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Opportunity

  • Location

    Waddington

  • Job title:

    Survival Equipment Fitter

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £18.00 p/hour PAYE

  • Contact email:

    nicolac@mpi.ltd.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01952 290862

  • Job ref:

    J31639

  • Duration:

    Until December 2021

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

​MPI have a requirement for Survival Equipment Fitter to be based at RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire.

Paying £18.00 per hour PAYE

Contract length - up to 3rd December 2021

Please note - this position is classified as being in the public sector and in scope. Additional information will be supplied upon discussion of role regarding IR35 regulations if you wish to use your PSC

Job purpose & Description

As a Survival Equipment Technician (SE tech) you will be responsible for: maintenance and rectification of survival equipment (se) and aircrew equipment assemblies (aea); and the fitting of aea and flying clothing.

This includes: oxygen masks; life jackets; life rafts; escape slides; and survival packs.

You will be responsible for supplying aircrew with high-quality, life-saving equipment for training and operational sorties. You will also be responsible for supporting aircrew pool drills to simulate maritime emergencies.

• carry out maintenance and rectification tasks on aircraft personal survival packs (psps).

• carry out maintenance and rectification tasks on aircraft emergency life raft assemblies.

• maintain aircraft emergency escape slides.

• carry out gaseous charging of in-service life raft inflation co2 cylinders

• maintain in-service aircrew oxygen mask assemblies; aircraft emergency oxygen mask assemblies; aircrew life preservers (lp); aircrew and aircraft immersion protection garments (ipg); aircrew clothing systems, survival waistcoats, personal and emergency locator beacons

MUST HAVE PREVIOUSLY COMPLETED RAF SURVIVAL EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN PHASE 2 TRAINING.

A full detailed job description is available upon request.