Aero Norway AS

Aero Norway AS, based in Sola, next to Stavanger in Norway, is an engine MRO facility focusing on repair and maintenance services for CFM56-3, CFM56-5B and 7B engines.

200 plus highly skilled employees, a worldwide customer base, 100 plus annual shop visits, USD 205 Million Annual turnover, 30 plus years’ experience, over 1.500 CFM56 shop visits, future LEAP engine capabilities planned, extended in house repair capabilities, and an on time delivery record in 2019 are a the relevant characteristics of Aero Norway. 

Powerplant Engineer (CFM56-3/-5B/-7B)

Aero Norway is looking for a Powerplant Engineer to join the Engineering Team. The Powerplant Engineer is part of the Customer Focus Team to perform engine maintenance in line with customer agreement.

Job description

  • Be the overall technical responsible engineer while the aircraft engine is in the shop for maintenance or repair.
  • Work within the customer teams to create added value to the customer, meet customer commitments and requirements, be the technical contact for questions and support.
  • Support production personnel to solve technical problems in connection with engine overhaul and repair
  • Communicate technical issues and experience with the OEM and internal and external customers
  • Evaluate procedures to analyse and improve the overhaul of aircraft engines in accordance with guidelines given by the FAA and EASA
  • To assess all new technical data from the engine/component manufacturer, airworthiness authorities and follow up with necessary documentation
  • Evaluate engine documentation packages and make assessments to assist in buying engines for overhaul, teardown, repair or lease
  • Be proactive to improve all aspects of the engineering function and be part of continuous improvement activities
  • Carry out tasks given by the Engineering Manager


  • Degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering or equivalent with aero engine/Airline maintenance experience. Candidates with extensive experience with Aircraft Engines type CFM56-3, CFM56-7B or CFM56-5B, will also be considered for this position.
  • 2+ years’ Engineering experience in either Airline or Overhaul Shop Powerplant Engineering
  • Good knowledge of Powerplant Systems
  • Good business acumen


  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Proactive and independent working methods
  • Adaptable to work on multiple tasks
  • Have excellent problem-solving skills
  • Very Good communication skills in English
  • Ability to interact with people from different level of the organisation and customers

We can offer:

  • The opportunity to learn and develop your career in an exciting industry.
  • You will feel fully involved in the day to day operations of the business and will be able to influence the continued success and growth of a rapidly growing organization.
  • Whilst we all work very hard, we have a culture that’s relaxed and down-to-earth, positive, and professional.
  • A proactive approach to constantly improving processes to ensure a rewarding working day and a good work life balance.

Questions regarding the position may be directed to:

Manager Engineering Christof Schätz, +47 930 69 621