What is a Chinook and what does it do?

Feb 19, 2020 by Myles Kendrick

Made by Boeing, the CH-47 Chinook is one of the world’s most impressive flying machines. Despite its size and weight, the aircraft is highly manoeuvra...

FAQs: we answer your most-asked overseas contract role questions

Feb 19, 2020 by Myles Kendrick

There are many benefits to working overseas, from competitive pay to the opportunity to work on the most up-to-date technology while exploring the wor...

What qualifications do I need as an aviation mechanic?

Jan 28, 2020 by Myles Kendrick

Becoming an aviation mechanic takes a lot of hard work, from earning the necessary qualifications to gaining experience on the type of aircraft which ...

Living in the Middle East: Working in a contract role overseas

Jan 23, 2020 by Myles Kendrick

Working in the Middle East is a dream job for many. A warm climate, the chance to work on exciting cutting-edge technology and further your career at ...

What is a Humvee and what does it do?

Jan 15, 2020 by Myles Kendrick

Big, boxy and with a wheel at each corner, the Humvee is the perfect combination of no-nonsense practicality and combat expertise. It has served acros...

Five reasons to consider contract mechanic jobs overseas

Dec 12, 2019 by Myles Kendrick

If you’re a mechanic searching for a new role, it can be difficult to find the perfect job for your situation and skillset. Job hunting can become str...

Four ways to make yourself more marketable after the military

Dec 12, 2019 by Myles Kendrick

Leaving the military is never easy: from finding a new role, to resettlement into civilian life, plus the hassle of finding accommodation if you have ...

Working as a civilian in a military environment: the facts

Nov 18, 2019 by Myles Kendrick

If you’re choosing to work as a contract mechanic abroad or in a similar contract role, there’s a high chance that you will find yourself working for ...

Living in Germany: what's it like to work in a contract role in Europe

Nov 08, 2019 by Myles Kendrick

For those leaving the military or looking to progress their career further, taking a contract job in Germany is an excellent next step. Not only are t...

Q&A with our longest-serving contractor

Oct 22, 2019 by Myles Kendrick

At M&E Global, we work on a variety of overseas contract across a range of sectors with services including mechanical contract jobs, maintenance, supp...