Careers

Thinking of joining our team?

At CAV, it’s our vision to place CAV technology on every possible aircraft.

Since 1942, we have delivered exceptional aviation solutions for light aircraft to commercial airliners and developed a reputation for innovation and excellence.

We value diversity and an inclusive work culture. We are committed to equality of opportunity and avoiding discrimination in any form.

If you are driven by a job well done and only satisfied by outstanding customer service, help us to achieve our ambition by exploring our current opportunities.

Our Values

The Sky’s the Limit

The Sky’s the Limit

We aim high and take pride in doing the best job possible.

Do It Right

Do It Right

We take ownership and deliver our commitments to colleagues, customers and partners with transparency and integrity.

Lead with Innovation

Lead with Innovation

We make continuous improvements by creating and contributing new and better ideas, methods and products.

Succeed Together

Succeed Together

We encourage, respect and acknowledge everyone’s contributions, and work together to achieve success as a team.

Support & Protect

Support & Protect

We are guardians of our own and each other’s safety and wellbeing, and are mindful of our environmental impact and contribution to the community.

Why join us?

Whilst CAV technologies are in operation globally, on a local level in both the UK and the US we continue to uphold the rich cultural histories of manufacturing and aerospace of the regions and cultivate a culture of pride amongst our employees.

It is because of this pride and the commitment of our team, together with a sharing of smart ideas from the shop floor to the board room, that we are a partner of choice to several iconic aeronautical businesses.

Now forging ahead on a new trajectory of growth, together we can realize our vision. Guided by our core values, we will support you with competitive renumeration, opportunities for career development, generous annual leave and a considerate working environment, as well as some great benefits and rewards.

Not to mention the occasional office picnic.

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Playing for our team

2 training grounds
120+ squad
8 nationalities
9 years average service

More than 23% of our team have worked for CAV for over 15 years.

Life at CAV

Claire Williams

Claire Williams

Group HSE Coordinator

“CAV has generously supported my higher education training. Their dedication to furthering employees professional and personal development is a testament to their values as a company.”

Niall Boxwell

Niall Boxwell

Senior Engineer - Design

“Thanks to CAV's invaluable support, I've been able to embark on my MSc journey with confidence. Their commitment to my professional development not only enhances my skills but also underscores their dedication to empowering employees to reach their full potential.”

Stephen Wilson

Stephen Wilson

Production Operator

“I love working in the aviation industry, the people are amazing, and it is so fulfilling to know my work keeps people safe.”

Thomas Barnaby

Thomas Barnaby

Marketing Assistant & Customer Interface Officer

"Working for CAV has given me the opportunity to develop a range of skills from communication to planning, as well as my confidence. I really enjoy my role and I am looking forward to seeing how I can develop further."

Charlotte Bridgewater

Charlotte Bridgewater

Buyer

“Every morning is different when you come to work, you never quite know what to expect. One thing that is consistent though is that we work well as a team. With every request we always work together to get the best result for the customer.”

Michael Fox

Michael Fox

Master Production Scheduler

“Despite being in my Master Scheduler role for over a year now, I still get a buzz out of knowing that my hard work is keeping a pilot and their passengers safely in the sky.”

Julie Moffat

Julie Moffat

Customer Interface Officer

“Working at CAV brings loads of benefits! They have a generous approach to pay, holiday allowance, and benefits through their rewards scheme, and they do their best to listen and address staff concerns.”

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Current Vacancies

Production Operators

  • Location: Consett, County Durham
  • Capacity: Full Time
  • Apply by: 10th May 2024
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