Aviation Technology Associates (AVTECH) is looking for a Structural Design Engineer, Service Engineering in Savannah, GA

Position Purpose:
Assists with the planning, coordination, performance of design, analysis and liaison engineering supporting the development and production of aircraft products and services

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Contributes to planning, developing and coordinating of important engineering projects
  • Provides specialized technical assistance to team members
  • Uses advanced techniques and modified extension of theories to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems
  • Determines and develops own approach to solutions within schedule and cost objectives
  • Works under limited supervision; work should only be required. to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives
  • Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Additional Functions:

  • Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product
  • Actively works to improve daily processes and ensures all work meets customer requirements.

    As an ideal candidate to join the AVTECH team, you will meet the following:

    Education and Experience Requirements:

    • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related curriculum required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
    • 5 ys in specific technical discipline or 10 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters, 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.
    • Advanced degree in engineering, or related curriculum preferred

    Required Unique Skills:

    • Fundamental understanding of airframe structural design and the ability to apply such understanding to solve engineering problems.
    • Experience and ability with computer aided design tools such as CCD, CATIA V4 & V5, AutoCAD, or similar
    • Experience in post-production environment or as a production MRB engineer
    • Ability to design an airframe structural repair drawing and calculate the basic static stress analysis in support of the drawing
    • Practical hands on aircraft experience and problem solving
    • Ability to effectively work with and support a multi-disciplined team of engineers, mechanics and technical personnel
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with external and internal customers.
    • Flexibility to move quickly from one assignment to the next and the ability to handle multiple issues simultaneously
    • Preferred skills:
      • Design engineering experience. e.g. G650, G500, G600
      • Experience in the repair of metal bonded structure
      • A working knowledge of applicable FAA regulations and the understanding of obtaining compliance with such regulations within an in-service environment.
      • Experience in development of Structural Repair Manual (SRM) data.
      • Experience with foreign airworthiness regulatory agencies
      • Experience with repairs that impact Airworthiness Directives

    Shift:  First

    The estimated pay rate for this position is $65.00 per hour.

    By submitting your resume, you are agreeing to have AVTECH submit an application on your behalf to the company we are hiring for. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.