Primary engineering contact for all special welding and braze processes and support cells.
Directs the planning, design, engineering, procurement, cost, scheduling, construction, commissioning and troubleshooting activities of multiple major projects by coordinating effort of various internal departments, project teams and outside consulting resources.
Analyzes, develops and recommends methods to meet production requirements, improve economy and quality, and reduce turn-around-times for products and/or processes with supporting cost analysis.
Prepares conceptual and detailed design of major engineering projects requiring mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and structural considerations. Prepares technical reports for internal use and for submission to local technical authorities including operation and preventative maintenance instructions for in-house designed systems.
Manages approved project time lines.
Provides technical and financial data for preparation of project justification and cost benefit analysis.
Organizes and provides input into engineering projects and required resources (staff and financial), according to department and project requirements.
Develops proposals and cost estimates; estimates project needs including equipment, materials and personnel; schedules work to meet completion dates and technical specifications; ensures facilities are in compliance with federal, municipal and provincial electrical, fire, building, health and safety codes.
Reviews, evaluates and approves contracts for work to be performed by consultants and outside contractors; monitors budgets, approves plans and designs and resolves problems as they arise.
Monitors all work in progress to ensure that quality and engineering standards are met and that designs are effective through the entire process; approves changes to designs or schedules as necessary. Produces periodic project status reports comparing actual to forecasted time-line.
Acts as a liaison with internal and external customers, assuring satisfaction with progress and quality.
Participates in projects as a team member and/or team project leader.
Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting immediately any unsafe practices/conditions.
Carries out special duties as assigned.
* 4 year Bachelor of Science degree in aerospace, mechanical, manufacturing, materials or industrial engineering.
* Minimum 3 years experience with gas turbine engine component repair.
* Knowledge of gas turbine engine maintenance, theory, and performance.
* Knowledge of aerospace materials and manufacturing processes (i.e. bonding, metal spray, welding, machining, heat treatment, non-destructive testing).
*Ability to read and interpret engine manual repair instructions, inspection criteria, and part blue prints.
* Strong technical writing skills, interpersonal communication skills, and proficient computer skills are a must.
* Ability to make quick decisions in a fast paced and high part volume environment.
* Working knowledge of precision measurement instruments and gauges.
* Must be a US Citizen or a US Permanent Resident per ITAR regulations.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Founded in 1911, StandardAero has become one of the world aerospace industry’s largest independent maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) providers. Our company’s success is the outgrowth of the synergistic merger of businesses with complementary specialties that have exponentially increased our capabilities and generated unprecedented customer commitment and value. Now partnered with and owned by Veritas Capital, StandardAero offers extensive MRO services and custom solutions for business aviation, commercial aviation, military and industrial power customers in more than 80 nations around the world. More than 3,500 professional, administrative and technical employees work in a dozen major facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia, with an additional 13 strategically located regional service and support centers. Services include MRO for aircraft and rotorcraft engines, auxiliary power units and components; airframe services including major alterations; FAA authorized avionics capabilities; comprehensive engineering services; and custom exterior and interior design, completion and paint. We provide these capabilities through our network of specialized facilities and mobile service teams.