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4 months ago
Protec Technical Ltd
Salary: £26,000
Location: Gosport
Job type: Permanent
Contact: Vicky Williams
Sector: Aircraft, Military & Defence, Rotary
Category: Technician Jobs

Job Title: Repair Technician

Department: Engine Services    

Line Manager: Repair Services Manager


Purpose of the role:

This job description defines the roles & responsibilities of the Repair Technician

Key responsibilities and duties:

To carry out repairs to gas turbine engine components using techniques common to sheet metal work and fabrication including: welding, brazing, vacuum heat treatments, blending, detail part replacement

To be able to inspect own work

Repair of components using blending techniques – hand and air driven tooling

Repair of components using sheet metal fabrication techniques including planishing, forming, and general hot & cold working

Repair of components using TIG and MIG welding, including preparation of cracks and post weld dressing.

Use of Vacuum Furnace to carry out heat treatments and vacuum braze repairs

Replacement of faulty detail parts including studs, pins, inserts, bearing cages, threaded inserts.

Assist in control of consumable materials and development of repair capabilities.

Ensure all equipment is safe and satisfactory to use, rectifying any unsafe conditions within the jobholder’s capability. 

Ensuring all health and safety requirements are met and adhered to.

Following all shop floor rules of conduct

Involvement in business improvement initiatives

Adherence to our Quality Management Systems (QMS), Safety Management Systems (SMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS) and all associated Business Manuals




Team Worker that has the ability to fully interact with other team members 

Ability to manage priorities in a busy working environment, and follow a given production schedule.

Excellent communication skills required both written and verbal. 

Able to read, write and carry out calculations accurately. Knowledge of Geometry and Trigonometry advantageous.


Ability to provide advice as a subject matter expert.



Completion of indentured apprenticeship as a machinist or tool maker. 

Good level of secondary education. Able to read, write and carry out calculations accurately. Knowledge of Geometry and Trigonometry advantageous.

Relevant and proven welding, sheet metal work, vacuum furnace use, and bench fitting experience, preferably (but not essentially) from and Aerospace environment. 

Ability to read and use precision measuring equipment 

Ability to read technical engineering drawings, both modern and older standards. 

Familiarity with metric and imperial measurement.

Good written and oral communication skills.


Proficient in the use of Navixa ERP system.

Organisational Relationships:

Responsible individual who can build upon building a relationship with customer and suppliers. Requires full co-operation across and within other business departments

Professional Qualifications/Education and Training:


Recognised indentured apprenticeship or military equivalent

Human Factors


Suitable engineering qualification


Candidates with experience including most of the skills required will be considered. It is not necessarily essential that the candidates will have experience covering all skills detailed in this job description

Training will be provided in the use of the Vacuum Furnace. 

Previous experience within an aerospace MRO environment

This is not an exhaustive list and from time to time additional responsibilities may be provided directly from your Line Manager.

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