Careers

Rotable Repairs has multiple exciting opportunities based at its facility just east of London in Essex. The following positions are immediately available to be filled;

Logistics Manager
Wheel & Brake Technicians

Logistics Manager

Summary:

This role is accountable for the management of the logistics service performance and delivery across the business. As a core member of the logistics team, this role will work hand in hand with our internal departments and the wider supply chain to provide on time and in full high-quality service.

Responsibilities:

• Oversee and organise staff in Goods In and Dispatch Department
• Ensure cross training, coverage and housekeeping across departments
• Schedule UK transport using company and third party transport.
• Look after and maintain company vehicles.
• Organise International Transport by Road, Sea & Air
• Liaise with shipping companies on different prices and rates
• Arrange shipping in line with internal requests
• Track inbound shipments and update relevant departments with AWB information
• Work with internal Rotable Repairs dispatch team to create shipping & customs paperwork
• Support Purchasing, Customer Support & Sales with freight reports
• Understand the business requirements for international customs and excise
• Understand and manage customs clearance instructions.
• Responsible for our forward goods store in Heathrow
• Liaise with our forward goods store supplier
• Understand the operation and input requirements of our third party SAP system
• Arranging facility coverage in and out of hours

Ideal Candidate:

• Good, confident leadership skills essential.
• Aviation experience preferred but not essential
• A high level of literacy and numeracy required.
• Excellent attention to detail.
• Ability to employ staff and carry out annual appraisals
• Managing and providing performance data
• Manage processes for warranties and / or customer complaints
• SAP Experience preferred but not essential
• Quantum Experience preferred but not essential
• Must be able to work well both in a team environment and independently.
• Must possess confidence, positive attitude and strong work ethic and drive to succeed whilst impressing this on your staff.
• Be able to challenge any behaviour that does not meet the standards required
• Able to manage time effectively and delegate responsibilities.
• Excellent communication, listening and persuasion skills.
• Able to think creatively and independently and resolve issues, offer solutions and implement processes to improve productivity.
• Experience with Microsoft Office suite of products essential
• Knowledge of SAP and Quantum ERP desired.
• People management experience and skills

Wheel & Brake Technicians

Job Purpose

To support the company’s repair activities across the business. This is a key mechanical role to the business repairing and overhauling aircraft wheels and brakes to be released into service all parts will be identified and controlled by querying the work orders and various computer systems at your disposal to determine work scope.

Job Requirements

• Read and understand work instructions, maintenance manuals, and customer specification requirements.
• Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of process operating procedures paperwork and parts control
• Understand and carry out inspection of component and structural aircraft wheel & brake parts
• Preassembly inspection and assembly of aircraft wheel hub
• Mounting of aircraft tyres
• Disassembly and cleaning of aircraft brake components
• Operation of steel shot blast machine
• Operations of media blast machine
• Pressure testing aircraft brake assemblies
• Know and understand risk assessments associated with task, including any Task Risk Assessment or CoSHH Assessment referenced in the work instruction.
• Works accurately and efficiently on individual assignments or as an active team member.

Skills & Qualifications

• English and Math GCSE or equivalent with 3 or more years related field in a high production, fast-paced environment.
• General knowledge of precision measuring tools with skills
• Prior work experience in hydraulics or pneumatics
• Electrical or Electronic experience, an advantage in new aircraft brake technologies.
• Knowledge and experience with personal computer systems.

All jobs require:

• Ability to work hard in a fast-paced, busy environment
• Have the ability to work under pressure
• A willingness to learn quickly and a ‘can do’ attitude are also essential
• Must be able to work well both in a team environment and independently
• Must possess confidence, positive attitude, strong work ethic, and drive to succeed
• Able to manage time effectively
• Current eligibility to work in the UK

If you are interested in working with us, please send your CV to

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