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Mechanical Supervisor
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Recruiter: Boeing
Listed on: 4th April
Location: Hook
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1900065023_expired
Contact Name: Boeing

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Job Description
The person chosen to fill this position will form part of a MRO team. This person must have served a recognized relevant trade apprenticeship or trade training equivalent and be proficient in the interpretation of engineering drawings, workbook instructions and technical manuals. Our selected candidate will be knowledgeable in aspects of aircraft maintenance, modification and repair to include skill and experience in both structural and mechanical system disciplines.
Must have knowledge of general aircraft maintenance environment processes (FOD control, tool control, health & safety & COSHH) ideally with supervisory level experience to perform the duties as a working team lead and second signature authority
Successful candidates will lead the assembly, disassembly, and modification or repair of aircraft primary structures and complex aircraft systems to include; hydraulics, flight controls and propulsion

Lead will oversee technicians performing maintenance activities, directing fault diagnosis and disturbed system functional tests
Carry out inspections of completed maintenance activities to ensure satisfaction of airworthiness requirements
Lead others to perform tasks associated with aircraft safe handling (e.g. jacking, towing, system operations)
Candidate will provide training and mentoring to others
Candidate will be responsible to ensure established process adherence, accurate and timely work recording and contractual/regulatory compliance. Candidate must be able to work under minimal supervision with limited direction


Leads the assembly disassembly and modification of systems by overseeing the change removal replacement or upgrade of aerospace vehicle components to correct failures or implement changes
Oversees assembly disassembly or overhaul. Configures aerospace vehicles and bench test equipment
Directs troubleshooting of complex pneumatic hydraulic and electrical systems to isolate mechanical or electrical faults and repair faulty components
Oversees validation/verification testing of systems and components. Documents procedures and established processes to ensure contractual and regulatory compliance (e.g. repairs test results applicable modifications and inspection results)
Inspects components and verifies repairs for flight worthiness requirements. Leads and supervises others to perform tasks associated with the safe handling of an aerospace vehicle (e.g. jacking towing system operations). Provides training and mentors others
Works under minimal direction

Ideally the candidate will have extensive experience working on Boeing Aircraft platforms and be familiar with Boeing specifications and drawing.  Have experience leading a team of aircraft technicians and should have completed a recognised and certified aircraft apprenticeship or military equivalent.
Please apply asap for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.
Important information regarding this requisition: This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IMMEDIATELY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. BOEING WILL NOT ATTEMPT TO OBTAIN IMMIGRATION AND LABOR SPONSORSHIP FOR ANY APPLICANTS. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S. based payroll.
PLEASE NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to undergo a SECURITY CHECK/CLEARANCE.