Aircraft Maintenance

Our contract maintenance division can supply individual contractors or a full team of personnel at very limited notice for short, medium- or long-term assignments worldwide. We can source mechanics and engineers with a wide range of skill sets including: Licensed engineers, Fitters and Mechanics, Avionic Technicians, Cabin / Interior Trimmers, Paint Sprayers, Composite Technicians, NDT Inspectors and more.

We can offer quality workmanship at competitive prices and immediate response to customer’s needs. Typical works undertaken by our personnel include line maintenance, heavy maintenance and defect rectification, management, and planning.

Design and Engineering

Protec has built up a wealth of experience supplying engineers to the aerospace, defence, and space industries. Our placements and assignees work throughout the world. Our Contract Design Team can supply specialist engineers for long or short term, for part or whole project, in-house or at your premises. Examples include Design Engineers (Catia, Cad, ProE, SolidEdge etc.), Specialist Engineers (Weights, Loads etc.), Stress Engineers (Patran, Nastran etc.), System Design Engineers, Software Programmers, Avionics and Electrical, Thermodynamists, Quality Engineers, Project Engineers, Aerodynamicists, Illustrators and Authors.

Space and Defence

Our success is due to an accumulation of many years within our niche sector of Space and Defence and the fact that we provide a personal touch and a truly consultative approach. Our philosophy at Protec Technical is to provide a bespoke recruitment service to deliver recruitment solutions in a timely and cost-effective manner.

We have high standards and will always aim to bring you a high-quality service because we value our clients.

Our markets are in, Aerospace, Space and Defence, however with our consultants’ accumulative experience we can cater for all your recruitment needs. Our services include Search and Selection where on your behalf we can target candidates with specific skills in a short space of time.


Recruitment of Staff

  • Permanent or Contract
  • UK or Overseas
  • All Technical Skills
  • Individuals or Teams
  • Shop Floor, Junior and Senior Engineers, Management
  • All candidates will have been vetted for: ‘suitability, availability and willingness
  • Candidates recruited by using our extensive database, networking, job boards, and by advertising
  • Customer requirements fully satisfied i.e. security issues, citizenship, geographical location, candidate experience, confidentiality
  • Cost effective – no placement – no fee

Other Services

  • Recruitment Campaigns
  • Outplacement
  • Managed Programmes (On-Site, or Master Vendor Agreement)
  • In-House Design services at Protec Technical
  • Confidential recruitment
  • Market advice (salaries and availability etc)
  • Advice on salary rates and packages


  • Advice on procedure
  • On-site or off-site office
  • Computer support, CV advice
  • Networking with companies and agencies
  • Interview techniques
  • Suitability Candidate/Position
  • General Support
  • Progress reports to client company

Managed Programmes

  • On or off-site support
  • Complete Office set-up
  • Managed recruitment process
  • Induction for new staff (in conjunction with the Health and Safety Officer)
  • Daily liaison with hiring managers
  • Recruitment advice
  • Complete payroll management
  • Manning requirements controlled
  • Working within or better than Service Level Agreements
  • Weekly or monthly reports
  • Support to temporary staff