Senior Stress Engineer

Job Title: Senior Stress Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 960289_1565968395
Contact Name: Toby Patterson
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2019 16:13

Job Description

Senior Stress Engineer

My client is a market leading manufacturer based in Gloucestershire. This is an opportunity to join a fantastic business at the forefront of their industry. Following continued success our client is now looking for a talented Stress Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.

Working on hydraulic components you will perform static stress and fatigue calculations, make design recommendations, assess part non-conformance's, support failure investigations, produce analysis reports and coordinate test work required to verify analysis models.

The role will entail the stress analysis of metallic structures using a broad range of standard hand and computer calculation methods. Your capability in (FEA) should range from simplified 2D to detailed 3D solid modelling, with large models, complex boundary conditions, contact and non-linear behaviour. You will be able to validate FEA models using hand calculations to demonstrate static load balance and correlation to theoretical assumptions.

As above the successful Stress Engineer will possess the following:
*Degree qualified or equivalent in mechanical engineering or similar related subject
*Experience in hand calculations is essential
*Static strength and classical fatigue analysis experience is essential
*Knowledge of metallic materials, their mechanical, static and fatigue properties is essential. Aerospace materials highly desirable.
*Understanding of the influence of manufacturing processes on the strength of components.
*Experience working with precision metallic components is essential
*Able to demonstrate an analytical, problem solving approach to your work
*Self-motivated and able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team

This role is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading manufacturer in their field with fantastic, facilities resources and career opportunities. It is rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

For more details apply today or contact Tobias at Omega on 01453 852 552

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.