Avionic Supervisor (Apache OCU) Job at BOEING in Middle Wallop

This role is required as part of the UK Apache long term Training and Support Service (LTTSS) contract which starts in January 2021. This post is required from the arrival of the first training aircraft in March 2021 and will be based at Middle Wallop.

This role requires highly-developed technical skills and knowledge of both maintenance and supervision within the UK Defence Air Environment (DAE). The post will provide direct supervision of other technicians, so well-developed team leadership and interpersonal skills are required. Shift working is expected for this post.

The successful incumbent will be able to demonstrate SQEP status on the UK Apache AH Mk1.

Duties include:
The direct supervision and/or conduct of Avionic trade tasks on the Apache AH-64E in accordance with the Air System Document Set (ADS), Military Aviation Authority (MAA) Regulatory Publications (MRP) and the BDUK Operations Manual.

Exercising maintenance sign-off (‘signature’) responsibilities in accordance with issued Authorisations.

Exercising personal responsibility for safety, quality, integrity, Foreign Object Debris (FOD) prevention and tool control/accountability.

Leading and supervising others working in teams/shifts.

Undertaking shift working in support of the Operational Conversion Unit (OCU) Flying Programme (FLYPRO) as required.

Under the direction of the Ground Crew Team, assisting in the conduct of aircraft ground movement and safety tasks.

Assuming responsibility for assigned secondary duties.

Conducting other duties and tasks that may be assigned by Task Leads and/or managers from time to time.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in a UK military air environment (MAE)

A technical or vocational qualification at UK NQF Level 3 or higher

Registration with a Professional UK body as an Engineering Technician would be appropriate for this role

Work Authorisation: This position does not have sponsorship approval. This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. Candidates must have current legal authorisation to work immediately in the United Kingdom. Boeing will not attempt to obtain Immigration and labour sponsorship for any applicants.

Security Clearance: This position requires the ability to obtain a UK security clearance for which the Government requires UK Citizenship.

Relocation: This position does not offer relocation. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.

About the Company

Company: BOEING

Company Location:  Middle Wallop

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