Aug 09, 2022

Service Technician Providence, RI, United States | req569

  • Survitec Group Ltd
  • Providence, RI
Full-Time Defense Facilities General Labor Installation - Maint - Repair Manufacturing Other Skilled Labor Supply Chain

Job Description


Vacancy Title: Service Technician

Vacancy Location: Rhode Island

Engagement Type: Permanent, Full Time

Your Company

Survitec are the world’s largest survival technology provider. For over 166 years, we have been protecting lives in the air, on land and at sea, through the design, manufacture, and servicing of Survival Technology.

Today, we are a global community of 3,000 professionals with presence in 96 countries partnering with our customers to provide innovative solutions that reduce risk and help keep you safe.

That's why the world's leading maritime, defence & government, energy and aerospace organisations trust us when it matters most and why we have been awarded the Silver Award by the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme

Your New Role

Are you a dedicated and energetic Service Technician? Looking for a fresh and exciting challenge to work within the survival technology/aerospace industry? Survitec has the perfect role for you...

Reporting into the Lead Service Technician, you will join an established team of service technicians  who are dedicated to delivering excellence in all safety servicing activity for the full range of Survitec safety solutions, through the relentless pursuit of improvement to process, systems, data, standardisation of work and continuous improvement practices.

This role is extremely varied but focusses on delivering Survitec’s high standard work to maintain and uphold right first time and operational efficiency.

What You Can Expect from the Role

Key Responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • You will manage stock levels at Heliport sites; carry out daily quality checks on suits to ensure they are in full working order before issue; record issues and return of stock items using Survitec systems, ensuring all Survitec assets are logged and tracked appropriately, reporting any missing items
  • Issue survival suits and equipment to flight crew, ensuring a correct fit every time and that equipment is worn correctly by every user
  • Provide safety briefing to users of Survitec equipment, providing expert support and guidance to ensure all equipment is worn and operated correctly
  • Return used suits for cleaning, inspection and repair
  • Prepare flight paperwork to Survitec and regulatory standard and process
  • Liaise with customers and stakeholders both internal and external in workshop and offshore
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of Survitec policies and procedures and of relevant regulatory codes and codes of conduct to ensure own work adheres to those standards

You will have the opportunity to develop in your role and feel proud of the work you do. Working at Survitec is fast paced, challenging and incredibly rewarding. This is not just another job; this is your career.

The Experience, Qualifications and Skills You Will Have

Essential Criteria

  • Educated to High School level, with 4 GCSEs or equivalent
  • 1 – 3 years of job-related experienced enables the practitioner to operate unsupervised and at fully competent level in a minimum of one Survitec service product line

Why You Should Work for Us

  • Health, Dental, Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance Cover
  • Retirement Benefit
  • Bi-weekly Pay Date
  • 10 fully paid statutory holidays
  • Up to 80-160 hours annual leave (Depending on length of service)

How to Apply

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If you would like more information regarding this role before applying, please feel free to reach out to us via Linked In or via [email protected]

Survitec is an equal opportunities employer. Our diverse global workforce protects lives, every single day. We are committed to cultivating an inclusive culture where our people feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Because, to provide service and excellence to our customers we must mirror their diversity. But more importantly because it is the right thing to do.



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