Job vacancy - Capability Development Engineer

Position: Capability Development Engineer
Reference: CHacs1
Location: Ramsgate
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum

The Role of Capability Development Engineer, you will efficiently and effectively deliver the day-to-day operation of the Engineering department, undertaking tasks under the direction of the Engineering Services Manager. As the Capability Development Engineer, you will ensure all projects are delivered on time and within budget, Supporting the control for Environmental, Health, Safety and Quality, maintaining compliance with all industry standard regulations.

  • Undertake technical evaluation of hydraulic, pneumatic & electro/mechanical aircraft components and associated systems to deliver engineering solutions.
  • Design and build of test equipment within budget capable of meeting exacting standards.
  • Produce design documentation, drawings, and calculations.
  • Offer technical backup, in the event of equipment breakdown and fault finding.
  • Offer support to 5 Why and 8D investigations to identify and resolve quality issues in a timely manner.
  • Focus on continual development and implementation of lean management processes and operational excellence.
  • Identify, negotiate, and engage with suppliers and contractors to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget.
  • Plan and maintain projects in an efficient, cost-effective manner, ensuring delivery to meet / exceed customer service expectations.
  • Adhere to industry standard QA rules and regulations.

To be successful in this role of the Capability Development Engineer, we would love to speak to anyone who has experience of:

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience working within an engineering role.
  • Experience working with hydraulics and mechanical assemblies. (Desirable)
  • Experience of reading and interpreting technical drawings and documents.
  • Experience using 2D CAD package. (Desirable)
  • Experience of managing small to medium size projects.

If you feel that you have all the skills for the Capability Development Engineer position, please apply for the role with your CV and an employee from ACS Performance will get in touch.