Mechanical Maintenance Technician (Ground Support Equipment)
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer (Ground Support Equipment)
PERMANENT, FULL-TIME, UP TO £30K PER ANNUM (DOE) + OVERTIME, HAMPSHIRE
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.
- 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
- 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
If you are successful, you will be subject to Ministry of Defence security checks prior to starting your employment.
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!