The role of an Avionics Engineer involves the engineering of electronics inside aircraft. It can apply to any object engineered to leave the ground, including objects and vehicles like missiles, satellites and spacecraft, as well as aeroplanes.
Avionics recruitment agencies
This page lists a number of recruitment agencies with knowledge and experience in filling Avionic Engineering positions across the UK. They represent an easy way for employers to find suitable candidates, and vice versa.
The role of Avionics Engineer - skills, knowledge, and projects
To enter this field a candidate must normally possess a degree in Electronics Engineering. Applying this knowledge to Aviation is often then learned on-the-job. However, there are some specialised degrees and Masters courses which focus completely on electronic and computer systems and how they are applied to Aviation. Engineering skills, technical knowledge, cognitive ability and interpersonal skills are all important qualities for an Avionics Engineer to have.
As aircraft have continued to grow in complexity, numerous fields of specialisation have appeared. The modern Avionics Engineer may find themselves working on cockpit displays, diagnostics systems, engine control, flight and autopilot systems, radar systems and communications and air traffic control systems.
Salaries in the sector
There are numerous career opportunities to work as an Avionics Engineer in the UK, both on civil and military projects. Large employers such as BAe Systems continue to invest heavily in this country. Salaries can range from £35,000 to £70,000 and often come with a range of benefits.
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Electus is focused on delivering high quality specialist candidates to meet permanent & contract professional engineering and technical resourcing requirements within the aviation sector. We specialise in the following areas: systems, safety,design, stress, MRO, quality, sales & business development, commercial & bids. Call one of our consultants now to discuss your requirements
Coverage UK Wide, Europe, Australia, Canada
With our heritage firmly embedded in the Aerospace industry, Aeropeople are a leading dedicated Aerospace technical services provider. By fully utilising our international database and industry knowledge, we intend to bring you bespoke talent at realistic rates covering the full spectrum of roles for Permanent, Temporary and Contract placements in Aerospace and Aviation.
Coverage UK wide and International
Manufacturing Recruitment Ltd recruits within the aerospace and defence sectors, specialising in systems and software, design and analysis, manufacturing and production, MRO and professional services. We locate and successfully place talent across the full lifecycle of aviation and aerospace projects, from the initial design, test and validation stages through to the manufacturing, production and delivery phases.
We are an, innovative team of experienced consultants, specialising in the high technology market. We don't dilute our efforts by working in other sectors and all of us have an engineering or science background. We understand our market and the careers it can offer bright, ambitious people.
Coverage UK Wide
The Innovation Centre,
Cranfield Technology Park,
From Test Engineers, Design and Maintenance Managers, Catfoss Recruitment are a UK wide agency who are experts at supplying Aviation professionals to the industry. We gain a detailed understanding of your business and its needs, before sourcing exemplary staff in the areas of Engineering, Maintenance and Quality Assurance. With 25 years of recruitment experience behind us, we know what is needed to make a successful hire in technical positions.
Coverage UK Wide
PO BOX 980,
United Mechanical & Electrical Solutions specialises in supplying temporary labour to the construction and engineering sector nationwide. We have a large database of Electricians, Plumbers, Pipefitters, mates and related trades from semi skilled to project management level.
Having worked with clients such as Forward Composites and Thermal Engineering, you can be reassured that Recruit Mint are experts at offering industry tailored solutions to companies within Aviation. From apprentices to senior personnel, we aim to provide qualified staff such as Fitters, Electrical Engineers and Welders that are compatible with your business' needs and ethos. We're based in Peterborough and work within the surrounding counties.
Cranleigh Scientific have a specialist knowledge of engineering disciplines and apply this to supporting UK wide Aerospace projects. Our pre-employment screening process promises to deliver technically trained candidates with qualifications of IET, IED or IMechE standard. We insist on taking a personal approach to all recruitment campaigns and will undertake a process that's tailored to both the Aviation environment and the needs of our clients.
E3 Recruitment is one of the UK’s leading blue collar and white collar engineering, manufacturing and technical recruitment specialists. Having been formed in joint partnership by a close team of recruitment professionals to create a true regional, national and international presence.
• Over 25 years’ experience providing candidates to the Engineering, Industrial and Manufacturing industries • Whether the vacancy is temporary, contract, or permanent, as much care and attention is put into each and every position
12 Month GUARANTEE ON EVERY PLACEMENT: Our Aviation / Aerospace functional practice caters for all critical and highly confidential hires within this specialist industry. Headed by a veteran recruiter of working in this space, within Defence and Technology, our functional practice has grown year on year. We boast a huge database of industry specific candidates & add to this on a daily basis. Call us NOW.
We have specialist consultants for sales, engineering / technical, education, IT and commercial / office. We aim to save our clients both time and money and offer an honest and professional approach to recruiting. Mana will make your recruiting a simple and effective process for all perm/temp/contract roles.
Coverage UK Wide
20 Harborough Road,
Not Just Any Recruitment Agency… We are not going to state we’re better, just different. We don’t target our Consultants on Sales Calls or the number of CVs they send out each week. Targeting on these metrics usually results in poor quality conversations and unsuitable CVs being sent to you.
Coverage UK and Worldwide
2 Stoneycroft Road,
At Highbury Recruitment we believe in building personal and long standing relationships with both clients and candidates alike. Specialising in Industrial, Engineering, Scientific, Construction and Hospitality sectors, Permanent and Temporary recruitment, Highbury Recruitment has an extensive network of contacts. This makes us the only place you need to go for your recruitment requirements. Our ethos is simple: 'A personal approach to personnel'
Coverage East Anglia
13 Upper King Street,
The Aviation industry relies on expert recruitment solutions and here at Intec (UK) Ltd, we specialise in supplying all levels of Aviation personnel from Maintenance through to Management. With over 30 years of experience, we possess the expertise to place quality candidates into all Aviation disciplines such as Design, Engineering, NDT and Traffic Management. We have ISO / REC accreditations and address permanent and contract roles globally.
Great staff are what keep the Aerospace and Aviation Industries flying in the right direction - but as with any specialised area, finding the right people is not always the easiest of tasks. We can make that problem disappear very quickly, thanks to a combination of experience in this sector and the type of hard work that makes quality appointments happen. From Stress Engineers to Air Traffic Controllers, Connect Appointments can find the best.
Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Automotive, Aviation / Aerospace, Banking, Charity, Construction, Call Centre / Customer Service, Defence, Education, Engineering, Graduate, Health Care, Health & Safety, Personnel / HR, IT, Social Care, Energy / Renewable Energy
58 Herschel Street,