Chief Technician (Small Systems & Actuators - Mechanical)

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Date: 3 Apr 2024

Location: AE

Company: EDGE Group PJSC



HALCON is a regional and international leader that offers next-generation Weapons Systems and Robotics Expertise to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world. HALCON has developed in-house expertise across the entire value chain for gravity-release bomb guidance systems. This includes design, development, testing, manufacturing and assembly. Our end-to-end capabilities ensure exceptional quality and competitive pricing. As well, we are faster and more flexible in meeting customer requirements. 


Job Summary:


Provide a Mechanical Design capability in Halcon Systems.


Key Accountabilities:

  • DevelProvide an in-house mechanical design capability to support the various development programmes of Halcon;
  • Undertake mechanical design and support work throughout the life-cycle of the system under development, for all phases of conceptual design, preliminary design, detail design and development, manufacture, production, end-use support and phase-out/disposal;
  • Perform precise engineering calculations using theoretical methods as well as computational simulations;
  • Devise, organize and ensure engineering arrangements and revisions;
  • Establish test specifications and procedures to ensure that all design requirements are met;
  • Evaluate the performance of mechanical equipment against set performance requirements;
  • Mentor and monitor mechanical engineers;
  • Lead or liaise with internal or external team members to facilitate projects and perform responsibilities designated by the Engineer.


Experience & Education Qualifications:

  • At least 21 yr (NTC5), 17 yr (T3), 15 yr (T4 / B.Tech) or 10 yr (M.Tech) of related experience, preferably, in the aerospace industry
  • NTC5, T3, B.Tech / T4 or M.Tech Diploma or higher  and/or equivalent technical qualification in mechanical or aerospace engineering
  • Working knowledge in the broad spectrum of mechanical engineering as related to fine mechanical system development and manufacturing
  • A thorough understanding of defense product development and production
  • Visual and spatial awareness, attention to detail, problem solving
  • Strong math, CAD and Product Data Management skills
  • Technical communication (Written and oral.) with technical and non-technical personnel, suppliers and customers
  • Mentor



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