Mechanical Design Engineer - UK

Location
United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
16 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer

Design of primary, secondary and tertiary airframe structures, work-stations, hard-points and other similar structural installations in metallic and composite materials for a variety of airborne platforms

Production of parts, assemblies and installation drawings using Solid Works in compliance with the Design Office Handbook (DOH) and relevant Certification Basis e.g. CS-27.

Provision of support to the avionics/electrical design engineers in matters relating to mechanical/structural design.

Provision of support to the production and installation engineers in matters relating to mechanical/structural design.

Carry out aircraft surveys to define design solutions as required.

Knowledge of, and the ability to select, appropriate mechanical/structural techniques and solutions for aerospace applications e.g. fuselage hard-points, cabin structures. (E)

Knowledge of aerospace structural manufacturing processes. (E)

Conceptual structures/mechanical design. (E)

Understanding of cockpit/cabin ergonomics. (D)

EASA Part 21 Subpart J (DOA) requirements. (D)

EASA Part 21 Subpart G (POA) requirements. (D)

Ability to work to a high and consistent level of accuracy (E)

Proficient user of Solid Works CAD (D – training can be provided)

Proficient user of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) (E)

Ability to work as part of a team (E)

HNC, HND, Degree in a relevant engineering subject. (E)

An engineering apprenticeship with relevant experience. (D)

Experience working within an Aerospace Design Office. (E)

Experience of the full design life-cycle from conception to delivery of the design package. (D)

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