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Composite Engineers


STS Aviation Group
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Job type: Contract/Locum
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Category: Engineers
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Duties:

  • Develop and implement solutions to Engineering issues for all types of problems.
  • Analyze and substantiate moderately complex repair and modification designs using standard accepted industry practices.
  • Produce technical analysis for which FAA approval can be obtained to ensure compliance with all appropriate regulatory, customer, OEM, Company, operations, and maintenance requirements.
  • Create various types of engineering drawings using common CAD software such as AutoCAD and Solidworks.
  • Ensure and confirm that all applicable customer, OEM, regulatory, and maintenance requirements are met.
  • Approve engineering documents within authorized signatory level.
  • Participate in the development of work statements and hour estimates in support of proposals.
  • Represent Company on engineering technical matters with OEM’s, customers, operators, and regulatory authorities.
  • Interact in a professional manner with members of internal and external organizations.
  • Independently evaluate, select, and adapt to situations.
  • Modify techniques, procedures and criteria to solve problems encountered.
  • Monitor and approve engineering use of Customer, OEM, and other technical data to ensure compliance with all appropriate regulations and requirements.
  • Ensure projects are accomplished within a reasonable time frame as defined by a Project Lead or Engineering Management.
  • Position may require overnight travel, being on-call, and responding to technical AOG situations during off hours.
  • Assist Engineering Management with additional tasks when business needs arise.
  • Review existing technical data, technical drawings, and previous history for entire airframe structure; avionics, indication, lighting, and electrical systems; mechanical / hydraulic systems and components; engine pylon/struts; and landing gear.
  • Background should be familiar with composite structures and components.
  • Provide written technical accomplishment instructions for aircraft and component repairs or modifications to maintenance, customer, and regulatory authorities as necessary.
  • Communicate technical details of repair or modification designs through technical writing and computer drafting functions.
  • Coordinate and assist in implementing new policies and procedures within the Engineering department to help improve efficiency.
  • Lead activities of engineering staff at the discretion of Engineering Management to achieve accurate and timely completion of modifications and repairs during maintenance and component overhaul visits.
  • Plan, review, organize, and prioritizes engineering tasks to ensure Engineering completes tasks and maintains responsiveness in order to maintain aircraft, component, and engineering program schedules.
  • Provides primary point of contact between customer representatives and/or internal customers and Company’s Engineering to ensure consistent action in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Carries out the policies and procedures of the Company, and Company Engineering and notifies Engineering Management when these procedures are not followed.

Related Experience/Education:

  • Strong knowledge of aircraft and component level composite structures and properties.
  • Ability to prioritize and work without strong supervision and guidance.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with variables in an environment where limited standardization exists.
  • Must be adaptable and flexible at all times and apply their knowledge and skills to develop creative solutions to a wide variety of unique design, modification, and repair problems encountered.
  • Strong PC skills will include e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet, communications, operating systems, and basic computer drafting skills.
  • Ability to accomplish basic stress analysis and substantiation for complex repairs or modifications using standard accepted industry practices and other structural design methodologies.
  • Ability to understand regulatory requirements for airworthiness, for the FAA and various foreign authorities (JAA, JAR, CAA, DGAC, CAAC, etc.) and include in engineering documents, drawings and designs.
  • Ability to understand and apply information from Structural Repair Manuals (SRMs), Aircraft Maintenance Manuals (MMs), Illustrated Parts Catalogs (IPCs), Service Bulletins (SBs) and other aircraft reference materials.
  • Ability to interpret and use aircraft manufacturing, assembly, and installation drawings.
  • Assertive communication skills are required.
  • The engineer should have a BS degree in an engineering discipline (mechanical or aeronautical preferred), or equivalent with a minimum of six (6) years in a related engineering field, or possess a combination of education, experience, and aptitude (as determined by Engineering Management).

STS AeroStaff Services offers direct deposits / electric payroll, an awesome medical insurance program, cash advances and the opportunity to refer a friend for compensation.

We know it takes great people to do great work, and if you’re interested in joining the STS Aviation Group family, we encourage you to apply on this page. Have questions? Give us a call at .

Thanks for taking the time, and we look forward to hearing from you soon.

