.g. A320/B737/B777).

You will be part of team in the Power generating shop, which is located at Fokker business park Oude Meer. This department now exists out of 14 highly motivated and skilled mechanics. We are expanding, and seek talented people that will reinforce the department.

We offer an attractive package including a salary in line with industry standards, an annual profit related payment and 40 days of leave.


  • Honing of different sizes cylinder blocks.
  • Lapping (polishing) of IDG parts.
  • Play an essential role in supporting repair and overhaul critical components on non-Fokker aircraft platforms;
  • Continuously look for improvement opportunities that are in line with your work and/or environment;
  • Working according and familiar with aviation regulations described in EASA and MOE;


To succeed in this role, you have completed MBO 3 level in aviation school (preferable). You have at least 2 years of work experience and have experience with mechanical aircraft components. Other important requirements are:

  • Experience with component repair is preferable;
  • Skills to read and understand English written manuals;
  • Capable to make the right decision between quality/quantity and costs;
  • Capable to work under pressure without losing overview;
  • Capable to work independent, efficient and in a team;
  • No 9 to 5 mentality.

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