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Job Description

NDT Technician

Your daily tasks & responsibilities

  • Utilize NDT methods (Penetrant Testing, Magnetic Particle Inspection, Thermography, Ultrasonic Testing, and Eddy Current Testing) to ensure the airworthiness of critical aircraft structures, parts, and components across a wide range of models (Boeing, Airbus, Gulfstream, Bombardier, Pilatus) in both base and line maintenance environments, adhering to approved procedures.
  • Prepare test surfaces, operate NDT equipment, interpret test results to identify defects, and maintain accurate documentation for all NDT activities related to aircraft wheels.
  • Assist maintenance personnel with required repairs and certification of aircraft wheels as needed.
  • Conduct daily, monthly, quarterly, and annual performance checks of Liquid Penetrant, Magnetic Particle, Ultrasonic, Thermography and Eddy Current inspection systems.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work safely at heights and in confined spaces (fuel tanks), following all established safety procedures.
  • Utilize strong Excel skills to develop detailed reports with corrosion data analysis and visualizations.
  • Employ a range of mechanical measuring instruments (calipers, depth gauges, micrometers, filler gauges, and microscopes) to verify dimensions and assess corrosion severity on aircraft components.
  • Carry out and report time-consuming and complex measurement jobs patiently, meticulously, and within the determined timeframe, in accordance with established procedures.
  • Adhere to all safety regulations and procedures specific to both NDT and aircraft maintenance.
  • Fulfill other duties assigned by the supervisor, such as cleaning NDT equipment and the workshop, and managing inventory control.

The expertise you have & skills you bring

  • Possess a valid EN 4179 Level 2 NDT certification for PT, MT, TT, UT, and ET methods.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as an NDT technician in an EASA Part 145 aerospace environment. Experience working on Boeing and Airbus aircraft is preferred.
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of NDT principles and theories as they apply to aircraft components.
  • Experience with composite inspection, bond testing, and Phased array UT is a plus.
  • Possess excellent attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, working independently and collaboratively as needed.
  • Fluency in written and verbal English is required.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential for effective collaboration.
  • Working knowledge of aircraft maintenance procedures is preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel with strong data analysis skills.
  • Familiarity with and ability to use various mechanical measuring instruments.
  • Ability to pass a vision exam as per EN 4179 and distinguish colors used in NDT processes.

What we offer you (among other things)

  • Working in an owner-managed, young and dynamic company with hands-on mentality
  • Multifaceted, challenging and responsible position within an exclusive environment
  • Attractive employment conditions and social benefits like 5 weeks of holidays (6 weeks as of 50 years)
  • Free on-site English lessons and individual further training and development opportunities
  • Subsidised meals in our canteen, as well as parking spaces (or free shuttle bus transports) and other employee discounts (Fleets, Bars & Restaurants etc.)
  • In case of relocation: application for work permits through us / support with relocation
  • Corporate events like our famous annual Christmas Party and the summer BBQ

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