Senior Stress Engineer

Senior Stress Engineer

Job Title: Senior Stress Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894647_1522837282
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 04, 2018 11:21

Job Description

Our client is a national market leader in the fields of marine defence and nuclear engineering and enjoys the backing of a large international group. They are well respected within their specialised industries and present interesting challenges to meet specific cutting-edge design requirements. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

As Senior Stress Engineer, you will undertake engineering conceptual and detailed calculations in the delivery of customer funded tasks and projects. Work will be directed and supervised by the Technical Lead for the relevant task or project. You may be required to act as a Technical Lead at times, so experience of supervising others would be a bonus.

This role would not suit somebody from the aerospace industry, the ideal candidate will have nuclear engineering sector experience. You would need to be competent in developing Finite Element models and undertaking linear and non-linear analysis, as well as competent in the assessment of structural/mechanical equipment against UK and/or European design codes. Ideally familiar with BS2573, BS EN 13001, BS7608, BS 5950.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

Ensuring that procedures, codes and standards are correctly identified and applied to engineering and technical activities.
Producing, reviewing, verifying and approving calculations, analyses and technical reports.
Producing, reviewing, verifying and approving technical specifications and method statements.
Supporting estimates for bids.
Supervising engineers/technical specialists within the same discipline.
Ensuring that a fit for purpose approach is adopted in the production of all outputs.
Ensuring that adequate Reviewing, Verifying & Approval is undertaken on all their deliverables and for those under their direct control and supervision.

Qualifications / Experience

Engineering or Science degree qualified, or equivalent relevant experience
Chartered Engineer preferred however consideration will be given to those working towards chartered status
Demonstrable experience in stress analysis covering a variety of tasks across a range of complexities.
Demonstrable experience in the application of codes and standard covering a range of equipment types.
Nuclear industry or other safety or regulated industry preferred.
Good communications skills and the ability to interface with other disciplines.

Job Title:Senior Stress Engineer
Location:Bristol, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:894647


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.