Mechanical Design Engineer

£40k to £55k P/A
14 Feb 2013
14 Mar 2013
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Gatwick, West Sussex.

Salary: £40k to £55k P/A

Our client an established Aviation company with contracts with UK Government, MoD support companies and numerous operators/owners to manage every aspect of aviation systems design and installation.

They are looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with a solid background within the aerospace industry, preferably with a Helicopter / Rotorcraft / Rotary Wing bias. Candidates will have gained either a good level engineering degree from an industry recognised university or possibly other relevant industry qualifications and appropriate experience.

The appointed person will lead the Mechanical Design Team, providing the mechanical content for modifications, design proposals and estimates in addition to proving check signature and compliance verification for mechanical designs and drawings.

Leadership, sound professional judgement, appreciation and understanding of the EASA Part 21J regulatory requirements and solid communication skills are key requirements. In addition, flexibility, reliability and the ability to lead and work with a small team will feature in the successful candidate’s profile.

A competitive salary is on offer, dependent on the skills and experience you can bring to the position.

Interested? Please apply via email on or contact Jamie Ali on 01329 232221