REACh Materials & Process Engineer

REACh Materials & Process Engineer

Job Title: REACh Materials & Process Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895268_1539858719
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 18, 2018 11:31

Job Description

Our client is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defence markets. They have a global presence and are one of the world leaders in aerospace electrical systems. As a pivotal player in the 'more electric' aircraft, the company boasts more than 13,000 employees dotted across 12 countries.

As REACh Materials & Process Engineer, you will be responsible for managing the compliance to REACh and Hazardous substances legislation for the organisation.
Your responsibilities will include:

*Responsible for the implementation of the REACh strategy at a site level by the engagement of others to solve hazardous material related issues and ensure compliance with legislation
*Manage substitution of hazardous materials from qualification through to implementation to ensure parts are safe to fly as well as compliant to legislation
*Maintain and update the internal material and process specifications with REACh compliant specifications.
*Participate in customer briefings, design reviews, and demonstrations by providing technical guidance to ensure the generators maintain the highest possible quality standard and comply with the latest legislation and corporate guidelines.
*Coach graduates or other less experienced engineers
*Work Package leader for materials and chemicals relating to REACh/Hazardous substances and a plan for obsolescence and/or approval into aerospace electrical machines. Final substitution decision will be with the Materials Team Leader, however, the REACh Materials and Process Engineer will have a significant influence on this decision.
*Working with customers to show how new legislation affects their products and how the company propose to mitigate against these risks

Qualifications / Experience

*Degree in Engineering or related discipline
*Broad materials and processes knowledge (paint, soldering, welding, metal finish, coatings, adhesives, metallic, surface treatment).
*Knowledge of writing and approving qualification plans for an aerospace company
*Demonstratable knowledge in surface science and coatings
*Project management and budgetary reporting
*Ideally bilingual with the second or first language being French
*Ideally knowledge and experience of managing/working with REACh

Job Title: REACh Materials & Process Engineer
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Job Type: Perm

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.

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