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Aircraft Engineer

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
November 30, 2020

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Rakesh K R

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

Address Kailasathu Veedu,Trivandrum, Kerala - 695606 Phone 91-986*******


19+ Years experience in Naval Aeronautical Engineering with experience as aircraft maintenance engineer in Sea-king (Westland) Helicopter. Served as Naval Aircraft mechanic, Chief Aircraft Mechanic,Master Chief Aircraft Mecchnician and Quality Assurance Officer(Se King). An experienced professional with vast exposure in defect investigation and rectification on air frame and Rolls Royce Gnome engine. Attentive and productive Aircraft mechanic and Quality assurance inspector comfortable working in high pressure, fast-paced environments. Specializing in assessing and documenting adherence to conformance specifications while promoting increased efficiency and productivity. Highly flexible and capable quality assurance professional with 02 Years experience in quality inspection, defect tracking and test planning, reporting and data creation. Looking forward to work as a Aircraft Maintenance Engineer(Mechanical) Skills

Aircraft mechanics

Mechanical equipment overhauling

Mechanical systems maintenance

Aircraft checks

Sea king Helicopter expert

Aircraft Maintenance

Engine Repair

Quality Control

Component Examination

Work History

Apr 2019 -


Quality Assurance Officer

Indian Navy, Kochi, Kerala

Implemented best practice policies for patient education and patient and staff safety.

Worked as section in Charge of Westland Sea King Helicopter Section at Naval Aeronautical Quality Assurance Services Kochi.



Conducted more than 30+ Quality audits of various workshops, Ship borne flights and air squadrons.

Managed quality assurance program, including on-site evaluations, internal audits and customer surveys.

Carried out assessment of 500+ defect reports and recommended for necessary actions.

Inspected 100+ workshop repaired rotables

Carried out review of various technical Instructions.

Assisted in QA clearance of locally manufactured aircraft GSEs and indigenously made aircraft parts.

Imparted training to operators on various technical aspects .

Prepared 15+ defect investigation reports.

Imparted QA coverage to aircraft Modifications.

Sep 2016 -

Apr 2019

Master Chief Aircraft Mechanician

Indian Navy, Cochin, Kerala

Inspected all received aircraft parts to verify compliance with FAA regulations.

Maintained repair logs to document all corrective and preventive aircraft maintenance.

Inspected aircraft for compliance with regulations, company standards and safety requirements.

Kept aviation ground support equipment in working condition by completing preventative and corrective maintenance tasks.

Maintained fleet aircraft and related equipment in optimal condition and readiness.

Worked as aeronautical engineering section in charge of 05 Westland Sea King Helicopters

Worked as Master Chief in Charge of Station Quality Assurance Cell

Worked as in charge of West Land Sea King Helicopter Production at Second line services in Air Station

Oct 2013 -

Aug 2016

Chief Aircraft Mechanician

Indian Navy, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Removed components such as landing gear, engines and flight control.

Worked as chief in charge Hydraulic bay in Naval Aircraft Yard Kochi

Performed scheduled and unscheduled inspections to check flight readiness of aircraft.

Obtained fuel and oil samples to check for contamination.

Inspected all received aircraft parts to verify compliance with FAA regulations.

Maintained, repaired and rebuilt aircraft structures, including fuel, electrical and oxygen systems.

Operated power tools, gauges and testing equipment to adjust, repair and replace faulty components in aircrafts.

Trained 100+ new employees according to company standards.

Removed and installed aircraft subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions and mechanical flight controls.



Jan 2001 -

Oct 2013

Naval Aircraft Mechanic

Indian Navy, Cochin, Kerala

Worked as a Air Engineering tradesman and supervisor in West land Sea King Helicopter.

Completed all paperwork requirements for each task, including recording maintenance actions in aircraft logbooks.

Maintained orderly and safe work environment by enforcing tool control and FOD awareness, prevention and safety at all times.

Collaborated with Mechanical Supervisors to coordinate fitting and alignment of heavy parts.

Conducted and oversaw safety protocols, including flight line foreign object prevention walks.

Inspected and repaired aircraft structures, mechanical components and hydraulic systems.

Performed flight line functions including AFE preflight and postflight requirements. Education

Mar 2008 -

Apr 2012

Bachelor of Science: Aeronautics(Mechanical)

Cochin University Of Science And Technology - Kochi, Kerala Mar 2011 -

Apr 2011

Quality Assurance Service(Aeronautical): Quality Assurance Quality Assurance Training Squadron, CTI - Bangalore Mar 2006 -

Mar 2008

Diploma: Mechanical Engineering

Naval Institute Of Aeronautical Technology - Kochi, Kerala Accomplishments

Supervised team of 30+ staff members.

Played a Major role during Tropical Exercise of Indian Navy at Mumbai to achieve a zero defect month on baord.






May 2010 Internal Quality Auditor ISO 9000

Sep 2006 Nuclear Biological Chemical Damage and Defense Control Including Fire Fighting

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