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Aircraft composite repair and modification engineer

companyQualitair
PublishedPublished: Published 1 week ago
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Primary responsibilities repair and modifying composite parts used in aircraft structures and interior.

  • Composite Material Expertise: The engineer must knowledge of composite materials used in aircraft construction.
    They understand the properties of various composite materials such as carbon fiber, fiberglass, and thermoplastics.
  • Repair and Maintenance: Aircraft composite repair and modification engineers are responsible for repairing aircraft structures and interior parts.
    They use specialised tools and techniques to repair composite components, ensuring they meet safety standards and specifications set by regulatory authorities.
  • Modification and Upgrades: They also work on modifying and upgrading existing composite structures and interior parts.
  • Quality Assurance: Ensuring the quality of repairs and modifications is crucial in aviation. These engineers conduct thorough inspections and testing to verify the integrity of repaired or modified composite components,
    ensuring they meet rigorous safety and quality standards.
  • Documentation and Reporting: They maintain detailed records of repairs, modifications, and inspections performed on aircraft composite structures and interior parts.
    This documentation is essential for regulatory compliance, as well as for tracking the history and condition of aircraft components over time.
  • Collaboration and Communication: Aircraft composite repair and modification engineers often work closely with other aviation professionals, including aircraft maintenance technicians, structural engineers, and designers.
    Effective communication and collaboration are essential for ensuring that repairs and modifications are carried out safely and efficiently.
  • Safety and Compliance: Safety is paramount in aviation, and these engineers must adhere to strict regulations and guidelines governing aircraft maintenance and repair.
Composite , thermoplastics , carbon fiber , composite structures , fiberglass