Mylen Recruitment - Specialists in Technical Recruitment
MGSE & Tooling Project Engineer
Job ID - J007882
Salary - Negotiable
MGSE & Tooling Project Engineer

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.

Mylen Recruitment (part of the Doyen Group of companies) a recruitment agency specialising in Aerospace, Automotive, Aviation, Design, Mechanical, Electronic, Production, IT and Software, Engineering.
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Job Type - Contract
Contact - Alf Mills