Wheel Mechanic

Posted 23 May by Line Up Aviation Easy Apply

My client in West London, close to Heathrow, are a large aviation company who specialise in supporting airlines in their overhaul of aerospace components.

They have just opened a new aircraft wheels and brakes overhaul facility and are seeking a fixed contract aviation Wheel Mechanic to carry out all maintenance work for aircraft wheels to the required quality standards.

Key responsibilities:

  • Proven ability to understand and interpret process standard practices, drawings and component maintenance manuals
  • Independent inspection and repair of aircraft wheel parts within qualification profile
  • Work at all wheel workstations as assigned by the team leader
  • Ability to undertake Material Handling to include Slings and Jigs
  • Carry out computer and documentary transactions as required documenting the performed work.
  • Ability to complete work in a manner that satisfies Health, Safety and Environmental requirements and working knowledge of COMAH guidelines.
  • An awareness and understanding of responsibilities outlined in the Company's environmental procedures.
  • You will be required to maintain Practical Experience Record (PER) book and treat all provided tooling and equipment carefully to keep maintenance cost low.
  • All duties shall be undertaken in compliance with Safety and Environmental Regulations and Company Procedures
  • Carry out special assignments

The Ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience with working to EASA 145 requirements
  • Have previous experience in an engineering environment
  • Have an existing and valid driver license
  • Be educated to at least GCSE level or equivalent
  • Be able to communicate fluently in English both written and verbal
  • Have IT user knowledge (e.g. SAP or similar business software, Microsoft Office Excel)

Additional information:

  • 12 months fixed term contract
  • Monday to Friday, day shift
  • Salary: £21,000
  • Free onsite parking

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to:

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