Weapons Technician - Egress

  • Location

    Oman, Oman

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Lizzie Mccormack

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months+

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We currently have a vacancy for a Weapons Bay Technician (EGRESS) for our client based in Oman.

Your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Undertake detailed maintenance, inspection and supervision activities on Typhoon MK16A Ejection Seats and Canopy Components.
  • Assure work carried out has been completed in accordance with the relevant approved Technical Data.
  • Control and supervision of all engineering and maintenance activities within the scope of the Egress workshop
  • Ensuring all maintenance tasks are undertaken in accordance with company procedures and processes.
  • Demonstrate a flexible and proactive attitude to carrying out responsibilities appropriate to the role and take direction appropriately.
  • Ensuring that all personnel engaged in activities in areas under his/her control follow the correct engineering practices, observe safety precautions and that as far as is reasonably practicable no one is exposed to any unnecessary or uncontrolled risk.
  • Responsible for meeting agreed delivery targets in the short to medium term through the supervision of others. Progress reporting against delivery targets to management.
  • Ensure all tasks are undertaken in the specified timescales to support operational requirements.
  • Act as stand-in Mauser Gun workshop Supervisor during periods of absence

Your skills and qualifications:

  • Demonstrate a breadth of experience, via a Log Book or equivalent Evidence capturing skills, knowledge and authorities for working on Aircraft type or in bays.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the Acceptable Means of Compliance documentation set.
  • Significant experience in a related engineering discipline, with a minimum of five years of operation in the aerospace environment within a maintenance environment. Proven supervisory ability.
  • Practical experience and expertise in the application of aviation safety standards and safe operating practices
  • An understanding of EASA Part 145 engineering operating procedures
  • Mark 16 Ejection Seat ML2 maintenance certification- desirable
  • Train the trainer - desirable
  • 27mm Mauser Gun ML2 Maintenance Experience - desirable