Mylen Recruitment - Specialists in Technical Recruitment
Alignment Specialist
Job ID - J007931
Salary - Negotiable
Spacecraft Alignment Specialist

Supporting the Spacecraft Optical Alignment Team in operating theodolites and using SA software.

Knowledge of coordinate measurement systems, theodolite systems (TM5100/TM6100), laser tracker systems.
Knowledge of data processing tools (SA).
Author of alignment procedures.
Supports project plans using the principles of project management to achieve program cost, schedule and performance goals.
Participates in proposal preparation including labour and material estimating.
Supports the definition of work statements by evaluating test requirements to meet customer needs.
Maintains reference standard traceability, calibration procedures/software/methods/measurement parameter & capability.

Skills/Experience Required


2+ years' experience in the use of metrology equipment in same or similar environments
Theodolites and mirror cube collimation
Experience gained from spacecraft AIT / Alignment theodolites
Spatial Analyser


Clean room experience
Experience gained from spacecraft AIT / Alignment
Particular experience with TM5100 & TM6100 equipment

Education & Training

HNC/HND/Bachelor's Degree in an engineering discipline is desirable


Shifts are available approximately 50% of weeks on an ad hoc basis at a shift premium
Travel overseas is required - possibly globally up to around four times per year

Mylen Recruitment Ltd (part of the Doyen Group of companies) is 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