Eng Contractor 4


  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Savannah, Georgia

Eng Contractor 4


LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking an Eng Contractor 4 in Savannah GA


Unique Skills:
This Mechanical System position provides primary certification support for the new development & sustained business jet completions (outfitting) programs.  In this role you will coordinate and perform review and approval of all mechanical systems design/installations, develop compliance data, testing documents, analysis, and reports in support of required FAA (ODA AR) approval or witnessing.  Familiar with AutoCAD, CATIA V5, SmarTeam, DO-160 requirements, and MS Office Applications.  Candidate hired must be abreast of project certification schedules and the data review (and approval) timing required to support it.  Support development meetings and provide certification input with Integrated Product Teams.  Review of multiple STC parts and the approval of vendor data to support revisions and amendments of STC’s already in place. Data reviews will have First Time Quality, Reliability, and Maintainability.  Work with outfitting organizations such as design teams, electrical, structures, operations, quality and certification teams as required to meet objectives.  Provide input for Corrective Action Board, Change Control Board issues, COS, and CAO/ODA.  Work independently to eliminate blocks, issues or items that will hinder product progress, both internal and external.  Assists the planning, coordination, and performance of design, analysis and liaison engineering supporting the development and production of Gulfstream products and services to meet internal and external customer and regulatory requirements. Must be able to work cohesively in a team environment and provide guidance to team members as required.  Interface primarily with the Mechanical Engineering Design Team, Project Management, and Sr. Management.  Candidate must be in good standing with the FAA / ACO.  Personnel will be expected to become a member of the Gulfstream ODA. 
FAA Delegated Functions and Authorizations preferred as follows:  Detail Design and Installation, Equipment Qualification Tests, Test Plans/Reports.  Make decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities.
Additional Functions:
Demonstrates creativity, foresight, and mature engineering judgment in anticipating and solving complex engineering problems, determining program objectives and requirements, and in developing standards and guides for diverse engineering activities.
Responsible for an important segment of the engineering program with extensive and diversified engineering requirements.
Be responsible for Mechanical Systems Engineering certification deliverables and schedule within established scope.
Adhere to Gulfstream safety rules and procedures.
Apply Gulfstream regulations and policies to daily business activities.
Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or technical related curriculum applicable to the respective job position required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. 10 yrs in specific technical discipline or 15 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters and 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.
Position Purpose:
Guides successful completion of major engineering programs, or conceives research in areas of considerable scope and complexity supporting the development and production of Gulfstream products and services.
Job Description
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
Essential Functions:
Selects appropriate methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria to resolve complex engineering issues .
Is consulted extensively by associates and others as a recognized authority within the field .
Anticipates and resolves complex issues in creative and effective ways, developing standards and guides for diverse engineering activities .
Approach to problem solving balances technical product, cost and schedule .
Works without appreciable direction; work is reviewed from a long-range perspective for desired results .
Exercises latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments, and makes decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative .
Additional Functions:
Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product .
Perform other duties as assigned.
Other Requirements:
Advanced degree in engineering, or related curriculum preferred
The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Why Choose LAUNCH?
A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.
LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.

If you’re ready to LAUNCH your career, you’ve found an employer that can take you to new heights. 



LAUNCH works with the top aviation companies across the country to help them find professional engineers to fill their open jobs. As a LAUNCH employee, you gain access to a variety of jobs and work sites. We’ll match your skills, experience and location preference to our open jobs and find the perfect spot for you.

LAUNCH has jobs for a wide range of professionals, including Software Engineer, Systems Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Quality Assurance, Aerospace Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer and more. In addition, we often have professional openings for Planners, Technicians, HR Specialists and Administrative Assistants.

If you want to take your career to the next level, with an employer focused on finding you the best position, apply at LAUNCH today!