Design Engineer Co. Down Engineer career job vacancy Manufacturing Engineer Kilkeel Northern Ireland
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Materials Engineer Job in Co. Down
In partnership with its client CPL is currently seeking a Materials Engineer to join an innovative company with a global presence.
Duties and Responsibilities of Materials Engineer Job:
The job holder will be responsible for researching, testing and the qualification of all materials employed in composite components designed in-house.
- Research, test and qualify new materials, for use in composite components that offer performance advantages in relation to those currently available.
- Co-ordinate with Universities and external organisations to define and participate in research projects that advance the state of the art of the materials employed within our composite components.
- Provide technical leadership and guidance to the Engineering Team and other multi-disciplinary teams across the facility in all material related matters.
- Lead optimisation initiatives to bring about cost, weight and performance improvements in components designed and manufactured in-house.
- Lead all mechanical testing trials, ensuring they are conducted in accordance with the relevant standard and all test data is stored in the mechanical test database.
- Lead shop floor trials investigating material behaviour throughout the manufacturing processes used on-site.
- Develop and maintain Material Specification Documents and Material Registers.
- Contributing to culture of continuous improvement within the unit.
- · Any other duties as required to support the business needs.
- Degree qualification in Materials, Chemistry, Engineering or related discipline.
- Relevant experience within a manufacturing environment.
- A background in composites, chemistry, materials or engineering.
- Project management experience from initial research to implementation.
- Experience of composite materials, manufacturing techniques, testing standards and data analysis.
- Experience of certification in an aerospace environment.
- Experience in Math CAD software.
To apply or for further information please contact Clare O'Hare on 028 302 53455or e-mail through the link below.
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