Hydraulic Technical Engineer

Hydraulic Technical Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Hydraulic Technical Engineer to join our team.


  • Support quality investigations as required, producing detailed root cause analysis investigation reports (Using Continuous Improvement Approach);
  • Support Engineering on NPI projects;
  • Interface NPI product with workshop and engineering;
  • Plan and maintain projects in an efficient, cost effective manner, ensuring delivery to meet service expectations;
  • Develop and implement new Hydraulic/ Mechanical capability for the Fluid Power Business Unit;
  • Offer technical support, fault diagnoses for hydraulic and mechanical fluid power systems;
  • Provide technical support to workshops including the hydraulic testing capabilities/development;
  • Support and promote the lean manufacturing processes and operational excellence within the fluid power workshops;
  • Adhere to industry standard QA rules and regulations;
  • Continuous Improvement of existing hydraulic and mechanical product/processes.


  • Prior hydraulic experience is essential, fault finding and problem solving, assembly experience;
  • Prior hydraulic experience within the aviation sector is highly desirable;
  • Proven experience in reading and interpreting hydraulic system and mechanical engineering drawings / plans (essential);
  • Engineering Qualification (essential);
  • Proven experience in a hydraulic testing environment (essential);
  • Numerate and literate (GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English essential);
  • Hydraulic Qualification (essential);
  • Proven experience in mechanical / hydraulic systems (essential).