Technician Uk Visa Sponsorship Available

May 2, 2024
£38 - £44 / year

Job Description


Job Description.

Function: R&O facility.

Job Family: Shop Operations.

Job type: NDT Technician.


Role summary

The NDT Technician will be in charge of evaluating the quality of Composite Propeller Blades and Bearing Assembly, Hub LRU complete break down, and various OE and R&O components made at Dowty Propellers utilising ultrasonic, penetrant, and eddy current methods.

Essential responsibilities

  • A variety of ultrasonic and radiographic test procedures are used to inspect composite propeller blades during production.
  • Complete checks utilising hand-held ultrasonic probes and mechanised inspection equipment in a production environment.
  • Apply testing criteria in accordance with relevant specifications/standards, and analyse outcomes.
  • Document all results and findings.
  • Raise any suspicious faults, issues, or uncertainties with the NDT cell leader immediately.
  • Collaborate closely with Design Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, and NDT Level III personnel to review problems and findings.
  • Maintain compliance with all company and statutory processes, specifications, and standards, including prescribed recording and reporting methods.
  • Collaborate with other NDT team members to share workload based on production throughput and priorities.



  • Good communication and writing skills.
  • Good mathematics skills.
  • Prior experience with ultrasonic inspection of composites


Desired characteristics:

  • Prior experience with ultrasonic inspection of composites
  • Good team player that takes an inclusive approach.
  • Able to work on their own initiative.
  • Outstanding integrity.
  • Capable of multitasking and dealing with a variety of workloads.
  • Flexible and eager to help in other areas if necessary.

Flexible Working

GE Aviation supports and encourages flexible working arrangements whenever possible, and understands the benefits of a healthy work-life balance for employees.

Total Reward.

At GE Aviation, we recognise the importance of Total Reward. Our flexible benefits plan, FlexChoice, allows you freedom, choice, and flexibility in how you receive your benefits while also allowing you to save money where possible.

As a new GE employee, we are glad to be able to offer you the following as default in your benefit fund, which you can then adjust to meet your unique needs;

  • Non-contributory Pension.
  • Life Assurance
  • Income protection for the entire group
  • Private medical coverage.
  • Holiday Hourly equivalent of 26 days, with the flexibility to buy or sell.

Security Clearance

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is necessary and must be maintained for this position. Please keep in mind that if you are unable to receive BPSS clearance, you may be ineligible for the position, and any offer of employment may be rescinded for national security reasons. Please visit the link below for further information on the requirements for BPSS clearance. BPSS

Right to Work.

applicants from job seekers requiring sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be reviewed alongside all other applicants. However, under the applicable UK immigration rules, candidates who do not currently have the right to work in the UK may be denied an appointment if a suitably qualified, experienced, and skilled candidate who does not require sponsorship is available to fill the position. For more information, please visit the UK Visas and Immigration page.

Additional Information

No relocation assistance provided.