Mechanical Systems Engineer - Intermediate

by Diamond Aircraft Industries

Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Jun 22, 2022
Diamond Aircraft Industries

Job Description

Mechanical Systems Engineer - Intermediate 

The Mechanical Systems Engineer is responsible for providing technical support
for aircraft development and certification programs as well as production
support when required. These activities may include: the development of
designs, drawings, certification plans, test plans & reports, design reviews,
analysis, and compliance reports related to aircraft systems such as flight
control systems, landing gear, anti-icing systems and occupant safety.

  • Support the mechanical systems engineering specialist (Senior Engineer) in all matters, and mentor junior mechanical systems engineers as required
  • Recommend changes to the aircraft design and/or manufacturing processes to improve safety, quality, performance, and the overall customer experience
  • Submit and/or review design change requests and assist in the classification of proposed type design changes utilizing the design change evaluation process
  • Develop certification plans for design changes to Diamond’s Canadian type design aircraft
  • Generate test plans, as necessary in order to demonstrate compliance related to proposed type design changes
  • Coordinate and perform testing (ground and flight), analysis, and/or generate design reviews to substantiate compliance to the relevant aviation regulations (Part 23)
  • Generate all necessary test and compliance reports to demonstrate that compliance to the relevant aviation regulations (Part 23) has been shown
  • Seek certification of type design changes through coordination with TCCA, Delegates, or
  • Diamond AP’s as necessary and assist in validations with foreign authorities
  • Develop standards and specifications for relevant engineering activities
  • Participate in research and development activities as necessary
  • Support Airworthiness activities such as service bulletins and investigations
  • Perform other related duties including ongoing production support through the disposition of non-conformances and support of other engineering groups as assigned

Skills & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering
  • 8 years Engineering experience (min 5 years relevant Aerospace Engineering)
  • Experience with composite materials and manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of Part 23 certification regulations
  • Experience with CATIA V5, AutoCAD / DraftSight, and Solid Edge
  • Proficiency in MS Office products and collaboration tools
  • Previous or current delegation experience with a civil aviation authority is an asset
  • Previous MRB authority is considered an asset
  • Professional Engineering License is also an asset
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Capable of independent decision making
  • Works well within a team environment
  • Able to prioritize tasks based on company needs

Why Work For Us:
  • Comprehensive Benefits Plan
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) Program
  • Company Sponsored Social Events

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