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  • Job reference: RMS0164067

Senior Stress Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Preston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 13/01/2016
  • Time left:
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    (20/01/16)
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The Company:
Our client has been established for over 20 years locally and is focused on delivering design solutions to the nuclear industry, specialising in the design of mechanical handling plant and equipment, the design and installation of plant control systems and the provision of support to plant safety reviews.

The Role:
Experienced in undertaking stress analysis of mechanical equipment and fabrications for nuclear industries.
Proficient in the use of Mathcad to perform traditional stress analysis to BS2573 and internal standards used by nuclear companies.
Experienced in the performing FE analysis using of ANSYS or Nastran. Able to apply FE analysis tools correctly, understand load paths and perform manual checks to validate FE results.

Able to produce stress reports and technical files in conjunction with the CE certification.

Able to interpret 2D drawings, knowledge of CAD systems such as Inventor, CATIA or Unigraphics would be an advantage.

Knowledge of applying relevance EH&S to legislation.

Prepared to take responsibility of delivery of work packages, identify requirements, plan work within small teams and communicate effectively with customers and staff at all levels.

IT proficient (Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office).

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
SC clearance.
Experience in the design and stress analysis of tooling used in the nuclear industry.
Conversant with in house stress procedures for Sellafield.
Chartered Engineer experienced in mentoring junior members of the team.
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