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Design Office Intern

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19d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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Off-cycle Internship



  • As a Junior Mechanical Design Engineer, Your job is to provide assistance on mechanical design solutions on a wide range of Airbus helicopters for integration of mission equipment ranging from external loads to internal cabin configuration. In this junior role you will develop skills in order to progress to become a Mechanical Design Engineer.


  • Essential:
  • Knowledge of, and some previous experience of using CATIA V5 and AutoCAD Lt
  • Computer literate in MS Office Word, PowerPoint, Excel.
  • Desirable:
  • Experience working within the Aviation Industry.
  • Computer literate in Google Suite (G-Mail, Google Drive, Google Sheets, Google docs etc.)
  • Education, Qualifications or Training:
  • Essential:
  • To be completing an industrial placement for Oxford Brookes University
  • KPI’s:
  • Effective communicator within the Design Office mechanical team and other internal departments
  • Efficient use of CATIA V5, AutoCAD LT and Microsoft Office tools, although training will be provided as necessary.
  • Ability to work on own initiative, requesting guidance and support when required.
  • Ability to grasp and embrace new design concepts quickly
  • Developing cost effective design solutions to technical and commercial requirements placed on the design office
  • Support department objectives
  • Developing technical knowledge and design skills
  • About you:
  • Excellent communication skill; written and verbal.
  • Ability to communicate and negotiate internally and externally at all levels.
  • Commercially aware.
  • Team player with the ability to work effectively under pressure on multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • A reliable person capable of producing high quality documentation.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and being able to full-fill the role required by the team even when that role may vary from project to project.
  • Well developed problem solving skills and the ability to assess evidence and develop conclusions based on that evidence in a logical and structured fashion
  • Additional requirements:
  • Due to the nature of this position you will require DBS Security Clearance and be eligible for SC clearance.
  • Applicants must meet any/all requirements of Export Compliance Regulations.

Education requirements

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Area of Responsibilities



  • Developing cost effective design solutions to technical and commercial requirements placed on the design office
  • Undertaking mechanical design i.a.w. the design office procedures as directed by the Chief Mechanical Design Engineer or his Deputy
  • To develop a set of skills to allow progression to Mechanical design Engineer role with support from team members
  • Keeping up to date with new technological advances
  • Gaining an understanding or certification requirements for Mechanical designs


Work type

Full time

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