Mechanical Technician

Job Ref: 57534
Sector: Engineering
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 05 December 2018
  • Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England, UK GBR
  • Competitive
  • Lee Brown
  • 02392 705 487

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Our client is a world leader in the design and manufacture of satellite systems. Their activities cover complete civil and military telecommunications and Earth observation systems, science and navigation programmes, together with avionics and a wide range of space equipment and associated ground infrastructure.

They are recruiting for a Mechanical Technician on a Contract basis working in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.

Job Profile

Assembly of sandwich aluminium composite panel production.

Inclusive of: -

Potting of inserts

Bonding of various brackets and equipment

Film adhesives

Panel completion

General hot and cold bonding processes

Drilling, reaming etc.

High tolerance requirements (typically better than 0.05mm in various areas).



Ability to work from detailed drawings and electronic work instructions - within specific procedures

Knowledge of satellite structure assemblies or similar

Experience working to procedures with checkpoints/quality gates

Previous experience in other industries such as Aerospace mechanical fitter, close tolerance sheet metal worker, time served mechanical technician

Experience in industries such as Space/Aerospace/Automotive/Motorsport etc.

Ability to work in confined spaces above floor level


Modern apprenticeship experience

Clean room experience


Weekly rotating double day shifts -

06:00hrs to 14:00 hrs

14:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs

Some weekend working Saturday or Sunday may be required at peak times.

If you have the skills and experience to be considered for this position, please apply on-line.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

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