Materials Process Engineer

Acorn Recruitment
£30.00 - £35.00 per hour
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Materials and Process Engineer
6 Month contract
£30-£35 per hour

Do you have an Electronics background in Aerospace or Defence Engineering?
If so we want to hear from you!

A world's leading aircraft manufacturer with Space, Defence and Helicopter Divisions are expanding their team. This role will involve providing materials, mechanical parts and engineering support to the various business projects as required.

The job role will involve the following;

*To provide support as a technical authority for material and process related approvals or issues/non-conformance, to internal and external customers
*Act as the responsible materials engineer for one or more project or product teams
*To instigate and manage to completion materials and processes selection, development, evaluation and qualification program
*Actively participate in transnational meetings to drive the standardisation of process links between sites
*To monitor the technical performance of suppliers and subcontractors participating in audits as required

The required skills for this role are the following;

*Materials and process knowledge in relevant fields such as: Electronics Technology, Soldering and SMT, Micro-joining Techniques and / or printed circuit boards
*Good working knowledge of failure analysis techniques
*Good interpersonal skills, communication and presentation capability
*Facilitation skills for leading problem solving and risk analysis
*Ability to work with minimum supervision

Desired additional skills:

*Materials and process knowledge in relevant fields such as: Welding, Metal finishing, Metallurgy, Paints, Coatings and Adhesives
*Experience of working in a controlled, high technology environment, ideally Aerospace or Defence
*Multidisciplinary team working
*Transnational awareness

All successful candidates will be subject to security clearance.

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.