SPM Junior Aircraft Engineering Programme, Spain

Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain · Engineering · SPMJAEP


Ryanair is officially the Number 1 International Airline and operates more than 2000 flights per day from 87 Bases across Europe and North Africa with 1800+ Low Fare Routes across 33 countries, connecting 205 destinations.

Ryanair currently operates a fleet of 410 Boeing 737-800 Aircraft with deliveries of an additional 50 brand new Aircraft in 2018 alone. Ryanair currently works with a team of more than 13,000 skilled professionals and expects to carry many more passengers in 2018 than the 129 million passengers that used Europe’s largest Airline in 2017.

Ryanair and our Engineering partners are inviting applications for a JAE to be based at Spain, Portugal & Morocco Airports, with the Role requiring an oversight of the SPM Engineering Outstations Ryanair Bases.

The 24-month Junior Aircraft Engineer Programme is dedicated to providing you with the required practical training and experience in order to become a licenced engineer. During the first phase (12 months), the programme combines a range of theoretical and practical elements which will develop your skills as an engineer for a successful career in our Engineering department. You will gain valuable experience in a live aircraft environment on our fleet of 360+ Boeing 737 NG aircraft. At the end of the 12 months, you will be in a position to apply for your Category A Licence. On successful completion of the first 12 months, you will spend time gaining line maintenance experience in one of our 80+ bases throughout Europe and base maintenance experience in one of Ryanair’s Heavy Maintenance facilities. At the end of the second phase of the program, you will be in a position to apply for your B1 or B2 licence and will be offered a Type Course to achieve your full B Licence.


If you feel that you can deliver in this exciting hand on role with Ryanair or one of our engineering partners, then we want to hear from you.

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