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Electrical/ Avionic Skilled Production Technician

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United Kingdom

Airbus Group

The High Altitude Pseudo Satellite (HAPS) “Zephyr” is a new, award winning and state-of-the-art solar powered ultralight weight CFRP Unmanned Air Vehicle(UAV) for use in both commercial and military applications from Airbus Defence and Space.

The HAPS Operations team are responsible for the design, build, operation and maintenance of the aircraft throughout its entire lifecycle. They are experiencing phenomenal growth at the moment and, as a result, a number of new roles are being created for Skilled Manufacturing Technicians/Fitters.

The scope of this role is to manufacture to time, cost and quality the new HAPS Zephyr aircraft and associated Ground Support Equipment to fulfil the HAPS Global Business case.
Reporting into the HAPS Operations Manager, you'll join our ground breaking production team, based in Farnborough, Hampshire, UK.

This position will require a security clearance or will require being eligible for clearance by the recognized authorities.

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

• Avionic Equipment installation, wiring and system integration of UAV's platforms
• Manufacture of avionic in-house components as required
• Maintain build records
• Health and Safety process adherence and reporting
• Self Certification of work completed
• Continuous Improvement of the production system
• Contribution to Problem Solving and corrective action delivery.
• Interfacing with MRO / Spares and Repairs teams as necessary--
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