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    £23.50 LTD / £18.15 PAYE per hour  

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Aircraft Fitter

Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire SP4 0JF

Job Salary: £23.50 Ltd./£18.15 PAYE per hour          

Contract: 6 Months                 


Position Background:

- The person chosen to fill this position will form part of an MRO modification, servicing and repair team. 

- Must be knowledgeable in aspects of Ch47 aircraft maintenance, modification and repair to include skill and experience in both structural and mechanical system disciplines.

- Candidate must have knowledge of general aircraft maintenance and environment processes (FOD control, tool control, health & safety & COSHH. 

- Successful candidates will conduct the assembly, disassembly, and modification or repair of Ch47 aircraft primary structures and complex aircraft systems to include; hydraulics, flight controls, and propulsion. 

- They will also perform maintenance activities, fault diagnosis and disturbed system functional tests. This may be at multiple locations. 

- They will work with their peers to perform tasks associated with aircraft safe handling, maintenance and flight servicing.

- Candidate will be responsible to ensure established process adherence, accurate and timely work recording and contractual/regulatory compliance. 

- Candidate must be able to work under minimal supervision with limited direction.  


- Performs the assembly, disassembly and modification of systems by conducting the change, removal, replacement or upgrade of aerospace vehicle components to correct failures or implement changes. 

- Conducts assembly, disassembly or overhaul. 

- Configures aerospace vehicles and bench test equipment. 

- Proficient in troubleshooting of complex pneumatic, hydraulic and associated electrical systems to isolate mechanical or electrical faults and repair faulty components. 

- Validates and verifies testing of systems and components. 

- Documents procedures and established processes to ensure contractual and regulatory compliance (e.g. repairs test results applicable modifications and inspection results). 

- Can work with their peers to perform tasks associated with the safe handling of an aerospace vehicle (e.g. jacking towing system operations). 

- Able to provide mentoring to peers and others. 


- This person must have served a recognized relevant trade apprenticeship or trade training equivalent


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