Technical Procurement Engineer

15 Jul 2017
23 Jul 2017
Pattonair is one of the world’s largest procurers in the aerospace and defence industry. We help our customers get the right product at the right time as well as providing proven supply chain expertise. With over forty years of experience, Pattonair consistently offer competitively priced products, world class performance, the highest quality standards and unparalleled customer service. We have global coverage from dedicated facilities to provide a range of services from product distribution, direct line feed and kitting, through to bespoke supply chain solutions and consultation. At Pattonair we have an opportunity for an accomplished Manufacturing Engineer professional to join our Head Office function in Derby as Technical Procurement Engineer The main focus of the role is to provide technical support to the Commodity teams in establishing capable suppliers and to ensure that the product validation process is robust from Bid to Introduction. As the Technical Procurement Engineer you will technically lead the introduction of new products into new or existing supply chain ensuring the supplier’s production system is stable and capable. To be considered for the role, the successful candidate will possess a HNC/HND in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering and have significant experience of working within a manufacturing environment. Experience of using advanced quality tools (FAIRs, PFMEA, APQP, and PPAP, etc.) and the ability to read and interpret complex engineering drawings for form, fit, function and specification is essential. You must be have excellent presentations skills, be to communicate at all levels and be competent in using all MS Office applications. It would be an advantage if candidates who are applying have experience of working within a technical role within an aerospace or automotive environment, knowledge of Engineering materials (metallic & non-metallic) and a variety of manufacturing processes plus exposure to Aerospace OEM specifications & methods. A competitive starting salary and benefits scheme is available. Be part of our exciting journey: Pride, passion, service excellence and ongoing opportunities to grow. Please apply, attaching a full CV for consideration. This job was originally posted as

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