Electrical Manufacturing Technician

7 days left

Recruiter
Location
Stevenage
Salary
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Sep 2017
Ref
P6290
Contact
Martina Hayden
Discipline
Electrical
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Engineer
What’s the opportunity?
 
As a qualified craftsman with experience in electrical manufacturing, the Manufacturing Technician will report to a Team Leader, receiving day to day direction in terms of the tasks carried out (which will include assembly, inspection and test) and the priorities associated with the tasks. 
 
The Manufacturing Technician will typically be capable of certifying the product and possess a versatile skill base, with a capability to apply their skills across a range of tasks utilising equipment and tools, gauges and measuring instruments associated with the production, repair and modification of company products to meet defined build standards and specification requirements.
 
What will you be doing?
  • Certify the product in line with the product certification procedure
  • Maintain product certification and approval via regular audits
  • Possess a versatile skill base with the capability to apply these skills across a range of tasks
  • Be fully conversant with all equipment, tools and measuring instruments associated with the manufacturing cycle
  • Ensure manufacturing build, inspection and where relevant, test times are met
  • Check and complete all paperwork associated with the manufacturing data pack
  • Maintain to the highest level, workmanship standards and product quality
  • Ensure compliance with all associated procedures applicable to the manufacturing process
  • Maintain a safe working environment
  • Maintain a good housekeeping policy
  • Communicate best practice to other team members
 
What are the benefits for you?
  • MBDA prides itself on providing on-the-job training plus a range of courses to enhance your development further
 
What’s great about joining this team?
  • Manufacturing UK is an integral part of the Operations Directorate whose principal mission is to ensure that MBDA deliverable commitments are met in terms of time, cost and quality.  We pride ourselves in providing the ultimate application of Manufacturing expertise and capability throughout the entire lifecycle and supply chain of our product.
  • We're passionate about our people and recognise that to continually exceed our clients' expectations and needs, Manufacturing UK require an intelligent and motivated team.
 
Who and what we are looking for from you?
  • Formal technical engineering/craft apprenticeship to NVQ level 3/TR23/TR21/HNC or experience as a skilled person
  • A team player who is able to demonstrate customer focus
  • Proven planning and organising skills
  • Flexible and adaptable
 
Why you should come and work at MBDA
  • MBDA, a world leader in missiles and missile systems, is a multi-national group with 10,000 employees on industrial facilities in the United Kingdom. France, Germany, Italy and the United States
  • With some of the most sophisticated technology in defence, MBDA is Europe’s leading guided weapons company and with this in mind we continually look to broaden our existing talent base whilst maintaining a strategic edge, by exploiting new markets and new applications for our world-class technology base
  • Our success is based on the dedication of our people and we strive to offer each and every employee an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding career
  • Our work is complex, challenging and innovative. It takes a range of professionals across the full engineering and commercial spectrum to carry it out.  Whatever field our people specialise in, they all share the same mind-set: a drive to make things work better and to redefine the established standards
 
What you would get
 
Please note that in order to apply for MBDA UK opportunities you will need to be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance.
 
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