Mechanical Aircraft Engineer

Mechanical Aircraft Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Aircraft Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893578_1502198755
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2017 14:25

Job Description

Our client is a leading avionics and defence engineering company in the UK, designing and manufacturing projects for such clients as the UK MOD for military and civil purposes for the last 80 years.

We are looking for a Mechanical Aircraft Engineer to support base maintenance activities. You will need to have an awareness of all associated and related Mechanical Aircraft Maintenance regulations

To be successful in this role you need to have worked on all areas of the airplane doing route base and line maintenance repairs on aircrafts. This job will involve working on Falcon 20 Aircraft. For this reason you must be able to achieve full Security Clearance.

As Mechanical Aircraft Engineer your main responsibilities will include:

Safety first. Operate in accordance with SHE Technical standards. Identify where the SHE Technical Standards are applicable to appointed operations/tasks and apply safe systems of work identified
 Apply countermeasures identified in applicable risk assessment to appointed Operations/tasks.
To perform base maintenance and when required line maintenance on company and customer operated aircraft including, servicing, inspections, modifications and defect rectification
The control of any material or Company equipment provided for the task. The cleanliness of the working area at all times.
Keep all associated base maintenance equipment replenished and ensure service dates are complied with.
Although primarily based at Bournemouth, you must be willing and able to work at other detached operating bases when required.

Qualifications and Requirements

*Aircraft Engineering Apprenticeship which will have included modules such as English, Maths and Physics
*Mechanical Engineering experience
*Fast-jet experience preferred but not essential
*Experience of service or commercial aircraft engineering/operations is desirable
*Medically fit for detachment.

Job Title:Mechanical Aircraft Engineer
Salary:Competitive + Corporate Benefits
Location:Bournemouth, Dorset
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:893578


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 sole British Nationals. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability.

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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.