Project Engineer

Job Title: Project Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Yeovil, Somerset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 959834_1559564289
Contact Name: Hanif Robbani
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2019 13:18

Job Description

We are looking for a talented Project Engineer to join our UK team based in the South West of England.

Employment benefits include a competitive salary, 25 days annual leave, salary sacrifice childcare voucher scheme, the opportunity to join an award winning pension scheme, free car parking, employee discount scheme, an on-site Occupational Health Service, flexible working, flexi -leave scheme and a generous relocation package.

To be the prime engineering working level focal point for a particular project or platform by:

* During the design/modification process interacting directly with the designers providing the design context for their solutions and ensuring that the certification basis for the design is understood
*Ensuring that certification compliance plans are created and satisfied as part of the design process
*Solving design integration issues where more than one system is involved in the design
*Applying the appropriate Configuration management processes
*Compiling material for PDR and CDR
*Managing the drawing structure and the applicability of any modification to the fleet (including prototypes)
*Managing the product's Digital Mockup (where applicable), through a dedicated role (DMU Specialist); in this activity
*Verifies the presence of clashes in the executed design
*Organizes with CPs and designers periodic check meetings to analyse all the DMU aspects related to the systems, kits and their integration following the various phase of the design status
*Assist in continuing airworthiness management by monitoring in-service arisings and assisting in any resulting investigations and design or inspection regime changes.
*Preparing any necessary Service Bulletins/Engineering Technical Instructions and major repairs (in collaboration with CS&S-PSE)
*To minimise the technical response times of technical queries to achieve or exceed flying hours targets through driving together multi-functional support and engineering solutions.
*To combine the above with the ability to work as part of the joint industry/MoD team responsible for delivering all aspects of technical support.
*Responsible for co-ordination and management of task and query responses to customer requested timelines.
*Technically, Role Success will be measured against Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and your ability to provide engineering advice and solutions in response to customer requirements.

Key Responsibility Areas

The job holder is responsible for all Project Engineering aspects pertaining to the delivery of specific engineering milestones / projects in support of aircraft delivery and in-service contracts, reporting to the CPE.

Responsibility includes, but is not limited to:-

*Ensure that all tasks are planned in accordance with Engineering methodologies defining the scope, programme and budget e.g. Preparation of Engineering Proposals, collation of reports and technical submissions including cost and schedule data as required.
*Manage the Systems Engineering process, including requirements capture, design, qualification, certification and customer acceptance.
*Co-ordinate technical effort on UK Military aircraft projects, through maintaining close liaison between the various functional areas within the Engineering Directorate. Integrating the output and making product level technical decisions.
*Represent the Project Engineering team in multi-functional teams, where required, as part of a specific project.
*Ensure the maintenance of design documentation / records as necessary to satisfy both the company's and customer's requirements.
*Ability to interrogate / manipulate company system (SAP) in order to produce data to meet department requirements.
*Co-ordinating design activity to enable suitable Engineering response to Customer Support (TQS) to be generated.
*Provide technical interface with other LH directorates, and with external suppliers as appropriate.
*Supporting the platform CPE in matters relating to airworthiness.

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

*Relevant degree, HNC or equivalent technical experience.
*Significant experience in a relevant aerospace role.
*A good working knowledge of helicopter engineering is essential.
*A detailed knowledge of aircraft airworthiness and safety requirements and procedures.
*The ability to communicate well within the Company, and with external agencies.
*Experience of working in cross-functional team environments.
*Experience with leading technical tasks and/or small multi-functional teams.
*Familiarity with the Engineering Directorate's organisation and structure.

Please note that applications will only be accepted if you are eligible to live and work in the UK. We are not a Tier 2 Visa sponsoring Company. This role may also require the successful candidate to hold full UK MoD Security Clearance.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.