3 months ago
Title: Junior composite materials engineer
Request Number: ENG
Number of positions to fill: 1
Location: Mississauga (Ontario)
Organisational Unit: 3052-Engineering Materials - Mississauga
Posting Start Date: 2017-11-23
Organization Profile: Pratt & Whitney Canada is one of the world’s leaders in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines powering commercial and regional airplanes, as well as general aviation aircraft and helicopters. Our strong reputation for highly skilled personnel (10,000 employees across the globe), our reliable engines and our exceptional aftermarket support service network attract customers from all over the world (over 190 countries).
General responsibilities of the position: Within the department of Materials Engineering, you will act as an expert advisor to various stakeholders such as Designers, Drafting, Project Engineers, Structures Analysts, Repair and Overhaul.
You will be a part of an exciting and diversified team with a scope of expertise that includes material properties, heat treatment, coating protection, welding, brazing processes, and engineering approval of suppliers on-site.
Specific responsibilities of position: -Support designers in the selection of composite materials based on engine function / environment;
-Support designers in the selection of coatings for composites based on engine function / environment: - erosion, corrosion, structural bonding, adhesive bonding, epoxy coatings;
-Advise on Repair Schemes / Quality Non-conformances for composites; epoxy filling;
-Research and respond to a variety of material property-related questions from Designers, Project Engineering, and Customer Support etc.;
-Design tests and manage logistics for the purposes of material property characterization, when required;
-Review and approve drawing;
- Travel to for Supplier for process reviews, Process Walk and Technical input to suppliers / Engineering intent verification;
-Write technical Memos, Specifications and Materials Engineering Best Practices;
-Manage Data and statistical analysis capability.
Qualifications required: -Bachelors or Masters in Materials engineering with 1 or 2 years working on properties of composite materials;
-PhD in composite materials in a strong asset;
-Excellent communication skills in English;
-Able to work under pressure and adapt to changes in priorities;
-Strong sense of customer service;
-Adaptable, autonomous and rigorous approach;
-Willingness to learn and to share knowledge.
Field of studies: Engineering
Additional Information: Diversity and Equal Opportunity Employment
P&WC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any legally-protected factors.