Mechanical Test Technician (M/F)

  • Company : Alliance Consulting
  • Localisation : Bedfordshire, Bedford - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : Mechanical Test Technician
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-11-28
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Job Description


Mechanical Test Technician - Aerospace

We are at the forefront of the UK\'s Aerospace Research & Development capabilities and have an immediate requirement to recruit a Mechanical Test Technician to operate our Aerodynamic testing facilities. You will be preparing and operating rigs, equipment and models in line with customer requirements. As a Mechanical Test Technician you will also be operating our 9\'x8\' Transonic Wind Tunnel, associated compressors and equipment.

We are ideally looking for a Mechanical Technician/ Test Technician with the following

  • Time served Mechanical Technician/ Engineer preferably qualified to HNC level or similar
  • Experience working with Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems
  • Previous experience setting up and operating test rigs/ equipment
  • Experience working in a Research & Development environment, not essential

You will be working standard days or double days (6-2,2-10 on a week rotation) dependent on workload. You will receive a very attractive remuneration with shift premium allowances and overtime paid on top of salary, 26 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, private medical, pension and life assurance.

To apply for this role as a Mechanical Test Technician, please click apply now to progress your application.

When applying for this role, please indicate your current salary (plus benefits package), minimum salary required, notice period and your reasons for wishing to move from your current company. Alliance Consulting is acting as an employment agency in this respect. Alliance Consulting specialise in the placement of engineers throughout the UK. By sending us your CV you are explicitly consenting to our processing of your personal data on a computer database and/or in manual files for the purpose of evaluating your application for employment. This processing will be carried out in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. By applying for this role you hereby consent to us submitting your CV to our client. If you do not wish your CV to be sent to our client then you must clearly state this to us. Equally, if there are any companies that you do not wish your CV to be sent to (for whatever reason), then please let us know of this when you apply.

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  • Start date :
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary : £24000 - £26000 per annum + Shift premium, OT, 26 days holiday
  • References : 886448_1511860743
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering

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