Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

01 May 2018
29 May 2018
Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Clearance Level
Job Type
Our client is a leading aerospace, 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 Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to be responsible for the Design of mechanical parts, assemblies and systems as well as the compilation of associated documentation for the design of new components and/or modification of aerial platforms.

As Senior Mechanical Design Engineer your main responsibilities will include:

Ensure that the requisite design documentation, in the form of drawings and supporting documents, are compiled in accordance with Company Procedures. This list includes, but is not limited to:
Drawings, Service Bulletins, Test Plans/Reports, Concession/Prod Permit, ICA Data, Master Document List,
Assist, and liaise with, the Compliance Verification Engineer throughout the design process on all design issues relating to airworthiness requirements.
Support the Head of Design, Principal Design Engineer and the Project Manager and Project Team in the co-ordination, planning and control of the design data.
Ensure all design documentation in the form of drawings and other supporting design data etc. are complete and available to the Compliance Verification Engineer.
Compile design data as authorised by the Head of Design or Design Airworthiness Manager.

Qualifications and Requirements

Degree or HND/HNC or OND/ONC in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
A clear understanding of aircraft component and/or system design requirements, materials and manufacturing processes.
CATIA proficient
Able to produce calculations in support of the design activity
A working knowledge of regulatory requirements, i.e. EASA, JAA, FAA, is desirable.
The ability to work alone or within a team environment, and as a team member, playing a key role in the production of design data
Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Job Title:Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary:Competitive + Corporate Benefits
Location:Bournemouth, Dorset
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:894750


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.

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