Senior Structural Engineer

Senior Structural Engineer

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-06-05
Reference: J140666
Contact Name: Paul Lathbury
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 05, 2019 09:55

Job Description

Are you an experienced Aircraft structures Design Engineer with knowledge of stressing techniques applicable to light / general aviation type aircraft?
KDC are looking for a Senior Structural Engineer to provide technical support for the Military Technical Support Service contract in the area of aircraft structures.
Main tasks will include but are not limited to:
•To ensure compliance with the FWMAS contract for Technical Support Service (SPMAP/001) to maximise performance on behalf of BN Defence.
•Act as a Senior Engineer and a CVE to provide guidance and assistance to the Military TSS team.
•Act as a Board and Design signature in an appropriate discipline.
•To provide technical direction to the Mil TSS Team to obtain responses in a timely manner to any Technical Query (TQ) from FWMAS; in addition, provide signature to TQ response for Structural Queries.
•Review each UFRs received from FWMAS for acceptability and whether additional design data is required. If civil and/or military design data is required, then do not proceed with UFR and submit Task request to MoD.
If UFR is acceptable and the response can be based upon existing civil design and where appropriate existing military design, then promulgate the UFR to the Mil TSS Technical Publication team for prosecution.
•Liaise with BNA Design to ensure that the military design data set does not diverge from the civil aircraft standard, unless agreed in writing from BNA Design
•Review and plan for incentivised' Tasks to ensure compliance with the output date. In particular providing direction and review of core' team output.

•Engineering design
•Ability to work in a small team
•Ability to communicate effectively and clearly to a wide range of people at all levels within the business
•Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
•Ability to remain flexible to meet the wider demands of an expanding business

•Degree / HND / HNC in a related engineering subject
•5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade A*-C

•Aerospace Design office and aircraft structures design
•Experience of stressing techniques applicable to light / general aviation type aircraft
•Experience of dealing with MoD including MAA
•Experience of dealing with CAA / EASA
•Shop floor / manufacturing

•33 days holiday (Inclusive of bank holidays)
•Contributory pension scheme
•Eligibility to join the healthcare scheme upon successful completion of the probation period
•Free Parking

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