Aerospace Engineers

Aerospace engineers research develop and design aircraft, spacecraft and their components.

Entry Reqirements

Honours, Bachelor's degree

Typical Tasks

  • Inspects completed aircraft maintenance work to certify that it meets standards and the aircraft is ready for operation.
  • Ensures that equipment, operation and maintenance comply with design specifications and safety standards.
  • Analyses test data; undertakes research and advises on all aspects of aircraft, spacecraft and their systems.
  • Organises and plans projects, arranges work schedules, carries out inspection work and plans maintenance control.
  • Conceives and develops engineering designs from product ideas in aerospace engineering.

Desired Skills

Reading Comprehension, Mathematics, Science, Monitoring, Active Learning, Critical Thinking, Active Listening, Writing, Speaking, Learning Strategies

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