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Doors / Crew & Equipment Engineer I - NX

Date: Jun 9, 2022

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

 *** This position is open to Spring and Fall 2022 graduates***


Doors / Crew & Equipment Engineer I - NX in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Combined Engineering team responsible for Doors & Mechanisms and Crew & Equipment across all Gulfstream programs including New Product Development, the current Large Cabin fleet, and Special Missions. This position is targeted for Doors & Mechanisms on the G400 development program, but candidates will have opportunities in Crew & Equipment and other programs as well.


An engineer on this team will support a wide variety of projects developing and certifying designs with access to Production, Flight Test, and Lab environments.


Candidates should be driven to learn, contribute, and grow in these areas.


Doors & Mechanisms:

  • Main entry, emergency exit, landing gear, service, and access doors
  • Drive mechanisms, metallic and composite structure, seals
  • Ingress / egress, placarding
  • Hydraulic actuators and dampers
  • Kinematics


Crew & Equipment:

  • Electrical equipment installations
    • Avionics boxes, system controllers, batteries, antennas, lights, and cameras
  • Flight deck layout, equipment, and crew seats
  • Secondary structure including racks, trays, shelves, and bracketry
  • Cabin insulation
  • Flammability
  • Component qualification
  • Closeout panels and composites
  • Electrical bonding



Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Engineering or related curriculum required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Entry level. 0-18 months experience.

Position Purpose:

Performs engineering work related to the investigation and solution of basic problems associated with research, design, development, service and manufacture of Gulfstream aircraft.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Provides technical assistance to engineering staff and contributes by completing discrete engineering tasks on schedule .
  2. Using company procedures, applies engineering knowledge to resolve routine issues .
  3. Analyzes and evaluates results of project activities .
  4. Prepares recommendations for changes and compiles necessary reports for various department supervision .
  5. Recognizes discrepancies and/or problems with analysis/test results and works toward corrective action .

Additional Functions:
  1. Actively works to improve daily processes, and ensures all work meets customer requirements .
  2. Continues learning and developing knowledge of application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in assigned field of expertise .

Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
  1. The level of technical skills and abilities appropriate for this grade level will be established by each discipline.
  2. Work is closely supervised/monitored, follows established procedures and methods.
  3. Failure to achieve results may cause delays in program schedules.
  4. Ability to convey technical concepts in both written and verbal formats.
  5. Contacts are primarily with direct supervisor, mentor, and other exempt professionals in the group or department.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 194803

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 07/31/2022 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.



Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.


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