Flight Support Operator

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  • Location

    Yeovil, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Aircraft Fitter

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Sellick

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Your experience as a Flight Support Operator will have an immediate impact on my client and you will be ensuring the safe movement of all aircraft types and GSE around the Yeovil site

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the safe movement of all aircraft types and GSE around the Yeovil site
  • Flight Hanger husbandry
  • Flight hangar safety
  • You will be responsible for meeting your day to day tasks and producing your deliverables on time and at the right quality
  • Responsible for the safe movement of all types of aircraft, with or without blades fitted, as required.
  • Responsible for the safe movement of aircraft parts
  • Responsible for the safe movement of GSE around the site
  • Carry out daily fuel sampling in accordance with WHPS 155. Control of Avtur.
  • Keep accurate fuelling records, maintain the record incase these are required following an incident
  • Forklift driving as required
  • Operation and basic maintenance of the Water Test Facility Rig.
  • Perform daily/weekly maintenance checks on all towing and support vehicles.
  • Carry out daily checks on the departments leased vehicles
  • Flight hanger husbandry
  • First Aid duties as required - In the case of an incident support the crash crew by driving the ambulance

Experience required

  • Flight pad marshalling
  • Knowledge of flight hangar safety considerations and procedures
  • Perform aircraft manoeuvring in all conditions
  • Forklift driving licence
  • Fuel handling
  • First Aider
  • Have the ability to prioritise jobs quickly and efficiently
  • Human Factors awareness

Flight Support Operator

Location - Yeovil

Contract Role

Keywords: Aircraft, Ground Support, Fork Lift