Test & Assembly Technician in Christchurch at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 6/29/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Opportunity | Test & Assembly Technician

As a Test & Assembly Technician you could work on Air Data Computer technology and Ice Detector technology This includes the latest specification Flight recorders, the world's highest specification pressure sensors that operate in an aircraft environment, and working with products that deliver data to other aircraft system including pilot instruments, autopilots, flight management systems and many others.

Looking at process instructions and technical drawings you will test and repair these products and customer returns. Looking at test schedules and quality management systems to solve individual issues and develop a fix.

Your Challenge

  • Fault find to sub-assembly level and evaluate repair actions needed

  • Understanding blueprints and technical drawings

  • Using a variety of hand tools, fixtures and specialized tooling to assemble the products

  • Test the product repair using a variety of testing equipment as required

  • Meet or exceed annual targets.

Your Expertise

  • At least 4 years experience in a problem solving engineering environment

  • Have a strong understanding of the importance of quality and compliance on a product

  • Familiar with electronic measurement equipment for both analog and digital product


  • Competitive salary

  • 25 days annual leave

  • Silver accreditation against Investors in People

  • Free parking

  • Wellbeing focused culture

  • Summer & Winter social events

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the UK/EU.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.