Certification Engineer

Recruiter
Acro Aircraft Seating Limited
Location
Crawley
Posted
20 Nov 2017
Closes
03 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Acro has an excellent opportunity for a Certification Engineer with experience in aircraft seating / interiors to join our fast-growing business Location: Crawley (RH11) Salary: Competitive EXCELLENT BENEFITS Regular company events and corporate meetings 25 days holiday bank holidays Pension and healthcare schemes Retail discounts 1pm finish on a Friday This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Certification Engineer to add value to our business by compiling, reviewing and submitting certification and technical publishing documentation for the seating projects, keep up to date with regulatory materials and develop best practice processes and documentations for the business whilst working closely with the external authorities. Working within the Engineering Department, the Certification Engineer will lead a range of certification activities across multiple seating projects. This is a great opportunity to work closely with the relevant authorities and airframe manufacturers to deliver certification documents and activities in line with the programme and business requirements. Key areas of focus will include static, dynamic, flammability, HIC and environmental certification plans and reports. To be successful in this position you will have/ be; An Engineering degree and significant post-graduate experience within certification. Previous experience of applying certification activities to aircraft seating or aircraft interiors. Demonstrable experience of writing and reviewing test plans, reports and qualification documents. The ability to analyse and recommend a course of action and/or provide innovative solutions. A confidence in making clear and unambiguous decisions in a fast paced and pressured environment. A natural ability to communicate across a business and build relationships internally as well as externally with authorities. Experience of authoring modification paperwork for an Aerospace application. Demonstrable experience of dealing with Aerospace authorities and airframe manufacturers. Previous experience as a CVE for a part 21 (A)DOA highly desired. Strong negotiation, project management, structured problem solving and organisation skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our innovative and award winning high growth business and add significant value to the Engineering division and contribute to the leading edge next generation of aircraft seating design. Once you apply for this position your CV will then be held on our central database, if for any reason you do not wish for us to retain your details please contact us at . If your application is successful, you will be contacted direct in due course. Acro Aircraft Seating is an equal opportunities employer. This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959572191