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Materials Engineer

Materials Engineer

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Position -Materials Engineer
Type – Contract
Rate – £Negotiable per hour Umbrella Company (Negotiable DOE ?)
Determination – Inside IR35
Hours – Typically 37 hours per week
Location – Pitstone, Buckinghamshire / Remote (2/3 Days per week)
Duration – Minimum 6 Months +

Main mission;
To provide technical guidance on materials associated with processes to ensure production continues and to act in a proactive manner by improving reliability and cost effectiveness in future motor and generator designs.

Job Description;

– Provide expertise to carry out in-depth material investigations and define root cause analysis on products, especially when related to process issues.
– Work with suppliers for material issues and monitor outsource tests for non-conforming products and for qualification of new products.
– Closure of Permits, Concessions, PRs, ECRs etc. in an effective and timely manner
– Maintain and update material and process specifications.
– Participate and in some circumstances, lead customer briefings, design reviews, and demonstrations by providing technical guidance to ensure the electrical           generators maintain the highest possible quality standard.
– Work with other Engineering departments, R&T, Project Teams, Operations, Supply Chain, and Customers to solve materials, processes related issues
– Carry out mechanical testing
– Visit suppliers to support audits from materials perspective
Qualification & Skills;

• A degree in materials engineering or related discipline.
• Substantial focused experience in materials or a related field.
• Prior exposure to and experience writing technical reports.
• Broad materials and processes knowledge (paint, soldering, welding, metal finish, coatings, adhesives, metals, polymers, surface treatment, corrosion, REACh).
• Experience in the Aerospace industry and familiarity with corresponding processes and procedures.

– Type of position: temporary for 6 months with possibility to extend
– Hybrid working -> Pitstone (min 2 days) and remote but must have a flexible approach
– 37 hours per week