Materials and Process Engineer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The role is to provide Material and Process expertise to the Additive Manufacturing industrial and development cell and support component and process qualification programmes, review component test results and generate technical reports on the findings of trials and testing

Client Details

Our client are a global manufacturing business based in Bristol.


  • Working to solve problems that may arise either during the manufacturing process or with the finished product
  • Management of testing, evaluation and investigation programmes
  • Review and authorisation of component test results
  • Operation of test machines as part of a development program
  • Preparation of test plans to assess and approve new products or alternatives
  • Technical disposition on data, reports, or investigation into performance against product specification or design expectation
  • Preparation of a Materials and Processes knowledge database for exploitation by Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Considering the implications for waste and other environmental pollution issues of any product or process;
  • Advising on the adaptability of a plant to new processes and materials;
  • Providing Leadership on REACh and COSHH related issues


  • 3-5 years relevant aerospace experience
  • Understanding of metals specifically Titanium
  • Understanding of component qualification programmes
  • An understanding of Additive Manufacturing would be advantageous however on the job training can be provided
  • Knowledge of strength and fatigue testing on novel aerospace test pieces and components
  • A good knowledge of NDT techniques including CT, dye-penetrant, X-ray, eddy current and ultrasonic inspection

Job Offer

£32,000 - £35,000 depending on experience