Project Engineer

Leighton Buzzard
£25k - 45k per year
07 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Engineer

Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

£25,000 to £45,000  

We have such a broad salary as we are hiring both Graduates & Project Engineers. 

B/E Aerospace, in Leighton Buzzard, is the sole supplier of galleys and trolley compartments for the Airbus A350.  Our business is rapidly expanding and ramping up as the new aircraft enters production and with the impact of this programme alone means that production rates will increase from typically one ship-set per month to 13 per month. This will be sustained for at least the next ten years, with further programmes expecting to be added to the portfolio.  If you want to be part of a major strategic programme, then this could be the opportunity for you.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Associate Project Engineer will be working with the Head of Version Engineers, Project Engineers to deliver a technically complaint product and development in terms of a platform from which to transition into a Project Engineering role.

The Project Engineer is responsible for the ensuring delivery of technical aspects of a significant project within a major program. The role will involve liaison with Customers (Airframe and Airline), and integrated program teams.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Candidates for these positions will hold an Engineering degree or HNC/ONC in a design related field with proven related experience where you have managed multiple projects.  You will have a sound engineering capability and experience to create effective engineered solutions based on interior design and will be a competent user of the incumbent CAD and data management systems. You will have significant experience leading a project engineering team in a matrix organization, and a new product introduction environment with experience of monitoring and delivering a technical project plan, including budgets and customer facing experience.  With the ability to communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation and the aptitude to work without direct supervision, you will be IT literate and will have a flexible approach as you may be required to travel.   Experience of using Catia v5 would be desirable, however is not essential.


  • Cashback Healthcare Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday + BH

If you feel as though you meet the above criteria then please apply now! 

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