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Mechanical Fitter/Tester

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH112066
  • Location: England, Buckinghamshire
  • Sector: Test & Manufacturing Engineering, Aerospace
  • Salary: £0.00 per annum
  • Date posted: 21/08/2017
This vacancy has now expired.

Honeywell Aerospace is a leading provider of integrated avionics, engines, systems and service solutions for aircraft manufacturers, airlines, business and general aviation, military space and airport operations. The Aerospace Yeovil site includes Integrated Supply Chain operations and Engineering & Technology as well as other support functions. It specializes in several product lines including: environmental control systems, life support systems, hydraulics systems, and control and data systems.

We are currently recruiting for a skilled / indentured skilled fitter/tester working on site at our offices in Yeovil. The role, which reports directly to the Departmental Team Lead, will involve the assembly & test of a range of small, precision Mechanical / Electrical assemblies used in a variety of Aerospace applications. Items are produced in accordance with manufacturing instructions, specifications and Customer/Regulator Requirements within an empowered team environment to meet delivery requirements.

The position of the fitter/tester holds the following responsibilities:-

* Producing product to engineering drawings and instructions
* Assembly and Test inline environmental control systems
* OCQ - Operator Control of Quality
* To achieve on time delivery by ensuring work is completed on time and to the required standard
* Interpreting engineering drawings, following the process layout and documentation procedures

Qualifications & experience required:

* Engineering Apprenticeship (Desirable but not Essential)
* Knowledge of mechanical fitting applications
* Knowledge of pressure testing
* High standard of Health & Safety
* Adhering to Company Processes & Procedures
* Working in a Customer-focused environment and achieving targets
* Working with Designers and Engineers

Attributes/Skills required:

* The position requires the applicant to have an understanding of Aerospace practice and the significance of the safety critical work undertaken (Manufacturing experience also considered)
* PC literate
* Ability to read and follow instructions
* The applicant should be able to display essential skills in the adherence to Health & Safety standards at all times, teamwork, flexibility and the ability to use initiative
* Continuous Improvement
* Any further training requirements will be provided:- PC skills (PDM & SAP), Manual Handling, Abrasive Wheels, 5 S's, Lean (KanBans, Line Side Stock, etc.) and general Health & Safety
This position is subject to meeting the eligibility conditions of export control licenses and technical assistant agreements.

All successful candidates will need to apply for a Disclosure Scotland Criminal Recorded Check before starting on site and the application reference number provided to the Program Office, the Criminal Record Certificate must be provided to the supplier within 28 days of their start date and forward to the Program Office, failure to do this will see the candidate removed from site.

All successful candidates will have to undergo drug screening before they start, and provide a negative result.

Rates of pay pre AWR:
Skilled: £14.65
Indentured Skilled : £15.07

Rates of pay post AWR
Skilled: £14.93
Indentured Skilled : £15.36 Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.