The recruitment event will take place at Spirit’s Doagh Road site, Newtownabbey, from 10am to 3pm.
“We are expanding our operations in Belfast and recruiting over 100 skilled production engineers,” said Ciara Kennedy, Site Leader for Spirit. “We need talented people to help build the future of aviation. Our commitment to building a diverse and inclusive workforce is unwavering and we look forward to welcoming new team members who share our passion for excellence.”
Ciara emphasized that Spirit will provide training at the company’s skills centers for qualified applicants who are hired but have no aerospace experience. She added that there is an opportunity for immediate job openings at the career fair.
Spirit offers regional and industry leading rewards and benefits: base salaries for these roles start at £28,500 rising to £31,200, generous shift allowances and overtime rates apply, 36 hour work week with early termination on Friday, generous holidays – 260 hours later on an annual basis, DC Pension scheme, death in service, non-contractual occupational disease scheme and much more.
“Spirit is committed to growing our Belfast site. Spirit Belfast has grown by over 500 people in the past year,” added Ciara. “We are also benefiting from the recovery in the airline industry with passenger levels back to pre-Covid levels and production rates up more than 20% in 2022 and we expect to do the same in 2023.”
Three new senior appointments at Northern Ireland ChamberSpirit AeroSystems Belfast (Spirit) is hosting a job fair this Saturday (20th May) to hire over 100 people for factory jobsThe recruitment event will be held at Spirit’s Doagh Road, Newtownabbey, from 10am to 3pm