Airworthiness Engineer

Airworthiness Engineer

Job Title: Airworthiness Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895188_1544620173
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2018 13:09

Job Description

Our client is a leading aerospace, avionics, and defence engineering company in the UK, designing and manufacturing projects for such clients as the UK MOD for military and civil purposes for the last 80 years.

We are looking for an Airworthiness Engineer to provide engineering support to the Airworthiness Manager in delivering the Airworthiness functional governance.

As a key team member of the Airworthiness team, you will liaise with the Integrated Project Teams, Product Design and Production areas to ensure that equipment design is 'fit for operational use in the air '. The role is required to apply Airworthiness governance from the start of the design lifecycle stage through to maintaining continued Airworthiness in-service to ensure that appropriate considerations have been made and that specific customer/legislative requirements have been met

As Airworthiness Engineer your main responsibilities will include:

Provide airworthiness assessments to support and guide design development, modification and equipment failure investigation.
Assist in the development and delivery of the Engineering Airworthiness capability, including maintenance and update of company control procedures.
Undertake shop floor audits to measure 'as built hardware standard' against 'as certified design standard'.
Provide airworthiness support (assessment/author) and DDP certification
Generate Occurrence Reports to MAA/CAA/FAA/etc as appropriate

Qualifications and Requirements

Design Certification experience within an Aerospace organisation, Part 21 experience highly desirable.
Reporting and working to aerospace standards including MAA/CAA/FAA and Part 145.
Professional registration (e.g. CEng/ IEng) or desire to progress to this level of qualification.
Product design background within an Aerospace organisation.
Previous OEM aircraft operations experience.
Aircraft Safety knowledge
Previous Stakeholder management experience

Job Title:Airworthiness Engineer
Salary:Competitive + Corporate Benefits
Location:Wimborne, Dorset
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:895188


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 Nationals. 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.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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