Culdrose Fitter Avionic - Fixed Term Contract until November 2020

Posting Date: 15 January 2020

Location: Helston, Cornwall, GB, TR12 7RH

Company: Babcock

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Culdrose Fitter Avionic - Fixed term contract until November 2020
About the role

Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit an Avionic Fitter.


You will assist in the production of Hawk aircraft to meet the daily flying task. This will include working in both Flight Line and Hangar environments. Employees may be asked to work over-time to ensure there are sufficient aircraft to meet the task. The Hawk contract requires employees to support planned detachments and aircraft recovery activities as and when requested.


You’ll carry out as directed trade tasks pertent with the maintenance, rectification and preparation of Aircraft to meet the allocated daily task at first line. Tasks are to be supervised and carried out in a safe and efficient manner to ensure task progression meets the allocated flying programme without compromising flight safety or the airworthiness of the aircraft. Any problems or foreseen delays are to be passed directly to trade supervisor.


The main tasks could include but not limited to:
• Carry out all authority level B tasks that do not require additional authorization criteria- subject to any limitations imposed by the authorizing authority
• Fulfil the limitations imposed as defined in the role profile for this grade.
• Carry out first signature responsibilities.  
• Sign 1st signature for tasked work within trade boundary ( Where authorised)   
• Carry out all authority level D tasks that do not require additional authorization criteria - subject to any limitations imposed by the authorizing authority.
• Maintaining a Personal Experience Verification Log (PEVL) to establish continuity of experience.
• Ensure that the work areas are kept clean and FOD free.
• Enter cockpit of Hawk aircraft having shown by examination that he/she can recognise the approved position of AAES safety devices
• Composite Flight Servicing.
• Charging of gas systems


What do I need to do the role?

You’ll need extensive industry experience, Basic trade Principles Course, Training in an Aircraft related discipline to City & Guilds 2675 Level 3 or equivalent, Hawk Avionic Systems Course, Full UK Driving License, Quality & Air Safety Management Systems Training and a Fitter documentation course.


What else do I need to know?
• The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


Application Guidance
All applications should be made online.  Please use a desktop PC or laptop to create your account and apply for a job.  Once you’ve completed this you’ll be able to apply to jobs from mobile devices.
If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.


Closing date: 17/01/2020



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