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Mechanical and Electrical Technician

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

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emma Bainbridge
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 23 May 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82292_1712824529

Are you an experienced Mechanical and Electrical Technician looking for your next opportunity to support solutions within the Aerospace and Defence sector? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you…

As a Mechanical and Electrical Technician you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. My client maintains the airfield support contract for the aviation requirements at RAF Northolt. The successful candidate will play an important role in the timely servicing and rectification of any occurring faults and will be part of a team whose job it is to keep both military and civilian assets supplied with the right ground support equipment at the right time.

The successful candidate will enable the smooth functioning of RAF Northolt, in accordance with RAF and Company safety standards, practices and procedures

You will be responsible for:

  • Looking after the ground support equipment
  • Carrying out general tasks in support of the aircraft
  • Carrying out the servicing and full maintenance of equipment
  • Refuelling and maintenance activities in support of the aircraft
  • Full management of serviceable equipment and lighting


  • Trained Electro / Mechanical Technician to at least City and Guild 381/382/383 qualifications in Heavy Vehicle / Plant Equipment or equivalent, or timed served
  • Skilled in the use of all tools associated with mechanical maintenance
  • An analytical mind, able to diagnose and rectify faults
  • The ability to follow work and maintenance instructions to a high standard

The package:

You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, life assurance and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

How to apply:

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send your CV by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.

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