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Last updated: 2019-09-02
Valid to: 2019-09-18
Job Role:
Maintenance Repair Operations, Airworthiness Engineer
Location:
United Kingdom
Annual salary from:
27500 €
Type:
Permanent
Job description
We are looking to recruit a number of Air Safety & Airworthiness Engineers to join our already well established team. The successful candidates will be able to work with clients (MoD, Design Organisations, Original Equipment Manufacturers and Supply Chain) to provide Air Safety and Airworthiness support for new and in-service air systems.
The successful candidate will work with clients (both direct to MOD and within the supply chain) to provide safety support throughout the life-cycle of their systems, from concept through to disposal. The majority of our work is focused on providing assurance that new systems are safe to introduce into and remain in service, in line with regulatory and legal requirements. There are a wide variety of projects across Maritime, Land and Air domains, ranging from small equipment through to large and complex systems and platforms.
The majority of the work will be within the military air environment focussed on providing assurance through the creation of Safety and Certification artefacts or assessment of compliance against regulation and standards. The variety of projects is interesting and constantly changing across military fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft, conventional civil aircraft and emerging civil and space technologies, including unmanned aerial systems (UAS). With a strong technical background, the successful candidate will lead and manage projects and identify, develop and capture new opportunities.
Requirements
The successful applicant will meet the following minimum requirements:
* A degree in an Engineering, Safety or related subject; or similar experience gained through previous employment in the air sector;
* Be CEng/IEng accredited or a desire to work towards it with mentored professional development;
* Must be able to work closely in a team, as well as on solo projects as necessary.
It is to your advantage if you meet any or all the following additional requirements:
* Experience of development of airworthiness strategies and delivery of type certification programmes;
* Understanding of the Military and/or Civil Airworthiness and Air Safety Regulation and design standards;
* Understanding of safety assessment and analysis techniques;
* Experience of fixed wing, rotary wing and UAS/RPAS type certification basis definition and certification evidence assessment.
* Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills;
* Good problem solving skills;
* Good business acumen;
* Teamwork;
* Technical Leadership.
In addition, the applicant will need to display evidence of:
Personal development is an important aspect and successful candidates will have access to professional development opportunities, training opportunities and conference attendance.
Benefits
We provide our people with an excellent benefits package that comprises:
* Competitive salary
* 25 days' holiday entitlement
* Holiday sale and purchase scheme
* Company pension scheme
* Targeted professional development
* Life assurance
* Private healthcare membership
* Bonus scheme linked into company performance
* Paid membership fees to a professional institution
* Support in attaining professional membership
* Cycle to work scheme
* Share purchase scheme
* Flexible start and finish time
* Season rail ticket loan
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