Mechanical Engineer / Fluid

Recruiter
Reed Engineering
Location
Chesterfield
Salary
25000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Expires
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Freelance
REED Engineering and Manufacturing are working with a leading Sheffield based organisation that are looking to appoint a Mechanical Engineer who has technical experience that want to move towards working in management on a rolling contract.

Job: Mechanical Engineer / Fluid

Working in a Sheffield based research centre, to take the lead role on the running of an aviation fuel thermal stability test facility used for research purposes for gas turbine manufacturers and fuel suppliers. This work is used to assess designs for future gas turbine engines and fuel compositions. Day to day tasks will be management of the facility such as organising a team of technicians on what work needs to be done. This involves analysing data and discovering areas where there are issues, ranging from pipework to instrumentation and electronics, and developing suitable set of actions for technical staff to resolve any issues.

List of requirements:

- Minimum 5 years of industrial experience in fluid systems.
- Experience with Swagelok or any other type of piping used in the aviation industry.
- Analysing data to assess performance and bring out areas that need attention.
- Experience with instrumentation and basic electronics.
- Troubleshooting fluid systems, instrumentation, basic electronics
- Competent in computers in order to use software to control the experimental rig.

Desirable:
- PhD in mechanical or aerospace engineering.
- Programming experience in any language.
- Have been involved in research activities before.

Full Time
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Salary is negotiable for the right person

4 weeks probationary period

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