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Mechanical Technician

Employer
Babcock
Location
Holyhead, Isle of Anglesey
Salary
Up to £30241.65 per annum
Closing date
1 Mar 2024

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Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Job Details

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Location: Holyhead, Anglesey
Compensation: £30,241.65 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF53705

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Mechanical Technician at our RAF Valley site.

The role
As a Mechanical Technician, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. The post holder will be an experienced and skilled technician undertaking a range of detailed maintenance activities on an aircraft or aircraft component.

Day to day, you'll ensure that maintenance is undertaken to schedule and resolve any issues, escalate as required, as well as:

  • Undertake and complete depth maintenance and diagnostic activities on an aircraft or components which may include, as appropriate, scheduled maintenance, component removals, inspections, repairs, modifications, fault rectifications, replacements and/or functional/system test.
  • Review operational performance of aircraft components & systems. Analyse and diagnose faults to components & assemblies, apply diagnostic skills & knowledge to effect repairs or modify equipment or suggest improvements to procedures.
  • Maintain personal task competencies for working on aircraft or components.
  • Undertake support tasks within the Aircraft or component maintenance facility which are required to maintain compliance with the MOE and Functionally Mandated procedures (e.g. oversight checks, control of tooling / test equipment etc.)

This role is full time and based onsite at RAF Valley.

Essential experience of the Mechanical Technician

  • Trade Principles training
  • Computer literate

Qualifications for the Mechanical Technician

  • Completion of an Engineering Apprenticeship, ideally in Aeronautical Engineering, or Military equivalent apprenticeship / qualifications.
  • Academic qualification for this role is a minimum of City & Guilds 2675 Aeronautical Engineering and Maintenance or NVQ Level 3 Aeronautical related discipline. Consideration will be given to applicants who have completed Trade Principles and Aircraft platform training with continued employment subject to successful completion of the B3(T) Pathway within 2 years.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 4.5% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave.
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement.
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Company

Be Part of Something Big.

From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, Babcock provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Babcock delivers vital services and manages complex assets on behalf of their customers across three key markets; defence, emergency services and civil nuclear. You could be part of this, leveraging their technology, expertise, infrastructure and assets to ensure delivery for their customers, for whom failure is not an option.

Career Opportunities at Babcock

Working for Babcock will give you the opportunity to develop your career, with fantastic prospects for promotion, along with the ability to learn transferrable skills and earn nationally recognised qualifications.

Take a look below at the roles Manpower UK is currently recruiting for at Babcock.

Company info
Location
Head Office
33 Wigmore Street
London
W1U 1QX
GB

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