Safran Landing Systems is the world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems and is at the forefront of contributing to safer, more sustainable aviation for current and future generations. We design, test, manufacture and assemble landing gear used on commercial aircraft including Airbus and Boeing, and UK military aircraft such as the Eurofighter Typhoon. Gloucester is home to the UK division and has been a leader of cutting edge landing gear technology for over 90 years, since the innovative designs of Sir George Dowty. YOU can be a part of our legacy…
Closing date 31/01/2024
We have a great opportunity for a motivated individual to become a Fitter apprentice as a part of the Apprenticeship programme within our Production department for Safran Landing Systems in Gloucester.
What will I be doing?
Your main responsibility will be:
• Working to aerospace specifications and internal processes
• The assembly and test of a range of main landing gear components to a finished product
• Completion of relevant administration.
This role will enable you to learn all stages of landing gear assembly.
You will gain an understanding of technical drawings, specifications and procedures that need to be followed to always ensure the best quality and on time delivery of all products.
Please note, post apprenticeship, this role will require to work shifts and also to potentially work overtime.
What do you need from me?
You will have a keen interest in science and engineering and be able to demonstrate a methodical and thorough approach to work.
You will possess excellent problem solving abilities. The role of apprentice will require you to be a confident communicator with strong interpersonal skills.
You will be a motivated, hardworking individual with excellent planning and organisational skills. The ability to effectively work as part of a team and on your own will be key to your success.
Successful candidates will need to have achieved 5 GCSE's Grade A-C or 4-9 including Maths and English
We want Safran Landing Systems to be a workplace where everyone feels valued, can be themselves and know they can reach their full potential. We embrace and celebrate our differences through various initiatives and support colleagues through a number of staff networks.
We're committed to building a strong, diverse workforce and making Safran Landing Systems an inclusive place to work.
‘Offers of employment will be subject to a relevant level of company security vetting, which may include a criminal record check'
Specificity of the job
Locate your future workplace
Cheltenham Road East GL2 9QH
England United Kingdom