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Avionics Facilities Engineer

  • Location: Sleaford
  • Salary: competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 17 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emma Bainbridge
  • Contact Email: e.bainbridge@jamrecruitment.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 18 June 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82426_1715073599

Do you have extensive experience within facilities engineering ? Are you interested in supporting solutions within the Defence sector? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you…

My client is a market leader within the Defence sector who are looking to expand their talent set within their Avionics division. This is a truly exciting time to join a market leading organisation with aggressive growth plan and a strong long term company vision.

As a Facilities Engineer you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will be responsible for maintaining a safe, legally compliant, and functional built environment by the effective delivery of Planned Maintenance, Reactive and remedial works.

Day-to-day, you'll help with the hands-on delivery of M&E maintenance support of a range of commercial and hangar buildings.

This role is full time and based onsite at RAF Cranwell or RAF Barkston Heath.

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring statutory compliance and high levels of system reliability.
  • Hosting and managing the visiting supply chain and review method and risk assessments.
  • Administrating the safe system of work including the issue of permits to work.
  • Creating/producing risk and method statements for in-house reactive and planned tasks.
  • Maintaining building compliance records using the Babcock CAFM System (TABS).


You will have:

  • Recognised qualification in a building service discipline, and Knowledge of Information Security and Data Protection act.
  • Working Understanding of COSHH and completed H&S training (such as IOSH)
  • Water Hygiene knowledge for Legionella (L8)
  • Qualification or awareness Water Hygiene management Qualification
  • Machine operations experience to IPAF 3a and 3b.
  • Hold or working towards Membership of an associated Professional Institute
  • NEBOSH General Certificate or IOSH Facilities Management (4 Day) Qualification.

The package:

* You'll receive a very competitive salary (£££ offered depends on level of experience) and other benefits including an early Friday finish, 8% pension, life assurance, private healthcare and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

*** Please note these roles require UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***