Senior Mass Engineer
A Senior Mass Engineer with a strong working knowledge of a broad range of Structural engineering activities is required to work on a 12 month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client> based in Preston
Overview of the Senior Mass Engineer contract role
This role exists to provide structural engineering input, analysis and support to military fast jet airframe design and development programmes. The role is critical to enabling the release of design definitions and/or supporting the manufacture and/or the operation of military fast jet airframe structures, and cover a broad range of Structures engineering skills such as classical structural analysis methods, Finite Element Analysis Methods, airframe qualification, materials qualification support, especially Carbon Fibre Composites, systems installation stress analysis and airframe build/manufacturing support.
The Key Responsibilities include:
* Plan, estimate and control structures engineering tasks for activities within span of control, performing tasks to cost and on time to meet customer requirements and business needs.
Ensure the technical content of the work, including deliverables, is acceptable to the customer and utilises the most efficient engineering methods available.
Ensure all work is compatible with the departmental quality policy and that departmental procedures are followed. Agree with line manager and deploy structures engineering methods, processes and data for activities within span of control
Ensure effective interactions with customers, suppliers and others, to promote the best interests of the team, department and company.
Provide efficiency and effectiveness suggestions for the development of structures engineering toolsets and processes within the Structures disciplineKey skills required for the Senior Mass Engineer
Ideally degree qualified or equivalent in Mechanical engineering, structural engineering or similar studies
Minimum of 2-3 years experience in Structural engineering, weights engineer or mass
The role is based in < Preston, Lancashire - commutable from Blackpool, Lancaster, Morecambe, Chorley, Leyland, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Skipton, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham with excellent access from Liverpool and Leeds>
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