Contractor - Test Technician

Requisition ID:  119670
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Fareham (1200)

Fareham, HAM, United Kingdom, PO15 5TT

We are a global leader in the research, design, integration, manufacture, certification, and lifetime service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, lubrication, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. We supports the world’s aircraft and aero engine manufacturers, providing a century of experience and innovation for commercial and military aircraft. 

Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our purpose of ‘Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow. A career at Parker Meggitt offers boundless potential for professional and personal growth. You will work alongside the brightest minds in the world, help develop innovative technology and products, and contribute to our company’s goal of solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges.

We have succeeded in employing the top talent in the industry by focusing our hiring efforts on the individual, not the job description. If you are an inquisitive thinker with great ideas and a desire to succeed, we will find the perfect spot for you on our team.

Role Summary

The work is intricate mechanical & electrical assembly work, that requires a level of calibration and fitting.  The person ideally will be competent in reading drawings, basic electrical understanding and working to build procedures and ideally possess skills around basic engineering competencies, basic soldering, fine assembly, calibration and test procedures.

Core Responsibilities

  • Performs a range of routine mechanical and/or electromechanical assembly of small parts or components in accordance with company instructions and procedures.
  • To calibrate and conduct test routines at sub-assembly and GA levels.
  • To carry out fault finding activities on electro/mechanical sub-assembly and GA.
  • To carry out rework and modifications in accordance with relevant standards.
  • To compile test reports, input data with regards to work into electronic database and compile other relevant documentation.
  • To maintain input to business information systems as appropriate.
  • Carry out “housekeeping” of own working area.

Skills, Knowledge & Attributes

Field of Study/Area of Experience (if more than 5 years experience required, provide overview in the experience comments to support objective justification): 3-5 years of experience in a Similar role.

  • Able to follow written repair, overhaul and general test procedures to determine the serviceability of any electro-mechanical product at Final Assembly and Sub-Assembly levels with the minimum of supervision & training.
  • Diagnose, repair and overhaul mechanical instrumentation to component level using mechanical assembly first principles.
  • Familiar with the use of a wide range of mechanical tools, test and measurement equipment.
  • Able to read and interpret technical data including assembly diagrams, assembly drawings, basic wiring and circuit diagrams and technical publications.
  • Ability to carry out survey and test then record findings on the FRACAS system history documentation.
  • High Level of Manual Dexterity.

Parker Meggitt are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.