Workshop Assistant


    Travail Employment Group

    Workshop Assistant

    Up to 25,000, Burgess Hill outskirts (own transport required), Monday to Friday 8am – 4:30pm, 25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays, pension, parking

    The Role

    Due to fantastic growth in recent years, we are delighted to partner with a wonderful business in the aviation sector in their search for a Workshop Assistant to join their skilled team. Working alongside a number of Mechanical Technicians, your role will be to undertake the disassembly, refurbishment and reassembly of aircraft wheels and brakes.

    • Full disassembly of aircraft wheels.
    • Initial test and disassemble of aircraft brakes
    • Dismounting of aircraft tyres from wheels
    • Technical cleaning of all wheel and brake components with the use of workshop machinery.
    • Operation of the paint removal machines.
    • Reassembly of wheels, mounting of aircraft tyres including torquing, inflation, and pressure testing.
    • Reassembly of brake units, function testing and fault isolation.
    • Reading and understanding of component maintenance manuals and following technical instructions.


    To be successful in the role of Workshop Assistant you will have good mechanical skills and competency with hand tools developed through your previous work experience or through your personal interests. The role can be physically demanding, so a level of physical fitness is also necessary. You will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with the ability to follow process and instructions. Due to the location of the position, you will require your own transport.

    Company Information

    Our client are a long-established business with a solid reputation within the aviation maintenance sector. They strive and focus on creating a workplace environment where their workshop employees are cross trained. This means you will be trained and working in multiple areas, allowing variation in your working week. Creating opportunities for collaboration and engagement with different departments. Their aim is that this will create job enrichment, personal development, and salary progression.


    Up to 25,000

    Burgess Hill outskirts (own transport required)

    Monday to Friday 8am – 4:30pm

    25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays



    Training and Development Opportunity

    Travail Employment Group is operating as an Employment Agency. Once you click to apply for this job your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group. If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within 7 days you have unfortunately not been successful on this occasion.