—–
Job ID: 36644

Duties:

  • Develop and implement solutions to Engineering issues for all types of problems.
  • Analyze and substantiate moderately complex repair and modification designs using standard accepted industry practices.
  • Produce technical analysis for which FAA approval can be obtained to ensure compliance with all appropriate regulatory, customer, OEM, Company, operations, and maintenance requirements.
  • Create various types of engineering drawings using common CAD software such as AutoCAD and Solidworks.
  • Ensure and confirm that all applicable customer, OEM, regulatory, and maintenance requirements are met.
  • Approve engineering documents within authorized signatory level.
  • Participate in the development of work statements and hour estimates in support of proposals.
  • Represent Company on engineering technical matters with OEM’s, customers, operators, and regulatory authorities.
  • Interact in a professional manner with members of internal and external organizations.
  • Independently evaluate, select, and adapt to situations.
  • Modify techniques, procedures and criteria to solve problems encountered.
  • Monitor and approve engineering use of Customer, OEM, and other technical data to ensure compliance with all appropriate regulations and requirements.
  • Ensure projects are accomplished within a reasonable time frame as defined by a Project Lead or Engineering Management.
  • Position may require overnight travel, being on-call, and responding to technical AOG situations during off hours.
  • Assist Engineering Management with additional tasks when business needs arise.
  • Review existing technical data, technical drawings, and previous history for entire airframe structure; avionics, indication, lighting, and electrical systems; mechanical / hydraulic systems and components; engine pylon/struts; and landing gear.
  • Background should be familiar with composite structures and components.
  • Provide written technical accomplishment instructions for aircraft and component repairs or modifications to maintenance, customer, and regulatory authorities as necessary.
  • Communicate technical details of repair or modification designs through technical writing and computer drafting functions.
  • Coordinate and assist in implementing new policies and procedures within the Engineering department to help improve efficiency.
  • Lead activities of engineering staff at the discretion of Engineering Management to achieve accurate and timely completion of modifications and repairs during maintenance and component overhaul visits.
  • Plan, review, organize, and prioritizes engineering tasks to ensure Engineering completes tasks and maintains responsiveness in order to maintain aircraft, component, and engineering program schedules.
  • Provides primary point of contact between customer representatives and/or internal customers and Company’s Engineering to ensure consistent action in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Carries out the policies and procedures of the Company, and Company Engineering and notifies Engineering Management when these procedures are not followed.

Related Experience/Education:

  • Strong knowledge of aircraft and component level composite structures and properties.
  • Ability to prioritize and work without strong supervision and guidance.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with variables in an environment where limited standardization exists.
  • Must be adaptable and flexible at all times and apply their knowledge and skills to develop creative solutions to a wide variety of unique design, modification, and repair problems encountered.
  • Strong PC skills will include e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet, communications, operating systems, and basic computer drafting skills.
  • Ability to accomplish basic stress analysis and substantiation for complex repairs or modifications using standard accepted industry practices and other structural design methodologies.
  • Ability to understand regulatory requirements for airworthiness, for the FAA and various foreign authorities (JAA, JAR, CAA, DGAC, CAAC, etc.) and include in engineering documents, drawings and designs.
  • Ability to understand and apply information from Structural Repair Manuals (SRMs), Aircraft Maintenance Manuals (MMs), Illustrated Parts Catalogs (IPCs), Service Bulletins (SBs) and other aircraft reference materials.
  • Ability to interpret and use aircraft manufacturing, assembly, and installation drawings.
  • Assertive communication skills are required.
  • The engineer should have a BS degree in an engineering discipline (mechanical or aeronautical preferred), or equivalent with a minimum of six (6) years in a related engineering field, or possess a combination of education, experience, and aptitude (as determined by Engineering Management).

STS AeroStaff Services offers direct deposits / electric payroll, an awesome medical insurance program, cash advances and the opportunity to refer a friend for compensation.

We know it takes great people to do great work, and if you’re interested in joining the STS Aviation Group family, we encourage you to apply on this page. Have questions? Give us a call at .

Thanks for taking the time, and we look forward to hearing from you soon.

—–
Job ID: 36644


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