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Avionics Technician - Fixed Term

  • Location

    Salisbury

  • Sector:

    Defence

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Fixed Term

  • Contact:

    Peter Heap

  • Contact email:

    peter.heap@jonlee.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446102

  • Job ref:

    51275

Aircraft Avionic Technician – Attractive - Fixed Term – Wiltshire

An Aircraft Avionic Technician is required to join a market leading Innovative Defence Systems Company. The Aircraft Avionic Technician will provide support for the Ground Control Station (GCS) and Aircraft Platform.

This is a Fixed Term role which is very likely to extend long term.

The Aircraft Avionic Technician will carry out maintenance and engineering activity in accordance with the relevant Maintenance Manuals and Engineering Technical Instructions.

The Aircraft Avionic Technician will assist in preparing the system for flight, maintain, troubleshoot and rectify Avionic systems and to operate as a flight line Aircraft Avionic Technician within the flight line team

Aircraft Avionic Technician – Key Responsibilities

  • Maintenance of Avionic and Electrical components of an Aircraft system
  • Preparation of airfield for launch and recovery
  • Pre and post flight routine checks on the aircraft components
  • Provide technical liaison, advice, support and assistance as required
  • Manage and carry out all regular maintenance and long-term storage tasks
  • Maintain and repair the training facilities and platform
  • Perform Avionic tests using relevant Test Equipment
  • Tasks including Maintenance, Troubleshooting, Replacement and Calibration
  • Replacement of faulty components

Technical Skills & Experience for Aircraft Avionic Technician

  • Qualified Avionic Technician
  • Familiar with air, aviation and ISTAR operations preferred
  • Mentally and physically fit and robust individual who is highly
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in physically arduous conditions
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Experience with Avionic systems and equipment
  • First and second line (forward and depth) maintenance experience
  • Sound working knowledge of Military and Air Publications
  • Experienced in airfield, flight line and runway operations
  • Capability to operate as part of small team
  • Flexible approach to duties and responsibilities
  • Good team player with the ability to develop strong working relationships
  • Able to communicate clearly by voice, phone and radio
  • Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office packages
  • Previous military aviation systems experience preferred
  • Previous aircraft and airfield experience in aircraft dispatch/receipt

**Security Clearance will be required for this role and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain this will be considered**

If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Aircraft Avionic Technician, then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446102 or Email suitable MS Word CV’s to peter.heap@jonlee.co.uk

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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