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Senior Weights Engineer

Glasgow, Lanarkshire
£33.42 to £42.95 Per Hour
Job Type
22 Sep 2021
Senior Weights Engineer

Based in Scotstoun, Glasgow a Senior Weights Engineer is required on a 6 month contract basis to work for a major defence client.

This is an great opportunity to join a leading edge and exciting programme of work which does offer an excellent working environment.


Be first point of contact for light ship weight and CoG estimation, monitoring of weight and CoG consumption against budget and management of margins.

Be able to Identify weight consumption threats and opportunities for weight reduction

Key Skills

A wide knowledge of weight and CoG calculation and management of structure, systems and outfit; naval ship design and construction; and the production of weight reports to SME level.
Able to perform analysis using recognised analytical tools and to make sound judgements based on experience.
Has sufficient breadth of knowledge of warship design and the sound judgement needed to be able make correct trade-off decisions
2 Years' experience in engineering or a defence or related industry
Understanding of LCMIf you would like to be considered for this role please don't hesitate to click apply or call Daniel McShane for more information.

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  • Job Reference: 379179319-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Outsource UK Ltd
    Outsource UK Ltd
  • Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: £33.42 to £42.95 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: PAYE/Umbrella
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract