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Maintenance Repair Operations, Test Engineer
United Kingdom
Job description
Aerospace Test Rig Engineer

Contract Position

Excellent rate


Our client is a growing and well-respected manufacturing business based in Coventry. They are looking for an experienced Aerospace Test Rig Engineer to assemble and commission hydraulic, mechanical or electrical test rigs.

Aerospace Test Rig Engineer

Job Description

* Assembling and commission hydraulic, mechanical or electrical test rigs

* Filter hydraulic fluid to ensure cleanliness

* Replace damaged hydraulic piping (needs to be able to cut and bend pipes)

* Remove and replace hydraulic valves and components

* Check and address hydraulic leaks

* Be able to identify equipment that needs calibration and take ownership of making sure this is done

* Perform investigations and tests on bespoke test rigs to identify and resolve issues

* Identify when test rigs and test equipment need repair, and assist in organising the repairs

* Take a key role in continuous improvement and be pro-active in promoting and practicing '6S'.

* Perform environmental or functional tests using hydraulic / electrical rigs

* Generate test logs and collating results

Aerospace Test Rig Engineer

Essential Skills/Experience/Qualifications

* Experience of assembling and commissioning test rigs

* Ability to work in a team, and also to be accountable for their own tasks and deliverables

Aerospace Test Rig Engineer

Desirable Skills/Experience/Qualifications

* Knowledge and hand-on experience of high-pressure hydraulic systems, ideally including Skydrol/ Hyjet.

* Experience within Aerospace

* Experience of '6S' or similar, particularly health and safety
no requirements specified