Weapons Technician

08 Sep 2017
06 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Job Title: Weapons Technician

Exciting new 3 month (with the potential to extend) opportunity for a Weapons Technician to be based in Shrewsbury.

Would you like to join a company who values Trust, talent and technology to support the UKs Armed Forces?

As a Weapons Technician you will:

Have previous experience of Aircraft Assisted Escape Systems and Small Arms. Working as part of a small team supporting the Armoury Supervisor you will maintain aircraft and small arms in line with current requirements and legislation.

Core/ Key Responsibilities:

* Experience in the maintenance of Aircraft Assisted Escape Systems (preferably Hawk/Typhoon).
* Experience in using Military Engineering Publications and Documentation.
* Experience in maintaining a wide variety of military aircraft.
* Experience of encouraging co-operation within a team, helping to support others to achieve team goals.
* Good analytical and problem solving skills which support continuous improvement.
* An ability to take personal responsibility for own actions and seeks support to resolve work related problems within the workplace.
* A communication style which can be adapted to meet the needs of the individual and provide clear and concise verbal and written information to people.

Qualification and skills:


* Formal training as a Weapons Technician.
* Small Arms qualification Q-W-GDSA
* Full driving licence.

Due to the nature of this role you must be able to provide 5 years continous UK work history.

About Aeropeople:

Aeropeople are a leading dedicated Aerospace and Autosport technical services provider specialising in the recruitment of permanent and temporary staff. With our heritage firmly embedded in the Aerospace industry, we ensure the highest levels of expertise and
commitment not only our customers but in placing our permanent & temporary staff.
With our head office in Cambridge, support offices throughout the UK and offices in Germany, UAE and Italy, Aeropeople are best placed to service your career aspirations.

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