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Job Title:  Calibration Technician


Southall, Greater London, GB, UB2 5NH

Business Unit:  Maintenance & Repair Europe
Posting Date:  Nov 5, 2022
Job Description: 

Scope of Role:

To undertake the repair, test and calibration of aviation ground test equipment, avionics test equipment and general purpose test equipment. 

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • Test, repair and calibration of ground test equipment, including aircraft battery chargers, avionics test equipment and general purpose test equipment
  • Complete the fault finding, repair, testing and calibration process using specialised and general-purpose test equipment.
  • Complete accurate records and ensure that they are filed in a timely manner.
  • Maintain the required level of quality and cost effectiveness, ensuring accuracy.
  • Keep abreast of company working practices and procedures and comply with health and safety requirements.
  • Undertake cross-training in other technical areas in line with requirements of the business.
  • Understand and utilise the Quantum system to ensure effective delivery.


Other Responsibilities/Non-essential Functions

  • Subject to the needs of the business and level of competency carry out independent inspections on other technician repairs.
  • Undertake training that is identified as a requirement of the role as identified by the role Manager.
  • Undertake all other reasonable requests that are made by the role manager/acting manager or Directors.
  • At times of reduced department staff attendance there will be a need to be flexible and provide support outside of the normal tasks of the job to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • On occasion you maybe required to take on ad hoc duties which includes, but is not limited to training, department associated tasks and brief secondment to other departments.
  • No staff management responsibility, however, guidance will need to be given to other members of the team at times of planned absence such as annual leave/sickness. 


Limits of Fiscal/Management Authority

  • Not permitted to change Business Management/SOP processes, procedures and guidelines without formal approval but expected to make recommendations.

Standard Company Responsibilities

  • Take responsibility for understanding the Standard Operating Procedures and how they are applied to the role.
  • Adhere to Health and Safety requirements at all times.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory bodies requirements.
  • There is a responsibility on all employees to bring to the attention of their manager any issues that could potentially affect the business, regardless of how small they may seem at the time.
  • All duties within this job description should be carried out in line with any Company policies and procedures in place at the time.


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