Aerospace and Aviation
£market rates
Job Type:

Process Engineer

Process Engineer


Six Months

£25.00 per hour limited/£19.19 PAYE


To provide Manufacturing Engineering support to the Operations teams within M-AIT as well as supporting the Manufacturing Engineering team deliverables for the production of fully integrated Satellite Telecoms and Products.

The main focus for this role will be electrical harnessing for thermal and electro-mechanical components



A background in an aerospace engineering environment, preferably within the space sector

High level technical skills and relevant experience.

Procedures and process control.

Able to work offsite (UK and abroad) for undefined periods at short notice.

Work overtime and occasional shifts, as and when required.

Able to support out of normal hours work using the “on call” rota process, as and when required.

Team working and team leading skills.

Practical and proactive.

Process and Quality driven approach with high attention to detail.

High self-motivation and ability to deal with changing priorities on a multi project basis.

Good planning skills and process competence (MRP system experience an advantage).

Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

Previous experience of aerospace structures and build requirements is a distinct advantage.

Good time management.

Experience of electrical harness manufacture and manufacturing engineering for thermal and/or electro-mechanical      components, including electrical testing.

Use of Windchill, P6, IPS, 3D live, 3D experience or other similar systems

Understanding of build documentation to ensure clear instructions are given to shop floor operators.

Driving build quality through review of processes and implementation of improvements

Good understanding and detailed experience of mechanical engineering and systems, including but not limited to:

Lean manufacturing techniques including 5S, root cause analysis and continuous improvement (Green belt).

Production planning.

Manufacturing / Test processes for the space industry.

Mechanical handling of equipment.



A good understanding of spacecraft manufacture and build philosophies

Clean room experience

Mechanical & Electrical design / manufacturing / validation / experience

Knowledge of Health and Safety principles and their application to the specific environment




Minimum of HNC level in an Electrical discipline.

A lesser qualification is acceptable if a high level of similar industry experience can be demonstrated such as a time served engineering apprenticeship or equivalent


For more information please contact John Paul at Protec Technical Ltd.

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