Airframe Repair Engineers

Airframe Repair Engineers

Job Title: Airframe Repair Engineers
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896569_1578919687
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2020 12:48

Job Description

Our client is a global leader in Engineering and Research & Development services and offers a new way to innovate to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, and Energy sectors. They are an international company, present in over 20 countries worldwide.

We are seeking Airframe Repair Engineers to work onsite in Bristol for their key aerospace client. You will be fundamental to the client's ability to deliver to their customers. Expectations are high, as such we are looking for adaptive driven people to deliver on time to required quality. It will be your job to perform design and preliminary stress assessments and propose the appropriate repair solutions.

Preference will be given to candidates with proven wing repair experience, having worked on repairs teams or with any in-service support experience.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

Perform design and preliminary stress assessments, provide design, and stress decisions to the customer.
Propose the appropriate repair solutions.
Support of structural assembly activities.
Create/update justification documents of the repair solutions.
Analyse the applicability of the repairs. Find out about the repair or a/c configuration.
Analyse and design the modifications or corrective actions into the Structural Repair Manual.
Report and exchange information both ways, across trans-national team.

Qualifications / Experience

Qualified Mechanical Engineer in design or stress, both is a distinct advantage.
Proven experience in structural aircraft design in metallic and composites structures, especially in repairs or concessions.
Proven experience in Stress justifications for in service or concessions support, for both static and fatigue analysis.
Sound engineering judgement approach to repairs or concessions with clear understanding of the assumptions and simplifications accepted by OEMs.
Experience in handling documentation (Drawings, Technical notes, Manuals, Service Bulletin, SRM)
Experience in customer service documentation (AIRNAV, SRM, AMM, IPC…) and ATA structure chapter (ATA 51, 52, 53, 55)
Knowledge of the repair or concessions process in SAP and TRM
Knowledge in CAD software (CATIA v5).
Knowledge in analysis software: ISAMI tools, Nastran, Hypermesh
Strong ability to work autonomously but also as part of a trans-national team.
Ability to adapt to changing schedules and high-priority tasks, responsiveness.

Job Title:Airframe Repair Engineers
Salary:Up to and around £45,000pa, DOE
Location:Bristol, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:896569


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.