Calibration Technician

Job Type: 
United Kingdom


  • To provide effective calibration/maintenance support in a cost effective and timely manner.


  • Carry out agreed planned calibration/maintenance programme as requested.
  • Respond promptly to internal requests for calibration/maintenance support and take appropriate action to resolve.
  • Metrology-provide an effective calibration/maintenance support system for instruments, tooling and test equipment.
  • Systems Calibration- provide a service for calibration appertaining to test beds, accessory test rigs and associated items.
  • Ensure that when carrying out any task that “the job is safe to start” e.g. switching off, isolations, lock out/tag out, relevant permits are in place. If in doubt contact your relevant Team Leader/Co-ordinator.
  • Obtain relevant perceived electrical fault information from the local area Team Leader/Operator and liaise with Facilities Team Leader for competent external contractor support.
  • Provide advice and support to Programme teams on calibration/maintenance issues.
  • Co-ordinate and monitor workload of external contractors whilst on site.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement processes, in working practices and team efficiency.
  • Maintain an auditable records system and produce measures as required.
  • Adhere to Health and Safety requirements and regulations
  • Adhere to the Company Information and Protection Policy (IPP)
  • Comply with statutory requirements and regulations, Company requirements and procedures
  • Carry out any other reasonable request within current competence level
  • Assist in the training of team members ensuring best practice standards are maintained
  • Self-development will be the responsibility of the post-holder. Training and development will be identified and opportunities sought to increase personal effectiveness.
  • Maintain positive working relationships with all internal and external departments
  • As part of our continuing commitment to delight our customers, we provide Out of Hours Emergency Cover. You may be required to help provide this service by participating in an Out of Hours Rota.


  • Recognised Engineering Apprenticeship
  • Level 3 Diploma in Metrology and Calibration (desirable)
  • Eye for detail
  • Thorough Methodical Approach

When you work at StandardAero, you’re not just an employee, you’re part of a vibrant company of like-minded people, all working collaboratively towards the same goals. We succeed as a team because we value the unique contributions and perspectives of all of our people, fostering a culture of collaboration and excellence. It’s a culture that promotes mutual respect and effective communications to create an environment of stability, shaping the organization and forging a successful future. Our goal is to be the best place to work, giving each and every employee the opportunity to reach their maximum potential through continuous learning and advancement opportunities, allowing all team members to exceed their potential and empower everyone’s success. StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services, including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. The company is a global enterprise that employs nearly 7,000 employees worldwide with annual revenues exceeding $4 billion. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components and energy markets. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011.StandardAero is owned by Carlyle, a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across four business segments: Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions.
Raising the Standard of Excellence since 1911With over a century of proven excellence, StandardAero has become an industry leader in MRO services and customized solutions in the aerospace field. Our shared values and learning-based culture inspire our team to exceed their potential and power our customers’ missions worldwide. With on-the-job training, advancement opportunities, and excellent benefits, StandardAero invites you to experience a fulfilling and meaningful career with us.Inclusivity Is Our StandardStandardAero offers equal employment opportunities for all. Our supportive environment celebrates diversity with no room for harassment or discrimination of any kind. We invite you to bring your authentic self to our team and experience our welcoming culture.

First posted: 
10/16/2023 1:37:23 PM

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