Aerospace Ground Equipment Mechanic

CountryUnited Kingdom
Discipline Vehicle Maintenance
Reference1101
Work SiteFairford
Contact NameOlivia Ward

Job description

M&E Global is a defence contractor undertaking services on complex military equipment and aircraft for UK and US contractors. We have a fantastic opportunity for an Aerospace Ground Equipment Mechanic to join our team.

The Role
Based in Fairford, UK you’ll get to work alongside our dedicated workforce on a UK Military base.

Prior Aerospace Ground Equipment maintenance experience will be required, although additional training will be provided on site.


This role is a fantastic chance for you to further develop your skills as an Aerospace Ground Equipment Mechanic, working on a diverse range of military equipment in an exciting environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Repairs and maintains assigned United States Air Force (USAF) Support Equipment (SE).
  • Performs routine and extended maintenance on Aerospace Ground Equipment (AGE) units
  • Inspects, repairs, and maintains assigned support equipment, using the applicable maintenance instructions and related technical data.
  • Performs corrective maintenance on all SE and AGE equipment.
  • Monitors bench stock items and requests items as needed
  • Detects and treats corrosion on assigned SE and AGE.
  • Enters required data on maintenance forms manual or automated.
  • Changes oil and lubricates units on a scheduled basis.
  • Files work sheets for maintenance accomplished on all units with department manager.
  • Maintains hand and power tools in accordance with applicable directives.
  • Performs emergency maintenance as required outside normal duty hours.
Deployment Package and Additional Benefits
Our recruitment team will be happy to discuss the deployment package and additional benefits in more detail. Here is a general outline*:
  • Extremely competitive rates of pay.
  • Working hours Monday to Friday.
  • Progression and opportunities for promotion. 
  • Holiday entitlement + bank holidays.
  • Training given to enhance your skill set.
Do you know someone who would be suitable for this role? We offer a referral fee of £200 for anyone you refer to this contract that we hire. They must be a new referral, previously unknown to us and complete 12 weeks work on contract.

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*Please note, the deployment package varies from role to role and will depend on your current circumstances