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Senior Engineer - Development/M&P

Date: Nov 15, 2022

Location: Papendrecht, NL Helmond, NL

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

We're looking for you!

The Engineering department of GKN/Fokker Landing Gear (FLG) is in search of several Development Engineers (junior to senior) to support the required change of products / processes to comply with the REACh-legislation of the European Union. The European Union has adopted REACh to improve the protection of human health and the environment from the risks that can be posed by chemicals. In a project-team, the different activities to become REACh-compliant will be managed incl. design, manufacturing and purchasing. As a development engineer, you will be part of the team to execute the activities that are required to meet the overall project goals. As the core activities in the project are focussed on Materials & Processes, knowledge / affinity in this area is required.   

Your Responsibilities;

The most important responsibilities are all activities concerning:
•    Defining of current state of design w.r.t. REACh-legislation
•    Defining of possible alternative processes that are REACh-compliant
•    Qualification of products and processes for defined alternative processes
•    Implementation of changes into current design

This is what you will bring;

•    Bachelor or Master in Aerospace Engineering, Automotive Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
•    2 (junior) – 10 (senior) years working experience in a technical function related to Material Science, Chemical Engineering or Chemistry
•    Affinity with complex technical systems in an aerospace environment such as a Landing Gears or Arresting Gears.
•    Critical and independent mind set
•    Conscious of quality and applicable processes.
•    Experienced in writing of technical documentation in English.
•    Knowledge of mechanical and hydraulic (aerospace) components is a recommendation.