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Defence & Aerospace

The global Aerospace sector has experienced phenomenal growth since the turn of the century, with sustained increases in turnover, employment, R&D, and investment all contributing to the ongoing success of the UK sector.

Flexible and forward thinking, the industry has always been highly adaptable, particularly in response to the recent challenges of Covid that has seen a re-shaping of the sector. This has also resulted in an acceleration of new technologies and investment channels as companies pursue advancement.

Of particular note is the surge in development in electrification and alternative green fuels along with further advances in material development and design, coupled with ever more agile and lean manufacturing processes across the sector.

Consilium’s specialist knowledge of the aerospace landscape makes us the experts in matching the most exceptional talent on the market with promising aerospace careers in the UK. From design engineers and aerospace project managers, through to senior executives - we’re proud to supply British aerospace jobs by engaging with some of the most innovative employers in the sector.

Sector Coverage

Expertise

Competition for qualified and experienced professionals within Aerospace remains high across all disciplines, but particularly across Research & Development, Design & Engineering, plus Manufacturing & Assembly.

  • Design and Development
  • Systems Engineering
  • Simulation & FEA
  • Analysis, Test & Validation
  • Approvals, Certification & Compliance
  • Electrical Systems Architecture and Design
  • Composites & Material Science
  • Project & Programme Management
  • Manufacturing, Production & Assembly
  • Maintenance & Controls Engineering
  • Lean, Continuous Improvement & Six Sigma
  • Quality – Product, Supplier & QMS
  • Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Operations Management
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Human Resources
  • Executive Resourcing
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James Charlett

Business Director

If you'd like to find out more about our Defence and Aerospace recruitment service, get in touch with James using the details below.

  01789 201 040 


Defence & Aerospace Jobs

Design and Build Engineer

UK £ 34,000 - £ 42,000 p.a. Permanent

The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking an Advanced Research Engineer Design &...

Senior Research Engineer Design & Build

Liverpool Coventry £ 42,000 - £ 50,000 p.a. Permanent

The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking a Senior Research Engineer Design & Bu...

Manufacturing Engineer - Additive

Coventry £ 35,000 - £ 45,000 p.a. Permanent

The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer- Additive Man...

Export Control Manager

Coventry £ 45,000 - £ 60,000 + benefits Permanent

A recognised leading manufacturer to the aerospace & defence sectors has a new vacancy for an Export Compliance Manager due to continued growth and expansion. You will manage and control import & export requirements relating to global aerospace and US ITAR export regulations. Candidates will need to...

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Norwich £ 40,000 - £ 50,000 + benefits Permanent

An innovate designer and manufacturer of complex assemblies to the aerospace sector has a new vacancy for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer. Working for an expanding company with a number of new programs you will take a lead role developing new processes and driving efficiencies and candidates are sou...

Health & Safety Advisor

Leicester £ 20,000 - £ 28,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent

Due to promotion and growth a leading manufacturing business is recruiting for a Health & Safety Advisor. With experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment you will have a good understanding of health and safety policies. Commutable from: Leicester, Coventry, Hinckley, Nuneaton, Rugb...