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Mechanical Technician

Posted 8 March by Acorn Recruitment And Training Easy Apply Ended
Mechanical Technician - Stevenage
6 months contract - Full Time - Competitive

Acorn Recruitment is working on behalf of a well-established international company whose focus is on the design and manufacture of advanced satellites and systems for telecommunications, earth observation, and navigation and science programmes

We are currently seeking a Mechanical Technician at the Stevenage facility on a 6 months contract.

Job Specification
This role is for a competent Mechanical technician to work within the Mechanisms team to deliver spacecraft critical components on quality, on cost and on time. To produce a consistent high-quality product in line with production paperwork. To be certified as competent in the required skills as dedicated by the area skills matrix. To undertake production activities in the required timescale in line with the production plan

Main Responsibilities
*Working as part of the AIT team on spacecraft critical mechanisms products. 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.
*Ability to read and 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 and health and safety requirements.
*From time to time you may be asked to work off site, this may be in UK or abroad.
*To play an activate part in continuous improvement activities.

Essential Requirements
The mechanism products are high precision components and with that comes a demanding build phase. It's essential that the successful applicant will be able to cope with this type of environment and show great attention to detail and high levels of concentration.

Desirable Requirements
*Externally accredited skills.
*Time Served Craft Electrical Apprenticeship

Technical Knowledge
*Familiarity with shop documentation such as drawing, work instructions and bill of materials to standard processes and procedures will be an advantage.
*Having worked within a Space company is a plus, understanding the criticality of the products being assembled and tested, and a right first time attitude.

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Test
  • Technician
  • assembly
  • Space
  • AIT
  • Mechanism

Reference: 34633689

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