Metallic Structure / SFT Technician

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Metallic Structures/SFT Technician

Permanent role


£Competitive Salary + Private Medical + Flights + 41 days and more

The Metallic Structures/SFT Technician will be an experienced and skilled technician undertaking a range of detailed maintenance activities in the Aircrafts Metallic Structures and the Supersonic Fuel Tanks Bay, demonstrating the ability to follow approved diagnostic process and techniques.

At this level the post holder requires a good understanding of the construct of the approved Technical Information set and is competent to work to approved data, maintenance instructions and in accordance with the organisation's Maintenance Organisation Exposition (MOE). Demonstrates the ability to analyse and diagnose faults to equipment & assemblies follows diagnostic procedures and works effectively within a team and provides guidance to less experienced team members in a diverse and dynamic operational environment.

Undertake detailed maintenance, inspection activities on the Aircraft Metallic Structures components. Assuring work carried out has been completed in accordance with the SOW/Work package using the relevant approved technical information. Resolving faults and maintenance issues, including an awareness of configuration management.

Undertake and complete tasked maintenance & diagnostic activities on the Aircraft Metallic Structures components which may include, as appropriate, component removals, inspections, repairs, modifications, fault rectifications, replacements and/or functional/system test.

Demonstrates a flexible and proactive attitude to carrying out responsibilities appropriate to the role and takes direction appropriately.

Maintain personal task authorisation for working on an aircraft or components in accordance with AMC requirements.

Progress reporting against delivery targets to supervisor.

Undertake support tasks within the Metallic Structures Bay facility which are required to maintain compliance with the MOE and AMC procedures (e.g. oversight checks, control of tooling/test equipment etc.)

Undertake fault evaluation and raise ad hoc work cards for 'found faults' during maintenance.

Maintain personal Log Book to demonstrate currency and recency.

Completion of an Engineering Apprenticeship, ideally in Aeronautical Engineering, or Military equivalent apprenticeship / qualifications. Academic qualification for this role is a minimum of City & Guilds 2675 or 2661 in Aeronautical Engineering and Maintenance or equivalent. Aircraft platform training (on a/c requirement)"

Typically 3+ years' experience including type, classed as fully competent with all required Authorities in place. Demonstrating breadth of systems experience, currency & recency via a Log Book (electronic or paper) capturing skills, knowledge and authorities for working on Aircraft or in workshops.

Ensure personal compliance with the risk assessments, SHE policies and procedures.

Requires broad and in-depth product knowledge/competency within own technical/subject area.

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