Avionics Manufacturing Technician

Job Ref: ABAM1
Sector: Engineering
Date Added: 30 November 2017
  • Farnborough, Hampshire, England
  • £152 per Day
  • Laura Goodyer

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Would you like to work in a rewarding Manufacturing Technician role with a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services?

If so, we have some exciting opportunities available at the moment to work on a state of the art aircraft project, based in Farnborough, Hampshire, UK on a 6-month contract. As a Manufacturing Technician, you will be responsible for installing avionic equipment, wiring and system integration of UAV platforms and also the manufacture of avionic in-house components, whilst ensuring projects are completed on time, within cost and to the expected quality.

You'll be part of a great operations team, who are responsible for the design, build, operation and maintenance of the aircraft throughout its entire life-cycle. This really is a brilliant opportunity to gain invaluable experience with one of the world's leading aeronautics and space companies.

Tasks & Accountabilities:

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Avionic equipment installation, wiring and system integration of UAV platforms
  • Manufacture of avionic in-house components as required
  • Maintain build records
  • Health and Safety process adherence and reporting
  • Self-Certification of work completed
  • Continuous Improvement of the production system
  • Contribution to Problem Solving and corrective action delivery
  • Interfacing with MRO / Spares and Repairs teams as necessary

Essential Skills & Experience:

As a Manufacturing Technician, you should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of Aerospace production quality standards and have the ability to read and understand engineering drawings as well as interpreting requirements into finished products. You will have a time served apprenticeship in avionic manufacture, installation and testing, as well as hands-on experience as a practical avionic engineer.

Demonstrated experience of pro-actively solving technical problems will be required as well as experience of 'hands-on' production of avionic hardware and wiring installations.

You must be able to work flexibly as part of a fantastic team, be conscious of quality working methods and be organised in your approach to tasks. You will enjoy using your own initiative and be able to work unsupervised, have a passion for providing advice and technical input to the design team and peers - and also be able to coach and mentor new team members.

If you have the skills, expertise and passion to succeed, we'd really like to hear from you. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

Guidant Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Guidant Group is committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please mention this at any stage.