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Project Engineer

Requisition ID:  81213
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Rockmart (3110)
Location: 

Rockmart, GA, United States, 30153

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defense and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 9,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Airframe Systems division brings together an extensive range of skills and abilities to support some of the world’s leading commercial, business and military aircraft manufacturers.

Across its five product groups, Airframe Systems produces a host of world leading technology. Our Braking Systems product group supplies both military and commercial aircrafts.

We seal essential spaces, such as landing gear, wings, engines, nacelles, windows and doors, and produce intelligent air data systems and sensors that measure altitude, angle or acceleration. These sensors can be used on planes, train control systems or even missile control systems.

Whether it’s developing new radome solutions, fuel delivery systems or high-altitude life support systems, Airframe Systems embodies the innovation at the heart of Meggitt.

Job Designation

The Project Engineer provides significant expertise on complex mechanical engineering issues and acts as a professional resource for the team.  Designs and develops a variety of mechanical components and systems for products.

Job Core Responsibilities

•    Serves as the technical point of contact with customers, Production, Procurement, Quality, and Program Management.
•    Provides mechanical design, theoretical and practical expertise to support development of new mechanical items or improving existing ones
•    Provides cost and technical inputs into estimates and proposals
•    Performs value analysis during the product design phase while optimizing product development costs
•    Provides technical support for new projects and evaluates the requirements and implications
•    Maintains project files and appropriate records for work
•    Product and process development for new and existing products
•    Acts as a lead, providing knowledge and expertise for colleagues
•    May act in a Project Management capacity with cross functional team management and project delivery responsibilities
•    Reduces costs and improves mechanical design and development processes, using best practices and professional knowledge
•    Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
•    Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education:  Bachelor degree in Engineering required
Years' Experience: Minimum 5-10 years of engineering experience
Skills:
•    Demonstrated expertise with complex mechanical engineering solutions
•    Experience with CAD modeling, drawing review, and drawing release standards. Candidate is not expected to be proficient in 3-D/CAD modeling.
•    Ability to improve products and/or services by applying professional and business knowledge
•    Ability to solve complex problems, make decisions based on the analysis of multiple sources of information.
•    Effective interpersonal skills and verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion
•    SAP, Catia, Enovia knowledge a plus

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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