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Maintenance (Autover) Technician

Date: 11-Jan-2022

Location: London Stansted Airport, GB

Company: MAG

  • Maintenance (Autover) Technician
  • Based at London Stansted Airport
  • Permanent, Full Time role (42 hours per week)
  • Base salary of £28,747 rising to £31,865 after three months PLUS 10% shift allowance
  • Working on a rolling 4 on 4 off roster (days)
  • Mechanical maintenance of baggage management systems
  • NVQ Level 2 or equivalent experience is required



About us;


MAG is the country’s largest airport group. We own and operate Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands Airports. Our airports are so much more than the place where your holiday starts! Behind the scenes thousands of MAG employees work tirelessly 24hrs a day 7 days a week across numerous operational departments to ensure that our customers experience a seamless, enjoyable and safe travel experience. 



About the role;


Reporting directly to the Baggage Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for reactive, corrective and preventative maintenance of our AUTOCa’s and specific AUTOVER Assets within the baggage handling system.


These state-of-the-art systems are central to a £72m investment project allowing London Stansted Airport to host over 40m passengers each year.


Our Airport is a 24/7 operation, so you must have a flexible approach to work as you could be working weekends as part of your 42 hours per week.


View the system here - London Stansted’s New Baggage System 2021, copyright of London Stansted Airport - YouTube



Principal Accountabilities;


  • Reactive and preventive maintenance of the AUTOCa carts​.
  • Corrective maintenance of the AUTOCa carts.
  • Accountable for the AUTOVER Maintenance Area.
  • Responsible for the AUTOVER Toolkits and specialist Tools.
  • Provide and support AUTOCa recovery in breakdown situations
  • Flexible working – 7 days a week
  • Cleaning the AUTOVER track, sensors, inject points.  
  • Compilation of fault trends and estimated MTBF of individual components
  • Stock control of Items required in order to carry out the required works




Knowledge, Experience and Skills;


To be successful in this role, you will have Mechanical/ Automotive Engineering experience with some Electrical knowledge with relevant qualifications in a completed apprenticeship NVQ2 or equivalent. Good IT skills, ability to work in a team and develop strong working relationships are all a must. This role can be physically demanding, so please only apply if you feel able to cope with a role of this nature.


Applications from candidates working within Automotive or similar industries are particularly welcome


This role offers the opportunity to work for an iconic business in a high profile, pivotal position. MAG offers a very competitive salary. You will be working 42hrs p/w on a rolling 4 on 4 off roster (days). We are an iconic Employer, and a business that enjoys continuous growth and development. We therefore offer unparalleled career and development opportunities.





As a MAG employee you will have access to some great benefits including; 


Free on-site parking whilst on duty

Free Airport parking when you go on holiday (subject to availability and pre-booking)

Access to “Benefits me – My MAG rewards” portal with discounts and savings

24hour Employee Assistance Programme

MAG Pension scheme which doubles your contribution

Discounts on public transport to work

Discounts on MAG products such as Escape Lounges and holiday parking at our Airports



How do I apply?


Please submit your up to date CV and a covering letter detailing you how you meet the role criteria.


Please note that you must have lived in the UK for the last 3 years in order to obtain the correct security clearance required for this role


For current MAG employees applying for this role, applications will only be accepted through Colleague Self Service (CSS) - please follow this  link:


Advert will close once sufficient applications are received



Equal Opportunities


MAG are a values led organisation and we are committed to providing equal opportunities in all areas of work and business.  We want people to achieve their best, which will in turn positively impact on our customers and the communities in which we live and work.  At MAG we empower people to be themselves within an inclusive and supportive environment, enabling everyone to achieve their full potential in line with their abilities and career aspirations.


Reasonable Adjustments


As an inclusive employer, MAG wants to see every candidate performing at their best throughout the job application process, interview process and whilst at work. We therefore encourage you to get in touch with our Recruitment Team to inform us of any reasonable adjustments you might need to enable this to happen. You can contact the team by emailing

For more information on our equal opportunities and diversity policy please view our Equal Opportunities page on our careers site.