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Mechanical Supervisor - Hercules

  • Location

    South West England, England

  • Sector:

    Automotive, Defence, Aviation, Rail, Truck & bus

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Attractive + Retention Bonus

  • Contact:

    Jade Whitmore

  • Contact email:

    jade.whitmore@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    21

  • Salary low:

    21

  • Job ref:

    BBBH51192

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-29

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Mechanical Supervisor Hercules - Mechanical Maintenance - Contract - South West
Due to the continued success of this global organisation, they are now expanding and looking for multiple Aircraft Engineers and Supervisors for a 6-month rolling contract. Our client is offering a competitive rate of pay along with a 6-month bonus scheme as an added incentive. Experience working on Hercules C130J within the past 2 years is required.
Your main duties within this role are as followed:

  • Analyse information to contribute to solving problems
  • In conjunction with others, determine a plan for servicing and maintenance
  • Oversee the general work and authorise progression to the next stage
  • Carry out maintenance and repair tasks on the C130J and its components
  • Ensure all aircraft and equipment paperwork is compliant and correct and report this daily
  • Certifying aircraft fit for flight
  • Continuous supervision of work carried out by personnel under your control
  • Adhering to all appropriate instructions, regulations, schedules, schemes and guidelines
  • Assist with encouraging personnel to improve their skill and knowledge in the trade
  • Always be flexible and adaptable to rapidly changing customer requirements
  • Reporting of any difficulties encountered


Mechanical Supervisors should have the following skills or experience:

  • Apprenticeship in an aircraft engineering discipline, or equivalent experience
  • Experience working on Hercules C130J within the past 2 years
  • NVQs in engineering, or equivalent preferred
  • Specific Hercules training or evidential log book of work carried out.
  • Human Factors experience
  • Good people management skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Good communications skills
  • Computer literate, and familiarity with specific aircraft maintenance systems


If you feel you meet the requirements for the role and are interested in taking the next step in your career, then apply directly or contact Jade Whitmore at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446195 or Email suitable MS Word CV's

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