Job Description

Senior Engineer - Structures

A Senior Engineer with Structures experience within Shipbuilding is required to work on a 6-month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our defence client based in Scotstoun.

This is a six-month contract with a leading UK defence company.

Overview of the Senior Engineer - Structures role

  • Carry out technical analyses and investigations involving the design and calculation of ship scantlings or equipment seatings.
  • Produce structural design solutions, supported by calculations, for either ship scantling issues or seat designs as required.
  • Liaise with the Detail Design community and equipment owners to unblock issues preventing the conclusion of structural design activities
  • Prepare Design Sketches of structural solutions as required.
  • Peer reviewing of other team members calculations where required.

Key skills required for the Senior Engineer - Structures

  • Typically degree qualified (not essential) , likely to be in a technology, engineering or science related discipline
  • Working towards the requirements for registration as Incorporated Engineer or Chartered Engineer with the Engineering Council.
  • 2 Years' experience in engineering or a defence or related industry

If you are a Principal Engineer with Outfit experience within Shipbuilding looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other opportunities please contact Mark Ellis on or phone 0161 694 9196.

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