Role: Senior Mechanical design engineer
Salary: £38,000 – £52,000 + benefits
ISL’s key client in Aberdeen are seeking a senior mechanical design engineer to join an established team.
What your day will look like:
*Design and optimise products from initial concept stage through to production in a professional and time efficient manner.
*Producing 3-D CAD Models and Detail Drawings to provide solutions in accordance with clients’ requirements.
*Produce technical reports detailing work completed and the products produced. Including but not limited to, Hydrodynamic Analysis using Orcaflex, engineering calculations, Finite element analysis and CFD.
*To assist in the development of company design systems, standards and procedures
*Look for continuous improvement in products and processes.
*To contribute development ideas for new and existing products in new and existing industries.
*Support work for proposals and projects working to tight deadlines.
*Develop team members in areas of your expertise.
Key skills required:
*Engineering degree – Mechanical or Structural. A Degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred OR a HND with 5 years post qualification experience minimum.
*Minimum of 3 years design experience within a fast-paced engineering design environment, preferably in the Oil & Gas or Offshore Renewables industries.
*Strong knowledge, understanding and competency in Hydrodynamic Analysis techniques preferably using Orcaflex
*Experience using FEA and 3D CAD software.
*Working towards, a desire to obtain or near achieving Chartered Status
*5 years plus mechanical engineering design experience
*3 years experience in Hydrodynamic analysis preferably analysing Mooring systems or Umbilicals, Risers and flowlines in the offshore Oil/Gas/Renewables industry.
*knowledge in FEA and CFD simulation techniques
*Programming in Visual Basic
*Worked with plastics in a design environment
*Programming and macro derivation
*Knowledge of the Oil & Gas and the Offshore Renewables Industries’
*Knowledge of CAD software and drawing standards preferably Inventor
*Ability to produce technical calculations quickly and accurately.
*Knowledge of FEA software.
*Competence in MS Word, Excel, Access
*Appreciation of company and Industry Standards
*Sound understanding of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) experience
*Thermal and Mechanical FEA experience
Great if you had, but not a must:
*Knowledge of designing buoyancy products (not essential).
*Autodesk Inventor & Meridian (or other Database Management systems.)
*Competent ability in Mathcad
*Good technical report writing skills
*Experience in Design with Plastics
*Injection Moulding experience
*Programming in Visual Basic
How to apply?
Call Danielle on or email a CV to email@example.com
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.