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Wheel and Brake Technician


Line Up Aviation
Salary: £9.05 - £10.76 per hour
Location: South East
Job type: Contract
Experience: Any or N/A
Contact: Hannah Courtney
Sector: Maintenance, Aircraft
Category: Aeronautical Engineer Jobs
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Our client is based in Middlesex and overhauls aircraft wheels and brakes. They are now seeking additional contractors to cover the upcoming summer season.

Estimated contract dates are from now until 30th September 2019.

 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Read and comply with Work Instructions, Component Maintenance Manuals (C.M.M.), Operating Procedures and Customer Spec. requirements.
  • Demonstrate Knowledge and understanding of Process Paperwork and Parts Control
  • Disassembly of aircraft Wheels
  • Dismount of aircraft tyres
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheels by operation of wheel wash equipment
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheel small parts
  • Paint stripping of aircraft wheels
  • Inspection of aircraft wheel small parts
  • Preassembly inspection and assembly of aircraft wheel hub
  • Mounting of aircraft tyre
  • Disassembly of aircraft brake housings
  • Disassembly of aircraft brake heatstacks
  • Cleaning of aircraft brake small parts
  • Operation of steel shot blast machine
  • Operations of aluminium oxide blast machine
  • Pressure testing aircraft brake assemblies
  • Know and understand risk assessments associated with task, including any Task Risk Assessment or CoSHH Assessment referenced in the WI.
  • Works accurately and efficiently on individual assignments or as an active team member. Performs job duties on various shifts in response to customer needs.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • English and Math GCSE or equivalent 
  • Degree or BTEC in Aerospace Engineering or similar highly desirable
  • Ability to read and comprehend blueprints and technical publications to perform duties in compliance with customer requirements.
  • General knowledge of a workshop environment.
  • Knowledge and experience with personal computer systems.
  • Experience in TQ environment desirable.
Additional information

  • 4 on, 4 off shift.  06:30-18:30.
  • Pay Rate £9.05 per hour, increasing to £10.76 after 12 weeks (overtime paid at basic rate in first 12 weeks and then enhanced rate from week 13 onwards).
  • Drug Screening required 
  • 5 Years' referencing will be carried out for successful candidates
  • Proactive attitude and willingness to listen and learn will outweigh any previous wheels & brakes work experience.
 

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Hannah Courtney at Line Up Aviation

Due to the number of applications we receive, it’s not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants. Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


“Follow @LineUpAviation on Twitter for all of our latest vacancies, news and pictures from our busy UK Head Office.  Interact with us using the #LineUpAviation tag at anytime!  Thank you for your follow!”



 
Our client is based in Middlesex and overhauls aircraft wheels and brakes. They are now seeking additional contractors to cover the upcoming summer season.

Estimated contract dates are from now until 30th September 2019.

 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Read and comply with Work Instructions, Component Maintenance Manuals (C.M.M.), Operating Procedures and Customer Spec. requirements.
  • Demonstrate Knowledge and understanding of Process Paperwork and Parts Control
  • Disassembly of aircraft Wheels
  • Dismount of aircraft tyres
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheels by operation of wheel wash equipment
  • Cleaning of aircraft wheel small parts
  • Paint stripping of aircraft wheels
  • Inspection of aircraft wheel small parts
  • Preassembly inspection and assembly of aircraft wheel hub
  • Mounting of aircraft tyre
  • Disassembly of aircraft brake housings
  • Disassembly of aircraft brake heatstacks
  • Cleaning of aircraft brake small parts
  • Operation of steel shot blast machine
  • Operations of aluminium oxide blast machine
  • Pressure testing aircraft brake assemblies
  • Know and understand risk assessments associated with task, including any Task Risk Assessment or CoSHH Assessment referenced in the WI.
  • Works accurately and efficiently on individual assignments or as an active team member. Performs job duties on various shifts in response to customer needs.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • English and Math GCSE or equivalent 
  • Degree or BTEC in Aerospace Engineering or similar highly desirable
  • Ability to read and comprehend blueprints and technical publications to perform duties in compliance with customer requirements.
  • General knowledge of a workshop environment.
  • Knowledge and experience with personal computer systems.
  • Experience in TQ environment desirable.
Additional information

  • 4 on, 4 off shift.  06:30-18:30.
  • Pay Rate £9.05 per hour, increasing to £10.76 after 12 weeks (overtime paid at basic rate in first 12 weeks and then enhanced rate from week 13 onwards).
  • Drug Screening required 
  • 5 Years' referencing will be carried out for successful candidates
  • Proactive attitude and willingness to listen and learn will outweigh any previous wheels & brakes work experience.
 

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Hannah Courtney at Line Up Aviation

Due to the number of applications we receive, it’s not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants. Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


“Follow @LineUpAviation on Twitter for all of our latest vacancies, news and pictures from our busy UK Head Office.  Interact with us using the #LineUpAviation tag at anytime!  Thank you for your follow!”



 

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