We're expanding our Engineering Team and therefore recruiting for an Aircraft Engine Technician. The successful candidate will responsible for the disassembly of the Rolls-Royce RB211-524 Engines.

Location:
Caerphilly
Salary:
Competitive
Date Published:
22/11/2019

 

Summary: Reporting directly to the Global Head of Operations the Aircraft Engine Technician will be a key member in the Engineering team responsible for the disassembly of the Rolls-Royce RB211-524 Engines, the maintenance, and management of engine strip and build tooling, inspection, review and cataloguing of off-coming material and ongoing contribution to the internal quality system.

The role could involve travel and liaison with external agencies and as a result, the Aircraft Engine Technician must be able to conduct themselves in a professional manner and have excellent communication skills to maintain key relationships and have a current passport.

                                   

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Managing aircraft engine disassembly programs to ensure fulfillment of contractual obligations including cost, quality and schedules.
  • Operation and use of complex lifting equipment and aircraft engine tooling.
  • Identifying tooling requirements and inspection of tooling for conformity
  • Liaising with customers and engineering management to agree workscopes and prioritize the importance of aircraft engine inventory.
  • Flexibility to work independently using own initiative at remote overseas locations notably in Asia where the Company sources engine inventory.
  • Familiarity with and ability to identify RB211 engine parts.
  • The ability to navigate, understand and review both the Aircraft and Engine Maintenance Manual and the Manufacturers illustrated parts catalogues.
  • Interpret component part number commonality and available repair schemes
  • Investigate complex engine commonality issues on a line item basis.
  • Familiarity with aviation industry quality systems and EASA / FAA regulation requirements would be a distinct advantage in this role.
  • Competence in the use of MS Outlook, Word and Excel computer software for communications.
  • All other duties as assigned.

 

Education and/or Experience:

  • Aerospace apprenticeship NVQ Level 3 / BTEC with relevant industry experience working in aerospace.
  • Desirable: experience in working in an EASA-145 environment.

 Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is required to stand, walk, bend and use appropriate tooling required for the task including the use of IT equipment.

Work Environment

The environment characteristic of this position is a warehouse setting.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

None required for this position.

 

 

 

 

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