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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Salary: Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Date posted: 14/04/2017
  • Job reference: J359289A

Mechanical Design Engineer - Staverton

An FTSE 100 company is currently looking to expand its design team and require a Mechanical Design Engineer with a minimum of 4 years experience working in an Aerospace Design Office to take on a permanent position ASAP. The company is highly regarded for its employee recognition and vital position in today's market place. You will be a driven individual who is looking to work in a fast paced environment with supportive team where you are encouraged to put forward your own ideas.

The main responsibilities of the role are as follows -

  • Design the integration of mechanical systems into a variety of airborne platforms
  • Creation of mechanical and structural installation and manufacturing drawings
  • Produce above drawings using Solid Works in compliance with Design Office Handbook and relevant Certification Basis
  • Support the avionics design engineers with matters relating to mechanical and structural design
  • Provide support to the production and installation engineering teams regarding mechanical and structural design
  • Conduct aircraft surveys to define design solutions as required

The successful candidate will display the following skills and experience -

  • Minimum 4 years working in an Aerospace Design Office (Essential)
  • Suitable for SC Clearance (Essential)
  • Qualified to HNC , HND or Degree in relevant Engineering Subject with appropriate work experience
  • Knowledge of and ability to select appropriate mechanical and structural techniques and solutions for aerospace applications
  • Conceptual mechanical and structural design experience
  • Knowledge of EASA Part 21 Subpart J and Subpart G requirements (desirable)
  • Solid Works experience (desirable)
  • Suitable for SC Clearance (Essential)

What's on offer?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Benefits Package
  • Work for a forward thinking and dynamic company

If you would like to be considered for the aforementioned position please submit an application or contact Tom Dugmore on 0117 9309 775