Airworthiness Inspector: Avionics at Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA)

  • Full Time
  • Johannesburg

Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA)

The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) is an agency of the Department of Transport (DoT), established on 01 October 1998, following the enactment of the now repealed South African Civil Aviation Authority Act, 1998 (Act No. 40 of 1998). This Act was replaced by the Civil Aviation Act, 2009 (Act No. 13 of 2009), which came into effect on 31 Mar…

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Airworthiness Inspector: Avionics

Job Type Full Time
Qualification Higher National Certificate , Matric , National Certificate
Experience 5 years
Location Gauteng
City Johannesburg
Job Field Aviation / Airline&nbsp

Site Visits and Inspections

Completion of allocated C of A/ATF inspection applications as per approved procedure
Provide clients with the required feedback during the completion of all tasks.
Review AW records of TC and NTCA aircraft as per procedure during C of A, ATF and RLA Renewal process
Address industry stakeholder problems/queries in and exemplary manner
Use of the EBS system for completion of all tasks as assigned by M: AR &I
Enforcement (Grounding) actions taken as sanctioned by Manager Aircraft Inspection & Registration
Enforcement actions recommended to the Enforcement. Department to be inline as assigned by M: ARI
Analyse and investigate significant defects discovered in aircraft and determine corrective action to be taken where airworthiness may be affected and correct any trends, where necessary.
Monitor the implementation of the ADs and/or related SBs issued by the manufacturer (both foreign and domestic) to ensure air operator’s compliance to the continuing airworthiness of aeronautical products with an established procedure to avoid or correct service difficulties.
Investigate possible violation of the regulations regarding airworthiness and take appropriate enforcement action, when necessary.
Participate in aircraft review board activities.


Report with recommendations on outcome of safety audits and inspections.
Research, develop and propose specific standards to be applied in certification, airworthiness, and maintenance of aircraft.
Issue special flight permits. 

Communication and Safety Promotion

Address Industry stakeholder problems/queries in an exemplary manner.
Provide Industry feedback to the Authority.
Inculcate upon Industry stakeholders’ safety prerequisites and procedures.

Proposal and Revision of Standards

Proactively research, develop and propose specific standards to be applied in airworthiness and maintenance of aircraft.


Grade 12 
Aircraft Maintenance Engineers License in Avionics


National Technical Diploma
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) License


5 years in Aircraft Airworthiness or Aviation Regulatory environment or Civil/Military Aviation experience

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) on to apply

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