MPI have a requirement for Aircraft Fitters to be based at Lee on Solent, Hampshire.
Employment type: Permanent
Employment basis: Full Time
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Standard Hours: 40 hours per week, from 08:00 to 16:30, Monday to Friday
£27,000 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Aircraft Fitter to join our client, a producer of one of the most successful civil aircraft ever manufactured in the UK.
Our client also manufactures a highly versatile, low cost surveillance aircraft type which is in use with a number of military and police operators world-wide including the UK's Army Air Corps.
This role is based at our Lee-on-Solent, Hampshire.
Working to completion deadlines, following specific instructions from management carry out aircraft maintenance, inspection, rectification and modification in accordance with approved data, company procedures and regulatory requirements. Work to achieve optimum productivity both individually and within the team.
Main tasks will include but are not limited to:
·Carry out defined, specific tasks in accordance with company procedures
·Responsible for ensuring quality standards is maintained to the highest level.
·Carry out aircraft maintenance, modification, and inspection and defect rectification either at home base or customers facility, in accordance with approved data and company procedures.
Key Skills and Attributes:
·Communication: Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills with ability to retain composure and flexibility under pressure
·Computer Skills: Proficient in MS Word, Excel and outlook
·Organisation: Ability to multi-task and to determine and manage priorities to meet multiple deadlines
·Team Working: Effective in a team and as an individual. Precise, accurate and meticulousness. Reliable, pro-active and self-confident.
Minimum Qualification Requirements:
·Served recognised Aircraft Maintenance / Craft Apprenticeship or BTEC Level 3 Aeronautical Engineering and NVQ Level 3 Aeronautical Engineering or Part 66 B1 Maintenance License.
·5 GCSE grade C or above including Maths, English and a Science subject.
·Current Human Factor Certificate or willing to undertake the training provided
·Experience in embodying aircraft modifications.
·Extensive experience in carrying out aircraft maintenance.
The benefits associated with this role include:
·33 days holiday (Inclusive of bank holidays)
·Contributory pension scheme
·Eligibility to join the healthcare scheme upon successful completion of the probation period
Any offer of employment will be conditional, subject to the successful completion of the Company's Security Clearance process. This will be arranged by the Company on the candidate's behalf.
Interviews will be held week commencing 23rd April 2018.
PLEASE ONLY APPLY FOR THIS ROLE IF YOU HOLD A UK PASSPORT OR ARE RESIDENT IN THE UK AND HAVE THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION TO ENABLE YOU TO WORK IN THE UK.