Supportability Engineer / ILS Engineer – Availability, Reliability & Maintainability (ARM)

  • Job Reference: N6030-417A
  • Date Posted: 25 September 2017
  • Location: Wimborne
  • 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

Supportability Engineer / ILS Engineer – Availability, Reliability & Maintainability (ARM)

Aircraft Systems & Maintenance, Airframe, Fuel Systems

 

Our client is a global aerospace/defence company, they are looking for a ILS / Supportability Engineer. The function of the Supportability Engineer is to develop and maintain the highest level of operational effectiveness and availability of their equipment in-service within acceptable cost of ownership.  They are looking for an individual who can assist in influencing support requirements and the sustainment of equipment capability from development through its service life, so that performance and supportability characteristics can be achieved. The successful applicant will be thoroughly familiar with ILS, Availability, Reliability and Maintainability techniques and will advise on methods for achieving Supportability aims.

 

The role would suit an individual who is educated to HNC/HND/Degree level in an engineering discipline or has broad practical and theoretical engineering experience. Knowledge of Through Life Support contracting is considered essential and the candidate will need to demonstrate experience of working in a Supportability discipline. 

 

As a ILS / Supportability Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Computer literate.

Knowledge of engineering drawings.

Knowledge of defence standards for supportability, 00-60, 00-600 and related specifications ASD S1000D for technical publications and S2000M for provisioning and spares management.

Experience of engineering systems and maintenance would be an advantage.

Verbal and written communications abilities will be necessary.

Practical application of FMEA/FMECA and Reliability Predictions and Cases is highly desirable.

Knowledge of ILS principles is highly desirable and experience in the use of ILS techniques would be advantageous. 

Experience of supportability analysis and performance based logistic support contracting would be advantageous.

 

As a ILS / Supportability Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Availability, Reliability & Maintainability (ARM).

Supportability Analysis Assistance as required in Reliability analyses on mechanical and electrical products through Reliability Predictions, FMEA and other techniques.

To provide Engineering reports on the results of the techniques listed above.

To assist with the definition and development of product support engineering capability, as required by performance based logistic support contracts.

To co-operate with management to meet the employer’s legal duties and take reasonable care of their own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by their acts or omissions.

 

Keywords:  ILS, Supportability, Availability, Reliability & Maintainability, ARM,  Aerospace, Aviation, FMEA, Defence, FMECA, Airframe, Fuel Systems.

 

Supportability Engineer / ILS Engineer – Availability, Reliability & Maintainability (ARM)

Salary:  Competitive, flexi time, excellent large company benefits

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset