Maintenance Fitter

Samlesbury

Air

Operations / Manufacturing

Experienced professionals

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Job Description

Job title: Maintenance Fitter

Location: Samlesbury

Salary: £42,084 +  (dependent on skills and experience)

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Complying with all applicable safety rules, policies and procedures
  • Planned preventative maintenance activities on plant equipment
  • Recording details of breakdowns and repair where necessary to facilitate further analysis
  • Taking account for your own work and in some instances will be required to work alongside specialist contractors
  • Participating in reliability centred maintenance activities, including root cause analysis and continuous improvement
  • Carrying out planned maintenance, fault diagnosis and repair on the mechanical systems associated with any of the above

 

Your skills and experiences:

Essential:

  • Mechanical Modern Apprenticeship/ NVQ Level 3/ equivalent qualification and experience within a Mechanical discipline
  • Experience of bench fitting skills including use of hands tools
  • Knowledge of fault finding of complex mechanical machinery including hydraulic and pneumatic systems

Desirable:

  • Knowledge and experience of fault finding on equipment with Computer Numeric Control/ Programme Logic Control systems
  • Understanding of various mechanical power transmission (e.g. bearings, belts, chains, mechanical couplings etc.)
  • Knowledge of instrumentation control hydraulic, pneumatic, temperature and chemical process
  • Ability to read mechanical drawings and schematics

 

Benefits:

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Operations Maintenance team:

Join our dynamic team and seize the unique opportunity to work with a diverse range of plant equipment. You’ll engage with the latest technological and innovative advancements in manufacturing, contributing to all our key manufacturing programs. Become a part of our team, and be at the forefront of aerospace innovation, ensuring the seamless operation of vital equipment and playing a crucial role in our mission to push the boundaries of what’s possible in aviation. Apply now to embark on a rewarding career where your expertise will make a tangible impact on the future of aerospace technology.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 29th May 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

 

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    If you’re curious, hungry for more responsibility, and prepared to step out of your comfort zone, there are endless opportunities to grow with us. At every stage of your career our first-class training, coaching and development programmes, role models and mentors will help you embrace your potential and take the next step.
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    Great work deserves benefits that go beyond your salary. Whether it’s health, wellbeing, or financial security for you and your family – our flexible benefits help you focus on what’s important to you.
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    Together we embrace every opportunity to have a positive impact. On the world around us, our communities, and each other.
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