Aircraft Structures Technicians

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Aircraft Structures Technicians


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Aircraft Maintenance Jobs

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STS Technical Services

Aircraft Structures Technicians

STS Aviation Services is hiring Aircraft Structures Technicians in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Position Summary:

Do you want to be part of a long-term, high-profile aircraft modification programme?

STS Aviation Services is a leading MRO provider. We have opportunities for experienced Structures Technicians to join our high-profile bespoke aircraft modification programme, converting Boeing 737 NG aircraft into the E-7 Wedgetail. “The worlds most advanced, capable and reliable Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C0) platform”.

These positions are full time; initially for a 1 year fixed term contract and will be located at our hangar near to Birmingham Airport.

Working as part of a highly skilled team, you will have in-depth knowledge and experience of Aircraft Structures. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to work on a high-profile programme conducting major structural disassembly, modification and rebuild of aircraft. You will be responsible for all aspects of major structural modifications.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Removal of major aircraft structural sections, whilst stress jacked
  • Working to fine tolerances and high standards
  • Upholding high standards of housekeeping
  • Adhering to company and manufacturers procedures
  • Implementing modifications from drawings and procedures

Skills and Experience Requirements:

  • Have as a minimum completed an aircraft engineering apprenticeship, or achieved the Military equivalent
  • Demonstrate knowledge of wiring in a production or Live aircraft environment
  • Ideally 5 years live aircraft and structures experience
  • Experience of implementing and carrying out aircraft component modifications
  • Experienced and capable of reading manufacturers drawings and SRMs
  • Take full ownership and responsibility for own tasks
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications

To be considered for this role you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

As described, this role will require the successful candidate to support the business with their Military Programme. Therefore, you will be required to undertake security clearance checks and meet our qualifying criteria. This will be discussed with shortlisted candidates as part of the interview process.

The successful candidate will join a fast paced, innovative and dynamic business at an exciting time. You can expect a Competitive Salary, Company Pension Scheme, 4x Life Assurance, Free Parking, Subsidised Canteen and other exclusive employee benefits.

About STS Aviation Services:

STS Aviation Services operates three state-of-the-art aircraft hangars, two interior modification facilities and more than 40 line maintenance stations both stateside and aboard. These facilities, and the expert personnel that call each home, fuel the company’s drive to seamlessly blend a growing portfolio of MRO services to deliver all-encompassing aircraft maintenance, engineering and modification solutions to the global aviation industry.

To learn more about STS Aviation Services and what makes it the company with “Solutions to Keep You Flying,” please visit www.stsaviationgroup.com or call 1-800-800-2400.


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