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Stress Engineer

Stress Engineer

Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk
Position – Senior Stress Engineer
Type – Contract
Rate – Circa £50.00 per hour Umbrella Co (DOE)
Hours – Typically 37.5 hours per week
Determination – Inside IR35
Duration – Minimum 6 months +
Location – Warrington, Cheshire
Security – UK BPSS Security Clearance Required
Start Date – ASAP ?

All IT equipment will be provided and any travelling time and costs on company business will be paid for, but not commuting time and costs.
Job Role Senior Stress Engineer

? 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.

Job Description 
? To 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 and/or Functional Lead for the relevant task or project. 
May act as a Technical Lead or Functional Lead themselves (dependent on task/project complexity) and hence may supervise others.

? Chartered Engineer preferred however consideration will be given to those working towards chartered status.

? Engineering or Science degree qualified.
Job responsibilities ? Work in accordance with the Being Cavendish Nuclear Principles.
? 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.

• Competent in using ANSYS to conduct linear and non-linear Finite Element analysis – essential
• Competent in using LS-Dyna to conduct drop load and impact analysis – essential
• 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.
• Competent in a wide range of classical stress analysis techniques for assessing mechanical and structural equipment.
• The ability to identify load paths and recommend design changes to ensure fit for purpose design before detailed analysis.
• Competency in seismic analysis preferred.
• Good communications skills and the ability to interface with other disciplines.

Behavioural Competencies 
• Always strives to deliver
• Inspires others and leads by example
• Looks to improve own performance and that of others
• Flexible and open to change
• Customer focused
• Safety focused