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.

Playing for our team

2 training grounds
115+ squad
7 nationalities
8 years average service

More than 18% of our team have worked for CAV for over 15 years.

Life at CAV

 Iain Johnston

Iain Johnston

Key Account Manager (24 years)

“The whole business is progressing and relationships are being built worldwide as we continue to work with customers to develop ice protection and drag reduction systems for their new aircraft.”

Thomas Barnaby

Thomas Barnaby

Customer Interface Apprentice (9 months)

"Working in customer service give the opportunity to work with so many different departments, which means I am constantly learning new things."

Charlotte Bridgewater

Charlotte Bridgewater

Assistant Buyer (6 years)

“You never know what to expect every morning you come to work, as there are approximately 8000 aircraft flying with TKS systems fitted and as they get older, owners need our help to keep them well maintained.”

Michael Fox

Michael Fox

Production Manager (25 years)

“It’s fantastic to know that my hard work is keeping a pilot and their passengers safely in the sky.”

Julie Moffat

Julie Moffat

Customer Interface Officer (7 years)

“CAV have a generous approach to pay, holiday and benefits and do their best to listen and address staff concerns.”

Who We Work With

Current Vacancies

Production Operator

  • Location: Consett, County Durham
  • Capacity: Full Time
  • Apply by: 31st October 2022
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Management Accountant

  • Location: Consett, County Durham
  • Capacity: Full Time
  • Apply by: 23rd September 2022
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Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprentice

  • Location: Consett, County Durham, UK
  • Capacity: Full Time
  • Apply by: 31st October 2022
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