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Specialist Electrical Technician

Reference No: 7705_1549623019

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Contract (Duration: 6 Months)
Start date:
Manufacturing and Production
Engineering and Technical
£17 - £20 / hour

Job Description:

Our client is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services, and has a live vacancy for a Specialist Satellite Technician working on a prime satellite platform that will land on Mars or explore the sun's realm. This role will be based at their site in Stevenage and will be an initial 6 month contract.

The successful Specialist Satellite Technician will perform electrical / mechanical integration activities:

*Highly competent at wiring activities, manufacture and integration of flight harness and test harness (crimping, soldering, looming, routing and repairs)
*Excellent engineering hand skills, and be able to complete quality control inspections
*Use of basic hand tools (torque tools, screwdrivers, spanners, measurement tools and etc.).
*Test instrumentation integration (thermocouples, heater circuits and accelerometers)
*Prepare, apply, handle and dispose of chemical and hazardous substances in accordance with COSHH requirements
*Ensuring workspace is kept clean and tidy in accordance with 5S policy
*Following tool control procedures
*Active participation in Continuous Improvement activities
*Ensuring correct completion of build paperwork for all activities you have performed
*Interpreting technical documentation (schematical drawings, wiring diagrams, 2D and 3D General Assembly Drawings, technical notes and integration procedures)
*3D model navigation
*Support movement and lifting operations using overhead crane and other MGSE (Mechanical Ground Support Equipment).

*HNC or HND in an engineering production or maintenance field
Or / and
*Apprenticeship in Aerospace/Space or other high quality production or maintenance field

Essential assembly experience of the following in high quality manufacturing area:
*ESA, aerospace or other high quality wiring experience ( flight and test harness manufacture, check out and installation )
*Harness securing methods
*Installation and removal coaxial cables / DC harnesses
*Detailed assembly and integration (equipment and processes similar to, or to the standard required for aerospace industry).
*High level of engineering hand skills
*Strong, demonstrable experience of using hand tools
*Tool control
*Technical documentation
*Handling and use of chemicals and hazardous substances
*Proven experience in a similar role
*Inspection of critical electronic/electrical/electro-mechanical hardware
*Previous experience of space/aerospace inspection and test activities

*Consistent experience in a similar role
*Previous experience of working in a cleanroom environment
*Experience carrying out structural activities
*MLI (Multi-Layered Insulation) blanket installation and tailoring experience
*Knowledge on RF systems
*Must be able to work at height and in a restricted space

Apply Now:

Contact: Danny Hanslow - Tel: 01767 319840
Subject: Specialist Electrical Technician (reference 7705_1549623019)
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