Lead Fatigue & Damage Tolerance Engineer Ref# V-32612

  • South West, Bristol, UK
  • £30.24 - £40 per hour
  • Interim/Contract
  • V-32612

Do you have a passion for aerospace engineering and a proven track record in Fatigue & Damage Tolerance analysis?

Holt Executive are supporting a leading manufacturer who plays a key role in global aviation specialising in building and delivering wings for commercial aircraft. Our client is seeking a highly motivated Lead F&DT Engineer to play a critical role in ensuring the structural integrity of their aircraft through expert F&DT analysis and leadership.


  • £30.24 – £37.80 per hour PAYE        
  • £40.00 – £50.00 per hour Umbrella                    

Key Responsibilities for the Lead F&DT Engineer:

  • Analyse metallic airframe structures using industry-standard tools and processes.
  • Compile comprehensive F&DT certification dossiers and technical reports for airworthiness certification.
  • Provide valuable insights and contribute to design review presentations.
  • Lead and approve F&DT certification deliverables, ensuring the highest quality standards.
  • Foster a collaborative work environment and mentor team members.
  • Provide regular progress reports to senior engineering leadership.

Key Skills and Experience Required by the Lead F&DT Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related discipline.
  • A seasoned aerospace engineer with a proven track record in F&DT analysis.
  • Prior experience working within a major aerospace manufacturer.
  • Extensive experience in airframe certification analysis, with a preference for wing structures.
  • Possess a delegated F&DT approval signature, recognized by the relevant authorities.
  • In-depth knowledge of industry-standard F&DT analysis tools, methods, and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software.
  • Proficiency in Nastran, Python scripting, and ISAMI is a strong plus.

If your skills and experience match this Lead F&DT Engineer opportunity, we encourage you to apply by sending your CV to info@holtexecutive.com 


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