Junior NDT technician

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  • Job category: Technician
  • Contract type: Permanent contract
  • Site: Steenokkerzeel

Sabena Engineering is a leading independent and international aviation solutions provider for civil and military operators. Our capabilities cover the main aircraft types, including Airbus, Boeing, Lockheed, regional and military aircraft and rotor aircraft. With our unique and innovative solutions to both regular and complex needs, Sabena Engineering is all set to grow as a worldwide proximity partner, bringing its expertise wherever needed.

SABCA offers a full range of services to the civil, space and military aviation markets and recently expanded into the commercial Unmanned Autonomous Systems market as an integrator of aerospace-grade solutions for the industry.

Sabena Aerospace & SABCA are part of a unique industrial ecosystem in the Belgian aerospace industry which is owned by Sabena Aerospace (holding company) and by the Société Fédérale de Participations et d’Investissements (SFPI/FPIM).

Your Main Responsibilities:

  • Work in the NDT team at Brussels Airport Zaventem as a Aerospace NDT inspector.
  • Working on a variety of aircrafts ( Military and Civil aircrafts)  e.g. Airbus, Boeing , Cessna , Lockheed Martin, A400M ,F16. This in various domains like Base Maintenance, Line Maintenance)
  • Participating in a training program for an NDT method and is in the process of becoming qualified for certification directly to level 2 according to EN4179.Concerned methods are ET(Eddy current Testing) , PT (Fluorescent penetrant testing) , UT( Ultrasonic Testing), MT (magnetic particle testing).
  • All these techniques are used to detect hidden cracks, corrosion, delamination etc., on metal and composite parts, installed on the aircraft or in a workshop.
  • Formal training shall be conducted prior to, or in conjunction with , on-the -job training.
  • Have the skills and knowledge to process parts , document results and perform equipment standardization in accordance with approved work instructions.
  • Help interpret and evaluate inspection results, and communicate findings clearly to the team.
  • Assist with the calibration of different NDT testing techniques according to established procedures and quality standards.
  • Become a Component Certifying Staff after completing the training program.

Your Profile:

  • Educational background in electro mechanics/Bachelor
  • Some experience or internships in the aviation industry is a plus but not a main requirement.
  • Be able to follow work instructions.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and willingness to learn from experienced colleagues.
  • Good communication skills to effectively report findings and collaborate with the team.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to following quality procedures meticulously.
  • Drivers license B.
  • Be willing to travel to different locations in Belgium and outside Belgium.
  • Be able to work in weekends and occasional at night.
  • Be able to work on height and work with nacelles , cherry pickers etc.
  • Must be able to work in enclosed spaces.
  • Be part ( in future) of a 24h/24h AOG team
  • Strong mentality ,must be able to work under time pressure and stressful work environment.
  • Interest in aviation.
  • Interest in new technologies.

Our Offer :

  • Join the Sabena Engineering family, which is passionate about aviation and fully dedicated to its success. Within our organization, everyone contributes to our target to meet our customers’ needs, with their own expertise and their responsible behaviour.
  • Have the great opportunity to contribute with us to bringing aviation expertise wherever needed.
  • Benefit from a competitive package and develop your skillset to contribute to the company’s success.
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