Mechanical Technician - Typhoon

  • Location

    Shrewsbury, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £24.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Lizzie Mccormack

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 Months

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Morson International have currently recruiting a Mechanical Technician to provide support to the storage and aircraft maintenance programme of aircraft within AM&SU.

Main Tasks:

Whilst not an extensive list, this includes preparation for storage, in storage maintenance, fault diagnosis and repair of faults, cannibalisation of components, Engineering Instructions and the recovery of aircraft from storage, including carrying out any penalty maintenance. This also includes any associated tasking necessary for the operation of AM&SU. The role is focused upon Typhoon aircraft but there may be times when work on other aircraft types is necessary to support the team, for which training will be given if required.

Technical Experience and Qualifications Essential Desirable
* Formal aircraft Mechanical engineering training for trade with formal certification.
* MoD Typhoon 'Q' course or equivalent.
* Minimum 2 years working on Typhoon aircraft.
* Experience of working on other aircraft types, particularly hawk aircraft