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Stress Engineer

  • Location:

    Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £35 - £40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Levy

  • Contact email:

    blevy@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

  • Job ref:

    V-173849

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Duration:

    3.0 MONTH

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-26

  • Startdate:

    2022-07-26

Role – Stress Engineer
IR35 - Outside                            
Location - Warwickshire – On Site
Term - 3 months+
Rate - £35-40 p/h
 
A key client in the innovation of power generation based in Warwickshire are looking for a Stress Engineer to join their team for an initial 3 month contract with potential of extending further.
 
Key Responsibilities of the Stress Engineer:
  • Provide general Stress and thermal analysis support to the design engineering team
  • Mentor and providing support to junior analysts
  • Responsible for undertaking the steady-state and dynamic Thermo-mechanical analysis of a micro-gas turbine and heat exchanger.
  • Undertake steady-state & Dynamic structural analysis of generator enclosure, support structure and other ancillaries.
  • Feed-back results of analysis into the design team and recommend improvements as part on concurrent design practices.
 
Key skills and experience of the Stress Engineer :
  • 5+ years experience acting in a Stress role
  • Ability to use of ANSYS workbench is essential.
  • Excellent general understanding of the mechanical design principles of fabricated structures; welds, bolted joints etc is essential.
  • Experience of using industry best practices to create analysis methods.
  • Ability to undertake lifting and integrity calculations using best practices and from first principles is essential.
Desirables
  • Good understanding of mechanical and thermal stresses within rotating turbomachinery
  • Undertaking Rotordynamic analysis
  • Thermo-mechanical design of heat exchangers
  • Undertaking transportation and shock load analyses on mobile structures
 
If you’re a Stress Engineer looking for an opportunity to work on exciting innovative projects get in touch now with your updated CV!