209504 - Weights & Mass Property Engineer 4
12 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Weights & Mass Property Engineer 4 for a contract opportunity in Berkeley, MO.

*This position is 100% ONSITE.

o Leads a team of Mass Properties engineers to control weight and balance characteristics of the aircraft in order to meet performance requirements
o Responsible for developing and presenting weight status or technical data to program management, the customer or design groups
o Guides and mentors other mass properties engineers on the program
o Responsible for coordination of full aircraft weighing and weight reports
o Determines approaches to and leads development of, complex weight, balance and mass properties data
o Leads the definition of complex weight, balance and mass properties related design requirements
o Participates in developing challenging customer specification commitments
o Determines approaches to and leads development of, vehicle or system configuration guidance
o Leads high-level weight control efforts
o Oversees the estimation, calculation, measurement and verification of mass, weight, stiffness and inertias
o Leads development and maintenance of weight, balance and mass properties accounting systems and oversees weight and balance reports
o Creates innovative concepts and leads the development and implementation of new processes and tools
o Works under minimal direction.
Work statement is a non-managerial role, non-leadership role

o 5+ years of Mass properties experience
o Experience with aircraft weight and center of gravity estimation, calculation, verification and statistical analysis

o Worked directly with military customers on programs
o Experience with the Common Mass Properties Analysis Tool (CMPAT)
o 3+ years' experience with engineering Bills of Material (BOMs) and Product Data Management (PDM) systems
o Experience with Product Data Management tools/systems such as TeamCenter and ENOVIA
o 3+ years' experience with 3D solid modeling software applications (e.g. NX, Catia, CADD)
o Experience with applicable industry recommended practices (SAWE RP 7 & 8) and Joint Service Technical Manual for Aircraft Weight and Balance
o 3+ years' experience with weights and/or mass properties engineering
o Experience with Weight Control methods and techniques

Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

WORK HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Melody Mullins
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x186 or (800) 927-9318 x186

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.