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Engineering Wiring Technician (Security Cleared)

  • Location: Stevenage
  • Salary: £23.00 - 30.75 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 days ago

Job Profile

**CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT AND LIVE SECURITY CLEARANCE, ANY CANDIDATES WITHOUT SECURITY CLEARANCE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED**

To perform electrical / mechanical integration activities, specific duties of which run as follows:

  • Highly competent at wiring activities, manufacture and integration of flight harness and test harness (crimping, soldering, looming, routing and repairs)
  • Use of basic hand tools (torque tools, screwdrivers, spanners, measurement tools and etc.).
  • Test instrumentation integration (thermocouples, heater circuits and accelerometers)
  • Excellent engineering hand skills
  • Prepare, apply, handle and dispose of chemical and hazardous substances in accordance with COSHH requirements
  • Ensuring workspace is kept clean and tidy in accordance with 5S policy
  • Following tool control procedures
  • Quality control inspections
  • Ensuring correct completion of build paperwork for all activities you have performed
  • Interpreting technical documentation (schematic drawings, wiring diagrams, 2D and 3D General Assembly Drawings, technical notes and integration procedures)
  • 3D model navigation
  • Support movement and lifting operations using overhead crane and other MGSE (Mechanical Ground Support Equipment).

Skills/Experience Required

Essential

  • CANDIDATE MUST HAVE CURRENT AND LIVE SECURITY CLEARANCE, ANY CANDIDATES WITHOUT SECURITY CLEARANCE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
  • ESA, aerospace or other high quality wiring experience (flight and test harness manufacture, check out and installation)
  • Harness securing methods
  • Installation and removal coaxial cables / DC harnesses
  • Detailed assembly and integration (equipment and processes similar to, or to the standard required for aerospace industry).
  • High level of engineering hand skills
  • Strong, demonstrable experience of using hand tools
  • Tool control
  • Technical documentation
  • Handling and use of chemicals and hazardous substances
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Inspection of critical electronic/electrical/electro-mechanical hardware
  • Previous experience of space/aerospace inspection and test activities

Desirable

  • Consistent experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience of working in a cleanroom environment
  • Experience carrying out structural activities
  • MLI (Multi-Layered Insulation) blanket installation and tailoring experience
  • Knowledge on RF systems
  • Must be able to work at height and in a restricted space