Operations Cams Technician – E-7 (Wedgetail)

Birmingham, United Kingdom (UK), Boeing UK [00000199474]

Field(s) of expertise
Aerospace Engineering
Job type

About this job

At Boeing we are looking for highly skilled and motivated individuals to join the small Boeing team to support the Production Supplier on-site at the modification location. The modification programme is expected to take up to 5 years to complete before the aircraft transition to the Main Operating at RAF Waddington.

This position is for a Technician working with a small specialist team of 5. The CAMS Technician be part a small team working for the CAMS Lead of aircraft technicians supporting at the UK E7 production working alongside the production supplier. Working on a wider BDUK support team working directly for the E7 Production Operations Manager.

The CAMS support team will be dedicated to support the measurement and inspection requirement for the UK E7 Wedgetail aircraft production at Birmingham airport using computer aided laser metrology techniques.


  • Assembles disassembles and/or modifies systems by changing removing replacing or upgrading aerospace vehicle components to correct failures or implement changes.
  • Oversees/completes assembly disassembly or overhaul.
  • Configures aerospace vehicles and test equipment.
  • Troubleshoots complex aircraft systems to isolate mechanical faults and repair faulty components within guidelines published in authorized maintenance documents.
  • Performs validation/verification testing of systems and components.
  • Documents procedures and established processes to ensure contractual and regulatory compliance (e.g. repairs test results applicable modifications and inspection results).
  • Inspects components and verifies repairs for flight worthiness requirements.
  • Proficient computer skills, use of Microsoft Office Suite.


The successful candidates will be knowledgeable in all aspects of aircraft maintenance, modification and repair to include skill and experience in both mechanical and avionic disciplines.

Candidates will have knowledge of general aircraft maintenance and environment processes (FOD control, tool control, health & safety & COSHH).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Recent experience and training on CAMS tooling
  • Recognised apprenticeship scheme
  • Demonstrate experience in the aircraft maintenance environment (Military or Civil)
  • Certification of aircraft maintenance

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