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Stress Engineer

  • Location: Prestwick
  • Salary: £38.00 - £39.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Joe Bancroft
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 12 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BH78228JS_1656668304

Opportunities like this don't come around often… would you like the challenge of supporting a business making an impact on some of the biggest projects in the UK defence market right now? Do you have what it takes? Yes? Then this is the job for you!!

Due to continued investment, this manufacturing business at the cutting edge of technology is searching for the perfect Stress Engineer to join their growing team in Prestwick working on a Hybrid basis for an initial 12-month contract. This role pays £38.57 per hour.

The successful candidate will be awarded with this phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry.

The Role

Within the Stress Engineer role, you'll be responsible for:

* Resolution of technical issues ensuring product safety and engineering integrity is not compromised by detailed stress and durability analysis using a variety of approved methods.
* Ensure continued flow of F-35 aircraft assembly operations and support sustainment actions.
* Review, check and approve work undertaken.
* Identify and review potential design easements with Airframe PT and assist implementation.
* Review engineering corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence of common issues.


To succeed within the Stress Engineer role, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

* Progress aircraft build line issues in line with Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
* Progress and resolve technical issues to ensure effective and timely resolution in line with Engineering governance.
* Checking and approval of non-conformances to achieve agreed SLA.
* Reduce recurring issues by progressing resolution through supporting implementation of effective corrective actions/design easements.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

* Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
* Achieve a work/life balance
* Work on long term contracts
* Develop your skills at a prestigious company
* Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Stress Engineer, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence team via the 'apply now' button.

Not currently available? We'd still like to hear from you! This business is growing considerably in the upcoming months, and JAM will be supporting with the pipelining for their contract labour.

***PLEASE NOTE: Start dates are imminent so apply now!!!***

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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