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Spares Assembly Fitter

Ref no. BHN571246
Benefits Shift Pay
Location Gloucester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Working as part of the Manufacture assembly and repair team for a world leader in aircraft landing and break systems. They desing, test, manufacture and assemble landing gear used on commercail aircraft.

Key skills required for this role

Fitter Spares Assembly


Modern Advanced Apprenticeship (NVQ Level 3) or equivalent

Job description

You will:
* Undertake sub-assembly work, to include: Heat & freeze bushes, wire locking, fitting wire
* Undertake assembly of complex units and landing gear for legacy programmes
* Perform machining operations to support the fitting role, including turning and grinding
* Working in conjunction with Manufacturing engineering and quality teams, have ability to
problem solve and develop methods, and build schedules for assembly of legacy landing gear
* Apply relevant sealants
* Accurately complete relevant documentation and routing cards
* Assembly and completion of associated production acceptance testing
* Carry out some electrical and hydraulic testing
* Gauge calibration
* Comply to FOD requirements and ensure area meets required standards
* Work to 5's standards

* You will have a Modern Advanced Apprenticeship (NVQ Level 3) or equivalent
* You will have previous fitting, machining and tooling experience, ideally in an
Aerospace/Automotive environment.
* Ability to follow and understand technical engineering drawings, specifications, procedures,
and test instructions.
* You will be self-motivated, flexible and be able to contribute fully to improvement activities.
* Electrical experience would be advantageous but not essential.

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