• Category
    Engineering - Aeronautical / Aerospace
  • Location
    Wolverhampton, West Midlands
  • External Reference
  • OrganizationType

Fitter/Tester Vacancy
Monday - Friday rotation shift
duration of 6 months minimum

Role Summary:

As part of continued growth, the aerospace and defence company based in Wolverhampton, are currently recruiting Fitter/Testers to operate within the Military Value Stream Assembly & Test area.

Duties include:

*Evaluate and build units and sub-assemblies using mechanical and electrical techniques as required by the appropriate media (Technical Drawings, Manufacturing Process Plans, Production Acceptance Test schedules etc)
*Adhere to the relevant quality procedures and requirements and participate in events/ investigations as necessary
*Using appropriate test facilities, perform required tests to the relevant specification recording results as necessary
*Perform Final Inspection duties as required on completed units prior to despatch
*Capable of performing any process or function within the Assembly and Test route. (Training will be given as required)
*Able to assess manufactured features for conformance to requirements, and to declare any non-conformance's
*Participate in Electronic fault finding/diagnosis during the Assembly and Test Process
*Support the team and team leader in their objectives and to actively participate in improvements
*Control, operate and maintain stock control systems as appropriate
*Transportation of materials, tools and equipment as necessary
*Support continuous improvement deployment through active participation on Lean Events, Workshops and Continuous Improvement activities.

Experience and Personal Characteristics:
*Electronics biased HNC/HND preferred
*Apprentice trained or time served
*Soldering and electrical wiring experience advantageous
*Knowledge of handling procedure's required for Electrical Static Devices (ESD) an advantage
*Knowledge of handling procedure's required for Printed Circuit Boards (PCB's) an advantage
*Flexible approach with a willingness to work as part of a team
*Calm under pressure and responsive to change
*Good communication skills
*An enthusiast who is able to work on their own initiative
*Ability to communicate effectively within the working environment
*PC literate
*Demonstrable problem solving abilities

From time to time the successful candidate may be required by the Company to perform other tasks which are not included in the above description, but are within the capabilities of the individual and, where necessary, training will be given.
Spring Engineering Solutions (a trading name of Roevin Management Services Limited) acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Spring Engineering Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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