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Mechanical Design Engineer

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Cheltenham

Job Title:        Mechanical Design Engineer
Location:        Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GB, GL51 6SR
Compensation:    Competitive salary + Benefits
Role Type:    Full time / Permanent 

 

Babcock Design and Completions has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer based in our Design Office at Gloucestershire Airport near Cheltenham.

 

We conduct in house design, manufacture, installation, test and certification activities for modifications to Civil and Military Aeroplanes and Helicopters including:
•    Major Avionics upgrades
•    Special Mission conversions and Mission Equipment
•    External Loads
•    Night Vision Cockpit conversion

 

Our team consists of 2x Certifying Engineers, 2x Electrical Designers, 2x Mechanical Designers and we now need a 3rd member of the team preferably with experience as a drawing checker


You’ll work closely with the Project Management team of 3. 

 

Who we are looking for?

We are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to serve a key role within the team who will be involved throughout the entire project lifecycle; from initial proposal and costing, through concept, design and delivery. In particular, you’ll be responsible for the creation of high quality, accurate design data delivered on time and to budget.


What will you be doing?
•    Production of part, assembly and installation drawings using Solid Works in compliance with the Design Office Handbook (DOH) and relevant Certification Basis e.g. CS-27.
•    Provision of support to the avionics/electrical design engineers in matters relating to mechanical/structural design.
•    Provision of support to the production and installation engineers in matters relating to mechanical/structural design.
•    Carry out aircraft surveys to define design solutions as required.
•    As a key member of a small and dynamic team, the applicant must have the ability to support wider business activities, such as design, certification and production planning where required.


The experience you’ll bring 

Production of part, assembly and installation drawings using Solid Works in compliance with the Design Office Handbook (DOH) and relevant Certification Basis e.g. CS-27.

Experuence of design, certification and production planning where required.

Carry out aircraft surveys to define design solutions as required
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About Babcock 

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability, and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

 

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Application Guidance: 

All applications should be made online.

 

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


Closing Date: 12/12/2021


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