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Repair Design Engineer


An opportunity to join an international Aerospace and Defence company as a Repair Design Engineer for an initial 12 month contract, which is likely to be extended. As a Repair Design Engineer in this company, you will be based in the Filton office. This is an exciting and challenging role that requires an understanding of the aircraft repair/engineering process, particularly AP2433, M20037 and M21031.


* High quality, integrated repair/engineering solutions are provided for airline operators/ MRO's on time, cost and quality requirements and enable aircraft return to service with minimum grounding time
* Create, compile and co-ordinate engineering documentation to achieve valid technical data
* All tasks and activities required for allocated tasks are correctly planned, resourced, monitored and executed to achieve required quality standards & meet customer time-scales
* Create and maintain open lines of communication to ensure that all actors within the repair/engineering activity are kept informed of any issues that may impact the delivery of the solution
* Provide support to the Repair team in operating effectively with the appropriate use of project management control and measures to achieve these objectives
* All customers are effectively informed of and are satisfied with Repairs engineering performance


* Interrogation of design/maintenance documentation, a minimum requirement with the ability to interrogate engineering drawings
* Ability to liaise/negotiate with Design/Production, NatCos, Customer Services, DOA, Risk sharing partners and Suppliers
* Ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation and across all departments, set objectives and prioritise time, cost and quality
* Good understanding of project management and resource planning
* PC skills and a good working knowledge of Word, Excel and Powerpoint
* Be conversant with the technical requirements for designing repairs
* Good interpersonal and communication skills
* The ability to translate customer requirements into operational deliverables and prioritise


* £25.33 PAYE / £33.00 LTD (Per hour)
* On-site parking
* 3 day working week (12 hour shifts on Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

If you are interested in working for this amazing company, please apply online or contact Liam Hancock at Acorn, Newport.

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Skills and experience

Repair Design Engineer, Engineer, Repairs

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Acorn Recruitment

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £25 to £33 per hour
  • Location
  • Company
    Acorn Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Ms Christina Harris
  • Date Posted
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  • Industries
    Aviation & Aerospace
  • Job Type
  • Home Working Possible?
  • Estimated Job Duration
    (if contract or part-time position)

    12 months

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