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Uplift and Retrofit Engineer

Uplift and Retrofit Engineer

Job Title: Uplift and Retrofit Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Wales
Salary: £36000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00012329_1493974316
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email: marc@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: May 05, 2017 09:51

Job Description

Uplift and Retrofit Engineer

Our client is a world leader in the provision and integration of cutting-edge technology, primarily specialist vehicles to the Defence and Security sectors. They are now seeking a Manufacturing Engineer with CAD and PDM experience to join the team responsible for delivery of the SV family of vehicles and training equipment. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

This is an uplift and retrofit engineering position, and would suit an Engineer with significant build, and assembly experience, thus enabling the timely, efficient, and effective implementation of design changes onto prototype platforms.

Responsibilities include:
Generate Platform compliance definition for batch design baselines .i.e. identify non-compliance
Identify uplift and retrofit engineering technical design solution and groupings
Manage and support FRP uplift and retrofit changes in conjunction with Programme Management.
Support embodiment of uplifts into build process in conjunction with manufacturing schedule
Support embodiment of retrofit into fielding process in conjunction with programme management
Liaise with external, specialist suppliers of military platform systems and sub-systems
Prepare material and support for internal and external design reviews.

Qualifications & Experience:
Degree in Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent in an engineering or science discipline
A proven track record in the build, assembly, or support of complex systems
Conversant with Computer Aided Design (e.g. ProE) packages for purposes of review and analysis
Conversant with Windchill Product Data Management System (PDM)
Ability to liaise with and present information to multidiscipline team members
Ability to interpret installation drawings and propose appropriate production solutions
Experience of fielding processes and uplift and retrofit techniques
Willing to travel within the UK and overseas.

Job Title:Uplift and Retrofit Engineer/ CAD / PDM
Salary:£36,000 - £46,000pa DOE
Location:South Wales
Job Type:Perm

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 this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This role is a PERMANENT position.

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