Propulsion Technician

Recruiter
First Military Recruitment
Location
Luton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
27 Aug 2019
Ref
1213636827
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
BL163 - Propulsion Technician

Location: Luton

Salary: £41,000 - £48,000 + Overtime and Benefits

Overview:

First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Propulsion Technician on behalf of one of our prestigious clients. The purpose of this role is to provide in-house and in-field engine repairs on gas turbine and turbo prop engines, up to and including HSI and light overhaul. Due to the nature of this role it would suit ex-military personnel and immediate service leavers however, candidates from all backgrounds will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Repair engines to defined standard ensuring fit, clearance and modification levels are accurate using appropriate tools and measuring equipment. Responsible for certifying repairs performed.
  • Planning and project management of repair events, ensuring all technical documentation is correctly completed in detail at all stages.
  • Be aware of the commercial aspects of the work requirements and act as a representative in interactions with the customer.
  • Ensure that all necessary attempts are made to carry out repairs which can be performed at the customer's facility or on-wing/deck. (Engine removal should be regarded as the last resort).
  • Generation of accurate cost estimates and technical reports as required, in adherence to the quoted costs. Ensure that the customer is advised of any escalation in cost before costs are exceeded.
  • Generation of invoices and final technical reports in accordance with work performed.

Skills and Qualifications:
  • A time-served Aircraft Engines Engineer with at least 3 years experience of working within a similarly customer facing environment.
  • Have machine room skills using lathes and drills, and component balancing.
  • Knowledge of tools used for continuous improvements.
  • Must be willing to travel extensively.

BL163 - Propulsion Technician

Location: Luton

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