Mechanical Design Engineer - Aerospace

B/E Aerospace Ltd
Leighton Buzzard
up to £40,000 depending on experience
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and we currently have some exciting positions based at our Leighton Buzzard facility, including a Mechanical Design Engineer. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Design Engineer will be required to research, plan, design and develop mechanical products and systems. Key responsibilities include - - The design and detail modelling of a variety of suite components in order to meet the programme requirements - The creation of Service Bulletins, Repair Schemes and Service Letters that meets the customers modifications or repair needs and that conform to EASA requirements through our DOA procedures - Managing and meeting cost and weight targets - Communicating effectively and professionally with customers and suppliers, translating technical information (Airbus, Boeing, Sukhoi and other Commercial airlines) - Participating in Design Reviews throughout each phase of the New Product Introduction process - The selection and application of materials and processes appropriate to each design element - Ensuring the successful integration of each design element with the product as a whole - Following and contributing to the development of the Best Practice guidelines as laid out in Quality documentation - Checking engineering packages - Generating and/or revising specifications - Participating in the validation of the product (using such methods as prototyping, test, DFMEA) - Any other reasonable duties We are looking for someone who has an Engineering degree or ONC/HNC in design related field and/or proven related experience - - Effective oral and written communication skills - Good team working skills - The ability to work with a low level of supervision and intervention - Sufficient engineering capability and experience to create effective engineered solutions - Competent user of the incumbent CAD and data management systems - MS Word, Excel and Outlook - A working knowledge of the various methods of manufacture to be employed such as: Machining, Casting, Vacuum forming, Injection moulding, Composite materials, Trim and finish.
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