Assembly Integration & Test Technician

  • Location

    Didcot, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Critch

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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Reporting to the AIT Manager with technical oversight provided by the Skill lead.

Main duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Assembly and Integration activities on Satellites
  • Work in accordance with AIT procedures and processes
  • Assembly of the Satellite and sub-assemblies
  • Validation of the tooling
  • Manufacturing\routing harnesses in accordance with ECSS standards
  • Assembly, inspection and repair in conformance with ECSS-Q-ST-70-08 and ECSS-Q-ST-70-26.
  • Perform hazardous and critical operations, such as bonding, crimping of flight H/W etc in line with the correct standards
  • Assemble Multi-Layer Insulation
  • Environmental tests preparation and satellite instrumentation in accordance with the instrumentation plan.
  • Handling of Spacecraft and GSE
  • Records test configurations and databases and ensures the traceability of the operations that have been conducted are correctly performed

Experience / Qualifications:

5+ years of experience in assembly and integration on space products, for example harnesses

Certified to ECSS-Q-ST-70-08 and ECSS-Q-ST-70-26. Or previously certified and able to be recertified