AIT Electrical / Mechanical Assembly Technician

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
£19 to £25 per hour
Holt Recruitment Ltd
Job Ref:

AIT Electrical / Mechanical Assembly Technician

Location: Portsmouth

Contract length – 6 months +

Hourly rate - �19ph - �25ph

Main role and responsibilities

To perform electrical and mechanical integration activities:

* Equipment integration
* Waveguide integration
* Coax cable integration
* DC harness integration and connector mating and de-mating
* Structural component integration
* Test instrumentation integration (thermocouples, heater circuits and accelerometers)
* Wiring activities (crimping)
* Use of basic hand tools (torque tools, screwdrivers, spanners, measurement tools and etc.).
* Basic engineering hand skills (filing, drilling, tapping, heli-coil installation)
* Prepare, apply, handle and dispose of chemical and hazardous substances in accordance with COSHH requirements
* Ensuring workspace is kept clean and tidy in accordance with 5S policy
* Following tool control procedures
* Active participation in continuous improvement activities
* Ensuring correct completion of build paperwork for all activities you have performed
* Interpreting technical documentation (schematical drawings, wiring diagrams, 2D and 3D General Assembly Drawings, technical notes and integration procedures)
* 3D model navigation
* Support movement and lifting operations using an overhead crane and other MGSE (Mechanical Ground Support Equipment).

Shift work and weekend work is required. Successful candidates may initially be on straight days or early and late shift


* HNC or HND in an engineering production or maintenance field

Or / and

* Apprenticeship in Aerospace/Space or other high quality production or maintenance field

Experience required:


Assembly experience of the following in high quality manufacturing area:

* Detailed assembly and integration (equipment and processes similar to, or to the standard required for aerospace industry).
* Basic engineering hand skills
* Experience using basic hand tools
* Tool control
* Technical documentation
* Handling and use of chemicals and hazardous substances
* Harness securing methods

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Contact Details:
Holt Recruitment Ltd
Tel: 0845 8338 007
Fax: 0845 8338 006
Contact: Holt Recruitment

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