Job Offer

Structures Expert

Application Open Date: 
30/09/2022 - 21:00
Deadline Date: 
01/12/2022 - 00:55
Location(s): 
Cologne, Germany
Agency: 
EASA
Grade: 
AD5
Type of Contract: 
Temporary staff
JOB Description: 
As a Structures Expert, you will contribute to aviation safety and environmental compatibility by providing technical expertise to guide and permit decisions in initial airworthiness certification, continuing airworthiness and environmental compatibility at aircraft, equipment, and engine level. In addition, you will support other core technical activities of the Agency. Your main accountabilities will be to: ●Support certification projects as part of the EASA Team. This includes the determination of the applicable certification basis, the definition of the level of involvement by selecting compliance demonstration items and the agreement of applicants’ certification programmes ●Verify the compliance demonstrations provided by applicants for the domain of expertise in cooperation with the certification teams and experts of other disciplines ●Participate in the development of interpretative material, special conditions or equivalent level of safety to cover new technologies, unconventional uses and proposals for novel compliance demonstration ●Ensure investigation of in-service occurrences and defects in the domain of expertise, and acceptance of corrective actions to maintain acceptable safety standards and follow-up of those actions wherever necessary ●Provide advice in the development of new airworthiness requirements, industrial standards, including relevant parts of EASA Certification Specifications and advisory and guidance material ●Provide technical inputs to support the other Agency’s activities such as Research projects, Innovation Partnership Contracts or Design Organisation Approvals ●Represent the Agency externally in international working-groups or standardisation bodies when needed
Reference ID: 
EASA/AD/2022/014
Vacancy Type: 
Public
Job Status: 
Open