Rolls-Royce, a world-leading provider of power systems and services for use on land, at sea and in the air, operates in four global markets - civil aerospace, defense aerospace, marine and energy. We continue to invest in core technologies, products, people and capabilities with the objective of broadening and strengthening the product portfolio, improving efficiency and enhancing the environmental performance of its products.
Rolls-Royce is looking to recruit Facility Technicians / Test & Measurement
into Experimental Operations - Civil Aerospace. The Rolls-Royce Stennis Outdoor Test Facility is located on NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center Mississippi, just outside the city of New Orleans, LA. The Rolls-Royce Stennis Outdoor Test Facility is capable of testing Rolls-Royce gas turbine engines: large, small, and military. The Rolls-Royce Stennis Outdoor Test Facility is the only Rolls-Royce site capable of performing special tests such as fan flutter and noise testing. The current capability is being expanded to include a second test stand.
The desirable candidate for the position of Facility Technician / Test & Measurement
will have a broad background including a minimum of 2yrs technical degree and a minimum of 5yrs industrial maintenance experience in a facility maintenance environment with mechanical systems, electrical systems, measurement equipment, hydraulics, system calibration and computer based systems. The preferred candidate will have a varied background and be results driven.
The position of Facility Technician / Test & Measurement
will work as part of the T&M Facility team and work under the direction of a T&M Facility Leader.
Preparation of the test facility to support engine test operations including preventative maintenance tasks.
Preparation of the test facility and supporting equipment in accordance with scheduled instructions, making necessary repairs/adjustments as necessary.
Operation of special test equipment.
Carrying out system calibrations and be responsible for removing facility sensors for calibration.
Troubleshoot/fault finding all systems involved with the facility.
Gather and report system status and maintenance requirements.
Support the test operations with any reactive requirements to facility hardware issues.
You will understand how to maintain a clean and safe environment in the workplace and how to work to set deadlines to achieve performance and program targets.
You will participate in the continual review and improvement process for the business to identify best practice and contribute on our Journey to Process Excellence program.
You must be able to work for written instructions as well as read and understand technical drawings and manuals.
You must have an understanding of the use of basic calibration and measurement equipment.
You will be flexible, dedicated and results focused. There may be occasional travel opportunities to support facilities around the globe.
You will be presentable and have a professional attitude, with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels.
You will be self-motivated, with the ability to work on your own initiative or as part of a team.
Rolls-Royce has a broad customer base comprising 600 airlines, 4,000 corporate and utility aircraft and helicopter operators, 160 armed forces, more than 2,000 marine customers including 70 navies, and energy customers in 120 countries. Rolls-Royce is a technology leader, employing 38,000 people in offices, manufacturing and service facilities in 50 countries. Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly Environment. Rolls Royce is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and a barrier-free employment process.
Qualifications and experience
in an area such as Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Calibration, Hydraulics or Aerospace Engineering; along with degree must have a minimum of 5 years of industrial work experience
- Must have an associates degree
In lieu of degree must have a minimum of 7 years working as a maintenance/fitter within a comparable industry (gas turbine or aerospace)
Rolls-Royce plc is a global company providing power on land, sea, and air. The company has established leading positions in civil aerospace,...