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Aerospace Test Engineer
Piasecki Aircraft Corporation Coatesville, PA

Aerospace Test Engineer

Piasecki Aircraft Corporation
Coatesville, PA
  • $80,000 to $100,000 Yearly
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description

JOB TITLE: Aerospace Test Engineer

DEPARTMENT: Engineering


Founded in 1955, Piasecki Aircraft Corporation (PiAC) is a research and development business specializing in design, fabrication and flight testing of experimental rotorcraft and unmanned air vehicles. Piasecki has developed and flown more than 25 different advanced VTOL and UAV aircraft and continues to develop cutting-edge vertical flight technologies.


The Piasecki Aircraft Corporation Aerospace Test Engineer is responsible for understanding and creating solutions for complex aerospace systems and sub-system testing.


  • Define the requisite support equipment essential for test execution, ranging from wiring harnesses to instrumentation.
  • Execute tests meticulously and methodically, evaluating results with precision.
  • Collect, organize, and analyze data to present coherent findings to both customers and management.
  • Maintain transparent communication channels with Engineering and Program Managers regarding testing progress and outcomes.
  • Coordinate test schedules and witness testing in collaboration with customers and external test facilities.
  •  Oversee tests conducted at external laboratories and ensure adherence to protocols.
  • Generate comprehensive test reports encapsulating findings and recommendations.


  • Experience with advanced instrumentation and data acquisition systems is required.
  • Experience should also include five years working on the testing of complex mechanical systems, testing of complex mechanical.
  • Systems, testing of components such as, heat exchangers, pumps, fans, & accumulators
  • Applicant must have the capability of working independently and be self-motivated.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal are required.
  • Ability to proficiently operate common Microsoft Office software products is required.


  • Bachelor’s degree or post-graduate qualification, or background in aerodynamic design and optimization or a qualification in aerodynamics, aerospace engineering, aeronautical engineering, physics, or mechanical engineering (Required)
  •  Master’s degree in engineering or a related technical field (Preferred)
  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance (Required)





PiAC offers comprehensive health benefits, a 401k retirement plan with employer matching, and generous paid time off benefits to full-time employees.


Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Piasecki Aircraft Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Export Control Requirements: 

U.S. Government Export Control Status: This position must meet export control compliance requirements. To meet export control compliance requirements, a “U.S. Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. §120.15 is required. “U.S. Person” includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

Company Description
Piasecki Aircraft Corporation (PiAC), founded in 1955, is a small R&D business specializing in design, fabrication and flight test of experimental rotorcraft and unmanned air vehicle technologies. PiAC leverages its unique skills and experience to develop ground-breaking technologies and concepts from concept development through design, fabrication, qualification and flight test. The company has a fully qualified aircraft QC Department, is ISO 9001 and AS9100 Rev C certified.


Piasecki Aircraft Corporation

110 Stewart Huston Dr

Coatesville, PA



Posted date

22 days ago

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