Flight Simulator Engineer

Datasource Computer Employment
Excellent Salary!
28 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Role: Flight Simulator Engineer

Location: Lincolnshire

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: Excellent Salary!

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: SC Clearance

Flight Simulator Engineer - Permanent - Lincolnshire - Excellent Salary!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to the Site Manager for the support and maintenance of the Synthetic Training Equipment (STE).
  • To provide supervision, training and technical support to the maintenance team.
  • Responsible for the completion of any authorised modifications, drawing updates or document changes as directed by site manager.
  • Responsible for ensuring personnel on their shift adherence to Health and Safety Regulations and Quality Assurance plans within the Synthetic Training Equipment environment.
  • Responsible for the supervision of personnel on their shift and prioritising work to be carried out.
  • Required to carry out training of other team members.
  • Perform Daily Flight Servicing to ensure that Synthetic Training Equipment is available to meet the training programme.
  • Perform scheduled and corrective maintenance to ensure that Synthetic Training Equipment performance objectives are achieved.
  • When appropriate, carry out repairs to unserviceable equipment removed from the STE.
  • Liaise with the customer's on-site representatives and end-users to maintain currency with developments on the Aircraft and its operation.
  • Provide support and assistance during Post Design Services (PDS) modifications.
  • Responsible for the completion of any authorized modifications, drawing updates or document changes as directed by site manager.
  • Perform any other task which can reasonably be expected by the Simulator Site Manager.

Required Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Will hold "IOSH - Managing Safely" or be willing to obtain.
  • Demonstrable Flight Simulator experience. With the demonstrated ability to perform assigned technical electronics engineering tasks, with proven experience in a supervisory or team lead role.
  • Ability to interpret schematics, drawings and electrical wire diagrams.
  • Solid understanding of both digital and analogue electronic theories.
  • Able to calibrate, install, maintain, repair, and test flight simulator(s) and associated support equipment.
  • Knowledgeable and accomplished in the use of personal computers; to include Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent Communication and Technical writing skills are a must.
  • Able to work flexible shifts that include nights and weekends as required.
  • Requires ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance.
  • Will involve some international travel.

Desired Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience in Distributed Training and Mission Rehearsal operations.
  • Experience with Image Generators and Main Frame Computers.
  • Experience with aircrew training devices (flight simulators).
  • Experience with live, virtual, constructive training.
  • Qualified in soldering techniques.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced with the use of test equipment; to include Oscilloscopes, Signal Generators, Strip chart recorders, Logic Analyzers, Frequency Analyzers, and DVM's.

You will be required to hold a minimum of SC security clearance. If you do not hold an active SC clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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