Job Reference: J0013751
Job Title: C130J Avionic/Electrician
Start Date: ASAP
Location: Brize Norton
About the Company:
Our client remains one of the UK’s leading independent aerospace and defence companies and is renowned and respected worldwide for its expertise in civil, military and commercial aircraft, and defence solutions. With a proven pedigree in providing support to UK and international customer C130 Hercules fleets that dates back to the 1960s.
We are looking for an experienced Aircraft Engineer (preferably with previous C130 experience) who will be responsible for the rectification and repair of the Hercules C130J aircraft avionics and electrical systems (and when required Role Equipment), including functional testing, fault finding, embodiment of modifications, technical instructions and scheduled maintenance iaw relevant Air Publications and Job Guides. They will comply with procedures and practices laid down in local regulations and company business management system procedures (BMS), or as directed by the relevant Team Leader. Tasks also include the compilation and co-ordination of Maintenance Work Orders, both manually and using the computerised RAF Logistics Information Technology System (LITS) IT system.
This position will require work predominantly on shift (week days only), or days as directed in support of customer requirements.
•Have an Aeronautical apprenticeship and/or military equivalent in avionics and/or electrical systems.
•Have relevant recent experience of aircraft avionics and/or electrical systems.
•Have a proven track record in the Aerospace industry and evidence to support this (preferably evidence of certification / approval / authorisations).
•Possess a sound knowledge of Health & Safety procedures.
•Have previous supervisory experience to supervise Aircraft Engineers carrying out their normal working activities.
•Hold a current UK Driving Licence.
•Previously held a C130J qualification (Models C to H would be acceptable).
•Previous experience of certifying work carried out by the production operatives within the scope of individuals’ approvals.
•Experience of managing internal and external relationships with customers, aircraft tradesmen, other departments and taking an active role to mentor staff.
•Actively support, promote and contribute to continuous improvement ideas and activity to ensure that progressive gains in efficiency are maintained.
•Have previous experience of the RAF LITS IT system.
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