Job description

Some exciting opportunities have arisen within Airbus Engineering in the UK for experienced Material Engineers or Chemists to join our Surface Technology team in Materials, Processes and Test Department.
You will work as part of a highly motivated team to develop and deploy new benchmark applied Chemistry in the field of Chromate free surface treatments. Within a dedicated project team a new Chromate free basic primer will be developed in the next years.

For this project we are seeking experienced Materials Engineers or Chemists with deep knowledge in corrosion and/or coating development.

All positions offer excellent opportunities to use your skills to contribute to innovative work that improves the environmental footprint of aircraft by applying the latest paint technologies.

The jobs are based in Filton, Bristol, UK and will require travel to our Airbus sites, customers and suppliers. Travelling and interaction with international stakeholders are part of the job and this should be appreciated by you.
We are looking for candidates with the following skills:

  • Graduated in Materials Science, Chemistry, Chemical or Material Engineering  
  • Experience in Aerospace coatings 
  • Several years of experience in Aerospace paint business is advantageous
  • Working experience in international projects preferable 
  • Very good communication and analytical skills are mandatory


For a self-motivated team player with initiative and a flexible approach we can offer ongoing opportunities for career development.

If you are interested please apply on line at our careers site ( careers) add your CV, relevant certificates and your motivation letter including your salary expectations.


Full/Part Time: 
Full Time