MGSE & Tooling engineer - Airbus - Stevenage - Wizbii

MGSE & Tooling engineer

  • By Airbus
  • Stevenage (United Kingdom)
  • Engineering / Production Management

Job description

MGSE & Tooling engineer

Airbus Defence and Space Stevenage

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe's number one space enterprise and the world's second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Description of the job

Due to an internal restructure and some newly acquired space systems projects Airbus Defence and Space (ADS) is looking for a MGSE (Mechanical Ground Support Equipment) & Tooling Engineer to join a small and dynamic team based in our Stevenage Defence & Space UK, location.
You will be responsible for ensuring MGSE & Tooling delivery on time, on cost and on quality to support the Manufacturing build team. This is a highly detailed and varied position with the role holder having to manage a variety of different responsibilities and projects simultaneously.

Seeked profile

Tasks & accountabilities

·  Ensure all MGSE documentation, log books and insurance inspections are fully maintained.
·  Ensure quality and process robustness through continuous review and improvement of processes
·  Influence MGSE design team and offer production advice and preferences to ensure design for manufacture (DFM) is upheld
·  Definition and procurement of small bespoke mission tooling to support manufacturing
·  An awareness of safety issues associated with Mechanical Handling Equipment
·  MGSE support to critical moves process / deliveries
·  Support to new MGSE handover to shop floor and Engineering team
·  MGSE support for user manual or log book enquiries / management.

This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.

Required skills

·  HNC or equivalent experience in an Engineering related discipline or sufficient relevant experience
·  Proven relevant experience in a Manufacturing based / design engineering role.
·  Appreciation of Mechanical Ground Support Equipment & Tooling manufacturing techniques
·  Creation of technical reports
·  Space, Aerospace, Manufacturing Sector ideal or any other Engineering sector would be highly beneficial.
·  Actively seek to develop own learning and skills
·  Ability to deliver multiple tasks to set time frames with minimal supervision
·  Able to organise and manage own workload
·  The ability to understand and use company systems and software
·  Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written
·  Takes responsibility for implementing improvements

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About Airbus

Constructeur aéronautique, Airbus est aujourd’hui le leader mondial de la construction d’avions de ligne. Créé à la fin des années 1960 avec le projet A300, lancé à l’initiative de plusieurs pays européens, il fabrique des avions de 100 places (A318) à plus de 500 places (A380). Il appartient au groupe EADS, renommé « Airbus Group » en 2014, et présent sur 170 sites dans le monde. 6000 avions Airbus sont aujourd’hui en exploitation, avec une volonté du constructeur aéronautique de mettre l’accent sur la réduction de l’empreinte carbone (réduction de la quantité de CO2 produite par avion).

Airbus, dont le siège est situé près de Toulouse, compte 59 000 employés dans le monde et 15 sites principaux situés en France, Allemagne, Espagne et Royaume-Uni (ainsi que d’autres sites aux Etats-Unis, en Chine, au Moyen-Orient et au Japon).

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