Senior Repair Stress Engineer

locationUnited Kingdom
PublishedPublished: Published 2 weeks ago
Office, Operations

Senior Aircraft Repair Stress Engineers

Do you have Aerospace Stress Engineering experience? Do you have proven experience at Signatory Level.

Are you considering a new opportunity in Bristol?

Excited by the idea of Remote or Hybrid working?

Belcan may just have the role for you!

Belcan Airframe Engineering Division is currently going through a period of significant growth, we are now looking to recruit a team of Stress Engineers at signatory level. Our current team is built upon our 16+ years of Aircraft Repair Engineering heritage, designing, analysing, approving and delivering minor and major primary and secondary structural repairs.

Our Repair Stress Engineers work closely with our clients to ensure all requirements are met on time, in full, whilst continuously maintaining Belcan high standards of quality and service. We are looking for a committed team who will work with our designers to provide hand calculations and technical documentation to support repairs with short turnarounds, to get Aircraft flying safely again.

Candidates with a firm understanding of structural design and repairs supported by experience of hand calculations or an analysis software (ANSYS, NASTRAN, PATRAN or similar) is essential. You will also understand the importance of airworthiness standards and be clear on the importance of short turnarounds. Experience of a signatory level or previous experience within checking/approving stress is essential.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • MEng / BEng Aeronautical or Mechanical Engineering Degree (or equivalent) preferred although any candidates with the right experience will be considered.
  • Proven experience of Stress Analysis at Signatory level
  • A minimum of 5 years post qualification experience.
  • A good command of technical English, both written and verbal, is essential.
  • We are looking for sharp minded individual, a solid understanding of lightweight structures together with structural design experience is essential.
  • Must have Excellent PC skills, including high level proficiency in word processing and spreadsheets.

Belcan Airframe are an approachable and experienced team of design, static and fatigue engineers, the successful applicants will thrive on the responsibility of working in an Engineering team who consistently strive to provide the best solutions. Founded in 1958, Belcan has become a global technological leader and established go to Engineering Services provider, working within many industries including Aerospace, Defence, Marine, Nuclear, Automotive and Cyber Security with over 10,000 professionals serving hundreds of customers in over 60 locations worldwide.

Belcan Permanent Staff receive a competitive salary together with benefits that can include, but not limited to:

Paid Holiday Entitlement


Death in Service

Discretionary Company Bonus

Employee Assistance Programme

Learning & Development

Electric Car Scheme (after probation)

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan.

Aircraft, Stress, Analysis, Repair, Signatory