Technical Administrator

  • Job Reference: 1225322576-2
  • Date Posted: 1 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Advantage Resourcing
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £24.19 Per Hour
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

World Class Defence Organisation based in Bolton is currently looking to recruit a Technical Administrator subcontractor on an initial 12 month contract.

This role would suit a candidate who comes from a strong Project Coordinator or Project Officer or Project Assistant or Technical Administrator background.

  • Role is focused on supporting the ESS team with admin duties
  • Dealing with external contractors - Risk assessments, booking with security and reception etc.
  • SAP Experience would be beneficial but not essential - happy to train applicants on this providing they have a decent level of IT experience.
  • A General interest in engineering would be helpful but not essential.

Contract Duration: 12 Months initially and then ongoing.

Hourly Rate: 24.19ph (Umbrella)

Technical Administrator Job Description:

The ESS (Environmental Stress Screening) & Mechanical Team is responsible for the commissioning and day-to-day support of environmental and mechanical test facilities within our state of the art manufacturing facility in Bolton. An opportunity has arisen for a technical administrator to join the ESS Team, providing varied administrative support to the environmental and mechanical engineers within the team.

  • Good understanding of configuration control and asset management principles and systems.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • MS Office - Proficient in using Word, Excel and PowerPoint to generate technical material.
  • Supportive, helpful approach and a calm and professional manner, even when under pressure or requirements are changed at the last minute.
  • An awareness of budgetary management would be useful.
  • Knowledge of SAP would be advantageous but not essential.

The Role:

Providing technical administration support to the ESS & Mechanical Team to ensure programmes are met to agreed time, cost and quality requirements.

  • Updating and controlling company equipment records, including archiving and transfer activities.
  • Carrying out costing activities alongside ESS engineers.
  • Supporting the ESS & Mechanical team by generating and updating technical documentation such as calibration specifications and proving documents.
  • Processing of facility documentation including configuration control and external visitor paperwork.
  • Liaising with Design and Manufacturing Engineering on equipment documentation issues.
  • Assisting in periodic competency monitoring checks on engineering certification documentation.
  • Raising and processing purchase requisitions to assist engineers in the procurement of items to support engineering activities.