Mechanical Technician

Job Type:
Job Sector:
East Anglia
£19 to £19 per hour
Salary Description:
shift allowance
Holt Recruitment Ltd
Job Ref:

Mechanical Technician – MLI

Contract length: 6 months

Hourly rate: �19ph + shift uplift

Location: Stevenage

Hours: 37 hours per week

Will be required to gain Security clearance

Job summary:

To produce consistent, high-quality MLI products in line with production plans and methodologies. To work as a part of a flexible, motivated team working to tight schedules and meeting deadlines.

MLI is a thermal insulation composed of multiple layers of Mylar and Kapton sheets and is often used on spacecraft. It is one of the main items of the spacecraft thermal design, primarily intended to reduce heat loss by thermal radiation.

Job profile

* Manufacture and installation of thermal protection products, including single layers Insulation, dual layer Insulation and multi-layer Installation for Space application
* Working as a member of an AIT Operations team to consistently produce items which conform to all quality requirements in accordance with the production plan
* Ability to read, follow and complete shop floor documentation such as routings, drawing, work instructions and bills of material
* Occasional off site working in the UK or abroad
* To play an active part in continuous improvement activities

Skills/Experience Required

* Familiarity with similar work in production sectors like but not limited to

Space Aerospace Automotive Marine

* An understanding of various soft work techniques such as

Cutting – Bonding – Stitching.

Education & Training

* GCSE’s Maths and English or equivalent
* Externally accredited skills.
* Time serve apprenticeship


* Clean room working

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

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