Stress Engineer - Gas Turbines

Stress Engineer - Gas Turbines

Job Title: Stress Engineer - Gas Turbines
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894453_1518454734
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2018 16:58

Job Description

Our client is a global leader in Engineering and Research & Development services and offers a new way to innovate to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, and Energy sectors. They are an international company, present in over 20 countries worldwide.

As Stress Engineer (Gas Turbines) you will be representing mechanical analysis / stress in multi-disciplinary project teams. You will be fundamental to the client's ability to deliver to customers. For this role it is vital that you have experience of gas turbine technologies.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

*Building FE models of gas turbines modules or components - static, dynamic, thermo-mechanical, 2D or 3D
*Performing mechanical analysis tasks of gas turbine modules or components, mostly based on FEA
*Focusing on the analysis of mechanical integrity for compressor, combustion or turbines subsystems and component parts for stress. Performing post-processing and generating appropriate outputs
*Carrying out various types of analysis based on the above, i.e. static stress, fatigue, life assessments, optimisation etc.
*Produce technical slide packs and report.

Qualifications / Experience

*Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in an engineering or scientific discipline, ideally mechanical
*A chartered engineer (or working towards chartership) would be desirable
*Demonstrable understanding and knowledge of;
oPhysics relating to structures, in particular rotating structures
oModelling of structures under multiple loads (e.g. rotational, aerodynamic)
*Experience of gas turbine technologies
*Demonstrable experience with the following:
oMechanical analysis FE toolsets
oWhole Engine Modelling or GFEM an advantage
oLife analysis of rotating machinery an advantage
oEngineering documentation
*Possess customer interaction skills.

Job Title:Stress Engineer - Gas Turbines
Location:Bristol, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:894453


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.

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