Survival Equipment Leading Fitter

Survival Equipment Leading Fitter

RAF Leeming, Northallerton



About the role

Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit a Survival Equipment Leading Fitter.

You'll carry out the scheduled maintenance, repair and modification of all AEA.

Responsibilities will include liaising with CEST and Commodities to ensure supply of equipment is maintained and SI(T)'s are managed, fitting of AEA to 100 Sqn Pilots, air experience passengers both Military and Civilian and provide support to Leeming contract and other Babcock contracts as required as well as 100Sqn detachments within the UK and worldwide.

What do I need to do the role?

You will hold NVQ Level 3 in Aeronautical Engineering (Survival Equipment) or City & Guilds part 1 & 2 in Survival Equipment.

You will also have knowledge of iFAGT system experience within a Flying Clothing Environment and Q-AvMedSE, Q-SE-AC with a sound knowledge of Part M and 145 regulation.

A full clean driving licence is essential.

What else do I need to know?

The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.

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About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training. We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online. Please use a desktop PC or laptop to create your account and apply for a job. Once you've completed this you'll be able to apply to jobs from mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly. We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.

Closing Date: 15th September, 2020