Support Engineer Jobs in Cardiff – Wales – UK at GE Aviation

Title: Support Engineer

Company: GE Aviation

Location: Cardiff – Wales – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Electronics

Salary: Salary 28924.87 GBP Yearly GBP 28924.87 YEAR

Cardiff, United Kingdom

Business:GE AviationFunction:Engineering/TechnologyRole Summary/Purpose:The successful candidate will work within the GE Aviation Wales Engineering team in a Support Engineer capacity. The role is office based but requires a large percentage of time to be spent on the shop floor working with maintenance technicians. The scope of activities ranges broadly from providing day-to-day technical support to maintenance technicians to working long term Engineering projects as either part of a team or in an individual capacity.Essential Responsibilities:

The role will provide exposure to hardware from GE90, GP7000, CFM56 and RB211 product lines. The candidate will need to effectively work with internal and external stakeholders to deliver results.

This position will require a high level of cross-functional team working with departments outside of Engineering such as operations, planning, quality, sourcing and EH&S. Subject to business needs, this role may require shift working.

Provide day-to-day technical support to shop floor maintenance technicians

Compilation of technical documentation to support Engine and component maintenance

Compilation of local policies to meet regulatory requirements and standard operating procedures within the Engineering team.

Vetting of Engine manuals and other OEM and customer published data

Engaging in Engineering project work to reduce maintenance costs and improve Engine/component TAT using lean principles.

Implement digitization of engineering processes


MEng, BEng, MSc or BSc in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or equivalent engineering discipline.

Experience in an appropriate engineering role;

internship/trainee time is applicable

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website http://(Please contact us using the “Apply for this Job Posting” box below) Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role. Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security. Please see the link below for further details regarding the requirements for BPSS clearance https://-SM1

Desired Characteristics:

Ability to compile concise and accurate engineering documentation.

Ability to effectively interpret OEM technical publications such as engine manuals and Service Bulletins.

Ability to work effectively within a cross-functional team environment.

Strong oral and written communication skills.

Ability to plan and co-ordinate several projects/tasks simultaneously.

Strong analytical skills.

Ability to influence others.

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