Structural Integrity Engineer - Power Generation

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    £25 - £30 per hour + + Benefits

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    Daniel Grosvenor

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    about 1 month ago

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    6 Months

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Structural Integrity Engineer - Power Generation
Home based
6 Month Fixed Term Contract

We are recruiting for a Structural Integrity Engineer to join a leading player in the global Power Generation sector on a 6-month Fixed Term Contract. As one of the world's largest global power generators, with ~34GW of installed capacity, including 6.4GW of capacity in the UK, they are able to offer full-service agreements and consultancy services to the UK power sector.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Structural Analysis Technical Head as a Structural Integrity Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out FEA (Finite Element Analysis) on a range assets in a Power Station this typically includes pressure vessels, pipework, steam turbines, gas turbines, rotors & blades, heat recovery steam generators etc.
  • Carry out assessments covering creep, thermal stress, fatigue, fracture, plasticity etc.
  • Building FE models for power generation components and performing integrity calculation and proposals.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Degree qualified in a relevant Mechanical Engineering field
  • Minimum 5 years experience of Finite Element Analysis
  • Ideally familiar with R5 & R6 codings as well as ASME FFS-1 and BS7910
  • Familiar with pressure vessels, steam turbines, gas turbines, heat recovery steam generators, pipework etc.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Initial 6 month fixed term contract
  • Opportunity to join a leading Power generation company
  • Home based role with laptop provided

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to dgrosvenor@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

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