Aircraft Wheels and Brake Mechanic

  • Location

    Feltham, Middlesex

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £9.05 per hour

  • Contact:

    Catriona Dawson

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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  • Client:


  • Read and Understand Work Instructions, Component Maintenance Manuals (C.M.M.), Operating,
  • Procedures and Customer Spec. requirements.
  • Demonstrate Knowledge and understanding of Process Paperwork and Parts Control
  • Understand and carry out (IAW C.M.M.);
  • Disassembly of aircraft Wheel
  • Dismount of aircraft tyre
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheels by operation of wheel wash equipment
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheel small parts
  • Paint stripping of aircraft wheels
  • Operation of Prunus blast equipment
  • Inspection of aircraft wheel small parts
  • Preassembly inspection and assembly of aircraft wheel hub
  • Mounting of aircraft tyre
  • Disassembly of aircraft brake housings
  • Disassembly of aircraft brake heatstacks
  • Cleaning of aircraft brake small parts
  • Operation of steel shot blast machine
  • Operations of aluminium oxide blast machine
  • Pressure testing aircraft brake assemblies
  • Know and understand risk assessments associated with task, including any Task Risk Assessment or CoSHH Assessment referenced in the WI.
  • Works accurately and efficiently on individual assignments or as an active team member. Performs job duties on various shifts in response to customer needs.