Modifications Engineer

Recruiter
Outsource UK Ltd
Location
Preston
Salary
£38/hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Modifications Engineer

A Modifications Engineer is required to work on a twelve month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Preston.

This is a 12-month contract with leading UK Defence Business.

Overview of the Modifications Engineer contract role

The Tornado Modifications Team manages the configuration of the Tornado Weapons System from ITP to embodiment of the change onto the in-service aircraft for modifications. The purpose of this vacancy is to configure the Equipment Lifting Data for RSAF Tornado aircraft in the chosen toolset (Tornado Equipment Database) that is used for other Tornado variants.

This will essentially be a data entry task but there will be elements of liaison with Engineering Teams at Warton, and also with the other Panavia Partner Companies

Key skills required for the Modifications Engineer

* Appropriate engineering qualification and experience
* Knowledge of typical product design lifecycle
* Able to demonstrate a record of delivering quality engineering in large or complex projects
* Good people management skills and experience in a multi-disciplined engineering environment
* Good communication and influencing skills, drive, initiative and flexibility.

The role is based in Preston, Lancashire - commutable from Blackpool, Lancaster, Morecambe, Chorley, Leyland, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Skipton, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham with excellent access from Liverpool and Leeds

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