Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

AIR Personnel Ltd
Closing date
11 Feb 2022
Air Personnel are looking for expressions of interest for a client

Our client is starting a brand new project and have several roles on offer and will consider permanent hires and contractors. Contracts will be inside of IR35.

Senior Mechanical and Mechanical Design Engineers

Overall Purpose of the role

To provide mechanical design solutions on a wide range of integration of mission equipment ranging from external loads to internal cabin configuration (mission control panels, VIP interior, storage systems) as well as 'in- service' support of existing aircraft.

The main activities are:

Developing cost effective design solutions to technical and commercial requirements placed on the design office

Undertaking mechanical design i.a.w. the design office procedures as directed by the Chief and Deputy Chief Mechanical Design Engineer

Undertaking reporting or documentation tasks associated with a work package to comply with the certification, airworthiness and environmental protection requirements as listed in the Certification Plan for the modification, for which an appropriate level of understanding of applicable FAR/JAR/CS 27/29 requirements is necessary related to mechanical design



Minimum of 10 years industry related experience in aircraft/rotorcraft for Senior roles

Mechanical design at the implementation level

A proven track record of technical knowledge


Experience of mechanical design for rotorcraft is an advantage

Experience of system integration for rotorcraft an advantage



Understanding of national and international regulatory authorities standards and codes of practice and procedures.

Proficient in the use of CATIA V5 and AutoCAD Lt

Computer literate in MS Office Word, PowerPoint, Excel

Other Requirements

Be prepared to travel occasionally within the UK or abroad to support related business requirements.

Possess clear and concise communication skills working at all levels.

Ability to plan and prioritise workload in a dynamic business environment.

Be able to work effectively in cross functional teams.

Be eligible for SC security clearance

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing team and a reputable company.

If you would like to find out more then please email your CV to Michelle in the first instance

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