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  • Location: Oxford, OX14 3ED
  • Salary: £30000 - £34000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Technical & Engineering
  • Contact: Ehsan Hussain
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01865 264052
  • Start Date: 2022-04-20
  • Expiry Date: 19 May 2022
  • Job Ref: J3688

We are recruiting for Senior Maintenance Technician for a client based in Culham. A mechanically adept Manufacturing and Assembly Technician who will complete all mechanical elements of space battery builds to specific instruction and process.

Some of the Responsibilities include:

  • Accountable for all manufacturing mechanical tasks including, but not limited to, spot-welding, pull testing, mechanical assembly, application of Kapton tape, glues, arathane, and other materials

  • Accountable for the accurate and consistent wiring and soldering of live flight hardware in accordance with ECSS held certification and manufacturing wiring QMS

  • Support the design, write and review project assembly documentation and drawings within the allocated timeline,

  • Accountable for manufacture and inspection of harnesses for flight hardware and test equipment

  • Accountable for the maintenance and management of cell block discharge harnesses and project harnesses when required including annual verification

  • Responsible for deputizing for the Manufacturing Team Leader when required

  • Responsible for active communication of task process and activities

Experience/Qualifications required:

  • ECSS-Q-ST-70-08 Manual soldering of high-reliability electrical connections and inspection,

  • ECSS-Q-ST-70-26 Crimping of high-reliability electrical connections along with experience in an engineering subject and have a hands-on approach to engineering and mechanical assembly.

  • Two to five years of relevant assembly experience. Ideally in Aerospace manufacturing or engineering environment.

  • Minimum of 3 years of ESA standard qualification and work experience in soldering and crimping of high-reliability electrical connections.