Hawk T1 Role Bay Supervisor

Job Description

Hawk T1 Role Bay Supervisor
RAF Valley, Holyhead

About the role
Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit a Hawk T1 Role Bay Supervisor.

You'll be responsible for Role Bay engineering depth maintenance activities, in support of Hawk T1 contract at RAF Valley.

The main purpose of your role will be to ensure that serviceable role bay equipment is available to meet Hawk T1 operations. The manning resource is to be fully utilised to ensure suitable qualified personnel are available to maintain Hawk T1 role equipment, pyrotechnics and start valves in a timely and cost effective manner. In addition to bay maintenance requirements this role requires the provision of maintenance support to AMRO seat installation/removals.

The Seat Bay Hawk T1 Supervisor is responsible for but is not limited to;

* Ensuring that all Hawk Role bay maintenance tasks are completed in a safe and efficient manner, on time and to the highest standard.
* Assistance with installation / removal of Hawk T1 ejection seats when required to support the AMRO maintenance schedule.
* Maintenance and preparation of explosively operated equipment and pyrotechnics in support of Hawk T1 depth maintenance.
* Checking that all equipment and materials required for tasking is available and reporting all deficiencies.
* Ensuring all tool control procedures IAW the relevant Acceptable Means of Compliance are followed.

What do I need to do the role?
You'll need 5 years industry experience within support bay based armourment trade, 3 years of supervisory experience within the aviation maintenance environment, experience of Ejection seat maintenance either on or off aircraft, experience of maintaining and arming/disarming of explosively operated equipment and pyrotechnics, training in relevant discipline Mechanical/Electrical to City and Guilds Level or level 3 equivalent (completed an apprenticeship), completion of Supervisors in Aviation, Full Driving Licence and working knowledge and use of IT Operating Systems (MS Office Suite) and the Internet.

What else do I need to know?
* The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.
* Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants: https://www.babcockinternational.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Babcock-Guidance-for-Applicants.pdf

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Application Guidance
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If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment.
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.

Closing date: 27/10/2020