Mechanical Engineer – Fluid Systems Engineering – Aerospace

  • Job Reference: N6030-297A
  • Date Posted: 8 January 2018
  • Location: Wimborne
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer – Fluid Systems Engineering – Aerospace


A member of the Fluid Systems Engineering team. Provides technical and management support to delivery of fuel & hydraulic system products such as valves, pumps and pipe systems. Includes preparation of documentation such as Specifications, Test Procedures, Test Reports and Verification Reports. Manages allocated projects through design, development and qualification. Supports FAA conformity inspections. 


The business is looking for

Aerospace components background ideally. Knowledge of fuel, hydraulic, valves, pumps, pipe, actuators systems, brakes, hose movement systems, cables. Developing products, Design systems, Requirements, Qualification / validation background


Key competencies:  Mechanical Engineer – Fluid Systems Engineering

A strong understanding of fluid & mechanical engineering in the context of aerospace systems.

 Understanding of the operation and maintenance of military or civil aircraft, particularly large transport types.

Understanding of military & civil aircraft airworthiness and certification.     

Experience of liaison with customers and suppliers.

Good written and oral communications skills.

Experience of the management of aerospace development projects.

Understanding of systems engineering methods.

An analytical approach to problem solving.

Degree in Engineering related subject or equivalent experience.


Keywords:  Mechanical Engineer, Design, Fluid Systems, Fuel, Aerospace Components, Hydraulic, Pumps, Valves, Verification, Airworthiness, Actuator, Hose Movement, Brakes, Cables.


Mechanical Engineer – Fluid Systems Engineering – Aerospace

Salary:  Competitive, excellent benefits, flexi time

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset