Mechanical Technician

BAE Systems UK

Location: Monmouthshire

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Mechanical Technician

Location: Glascoed, South Wales

Site based.

Salary: Competitive, depending on skills and experience

What you’ll be doing:

    Ensuring daily workloads are achieved

      Ensuring all relevant documentation is maintained correctly

        Ensuring tasks are carried out in accordance with SHE policies, with applicable safe system of work in place

          Fault-finding and repairing plant and equipment, in a safe and timely manner

            Continuous Improvement activities

              Participating in Energy reduction campaigns as required

              Your skills and experiences:


                Time Served Apprenticeship (Mechanical) via an approved body or organisation.

                  Proven experience working on a manufacturing/production site, supporting with fault-finding and continuous improvement

                    Good computer literacy

                      Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of safety systems, risk assessments and permit systems


                        Experience working in hazardous areas including ATEX

                          Knowledge of SAP


                            You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual leave incentive.

                            The Engineering Services team:

                            Working with a highly experienced multi-disciplined team, on a wide range of mechanical services and production equipment where you will need to communicate effectively with stakeholders at a site level.

                            Carrying out planned and reactive maintenance activities for the site, and providing feedback and reports for tasks completed

                            Why BAE Systems?

                            This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

                            We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

                            Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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