Slide Technician

Engineering & Technical
Salary negotiable
Contract Type:

Job purpose 

  • To carry out routine inspections of aircraft safety equipment including, life rafts, escape slides and helicopter floats;
  • To follow and adhere to written procedures regarding servicing of equipment and health, safety and environmental requirements.

Duties and Standards:

  • Ensure full awareness and understanding of the risks involved in the operations undertaken; 
  • Wearing the appropriate PPE at all times;
  • Taking action to ensure your and your colleagues’ safety at all times;
  • Raising ideas for improvement and areas of concern;
  • Reporting all accidents and near misses and participate fully in any investigations;
  • Carrying out necessary repairs;
  • Performing each step of the process in a careful and safe manner;
  • Monitoring quality of own work and repairs;

NB: please note that the above duties do not represent all of the duties that the job holder may be asked and expected to undertake. He/she may be expected to undertake other tasks as long as they fall within the broad remit of the job.