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Project Engineer (Aerospace Equipment)

Project Engineer (Aerospace Equipment)

Job Title: Project Engineer (Aerospace Equipment)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00012155_1495468268
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email: lucy@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: May 22, 2017 16:51

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 require a Project Engineer to lead the development of new military aircraft equipment, from conceptual design through to certification and release to service.
You will need a strong understanding of Mechanical Engineering in the context of aerospace equipment, and a clear understanding of military or civil aircraft airworthiness and certification.

This role will be based at the client's site in rural Dorset, and there may be international travel on occasion.

Job Description

Ensure the establishment of clear requirements baselines prior to commencement of design
Prepare Engineering Management Plans, including estimates for schedule & resource requirements
Provide technical leadership to ensure creativity, objective concept generation, technical excellence and structured problem solving
Ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with Life-Cycle Management, Engineering and other internal processes
Work with the Project Manager to ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with technical, cost and schedule requirements
Ensure that equipment designs are optimised for manufacturability
Manage team performance

Qualifications and Requirements

Engineering degree, or HNC/HND in a relevant engineering discipline with demonstrable experience
Experience of leading equipment development projects, using a diverse range of technical specialists
Experience of working within a structured Life-Cycle Management framework
Experience of concurrent engineering
Experience of customer and supplier liaison

Job Title:Project Engineer (Mechanical Equipment)
Location:Dorset, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:LF/HQ 12155


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.