Mylen Recruitment - Specialists in Technical Recruitment
Electrical / Mechanical Assembly Technician
Job ID - J007865
Salary - Negotiable
Electrical / Mechanical Assembly Technician

A vacancy has arisen for an Electrical / Mechanical Assembly Technician working on our communication satellite payloads.

Main role and responsibilities
To perform electrical / mechanical integration activities:
" Equipment integration
" Waveguide integration
" Coax cable integration
" DC harness integration and connector mating and de-mating
" Structural component integration
" Test instrumentation integration (thermocouples, heater circuits and accelerometers)
" Wiring activities (crimping)
" Use of basic hand tools (torque tools, screwdrivers, spanners, measurement tools and etc.).
" Basic engineering hand skills (filing, drilling, tapping, heli-coil installation)
" Prepare, apply, handle and dispose of chemical and hazardous substances in accordance with COSHH requirements
" Ensuring workspace is kept clean and tidy in accordance with 5S policy
" Following tool control procedures
" Active participation in continuous improvement activities
" Ensuring correct completion of build paperwork for all activities you have performed
" Interpreting technical documentation (schematical drawings, wiring diagrams, 2D and 3D General Assembly Drawings, technical notes and integration procedures)
" 3D model navigation
" Support movement and lifting operations using overhead crane and other MGSE (Mechanical Ground Support Equipment).

Shift working

You may be required to travel to other UK and International sites at short notice. Please identify on submission if this is not an option for you.

" HNC or HND in an engineering production or maintenance field
Or / and
" Apprenticeship in Aerospace/Space or other high quality production or maintenance field

Assembly experience of the following in high quality manufacturing area:
" Detailed assembly and integration (equipment and processes similar to, or to the standard required for aerospace industry).
" Basic engineering hand skills
" Experience using basic hand tools
" Tool control
" Technical documentation
" Handling and use of chemicals and hazardous substances
" Harness securing methods

" Proven experience in a similar role
" Previous experience of working in a cleanroom environment
" ESA, aerospace or other high quality wiring experience
" Machine shop trained
" Experience carrying out structural activities
" MLI (Multi-Layered Insulation) blanket installation and tailoring experience
" Previous experience of space/aerospace inspection activities
" Knowledge on RF systems
" Installation and removal coaxial cables / DC harnesses
" Inspection of critical electronic/electrical/electro-mechanical hardware
" Must be able to work at height and in a restricted space
Mylen Recruitment Ltd (part of the Doyen Group of companies) a recruitment agency specialising in Aerospace, Automotive, Aviation, Design, Mechanical, Electronic, Production, IT and Software, Engineering.
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Job Type - Contract
Contact - Alf Mills