Aircraft Fitters Depth Maintenance - CONTRACT Mechanical

  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Aerospace Mechanical Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £20.50 - £24.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Kayleigh Hodgkiss

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Aircraft Fitters Mechanical Depth Maintenance - CONTRACT Broughton

Summary of Role:

The role requires an individual to carry out mechanical depth maintenance tasks.

Main Duties:

  • Competence in the disassembly/assembly and installation/removal of aircraft parts, sub-assemblies, major components and auxiliary equipment to satisfactorily complete the depth maintenance programme etc.
  • Competence in carrying out basic repairs as per the approved data set/structural repair manual.
  • Ability to modify basic aircraft systems; this involves component removal adjustment, replacement, modification and the ability to perform the subsequent operational checks, as stated necessary, to prepare the aircraft for flight.
  • Ability to work, mainly unsupervised, from technical drawings, aircraft manufacturer's manuals, written or verbal instructions and retrieve production data directly from computer systems.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of organisational procedures and specifications in accordance with job requirements.
  • Occasional work at off-site location.

Follows Health & Safety practices and contributes to the safe working environment of the Aircraft Depth Maintenance Facility.

Candidate Requirements:

Essential: City & Guilds Certificate/NVQ Level 3 and/or completion of approved base training

Desirable: Aircraft mechanical maintenance experience