Aircraft Maintenance/Production Technicians

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08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance/Production Technicians - CONTRACT
Broughton - (4 Electrical & 2 Mechanical/Structural)
Current SC Clearance required for all contract staff.

The primary function of this role is the installation of modification kits, support to test, manufacture and/or installation of electrical harnesses and panels in line with Planning Engineering and Design Engineering approved data and to verify/stamp in process inspection stages defined within the Planning Engineering data.

This position requires competence in the disassembly/assembly and installation/removal of pre-fabricated parts, furnishings, sub-assemblies, major components and auxiliary equipment to satisfactorily complete the alteration and/or modification of any type of aircraft, equipment rack, instrument console etc.
This position requires the ability to modify basic aircraft systems; this involves component removal, adjustment, replacement, modification and the ability to perform the subsequent operational checks and tests.
Certified personnel will, under supervision (LAE?s), be requested to support engine runs and ensure that the aircraft is flight worthy.
A knowledge and understanding of organisational procedures and specifications in accordance with job requirements.
This position requires competence in the assembly of electrical and electronic parts, materials, hardware, wiring harnesses, components and sub-assemblies into completed assemblies for the manufacture and modification of electrical, electronic, electro-mechanical equipment, equipment racks, instrument consoles etc.
This position requires competence in the mounting, installation, bonding and testing of various electrical, electronic and electro-mechanical systems used in the modification of any type of aircraft.
This position requires the competence to perform electrical/electro-mechanical system operational checks, trouble shoot and correct
Has the ability to work, mainly un-supervised, from technical drawings, aircraft manufacturer?s manuals, written or verbal instructions and retrieves production data directly from computer systems.
Follows Health & Safety practices and contributes to the safe working environment

Candidate Requirements:
Experience working in the aerospace industry in an aircraft maintenance and mission integration environment
Experience of working on 'live' aircraft.

Previous knowledge and experience working on the King Air B350 and GEX aircraft platforms
Previous experience as an Approved Operator.

About Raytheon:

Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.

Raytheon Company, with 2016 sales of $24 billion and 63,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

Raytheon Career Development:

Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
  • 6 times salary ?Life Assurance?
  • Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme?s.
  • Enhanced sick pay scheme
  • Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity & Shared Parental leave.
  • 37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role subject to line manager approval.
  • Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites


Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK proactively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.

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