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Design Engineer

Ref no. BHN567399
Location Christchurch, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client, a leading company in the aerospace industry, is seeking a Design Engineer to join their team.

Key skills required for this role

Part 21 Design Engineer


Part 21 design experience

Job description

As a Design Engineer, you will be responsible for engaging in all design phases of technical projects and providing support in scheduling, estimating, and completing design data.

  • Compile mechanical and structural design documentation, including wiring diagrams, schematics, wire lists, service bulletins, test plans/reports, and more, in accordance with company procedures and regulatory requirements.
  • Coordinate, plan, and control design data, ensuring completeness and availability to Compliance Verification Engineers.
  • Perform independent technical checks of drawings and other design documents.
  • Support Design Focal engineer(s) in design review meetings.
  • Work collaboratively in a team environment, liaising closely with in-house colleagues.
  • Provide clear communication to Project Managers regarding the status of design programmes and any issues impacting design elements.
  • Assist the Design Focal in compiling design data for design reviews.

Experience / Skills / Qualifications:

  • Degree or HND/HNC or OND/ONC in mechanical engineering, with related industrial experience.
  • A clear understanding of aircraft mechanical/structural component and/or system design requirements, materials, and manufacturing processes.
  • Related experience of aircraft modifications under Part 21.
  • Proficiency in CAD (Catia experience is advantageous).
  • Competent with stress analysis (Abaqus/CAE is utilized).
  • Working knowledge of regulatory requirements, such as CAA, EASA, FAA, Part 21, CS-25, etc.
  • Prior experience as a design checker signatory.
  • Prior experience as a Compliance Verification Engineer (CVE).
  • Membership in the Royal Aeronautical Society (MRAeS) or similar (desirable).
  • Professional Registration with the UK Engineering Council.
  • Evidence of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

If you have the required experience and skills, and you are looking for an exciting opportunity to contribute to the aerospace industry, please apply now!

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