Mylen Recruitment - Specialists in Technical Recruitment
Logistics Co-ordinator
Job ID - J008018
Salary - Negotiable
AIT Mechanical Satellite Logistics Co-ordinator

To provide logistical support to ENS Satellite operations, to organise the processing of hardware from stores to the assembly storage area. To organise and carry out packing and loading of boxes for offsite storage. To organise and champion shipping lists and shipping reviews. To manage the projects mechanical ground support equipment (MGSE) and its serviceability/readiness for use. Cleaning equipment ready for use on spacecraft.

Project Operational Phase -
Management and movement of flight hardware to and from stores
Management and movement of Mechanical Ground Support Equipment (MGSE) to and from off-site storage
Support to AIT Engineer in periods of high workload.
Support MGSE quality reviews and Root Cause Analysis.
Writing of risk assessments for ground support equipment

Non Project -
Design of tooling / build aids for assembly execution

Support to R&D -
Responsible for ensuring that working modes and processes are standardised, optimised, and current
Produce new processes, undertake process improvement & maintenance and monitor process implementation in operations

Skills/Experience Required

Good understanding and detailed experience of mechanical ground support equipment
Experience of handling and lifting of hardware by use of crane
Prior experience of managing project logistical aspects with hands on approach
Understanding of mechanical ground support (MGSE) handling and operation
Procedures and process control
Good communications and organizational skills with IT skills such as Microsoft Excel and Word

MRP experience
Clean room experience
Aerospace experience
FMEA/risk management experience
Knowledge of continuous improvement philosophies
Knowledge of Health and Safety principles and their application to the specific environment of MGSE
Practical and proactive
Quality driven approach with high attention to detail.
Knowledge and experience in the production of high quality documentation (test specs, test plans, test procedures, AIT Plans, DDV plans).
High self-motivation and ability to deal with changing priorities on a multi project basis.
Good problem solving and planning skills (technical, logistics and organisational).
Appreciation of satellite integration processes and project phases.

Education & Training

Minimum of HNC level qualification in a mechanical discipline - but a lesser qualification is acceptable if a high level of similar industry experience can be demonstrated.


Able to work offsite (UK and abroad) for undefined periods at short notice is essential
Working overtime and shifts is expected.
Able to support out of normal hours work using the "on call" rota process.

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