Due to demand on our services, Caledonian Airborne Systems is looking to recruit new members of staff to its aircraft modification design department based at Aberdeen Airport.

The successful candidate will be working in a team to incorporate structural changes to aircraft and contribute to the design cycle of equipment.

Aeronautical Design Engineers

  • Degree Qualified in Aerospace/Aeronautical engineering (preferred) or Mechanical engineering
  • Experience of using Solidworks, AutoCAD, AutoCAD Inventor or other 3D design packages
  • Knowledge of Aircraft grade Materials
  • Ability to perform mechanical stress calculations
  • Experience of using Mathcad or similar program
  • Production of detailed manufacturing and assembly drawings
  • Flexible and adaptable and able to work on multiple projects
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft office products


  • Mechanical Engineer with some electrical experience an advantage.
  • Education to HND or degree
  • Two years hands on experience of CAD 2D and solid modelling in Autocad and/or Solidworks.
  • The job will entail preparation of solid models of installations, 2D manufacturing drawings and parts catalogue illustrations from CAD.
  • Some stress calculation experience to enable correct sizing of parts under g loadings.
  • Knowledge of aerospace requirements will be provided.

For each vacancy, please send covering letter and CV to info@caledonian-airborne.com with the title of the position being applied for in the header.

Applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be considered.



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