Morson are looking to recruit Mechanical Technicians on behalf of our prestigious Defence client, based in Stevenage.
This initial 6 month contract is likely to be extended beyond this, and will require shift working. Weekly rotating day shifts, Monday - Friday, 6am - 2pm, 2pm - 10pm.
The ideal candidate will have experience as a time served Mechanical Fitter/Sheet Metal worker, from an aerospace/space/automotive background.
Complex sub assembly of mechanical, electrical and electronic components under fine tolerances.
Working with a range of materials and using a range of bespoke hand/power tools - assembly and final assembly of sandwich aluminium composite panel production.
Inclusive of: -
Drilling, reaming etc.
Potting of inserts
Bonding of various brackets and equipment
General hot and cold bonding processes
High tolerance requirements (typically better than 0.05mm in various areas).
Ability to work from detailed drawings and electronic work instructions - within specific procedures
Experience working to procedures with checkpoints/quality gates
Experience in industries such as Space/Aerospace/Automotive/Motorsport etc.
Ability to work in confined spaces above floor level
Previous experience such as -
close tolerance sheet metal worker
time served mechanical technician
Knowledge of satellite structure assemblies or similar
Clean room experience
Due to the nature of the role, candidates will be required to gain Security clearance before eligible to start on site.