Systems Technician

Recruiter
MASS
Location
Yeovilton
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
08 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Benefits will include
* 25 Days Holiday
* Company Pension
* Private Medical Insurance
* Subsidised Gym Membership
* Childcare Vouchers
* Company Benefits Portal
* Share Save Scheme
MASS are looking to welcome an experienced multi-skilled electronic technician to our small team providing in-hangar depth support to the NATO Joint Electronic Warfare Core Staff (NATO JEWCS) fleet of Electronic Warfare training assets. This is a temporary position for a duration of 3-months starting at the beginning of October 18.
The successful applicant would be expected to undertake the following tasks:
•Provide Depth (Level 2 / 3) scheduled and unscheduled maintenance support in order to provide Land / Maritime and Air training assets that are able to meet the JEWCS exercise programme.
Mandatory Qualifications / Skill Requirements:
•Educated to Level 3 / 4 in an engineering related subject and / or Professional Registration as an Engineering Technician (EngTech), or equivalent.
•The individual must have a minimum of 3-years of experience in the maintenance of one or more of the following: radar; communications, avionics, podded weapon systems, ICT, or electronic warfare systems. This experience should include a high degree of competency in working with RF sub-systems and associated test equipment (VNA, Spectrum Analyser, Power Meter, Frequency Counter and Synthesiser). The role requires the ability to identify and rectify faults down to component level.
The successful applicant would be expected to perform non-routine duties and be generally required to work with minimal supervision. They must be a mature and experienced technician capable of working independently; using professional judgement, technical knowledge, experience, and understanding of the needs of the organisation to select the best solutions to overcome software / hardware problems and implement changes in accordance with customer requirements.
The successful applicant would be a well-motivated, pro-active individual with good communication and interpersonal skills.
Desirable Skill Requirements:
In addition, the following qualifications and experience would be highly desirable:
•Maintenance and flight line operations of avionics, radar and/or podded weapon systems.
•Microsoft Certified System Administrator.
•IET Wiring Regulations – 18th Edition.
As this is a short-term requirement, the successful candidate will be required to hold a valid UK Security Clearance.
MASS is an equal opportunities employer

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