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Technician Armaments

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Lincoln

Job Title:         Technician Armaments
Location:         Lincoln, Lincolnshire, GB, LN1 2ST
Compensation:    £ 31,241.88 + Benefits
Role Type:         Full time / Permanent 
Job ID:         SF43732


Working within the RAFAT organisation on the Hawk.TMk1 in a forward operational environment located at RAF Scampton initially, with an intended move to RAF Waddington in the latter months of 2022. The prime responsibility for this role is to fit/remove and co-ordinate AAES tasking in support of the RAFAT organisation scheduled maintenance and rectification of Hawk T1 Ejection seats, incorporating the maintenance and preparation of Hawk TMk1 explosively operated equipment and pyrotechnics. 

Who we are looking for?

We are looking for a Technician Armament to ensure that the manning resource within the department is to be fully utilised to ensure suitable qualified personnel are available to fit/remove AAES in support of the depth organisation and the maintenance of Hawk T1 Ejection Seats in a timely and cost-effective manner.  


What will you be doing?
•    Fit and Removal of Aircraft Assisted Escape System (AAES) 
•    Ensuring that all Hawk Ejection Seat maintenance tasks are completed in a safe and efficient manner, on time and to the highest standard.
•    Checking that all equipment required for tasking is available, reporting all deficiencies.
•    Ensuring all tool control procedures IAW the relevant Acceptable Means of Compliance are followed.
•    Maintenance and preparation of explosively operated equipment and pyrotechnics.
•    The production of pre-printed work cards and maintenance procedures/Trilogy view/IMS.


The experience you’ll bring 

•    Industry experience, including Hawk T1 AAES maintenance on Martin Baker ejections seats Type 10B.
•    Completed a Martin Baker type ejection seat course.
•    Experience of working with AAES in an aircraft maintenance environment.
•    Experience of maintaining and arming/disarming of explosively operated equipment and pyrotechnics.
•    Training in relevant discipline Mechanical/Electrical to City and Guilds Level or level 3 equivalent (completed an apprenticeship)
•    Supervisors in Aviation

You must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.  


What a role with Babcock offers? 
•    Generous holiday entitlement
•    Pension Plan
•    Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
•    A tailored personal development and training programme.
•    Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.

About Babcock  
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.


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Application Guidance: 
All applications should be made online.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive 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 will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


Closing Date: 27/05/2022

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