Mechanical Engineer Aspect Resources
Published: 24th October 2019
Job Type
Daniel Lowe
£40000 - £60000 Per Annum 40-60k + Benefits (dependant on experience)


Mechanical Engineer

Location: Bangor, Gwynedd

Salary: 40-60k + Benefits (dependant on experience)

The Client: A manufacturer of leading-edge electrical propulsion and power generation products for the Aerospace sector

The Role:

My client are looking for driven, capable and highly motivated mechanical engineers to join the business. Working as part of an integrated team incorporating subject matter experts from both the company and their customers research departments you will have the opportunity to learn from the world’s best engineers across a broad range of disciplines.

As a mechanical engineer you will have responsibility for design, justification and testing the mechanical aspects of aeronautical propulsion and generation systems. The scope of this role will cover the bi-directional conversion of electrical power to thrust. You will be encouraged to explore, conduct trade studies and flight test the most efficient, power dense and innovative mechanical methods to convert the power against platform performance and safety requirements. Strong integration will be required within the engineering disciplines and functional blocks at both system and aircraft level. 

Typical activities will include designing high performance electric motors, gearboxes, clutches, cooling systems, axial fans, mixed flow and centrifugal fans, centrifugal pumps, positive displacement pumps and propellers.
The core skills they are looking for are typical of a good mechanical engineering including:

  • Engineering mathematics
  • Structural mechanics
  • CAD
  • Dynamics
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Turbomachinery
  • Materials
  • Manufacturing processes and techniques
  • Degree qualified as a minimum
  • Chartered Engineer status (preferred)

You will operate as a key member of the team in an aeronautical environment in a range of cross functional disciplines including:

  • Program management incorporating business and commercial
  • System engineering 
  • Safety and reliability to EASA/FAA regulations ARP 4761
  • Requirements management including derivation, allocation, validation, verification and traceability
  • Complex and simple equipment processes ARP 4754A
  • Quality assurance
  • Configuration management
  • Project and risk management
  • Leadership
  • Environmental qualification
  • Industrialisation
  • Integrated logistics support
  • Export control

To apply for this role please submit your latest CV or contact Aspect Resources on 0121794 8181

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