Mechanical Technician

Stevenage, Hertfordshire





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On behalf of our client, we are seeking to recruit a Specialist Mechanical Technician on an initial 12 – month contract. As the Specialist Mechanical Technician, you will work within a project team to assemble and test satellites. Ideally you will be a Mechanical technician with electrical experince also.

Role: Specialist Mechanical Technician
Pay: £29.43 per hour via Umbrella + Shift uplift
Location: Stevenage
Contract: Monday- Friday, 35 Hours per week, 12 Months Contract – rotating shifts of 06.00 to 14.00 & 14.00 to 22.00
IR35 Status: Inside
Security Clearance: BPSS, SC clearable


  • Working as a member of an AIT Operations team to consistently produce items which conform to all quality requirements in accordance with the production plan.
  • Work to the required process standard as dictated by the relevant area skills matrix. To mentor when required with certain products, activities.
  • Work to shop floor documentation such as routings, drawing, work instructions and bills of material.
  • Responsible for the completion of all paperwork relating to the operations undertaken, including traceability stamps and recording any other additional information as required.
  • Responsible for working to and complying with standard processes, specific area requirements and health and safety requirements (COSHH)
  • From time to time you may be asked to work off site; this may be in UK or abroad.
  • To play an active part in 5S, lean production and continuous improvement activities.

Essential Skills:

  • Proven production record in a similar role
  • Working in a team environment.
  • Produce a consistent, high quality product in line with production paperwork.
  • Certified as competent in the required skills as dedicated by the area skills matrix – various bonding (epoxy, paste, Silicon), riveting, wire thread inserts, panel repair, torqueing, working at height and in confined spaces, fine limit small assemblies.
  • Undertake production activities in the required timescale in line with the production plan.
  • Work alongside production control, shop floor engineering and inspection.

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

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