Project Engineer

Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire Salary: £35 - £45 per hour
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Jack Pleon

My Client is looking for a Project Engineer to join them at their Ampthill site. As the company looks to grow its UK business over the next five years, it sees new opportunities to partner with the UK government to meet the country's global defence and security needs. This is a 6 month contract with a high chance of an extension.

Working Hours
Week 1 Mon - Thur 8.30am - 5.30pm. Fri 8.30am - 4.00pm
Week 2 Mon - Thur 8.30am - 5.30pm. Fri Day off
Lunch break 30 mins each day

My client has become known as a leading UK defence engineering company, delivering on a broad range of contracts for the MoD, prime contractors across the wider UK market and international defence ministries.

Specific Job Description

To support the Programme with regard to Change Proposal impact assessment and processing, together with Defect Reporting and Corrective Action System (DRACAS) investigation and resolution.

Required skills:

  • Experience of working with Engineering and Production Teams to flow Engineering Data in the required manner.
  • Ability to generate Windchill controlled BOM data and ensure it is correctly configured ready for transfer to the SAP Production Tool/Assist IPT Leads in identifying when/if it is appropriate to conduct tolerancing/producibility workshops, design kaizens, Design For Assembly (DFA)/Design for Manufacture (DFM) workshops, requirements analysis, Cost And Independent Variable (CAIV) trades, cost reduction brainstorms, etc., in support of the IPT's affordability target.
  • Able to support the investigation and resolution of Change Proposals and Defect Reporting and Corrective Action System (DRACAS).

Desired Skills:

  • Production or Manufacturing knowledge
  • CADM (Configuration and Data Management) experience


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