Facility Engineer

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Facility Engineer

Salary:£25000 - £33000 per annum
Location:Stevenage, Hertfordshire, South East, England
Consultant:Liis Mölter
Telephone:+44 1202 878751
Email:liis@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Support real-time simulations of missiles being fired by ensuring that the facilities and equipment are always available as a Facility Engineer for Hardware-in-the-Loop team at this weapons’ manufacturing organisation.
 
This well-established defence company that produces military weapons systems will reward your hard work significantly with bonuses, annual salary reviews and paid overtime among other benefits.
 
You will be responsible for supporting the simulations, by ensuring facility equipment is fit for purpose and readily available for hardware-in-the-loop team.

Your responsibilities:
  • You will be responsible for both planned maintenance activities and less predictable corrective maintenance in response to unforeseen issues.
  • You will be able to understand the facility system and equipment.
 
You will have:
  • Broad engineering experience with deeper experience in some of the following skill areas:
    • Understanding of Hydraulic systems
    • Computer Aided Design experience (CREO an advantage)
    • Able to interpret mechanical and electrical drawings
    • Workshop skills (hand and electrical tools)
  • Psychomotor skill and physically fit; capable of working at height
  • IT literate and capable of using Management Information Systems (MIS)
 
Key information:
  • Role: Facility Engineer (Hardware-in-the-Loop)
  • Salary: Up to £33,000 plus bonus and other benefits
  • Location: Stevenage - 80% on-site working with world-class equipment
 
Key skills:
Hydraulic systems, CAD, CREO, mechanical and electrical drawings, workshop skills, maintenance of facilities and equipment, physically fit, IT literate, Management Information Systems, SC-clearable
 
You will be successful in this role if you are an ambitious engineer looking to be part of maintaining unique facilities for missiles being tested in the UK.  
 
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
 
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
 
This is a permanent position.
 
Liis Mölter