Project Engineer Aerospace

Recruiter
SF Group
Location
Sheffield
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Project Engineer

The successful candidate will have an engineering background and a ‘hands on, can do’ approach in related project experience from concept through to production both individually and as part of a team. This role may include the opportunity for travel throughout the UK.

Responsibilities:

  • To contribute to a full range of technical and engineering activities in line with established quality processes, supplying specialist advice and support across projects and to other functions as appropriate
  • CAD/CAM programming for production and pre-production aerospace applications
  • Programming and running of CNC machines
  • CAD CAM experience (NX Desirable)
  • Mill turn experience - Use of sensor based approaches to metal cutting, particularly within milling
  • Evaluate technical documentation in order to develop proposals and solutions – including process improvements
  • Liaise with our international customer base to establish precise project requirements and provide technical support
  • Carry out a full range of technical operations, including the preparation, providing innovative ideas for design and concepts for pre-production, sample gangways and related products, selection of technical options, materials and methods
  • Assist with problem resolution and process improvement individually or as a member of an engineering team - Proven experience of working within a Projects Team
  • Plan, control and deliver assigned projects or work packages, and make an input as required to cross-functional projects/investigations - The appointee will contribute to the planning of multiple projects worth between £3-100k each
  • Use of sensor based approaches to metal cutting, particularly within milling. Planning and Organising
  • Build, develop and maintain customer relationships on a day to day basis is essential
  • Supervision of tooling and fixture suppliers to develop appropriate solutions

Candidate requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Ideally a Mechanical Degree Qualified or relevant industrial experience
  • Computer literate, working knowledge of Siemens NX would be highly advantageous
  • Commercial and financial awareness
  • Capable of controlling projects/work packages
  • Able to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently
  • Experience of toolpath verification software
  • Exposure to the aerospace industry highly desirable
  • CAD/CAM programming
  • Ability to travel UK
  • Valid Driving Licence

On offer to the successful candidate is the ability to work for a true market leader in their field, with a fantastic financial package, with a great opportunity to progress your career.

£30,000 - £40,000 Basic Salary + Pension + 31 Days Holiday (Inc. Stats)