Mechanical Technician/Fitter (B3T)

Posting Date: 29 November 2019

Location: Holyhead, Anglesey, GB, LL65 3NY

Company: Babcock

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Mechanical Technician Fitter
Holyhead, Anglesey


About the role
Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit a Mechanical Technician/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 flight line.


Individual Technicians will be employed on a day-to-day basis and will provide much needed flexibility by operating in support of the flying task during the heaviest periods of flying. They will also be available to undertake OOP maintenance tasks during turnrounds and to assist aircrew with crew-in rectification. The actions and decisions taken shall be limited to those actions authorised as governed by trade, experience and competence. This is a Flight Line position.


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 SQEP for this grade.
• Carry out first signature responsibilities  
• Sign 1st signature for tasked work within trade boundary   
• Carry out all authority level D tasks that do not require additional authorization criteria - subject to any limitations imposed by the authorizing authority EFO Operator to meet exceptional requirements
• Carry out self-supervised maintenance activities within own trade
• Maintaining a PEVL to establish continuity of experience.

What do I need to do the role?

• 2 years industry experience
• Basic Trade Principles Course
• Training in an Aircraft related discipline to City & Guilds 2675 Level 3 or equivalent.
• Hawk Mechanicall Systems Course
• Full UK Driving License
• Internal candidates should be a minimum Grade of B2T within the Company or  received 6 years type experience at B1T and above.
• Military aircraft technical training in an aircraft systems discipline
• Quality, (QMS) and Air Safety Management Systems, (SMS) Training
• Computer literate
• IMS documentation course


What else do I need to know?

• All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.


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
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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: 31/12/2019




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