Matchtech

Project Engineer - Product Safety

5 days left

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Location
South Wales
Salary
£24.73 per hour
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Aug 2017
Ref
EMP396209
Contact
Tanya Hind
Sector
Defence
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:



Would you like to join a multi-disciplined engineering development team involved in the development, design, manufacture and test of a number of new and legacy munitions products for UK and export customers? We have a vacancy for a Project Engineer to be involved with ensuring the safety of medium calibre products in South Wales.



As a Project Engineer (Product Safety), you will be involved in the identification of product design failure modes and translating these into design definitions and process controls. This position will be primarily based in Glascoed, Monmouthshire, however, occasional travel to other manufacturing and test and evaluation will be necessary.



Responsibilities will include the following:



* Development of Design Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (DFMEA) for munitions products
* Identification and documentation of the critical design features that govern the safety of munitions products
* Development of process controls (Process Flows, Process Failure Modes and Effects Analyses (PFMEA) and Process Control Plans (PCP)) for the munitions manufacturing processes
* Conducting capability analyses on existing processes to determine capability gaps
* Facilitating workshops to elicit Subject Matter Expert (SME) knowledge



Competencies/Skills and Expertise include the following:



Essential

* Degree or BTEC (HNC) or equivalent in a technically-based discipline (mechanical or chemical)
* Available for immediate start
* Proven development experience in the Engineering industry
* Experience of product design analysis techniques (Pugh, DFMEA, FTA)
* Experience of process design analysis techniques (PCP, PFMEA)
* Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and models
* Understanding of statistical analysis.
* Capable of producing high quality technical reports.
* Strong IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft office suite.
* Strong interpersonal skills, able to communicate effectively with all areas of the organisation, e.g. those from a technical / non-technical and those from an assurance / delivery background.



Desirable

* Current valid UK Security Clearance to SC level or higher
* Knowledge of munitions design and manufacture
* Familiarity with the Life Cycle Management (LCM) process
* A working knowledge of Systems Engineering and Engineering design
* Understanding of project management and the ability to use associated tools and techniques
* Working knowledge of Risk Management

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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