Project Engineer (Avionics)

35000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual
09 Nov 2016
03 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Role: Project Engineer (Avionics)
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Defence/Aerospace
Location: Gloucestershire
Rate: ??35,000 to ??38,000 per annum


Our client is an established training solutions provider working in the defence/aerospace industry. After a successful year of sustained growth and substantial contract wins they are looking to supplement their growing engineering team with experienced and confident Project Engineer.

Job Role

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Project Engineer shall work as part of an integrated project team and be accountable to the Senior Project Engineer for the coordination and progression of assigned project activities; including planning, implementation and monitoring. Responsibilities include ensuring deliverable requirements; associated work tasks and design solutions are accurately identified, understood and executed to achieve project goals in a timely manner to budget.

Working closely with the project lead mechanical and electrical system design engineers the Project Engineer shall be responsible for the technical development of hardware design solutions which are economical to manufacture, inspect, test and maintain whilst compliant to relevant statutory and regulatory requirements. Proactive project control shall be supported by creation and maintenance of effective records, reports and metrics


-Coordinating and monitoring assigned hardware projects to ensure the contracted deliverables are accurately established, effectively planned and implemented, to budget and of the required standard.
-Ensuring that the product technical requirements are adequately specified and managed to ensure:
>fit for purpose design solutions that are compliant with applicable statutory and regulatory requirements and other project specified standards; and
>uncontrolled scope creep is mitigated.
-Producing technical specifications to define internal or outsourced design and manufacture solutions.
-Evaluating the development of design solutions that are economical to manufacture, inspect, test and maintain.
-Reviewing drawings and part lists to verify compliancy with specified requirements.
-Producing technical publications, test instructions and reports, compliancy reports, technical construction files, work packages and other project related documentation.
-Developing and maintaining suitably detailed work plans, schedules and effective progress and compliancy tracking techniques to ensure visibility and accountability to support achievement of the overall programme delivery plan.
-Ensuring timely identification of potential points of failure and implementing appropriate mitigation measures.
-Ensuring risks, assumptions, dependencies, limitations and opportunities are identified, accurately documented and managed.
-Ensuring sufficiently detailed budgets are identified for the work breakdown and that all work tasks are effectively allocated and accurately booked.
-Developing and maintaining effective liaison within the project team, and with suppliers, sub-contractors, customers and partners.
-Maintaining configuration control of project data and ensuring data is identified and controlled in relation to applicable security classification.


-Accomplished design engineer with minimum of HNC/HND qualification.
-Extensive engineering experience in electro-mechanical design and manufacturing environment.
-Ability to relate to and adapt the skills necessary to successfully control project activities of varying technical and commercial complexity.
-Ability to develop, implement and maintain effective plans.
-Good IT skills and experienced with Microsoft Office applications including MS Office and MS Project.
-Commitment to quality with a good attention to detail.

To make an application for this role please submit your CV or for more information call .

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Design Engineers, Analysis Engineers, Stress Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Software Engineers, Design Office Manager, Electrical Engineers, Mechanical Design Engineer, Project Managers, Project Engineers, Draughtsman and Programme Managers.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy