Date posted: 05 Aug 2022

An interesting opportunity has arisen for a Repairs Technician to join Chelton and undertake repairs on a variety of Chelton products. 

This is a permanent role, working 39 hours per week, based at our offices in Marlow, Buckinghamshire. SL7. There is a regulatory requirement for applicants to have six months experience working within aerospace. 


  • Conduct planned and preventative maintenance, disassembly and repairs.
  • Assist Repairs Manager coordinating resources.
  • Ensure repair work is completed in a timely manner.
  • Work to safety, health and environmental (SHE) best practices.
  • Highlight improvements to repair work instructions.
  • Identify repair delays or issues to Repairs Manager and assist with resolution.
  • Ensure repairs are completed on time.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent hand soldering skills; to IPC 610 standards.
  • Basic understanding of engineering drawings.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Basic IT skills.
  • Great team player. 
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Problem solver.
  • Experience of working with small components would be beneficial.


  • Competitive salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Private medical insurance
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays, with the opportunity to buy and sell leave
  • Pension contribution matched up to 8%
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Flexible benefits scheme 

About Chelton

Chelton is a global leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of advanced aerospace and defence systems for platforms operating in the air, on land and at sea. With a portfolio spanning Antennas, Avionics and Land, we’ve been securing success in demanding environments since 1947 – one of the longest tenures in the aerospace and defence industry.

From aerospace and defence communications through to navigation and electronic warfare, everything we do is driven by the people behind the products. Our top-level talent combines ground breaking technical capabilities with a matched drive and persistence to offer our customers a competitive edge with exciting new technology.

If you’re looking to leave your mark on the world, why not choose the exhilarating world of aerospace and defence and better yet, join Chelton for your chance to innovate, create and excite.