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Mechanical Engineer Aerospace Systems

Mechanical Engineer Aerospace Systems

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer Aerospace Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00013087_1495808081
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email: lucy@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: May 26, 2017 15:14

Job Description

Our client is a leading 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 a Mechanical Engineer to work as part of the client's Electro-Mechanical Systems team. You will provide technical direction and decision making in support of project delivery and manage internal and external resources to successfully deliver allocated projects. Furthermore, you will ensure project compliance with internal processes, regulatory and legislative requirements.

For this role it is essential that you have experience working in the aerospace engineering industry, as well as concept design experience. You also must be able to understand engineering drawings.

Job Description

Define and lead analyses in support of product design
Lead integration design to achieve optimal balance between design requirements such as performance, mass, centre of gravity, safety, maintainability and cost
Manage requirements verification throughout project execution to successfully demonstrate compliance
Ensure projects are delivered in accordance with internal processes
Work with programme management to ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with technical, cost and schedule requirements
Manage technical risks.

Qualifications and Requirements

Degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent relevant experience
Experience in mechanics and product design
Knowledge of mechanical drawing requirements and an ability relate them to build process
Knowledge of some electro-mechanical systems such as braking systems, actuators, electrical power sources, solenoids, winching systems preferably within an aerospace environment
Confident analytical problem solver with excellent communication skills
Motivated individual capable of managing several tasks concurrently.

Job Title:Mechanical Engineer Aerospace Systems
Location:Dorset, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:LF/HQ 13087


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 this 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.