Materials Laboratory Engineer

  • Location

    Yeovil, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Sue Orr

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Morson has an on going contract for a Materials Laboratory Engineer to work at a Major Aerospace Company in Yeovil, Somerset.

Job Details:


Provide specialist technical support to Aircraft Operations on a range of special processes.


Supplier Approval - Initial approval and 3 yearly revalidation of Client suppliers:

  • Perform a technical assessment of the suppliers compliance to Client requirements.
  • Note: This review is performed at the Client using material presented by the supplier.
  • Feeding back to Supplier to resolve issues

Internal Approval Initial approval and 3 yearly revalidation

  • Supporting the generation of data packs to demonstrate compliance to the Client requirements
  • Perform a technical assessment of the data packs, in terms of their regulatory approvals, tooling and facilities, material, qualification and working practices
  • Feeding back to the Internal Plant to resolve issues

Operator Approval - Initial approval and 3 yearly revalidation of Client production operators:

  • Develop and deliver classroom based theory training and examinations.
  • Assess compliance to engineering standards by means of a practical assessment in the production environment.
  • Assess the competence of production operators based on the examination and practical assessment.

Provide a focus for the resolution of production issues.

Oil and Fuel Testing:

Perform hydraulic particle and fuel particle and water content analysis in a backup role.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent level of qualification
  • Technical knowledge and practical experience on a range of the special processes.
  • Working knowledge of fuels and lubricants used in aircraft and their working limits
  • Good communication skills including verbal and written
  • Flexible and conscientious approach

  • Computer literate with Microsoft Office software

Please send cv or ring Sue Orr on 01925 403205 for more details