Experis Engineering

Mechanical Maintenance Technician (Ground Support Equipment)

Location
Hampshire
Salary
£30000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted
07 Feb 2017
Closes
07 Mar 2017
Ref
J360332A
Contact
paul perkins
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer (Ground Support Equipment)

PERMANENT, FULL-TIME, UP TO £30K PER ANNUM (DOE) + OVERTIME, HAMPSHIRE

The role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Ground Support Technician to join a global Defence Technology & Security organisation, based in Hampshire at a prestigious MOD site.

Responsibilities

  • Provide maintenance support in relation to mechanical and hydraulic servicing equipment
  • Deliver specialist technical maintenance support & services in relation to GSE (e.g. Rotary Hydraulic Arrestor Gear (RHAG), Aircraft Arresting Barrier, Ground Power Units etc.)
  • Identify & ensure all key assets are available and appropriately maintained; making recommendations on improvements & additional requirements to Property/Business Teams as required
  • Maintain knowledge / awareness of legislative, standards & technical requirements and developments; providing expertise / guidance across the footprint
  • Prioritisation of own work programme to satisfy business needs whilst mindful of working as part of a team
  • Ensure robust application of health, safety & environmental procedures & processes
  • Ensure maintenance standards and quality of work delivered are to the required level
  • Oversee the conduct of contractors on site where applicable; monitoring the implementation & performance of tasks allocated

Requirements

  • Completed a recognised Apprenticeship or ideally NVQ Level 3 qualified (Mechanical Engineering, Hydraulics etc.)
  • Full clean driving license
  • Demonstrable experience in a mechanical maintenance role (desirably GSE specifically)
  • Manual Handling awareness/Risk appreciation
  • Awareness and appreciation of Health & Safety procedures and regulations

Security clearance

If you are successful, you will be subject to Ministry of Defence security checks prior to starting your employment.

Additional benefits

As a permanent employee, you with receive a full competitive benefits package including 25 days holiday, pension scheme and flexible benefits.

How to apply

If you are interested in becoming a GSE Technician with us and feel you have meet the requirements, apply online today to be considered for an interview!