Manager - Equipment Maintenance



  Full Time   Employee

United Kingdom

Title: Manager - Equipment Maintenance

Location: GB-ENG-Swindon

Job Number: 1046623

Plan, communicate and manager scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, repair, test and calibration activities.

Ensure spares inventory levels are managed to facilitate repairs process and direct spares supply to MOD demanding units.

Supervision of workshop and test house staff.

Management/supervision of any sub-contractor maintenance activities.

Production of monthly repair/maintenance progress reports.

Attend quarterly client progress meetings and incident sentencing meetings and assist the JOFS PM and Capability managers in the preparation of minutes of meetings.

Comply with all health and safety attaining to an equipment maintenance workshop.

Additional Tasks as deemed necessary by line management



A minimum of 10 years’ experience in Airfield Ground Support Equipment (GSE), with a good knowledge of Vehicle and Refuelling Equipment Maintenance, both mechanical and electrical.

A minimum of 10 years materials management experience.

Ability to plan maintenance schedules and work packages for workshop team. Maintain equipment records and document maintenance actions.

Ability to plan Test and calibration schedules for test house team. Maintain equipment records and document maintenance actions.

Ability to Manage inventory/production system (MRP/IPMS)

Ability to liaise with Procurement dept. and suppliers

Ability to liaise directly with client management levels.

Ability to supervise a team of Maintenance/repair skilled fitters, including apprentices.

Must have the ability to work alone or part of a team to a high standard


Have a good understanding of Risk and COSHH Assessments.

Must be able to apply good Health, Safety & Environmental practices in tasks performed.

Must hold a valid Driving Licence.


Experience working on refuelling, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems.

Ability to diagnose mechanical and electrical malfunctions using test equipment and following technical manuals, drawings and circuit diagrams.

Hold a valid SC security clearance.

ISO 9000 internal auditor

Thorough Examination (LOLER) Certified.

Experience working on Aircraft and Diesel Refuel Trucks.

Experience with calibration of bulk fuel meters, aviation hose and refueller tank testing (ADR).

Job: Engineering/Technical - Mechanical

To apply for this job, contact:
RJ Maggard

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