Job Advertisement For The Position Of Sheet Metal Mechanic

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Job Description


M&E Global Resources is a defence contractor undertaking services on complex military equipment and aircraft for UK and US contractors. We have a fantastic opportunity for a Sheet Metal Mechanic to join our team.

The role
Based in Illesheim, Germany you’ll get to work alongside our dedicated workforce on a US Military base.

Prior experience as a Sheet Metal Mechanic will be required, although additional training will be provided on site.

This role is a fantastic chance for you to further develop your skills as a Sheet Metal Mechanic, working on a diverse range of equipment in an exciting environment.

Essential duties and responsibilities
To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to fulfil each of the following essential duties:

*Inspect and troubleshoot to determine cause of malfunctions; disassemble to point of trouble; adjust, repair, realign, fabricate, or replace defective components or assemblies.

*Assemble structural parts and components to meet requirements

*Perform structural repair, modification, and corrosion protection treatment with respect to original strength, weight, and contour to maintain structural integrity.

*Ability to use jigs, fixtures, forms, and mouldings.
Use metalworking equipment and tools to form, cut, bend, and fasten replacement or repair parts to damaged structures and components.

*Incorporate authorised modifications and changes.
Must have skill in reading, applying, and interpreting technical data including schematics and engineering drawings.

*Assemble repairs using special fasteners and adhesives.

*Maintain and inspect tools and equipment.
Assess damage to aircraft structural components.

*Check repairs for serviceability according to specifications and technical publications.

*Treat corrosion using mechanical and chemical procedures.

*Store, handle, and dispose of hazardous waste and materials according to environmental standards.

*Post entries and maintain maintenance and inspection records.

*Input, validate, and analyse data processed to automated systems. Clears and closes out completed maintenance discrepancies in automated maintenance systems.

*Recommend methods to improve equipment performance and maintenance procedures.

*Prepare forms and records related to aircraft maintenance.

*Perform additional duties as required.

*Perform other qualified duties as assigned.