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Engineer - Product Support

Date: Jan 7, 2023

Location: Trollhattan, SE

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About us

Every time you travel by air, almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN Aerospace is helping you on your way. Our technologies and components are used in 90% of the world’s aircraft, ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft to the largest passenger planes in the world as well as business jets and the world’s most advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.


We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do. Join us in influencing the sustainable transformation of the aerospace industry and find a place where your talent takes off in a world of tremendous opportunities to learn and develop.

Job Summary


Product & Sustainment Engineer

Department Technical Investigations is designated for technical product support within Engine Systems. The department has a product support responsibility for the modules Fan, Compressor, Low pressure turbine, Combustion chamber, High pressure turbine, After burner in Military Engine RM12. We perform analysis and investigations of engine components hardware and function. The department will have a leading role in all hardware improvements on RM12 on module level.

Today the department consists of 22 people, but we need to expand due to increased work load in RM12, and future challenges in the military business area. The department has extensive experience in Engine Systems, from product development to product support.


Job Responsibilities

Typical tasks for a Product & Sustainment Engineer are:

  • Participate in technical investigation for different modules in the engines.
  • Take lead in driving the investigation from start to end.
  • Root cause investigations of damages and its impact of engine system.
  • Identify and update Design Data as user manuals or drawings.
  • To define verification requirements on parts, for start of production.


Job Qualifications


  • You are an engineer with at least a BSc degree education or documented, for the position, relevant technical experience.
  • Industrial experience of Product development or Product support is valuable.
  • You have technical and analytical skills and an interest in deepening your knowledge of whole engines.
  • Good communication skills both internally and externally and ability to take lead within tasks.
  • You are comfortable in taking a big individual responsibility as well as being part of a team.
  • Furthermore you can communicate in both Swedish and English, written as well as verbally.



The applications will be evaluated as they arrive and interviews might be arranged earlier than the closing date.


Further information:
Camilla Englund, +46 520 292704


Last application date:
January 22, 2023

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As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

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