Based in Clevedon, North Somerset
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
The leading global supplier of bearings for the Aerospace industry is currently looking to recruit a proactive and high calibre Product Engineer with a background within the Aerospace and/or bearing industry. As part of the Aerospace Product Engineering Team, you would take ownership of the spherical bearing / self-lubricating range of product and will be responsible for all aspects of the technical proposal and helping ensure a first class service is delivered to clients at all times.
You would be responsible for understanding customers’ technical requirements relating to new and existing self-lubricating spherical plain bearings. You will be tasked with preparing technical proposals and reports, as well as analysing stress, safety, reliability, installation, efficient and environmental impact. You would be expected to monitor and analyse product performance on a regular basis, plus support the technical training of personnel within your sphere.
The ideal candidate will hold a degree in Engineering or an HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering and will have significant experience in product design or application engineering within fast-paced manufacturing environments. Project management skills would be an advantage in the role, as would previous experience within the aerospace industry. Experience and knowledge of CAD design, FEA and DFMEA is also highly desirable.
You will be a results oriented individual with excellent communication and organisational skills, as well as an analytical approach to problem solving plus the ability to learn and implement new methods and processes. European travel will also form part of your role on occasion so flexibility and a willingness to travel will also be required.
The company is a world leader in its field, with over 40,000 employees in more than 130 countries around the world. Business growth coupled with a commitment to reinforcing its market leading position have led to this fantastic opportunity for an accomplished Electrical/Mechanical Engineer to join at an exciting time in the company’s development.
To apply for the Product Engineer role please submit your CV and a covering letter quoting reference SKF27.
This role may be suitable for you if you have a background in any of the following: Product Engineer, Applications Engineer, Manufacturing Engineering, Project Engineer, Production Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Aerospace Engineer, Product Engineering Manager.
This job would be suitable for candidates based in: Clevedon, North Somerset, Bristol, Weston-Super-Mare, Cardiff, Newport, Caldicot, Bath, Cheddar, Frome, Wells, Bridgwater, Taunton.