MGSE & Tooling Project Engineer

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MGSE & Tooling Project Engineer

A Major Aerospace and Defence company are seeking an MGSE & Tooling Project Engineer to work on their Stevenage site. Due to the nature of this role, any offer will be subject to the completion of an SC clearance taking place. Should you be interested in applying or hearing more about this position please submit your application or email your latest CV.

Job Description

Job Title: MGSE & Tooling Project Engineer
Location: Stevenage
Job Type: 6 Months (Contract)

To convert internal customer requirements into finished ground support equipment and tooling, conforming to company/industry standards and legal regulations.

Key Responsibilities:
" Definition, design responsibility and supply of Mechanical Ground Support Equipment (MGSE) and tooling to support the manufacture, test , mechanical handling and delivery of satellite/spacecraft structures.
" Provision of estimates and schedules and thereafter the control of the design, structural analysis, supplier selection, manufacturing reviews and acceptance/qualification testing.
" Be aware of safety issues associated with Mechanical Handling, Lifting Equipment and the general
" Creation of technical documents to ensure the manufacture, test and safe usage of equipment.
" To develop and build relationships both internally and externally and work as part of a small team
" Ability to deliver multiple tasks to set time frames with minimal supervision
" Able to organise and manage own workload
" Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written.
" Responsible for the delivery of equipment to internal customers to meet Quality, Cost & Schedule needs.

Degree/HNC or equivalent in an Engineering related discipline or sufficient relevant experience.

" Proven relevant experience in a Manufacturing based design engineering role.
" Appreciation of Mechanical Ground Support Equipment and/or Precision Tooling manufacture and supply.
" Creation of technical reports to cover the design specification, use and safety/legislative aspect of supplied equipment.
" Time served engineering apprenticeship or equivalent qualifications.
" Experienced in dealing with both customers and suppliers
" Ideally experience gained within the Space/ Aerospace industry however other Manufacturing Sector or General Mechanical / Project Engineering backgrounds can be considered.

" A background in a general mechanical design / project engineering environment, preferably within the space /aerospace sector.
" Good communication and presentation skills
" Experienced in technical documentation writing
" The ability to learn and use company systems and software including standard Microsoft office products.
" Able to assess equipment designs as safe and fit for purpose.
" A good understanding of MGSE and close tolerance tooling manufacture and design philosophies
" Experience of PDM systems, i.e. Windchill.

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