Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Aerospace - Fleet Support Team

  • Job Reference: N6030-674A
  • Date Posted: 8 May 2018
  • Location: Christchurch
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email: info@gregory-martin.com
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Aerospace - Fleet Support Team

 

Our client is a highly successful global aerospace company. They are currently looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Fleet Support to be responsible for the running of the design repair team in providing timely design, repair and obsolescence issues solutions in support of the company fleet of Falcon 20 aircraft and missions equipment to ensure the aircraft and missions equipment are available to the flying operations of the company in order to meet customer demands. 

This role is based at Bournemouth International Airport, Christchurch, Dorset.

 

As Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Fleet Support your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Familiarity with aircraft major and minor structural repairs, SRM techniques and preparation of design documentation in support of the repair or modification.

Sound knowledge of Mechanical Design and Computer Aided Design (CATIA v5).

Strong teamwork skills and a track record of delivering to a programme.

Sound Knowledge of regulatory requirements related to Design.

HNC/Foundation Degree or Degree in Aeronautical or Mechanical Engineering.

Preferably a CVE signatory.

Ideally the candidate will have experience of aircraft repairs within an airline/fleet environment and be able to assess the extent of work to provide design estimates and provide advice to base, line maintenance and CAMO on structural damage issues.

 

As Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Fleet Support your main responsibilities will involve:

Evaluate, prepare and propose fully engineered aircraft structural repair schemes in conjunction with aircraft manufacturers Structural Repair Manual (SRM) and/or component manufacturers repair manual in a timely manner.

Advise and assist maintenance staff during the implementation of structural repairs.

Evaluate, prepare and propose fully engineered aircraft modification and obsolescence solutions.

Assist Engineering Control in the liaison with the aircraft OEM for repairs outside of the scope of approval.

Responsible for the total mechanical design elements of a task or project.

Liaison with customer, interfacing sections, departments as briefed.

Instigate and attend design review meetings and to attend planning meetings and contract progress meetings as required.

Supervise and motivate staff assigned to the task or project with particular reference to compliance with all procedures and standards.

Liaison with equipment suppliers and sub-contractors

 

Keywords:  CATIA v5, Design, Aerospace, Mechanical, CAMO, CVE Signatory, Aeronautical, Obsolescence, Design Repair, Aircraft, Aircraft Structural Repair.

 

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Aerospace - Fleet Support Team

Salary:  Competitive, plus large company benefits

Location:  Bournemouth Airport, Dorset