The opportunity exists for a dedicated Reliability Engineer to join an expanding European Operator with a growing site in the UK. The organisation specialises in aircraft supply chain. Reporting to the Technical Director you will join a small team of Engineers responsible for:
*Monitoring of system and component reliability on all aircraft parts
*Review of service bulletins and component bulletins and comment on behalf of the reliability department.
*Recommend specific minimum company modification standards for components that are likely to cause in-service problems.
*Liaise with aircraft and equipment manufacturers to develop modifications to equipment that have given reliability or operational problems with a view to improving reliability or replacing with improved hardware.
*Assist in the production of reliability reports, attendance at reliability meetings, production of specific component reports.
*Review of strip reports to identify trends and confirm correct repair activity.
*Identify potential warranty claims relating to low cycle removal or poor previous repair workmanship based on strip report findings and report to senior staff.
Skills and attributes:
*Highly organised and able to liaise at a moderate technical level with staff of all levels.
*A basic understanding of aircraft and their systems is necessary and previous experience within a reliability department would be an advantage, however, candidates with academic engineering qualifications or equivalent would also be acceptable.
*Ability to manage time and follow task prioritise set by senior department staff.
*Must be computer literate and familiar with the basic functions of Microsoft Office suite.
*Ability to write clear reports is required.