Manufacturer - Rotary Tester


Manufacturer - Rotary Tester


Safran, Pitstone, Buckinghamshire

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 3c5928a60a8e473d895da17c6dd4b12c

Full Job Description

As a Rotary Tester at Safran Electrical & Power you will test a range of electrical power generators and electrical starters for use on aircraft to prove they conform to drawings and engineering requirements to enable products to be released to our customers to fulfil their orders.

The Role

  • Test products on time and in line with quality standards.

  • Operate machinery in accordance with standard operating procedures.

  • Follow and apply health and safety processes onsite.

  • Identify constraints in production flow and any line stoppages.

  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement to work area and processes.

  • Work as a team member to increase team performance / productivity and support the development of new team members.

    We are looking for candidates with a range of skills and experience, but we're also keen to help people grow and develop in this role. If you have some or all of the following, we'd love to hear from you:

  • Experience of using automatic test equipment (ATE) and manual test equipment including electrical and hydraulic functions

  • Experience of using dielectric insulation equipment such as AC & DC Insulation test equipment

  • Able to use and understand electronic measuring equipment such as DVM's, oscilloscopes and vibration monitoring equipment

  • Ability to lift equipment/generators up to 25kg

  • Ability to read Engineering Drawings, Engineering Layouts and related documentation

  • A good level of literacy and numeracy

  • Good IT literacy and a working knowledge of PC operations (i.e. Windows, Windows Explorer, excel, pdf's)

    At Safran Electrical & Power, we recognise that aviation needs to innovate and change in order to protect our environment. We believe that future aircraft power systems will be hybridelectric or full-electric, which is why we are working to develop and deliver advanced electrical solutions to help decarbonise flight. In addition to supporting the next generation of traditional aircraft, we are also working to support new VTol (Vertical Take-off and landing) products, light jets and urban mobility solutions that will revolutionise the way we fly. If you want to help deliver this future, we are looking for enthusiastic and creative people to join our team.

  • The UK Safran Electrical & Power team has expertise in designing and developing electrical systems comprising generators, power conversion, distribution and control, with developing expertise in electric motors for aircraft propulsion.

    Complementary Description

    Get involved:

    We also have a number of groups and forums onsite that you can get involved with, including Women at Safran, STEM ambassadors, Employee Forum, charity partnerships and wellbeing programme.

    Our Wellbeing Programme in Pitstone aims to place employee wellbeing at the heart of our business, and we integrate it with all that we do. The programme is made up of four wellbeing committees; Healthy Minds, Physical, Social & Financial. Our enhanced family friendly policies

    re-enforce our commitment to providing a workplace that is both diverse and inclusive.

    £31,794 per annum + 14.5% shift premium

    Benefits: 5% Bonus, Excellent Pension, 33 Days Holiday, Dental, High street discounts, Workplace nursery scheme, Midday finish on Fridays, Enhanced family friendly policies, Wellbeing programme, Employee assistance programme including health and finance, Onsite subsidised canteen

    Shift Pattern

    Week 1:

    Monday to Thursday: 6.00am to 2.00pm

    Friday: 6.00am to 11.00am

    Week 2:

    Monday to Thursday: 2.00pm to 10.00pm

    Friday: 11.00am to 4.00pm

    This shift pattern attracts a 14.5% shift premium on basic salary above.

    Skills: ATE, Digital Voltmeters, Oscilloscopes, Bench Test Equipment, Manual testing.