Service/Maintenance Engineer

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    John Anakwenze

  • Contact email:

    john.akawenze@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH109087_1566491523

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-21

  • Start date:

    ASAP

I have number of great opportunities open Service or Maintenance Engineers with Electrical/Electronics background, to come on-board and work for a market leading Aviation Company, based in Cheltenham. This will be a permanent opportunity with great benefits on offer as well as a competitive salary.

Role purpose:

You will provide through-life technical support for those test systems used in the manufacture, engineering, systems testing, and qualification of aviation products and components.

Responsibilities and Key experience:

You will be responsible for investigating and resolving failures on Test Systems. Working in engineering and production environments, the engineer will be capable of diagnosing mechanical, electrical, and electronic failures, also identifying design changes for improved reliability and performance.

  • The role requires a close working relationship with the engineering team, handling of multiple tasks and the ability to respond to changing priorities whilst still delivering against task completion commitments.
  • There will be a requirement to support Test Equipment out side of normal working hours or during Manufacturing Cell shift patterns when that starts.
  • The ability to be flexible across multiple skills and responsibilities is important and essential in an ever changing business environment.

Key Activities are:

  • Respond to test equipment failures through the business 'failure' workflow ticket system.
  • Conduct technical investigations on equipment failures
  • Prepare failure reports to inform the business stakeholders
  • Support root cause analysis (FRACAS) with the Engineering team
  • Procure and manage replacement and spare parts
  • Create and share preventative maintenance plans with the Engineering Team and the business stakeholders
  • Work with outsource suppliers to support preventative and reactive maintenance activities
  • Support process and material cost reduction initiatives
  • Maintain compliance in accordance to mandatory regulations, and company processes
  • Identify design improvements and work closely with the engineering team to implement them
  • Support design and change reviews
  • Support the verification and reviews of new equipment going into service to ensure it is fit for purpose