This position deals with the design, modification, integration, testing
and certification for the refurbishment and completion of corporate
aircraft. The candidate will maintain an active involvement in every step
throughout the lifecycle of the modification, completion, integration, and
airworthiness certification process once a project is initiated.
SPECIFIC ACCOUNTABILITIESThe Structural Engineer shall:
Perform a variety of engineering work including aircraft structural design and analysis of repairs as well as modifications and integration of interior and exterior components. Be involved in the creation of conceptual and detailed designs for permanent structural provisions required to integrate an interior modification or a completion on corporate aircraft. Additional responsibilities may include writing detailed structural substantiation reports for aircraft modifications and other technical reports required to obtain FAA Field and STC approvals. Also reviews and checks engineering drawings, plans, computations, estimates and reports for completeness, accuracy, and soundness.Must follow all Health, Safety, and Environment policies at all times Some off-site travel for projects and extended hours on/off-site may be required from time to time Other specific duties assigned by supervisor or management. Job Requirements:
EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS
A degree in engineering or qualifying years of experience with preference given to candidates who have a background in corporate aircraft completion and interior modifications.Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in Corporate Aviation.
In addition:Excellent communication, project management, and computer skills - Excel, Word, AutoCAD, and SolidWorks required Expertise in design, testing, risk analysis, project management Candidates must have excellent report writing, problem resolution, communication, and presentation skills Candidates must have knowledge of aviation interior fabrication and integration as it pertains to production methodologies and have demonstrated experience in the use of this in the aviation industry.Ability and experience in performing structural analysis via classical hand calculations, SolidWorks Simulation and FEMAP/FEA. Knowledge of FAA 14 CFR Part 23 & Part 25 aircraft certifications requirements and the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) process.
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and shall not be considered as a conclusive description of all work required in
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