Certification Engineer

Certification Engineer

Job Title: Certification Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-06-05
Reference: J139944
Contact Name: Abi Hart
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 05, 2018 17:28

Job Description

KDC are working with an EASA Part 21J approved design organisation who are seeking a certification engineer to join their team in Bristol on a permanent basis. This role will give you the opportunity to work for a developing organisation that specialise in Airworthiness Approvals for fixed wing and rotorcraft interiors.

You will be responsible for:
• Ensuring the company designs are certified to EASA, FAA or National Authority Regulations and satisfy the contract specification.
• Ensuring that the Company European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approved Design Organisation Approval (DOA) procedures are followed.
• Liaising with the customer, authorities, regulatory bodies, suppliers and airframe manufacturers as appropriate to fulfil your responsibilities.
• Preparing applications and data packages for the regulatory authorities and airframe manufacturers.
• Representing the Certification Department at meetings with customers, airframe manufacturers and regulatory authorities.

Essential Attributes:
• Qualified to degree level or equivalent level of experience
• Significant experience in the aerospace and civil aviation industries
• Prior experience of interior certification of parts and appliances.
• Good working knowledge of CS-25 and associated regulatory requirements.
• Experience of working with CS-23, 27 and 29 and FAR Part 25 aircraft plus a sound working knowledge of EASA Part 21 Procedures.
• Experienced in writing specifications and reports, preparing test articles, conducting test programmes, and organizing test facilities.
• Proficiency in standard office software.
• Self-starter, well organised, used to working under pressure to meet deadlines.
• Effective and confident communicator
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision