Mechanical Structural Stress Engineer

Location
Wimborne
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
26 May 2017
Closes
23 Jun 2017
Ref
HQ00013086
Contact
Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Clearance Level
BPSS, DV, SC
Job Type
Permanent
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 with structural and stress experience in the aerospace industry. You will provide technical direction and decision making in support of project delivery and manage internal and external resources to successfully deliver allocated projects.

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 / concept 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 ·
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 the principles of fabrication and assembly processes of metallic components
Understanding of metallic materials and processes
Understanding of composite materials and processes desirable
Understanding of design and/or stress methodologies desirable but not essential
Confident analytical problem solver with excellent communication skills
Motivated individual capable of managing several tasks concurrently.

Job Title:Mechanical Structural Stress Engineer
Salary:Competitive
Location:Dorset, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:LF/HQ 13086

Security

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.



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