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Charge Design Engineer (Munitions)

  • Monmouthshire
  • Contract
  • £25.00 - £30.00 per annum



  • Minimum- Degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering
  • 3 Years experience in the Chemical/Chemical Engineering industry
  • Experience of hazard identification, risk assessment and mitigation in support of trial or test activities.
  • Experience in the planning and conduct of evaluation trials.
  • Proven ability to take ownership, prioritise and deliver objectives within development projects to ensure completion within agreed time-scales and to required standard
  • A good understanding of project/risk management and the ability to use associated tools and techniques
  • IT Literate
  • Applicants must be self-motivated, able to demonstrate good planning and organisational skills, have good technical and chemistry knowledge, show initiative and be able to work under pressure
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are essential, together with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate a proven capability in development projects in particular system integration


  • A knowledge of gun propellants
  • A working knowledge of the propelling charge design process
  • A working knowledge of the chemistry of propellants and their ingredients
  • Experience in the use of mathematical modelling
  • Familiarity with the Life Cycle Management (LCM) process
  • A working knowledge of Systems Engineering and Engineering design would be an advantage
  • Advanced data analysis and computing skills
  • Advanced report writing skills
  • Competent presentation skills

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