Lead Engineer - Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight | Ref: BBBH18655
£35,000 - £38,000 Per AnnumPlus Package
This job is listed by:
Astute Technical


An exciting opportunity exists for a Lead Engineer to be responsible for leading and managing the repairs team in the fault finding and repair of defence/aerospace power supplies.

Roles & Responsibilities

As the Lead Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading a team of electronics engineer fault finding and repairing defence/aerospace power supplies
  • Defining and delivering the works schedule with the repairs and commercial manager
  • Ensuring resource is allocated effectively to meet delivery requirements
  • Investigating and identifying faults using ATE, bench testing equipment and diagnostic processes
  • Documenting all fault-finding and repair processes ensuring robust traceability
  • Performing root-cause analysis when requires
  • Working collaboratively with quality and engineering teams to ensure corrective actions are carried out
  • Being the main point of contact to the test and production departments to ensure effective use of equipment in line with repair and production targets

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • NVQ Level 3, HNC, HND or equivalent in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience fault finding down to the component level using single/3 phase supplies, DC sources, multi-meters, oscilloscopes, and function generators.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of reading and interpreting Engineering drawings, PCB layouts and schematics
  • Experience leading a team in a manufacturing/engineering environment
  • Good level of computer literacy

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • £38k Basic
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Opportunity to work with prestigious clients in the Aviation, Defence, Space and Industrial sectors