Mechanical DesignersApply Requisition ID 149597BR Date updated 10/29/2019
Broughton, Nr Chester
Summary of Role:
The Mechanical Designer responsible for the mechanical integration of mission equipment onto special mission aircraft. The program is fast paced and requires experienced designers. Working within the full life cycle of the products from initial scheming to in-service issues, to deliver on complex solo or multiple projects simultaneously to the highest quality. Reporting to the Drawing Office Manager and liaising with electrical and mechanical engineers.
- Experience with Creo /Catia/SolidWorks/AutoCAD/or other CAD packages.
- Solid modelling and design maturation of sub-system components.
- Creation and modification of engineering drawings
- Technical support in design and management of work packages from concept to release.
- HNC in Aerospace or Mechanical design with aerospace experience or alternatively a highly regulated/safety critical industry
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to show your own initiative.
- Good problem solving abilities.
- Good team working skills , ability to take a proactive approach to dealing with day to day tasks
- Attention to detail, detail-orientated, efficient and perform self-verification of own work and of others.
- Customer focus, aware of deadlines and good time management.
- Ability to gather and collate information and act upon the data
- Ability to work under own initiative, to take the lead of your own requirements within the project.
- Manufacturing experience, fabrication, machining, composites
- Knowledge of systems in an aerospace environment - such as avionics, electrical power.
- Understanding of Stress requirements
- Experience in Model Based Design
Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (Raytheon UK will sponsor as required)
For further details on Raytheon AISR visit - https://www.raytheon.com/uk/capabilities/raytheon-in-the-uk/airborneisr
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets.
Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions.
With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass
Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.
25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success.
Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.
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United Kingdom - Broughton
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