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Repair Stress Engineer

Repair Stress Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    £41 - £42 per hour

  • Contact:

    Erin Masson

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Repair Stress Engineer, Bristol based, £41 per hour, One Stage interview, 35 hours per week, 12 month contract with the likelihood of extension, Hybrid working 3 days or more in the office.

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a Repair Stress Engineer to work with an industry leading Aerospace company pushing the boundaries of their field. This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of an expert multiskilled team within the Aerospace project seen nowhere else in the country across a wide range of defence products. The company is a dynamic multifunctional team delivering structural repairs and repair processes to support the Fleet issues and the rest programmes.


  • Work closely with design and F&DT engineers to assess and validate repairs to damaged aircraft structures
  • Using Airbus approved methods and tools to perform structural static strength analysis of repairs.
  • Creating and compiling justification reports and associated engineering documentation
  • Working closely with skilled designers to develop optimum repairs

Essential skills-

  • Experiences as an aerospace structural analysis engineer, with experience of how airframe repairs are developed and justified.
  • Enjoy working as part of a team to develop effective solutions to complex technical problems and ensure efficient delivery of tasks.
  • Aerospace Engineering degree (or equivalent) and relevant engineering experience.
  • Experience of static analysis of aircraft structures using a range of hand and computer methods.
  • An understanding of the fundamental methods of static stress analysis and an ability to develop these methods.
  • Knowledge and experience of using Airbus static strength analysis tools and methods (including ISAMI and Mathcad).
  • Experience of compiling static strength justification reports to Airbus standards and ways of working.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal).

Desirable skills-

  • Able to meet A400M accreditation requirements.
  • Be conversant with technical requirements for repair design.
  • Be comfortable working with and manipulating large datasets.
  • Delegated signature for structural analysis.
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability.