Assembly and Test Mechanic

Bournemouth, Dorset

Maintenance and Engineering


GBP 15.91 per hour


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My client is looking for an Assembly and Test Mechanic to join on them on a 6 month contract. As an Assembly and Test Mechanic, you will be responsible for the repair, overhaul & modify a variety of Mechanical, Pneumatic, Heat Transfer, Electronic, Air Turbines and Electro-mechanical aircraft components in accordance with FAA, EASA & Repair Station regulations. This includes all aspects of the repair process including: Diagnostic fault finding, strip, initial inspection, parts call up, build & testing of the final units.

Role: Assembly and Test Mechanic

Pay: £16.21 per hour PAYE plus holiday pay (apprenticeship served) or

£15.91 per hour PAYE plus holiday pay (without an apprenticeship)

Location: Bournemouth Airport – on site

Contract: 6 months

Hours: 37 hours per week Monday – Friday 6.30am – 15.00pm

Security Clearance: Full BPSS* Screening (*Baseline Personnel Security Standard), including proof of Legal Right to Work, Criminal Records Check, i.e. UK DBS and Drugs Screening.

Job Profile

  • Interpret Component Maintenance Manuals Service Bulletins & other Technical data approved by the regulator required to perform the Repair & Overhaul duties.
  • Perform a preliminary inspection of the unit to include a diagnostic test, disassembly, cleaning & component inspection.
  • Determine the material required to Overhaul/Repair
  • Repair/Overhaul & assemble the unit in accordance with approved technical data.
  • Perform final test of the unit in accordance with approved data to determine eligibility for return to service
  • Prioritise & process units in order to meet customer due dates.
  • Process units in accordance with the Quality Management System. & Repair Station Manual & MOE.

Education & Training

  • Previous experience of precision assembly work and testing is desirable.
  • A recognised Engineering Apprenticeship is desirable but not essential

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Sarah Budd at Line Up Aviation

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