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Composite Production Engineer

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • £32.00 - £35.00 per hour

Composite Production Engineer

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Portsmouth as a Composite Production Engineer.

The role will be an initial 6 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to provide production engineering capabilities across a broad spectrum of projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Interact with Project Management, SDA & PEM and Production Management as required.
  • Support on major engineering projects from requirements definition through to delivery.
  • Provide sound estimates for engineering work carried out production times.
  • Use SAP for Parts and parts list Creation, Task lists, Drawings BOMS, Routings and problem solving.
  • Produce Works instructions for manufacturing to cover the production steps and the required testing to provide appropriate design assurance.
  • Ensure correct configuration management within Teamcenter and SAP.
  • Review of Design and drawing suitability for production.
  • Create detailed 3D models and 2D drawings, for a wide range of products. Produce drawings in accordance with BS8888 Engineering Drawing standards.
  • Implement design changes and provide post-delivery support and resolve obsolescence issues.
  • Conducting all activities in a professional manner delivering design solutions to agreed time, cost and quality to meet project or business milestones
  • Ensuring that work is undertaken in accordance with Company, Safety, Environmental, contractual and local business processes, standards, procedures and documentation
  • Drafting, vetting and editing technical reports or other documents relevant to, or required by, a particular task in order to ensure that technical findings can be successfully communicated with recipients
  • Participation in the preparation and submission of technical proposals and tenders as directed by the bid manager in order to provide costed proposals for future work.
  • Maintaining accurate records of all manufacturing tooling design related work in accordance with relevant extant procedures to ensure a complete design record of work undertaken

Key skills & qualifications

  • Honours Degress in Composite Materials/Engineering or Naval Architecture is desirable
  • Normally qualified to BEng degree level or HND/HNC with relevant manufacturing experience; in marine engineering, small craft design, marine technology or mechanical; or equivalent level of experience.
  • Applies depth and breadth of expertise of Composite Production Engineering to complex Engineering problems
  • Experience with SAP.
  • Experienced in 3D modelling, ideally using Siemens NX, and 2D drafting (Autocad or similar) for production and manufacturing.
  • Understanding of the design process in order to support Design for Manufacture.
  • Good Understanding of Product Safety and SHE and the participation in HAZIDs.
  • Knowledge and experience in Composite production materials and techniques.
  • Good knowledge of Small Craft systems including electrical, fuel, bilge etc.Chartered Engineer or equivalent experience

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Portsmouth

Rate: £35.98 per hour (Inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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