Design Engineer - Structures
A Design Engineer with Structures experience is required to work on a six-month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our Defence client based in Portsmouth.
This is a 6-month contract with a leading UK defence company.
Overview of the Design Engineer - Structures contract role
To undertake a defined range of detail design activities in line with all relevant processes and quality requirements, supplying advice and support to operations and other functions, ensuring defined objectives are achieved whilst continually maintaining quality and service requirement.
Operate within the functionality of the appropriate tools and techniques (e.g. Autocad, Inventor, Foran etc) as directed by his/her supervisor.
Produce and develop designs in line with specifications and all quality and technical standards, and carry out detail design appraisals in assigned areas to ensure all standards are maintained, taking due cognisance of Designing for Production.
Carry out investigations into operational problems or developments, develop, and prepare solutions, individually or as a member of a team.
Support the development of best practice to increase the capability, performance of tools and processes
To identify personal training requirements, skills gaps and development requirements in own discipline.
Keep up to date in relevant technical areas, develop skills and capabilities to be able to provide more effective services (seeking and sharing good practice and knowledge to continuously improve practices), and supply technical support and expertise to others as required.
Conduct ship trials and surveys.Key skills required for the Design Engineer - Structures
Extensive Structural Design experience within Shipbuilding
Provide help and direction to less experienced team members to support both their effective working and their development.
Answer Technical queries about his/her own work and that of subordinates within their level of knowledge and competency.
Requires detailed and comprehensive understanding of design concepts and principles relating to the relevant engineering discipline (mechanical, electrical or structural). Has significant experience and able to apply knowledge to a wide range of design issues.If you are a Design Engineer with Structures experience looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other opportunities please contact Mark Ellis on or phone (phone number removed).
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