Design coordination of seats and seat components. Coordinates changes with other internal company departments, vendors, and customers.
Duties and Responsibilities (essential functions):
A) Reviews specification as related to assigned job.
B) Prepares check list.
C) Prepares lay-outs.
D) Prepares structural sub-assemblies and drawings.
E) Prepares sketches for details.
F) Reviews drawing package to assure conformance to requirements.
G) Submits completed drawings to project lead for approval and release.
H) Liaison for assigned task.
I) Performs other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Skills:
i) Drafting skills in CATIA V5 (or higher) and/or Pro/Engineer preferred.
ii) Must be able to provide complicated lay-outs and program design studies.
iii) Must be able to interact successfully with engineering, tooling, and manufacturing departments.
iv) Must be able to function as part of a design team.
v) Thorough understanding of manufacturing processes preferred.
Education and Experience:
i) Must have a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Design Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Mechanical and Energy Engineering or a related engineering degree or 12 years equivalent related experience in lieu of degree.
ii) Plus 1 year related design experience preferred.
Specificity of the job
Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and Innovation roadmap. Safran ranks first in Forbes's 2020 list of the World's Best Employers for its sector. Safran Seats is a world leader in aircraft passenger and crew seats. One million seats made by the company are now in service worldwide.