Senior Operations Engineer

  • Location

    Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £28.49 - £28.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Mark Cunliffe

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Senior Operations Engineer required to support all elements of the preparation, development of installations within the core load department. Responsible for stakeholder management, documentation of design work and continuous improvement based on previous major projects. Support the manager with process mapping and delivery of core elements within the project.

The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

Support in the development of department processes, produce department documentation and developing process solutions

Liaise with planning and other technical departments and understand, develop and implement greater customer and external relations and

Develop and mentor new employees and team members while identifying own development opportunities

Apply the Quality and HS&E Management System documentation, e.g. Process Instructions, Workmanship Standards, Risk Assessments etc. and ensure all work adheres to HS&E rules and control measures

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience of the following:

To have a recognised trade background or equivalent experience and a Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Mechanical work or equivalent

Manufacturing Engineering experience (and the related toolsets eg. CAD and SAP)

Experience of sheet metal (process and manufacture)

Knowledge or at least recognition of relevant engineering standards (including safety and environmental regulations)

Good communication skills

Skilled in the use of standard Microsoft packages

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance