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Mechanical Technician (Aircraft Mission System Cabinets) in Stockbridge, Hampshire



Stockbridge, Hampshire





An exciting opportunity for a mechanical technician building multiple sets of six different Mission system cabinets to support the aircraft build.

The Mechanical technician will need to have structural build experience on aircraft and be familiar with working from engineering drawings.
Someone with good hand skills and an ability to work in a changing environment is essential as engineering changes come through.
The build consists of marking out drilling, riveting (both solid and blind fasteners) use of Hi-locks and bonding of faying surfaces.
There is also airflow testing taking place on client site so travel may be required.

The mission system cabinets are basically Aluminum wardrobes, which will to contain Radar, mission system equipment etc.
Cabinets are received in 'skeleton' form then fit out with cable brackets, trays, shelves - basically everything inside the cabinet before handing them to the Avionic Team.

Job Description Summary
* Assembles, disassembles and/or modifies systems by changing, removing, replacing or upgrading aerospace vehicle components to correct failures or
implement changes.
* Oversees assembly, disassembly or overhaul.
* Configures aerospace vehicles and bench test equipment.
* Troubleshoots complex pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical systems to isolate mechanical or electrical faults and repair faulty components.
* Performs validation/verification testing of systems and components.
* Documents procedures and established processes to ensure contractual and regulatory compliance (e.g., repairs, test results, applicable modifications
and inspection results). Inspects components and verifies repairs for flight worthiness requirements.
* Oversees training.
* Works under general direction.

"Due to the nature of the work, you will be required to undergo UK security clearance checks prior to starting"

Other criteria:-
Applicable and appropriate educational/certification credentials from an accredited institution and/or equivalent experience is required.
This role is full time on site
Hours: Monday to Thursday 0700-1530 Friday 0700-1230 (Potential for Overtime if desired)


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission. Where the role is marked as Outside IR35 in the advertisement this is subject to receipt of a final Status Determination Statement from the end Client and may be subject to change.

Job reference 123718_1716551447
Date posted 24 May 2024

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