Live Build Manufacturing Technician

7 days left

Recruiter
Location
Henlow
Salary
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Sep 2017
Ref
P6578
Contact
Martina Hayden
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Engineer
The Opportunity
 
We are seeking a Live Build Technician to work as part of our Manufacturing Team at our Henlow site. Responsible for carrying out manufacturing, test and inspection tasks within the Live Build Facility, in accordance with product certification procedures, allocated budgets and timescales to meet project objectives
 
The Role
 
Accountabilities:
  • 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 capacity to apply these skills across a range of tasks
  • Be fully conversant with all equipment, tools and measuring implements 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’s in it 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 the 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 customers’ expectations and needs, Manufacturing UK require an intelligent and motivated team
 
What are we looking for?
  • Formal technical engineering/craft apprenticeship to NVQ Level 3/TR23/TR21/HNC or experienced in a Manufacturing/Craftsman position
  • 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
  • Team player who is able to demonstrate customer focus.  They should also have proven planning and organising skills and be flexible and adaptable
 
What would you get?
  • Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, employee funded voluntary private healthcare, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.
     
 
 
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