Engineering Controller

  • Location

    Ipswich, Suffolk

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    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Mica Butland

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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This is a permanent day shift role based at Wattisham. The successful candidate will work in a team responsible for Apache aircraft sortie generation reporting directly to the Engineering Manager.

Responsibilities include:

  • Planning and Co-ordination of maintenance and manpower as necessary to ensure tasked maintenance activities are completed to schedule.
  • Planning maintenance programmes for up to nine aircraft up to two months ahead.
  • Recording of maintenance activities using SISO/SAMS files.
  • Oversee Shift leads to ensure maintenance targets are met.
  • Co-ordination of repair schemes, concessions and technical queries.
  • Liaison with internal and external agencies as required.
  • Assisting with the drafting and progressing of Mod F760 and F765's in accordance with Depth Operating Procedures.
  • Utilise and interrogate GOLDesp at co-ordinator level as required.
  • Conduct Quality Assurance of GOLDesp and paperwork in relation to aircraft maintenance activities.
  • Co-ordinating and conducting quality assurance checks as required.
  • Attend and participate in AFS/Station & Squadron weekly meetings as required.
  • Carry out administrative duties in support of operational requirements.