Duncan Aviation

Engineering Designer I

Duncan Aviation - Posted 28 days ago
$82k/year  + Equity
*high salary
*Based on 0 Engineering Designer salary records


Lincoln, NE

1 year
Company size
2k employees

Airport:  Lincoln (LNK)

Engineering Designer Job description

The Engineering Designer I, with supervision, prepares engineering data (drawings, parts lists and related supporting documents) using manufacturer specifications, manufacturer instruction manuals, FAA regulations, Duncan Aviation-approved procedures, acceptable industry practices, and customer expectations. In addition, this position support aircraft surveys as required. The Engineering Designer I demonstrates a high level of commitment to customer service and satisfaction; and accepts responsibility, demonstrates initiative, teamwork, and attention to detail, and projects a professional image consistent with the company's mission, values and goals.

Essential Job Functions

1. Supports Engineering Project Team requirements by providing complete and accurate engineering data (drawings, parts lists and related supporting documents) using manufacturer specifications, manufacturer instruction manuals, FAA regulations, Duncan Aviation approved procedures, acceptable industry practices, and customer expectations concurrent with established project timelines. Learns and efficiently utilizes the company's design and engineering database of product design. Assists less experienced engineering team members and new staff to increase the overall skill level of the team on a day-to-day basis.

2. With supervision, using drafting techniques and tools, creates drawings of avionics equipment installations and/or interior assemblies/ installations by developing and utilizing knowledge of the company's service, materials, products, and equipment capabilities and limitations. Learns and implements Design for Manufacturability (DFM) techniques.

3. Works with team members, other departments and management to identify and establish Best Practices and preferred processes. Works to continually improve and develop the basic design and engineering skills.

4. Develops and maintains knowledge of FAA regulations through self-initiated research, OJT, company and FAA-offered training workshops and classes, etc.

5. Supports special projects and/or other duties as assigned by management.

Job Specific Requirements

  • Licenses/ Certificates: N/A
  • Attendance: Regularly scheduled attendance is required; occasional overnight travel
  • Physical: Reads small print; repetitive motion; tolerates sitting
  • Environmental: N/A

Education and Experience

  • Associates Degree or equivalent in drafting, engineering, or related field or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum 1-year experience in Business and General Aviation aircraft modifications and/or related experience preferred
  • Proficiency with MS Office, SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD required
  • Previous experience working with the FAA preferred

Available Benefits

  • Moving is expensive and hard work! Relocation Assistance is available for those that qualify.
  • Duncan offers a comprehensive Benefits Package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Vacation/Holiday) that is available to team members on day one.
  • Plan for your medical needs with a Health Savings Account (employer and employee contributions).
  • Save for your future through our 401(k) program where you can begin contributions within your first 45 days, 50% match on the first 6% contributed
  • Enjoy Duncan Aviation’s On-Site Fitness & Health Clinics at the MRO locations
  • Take advantage of various In-House Training opportunities, or use Tuition Assistance to further your education.

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