Mechanical Engineer Stress Ref# V-57320

  • South West, Somerset, Yeovil, UK
  • £45 per hour
  • Interim/Contract
  • V-57320

Mechanical Engineer


We are currently working alongside one of the globes largest and most prestigous manufacturing businesses, to help them find a number of experienced Mechanical Engineers on a contract basis helping with the analysis of some of the businesses main product range.
The company are a long established and incredibly well known manufacturing company producing electro-mechanical solutions across the world for a huge range of industires. As a Mechanical Engineer you will be responsible for stress, vibration, and heat transfer analyses. Mechanical Engineer responsibilities can also include providing technical expertise on a variety of projects and programs. 


Key Responsibilities as Mechanical Engineer:

  • Perform stress analysis using complex finite element & classical book calculation methods, & support testing
  • Perform heat transfer analysis in practice and theory (analytical correlations and complex finite element methods) and related topics in thermodynamics, single and multi-phase flows, and energy systems
  • Provide technical oversight to global engineering teams across time zones
  • Provide technical guidance to junior engineers
  • Requirements validation
  • Project and product compliance
  • Risk management
  • Process Development
  • Root Cause and Corrective Action


Key attributes as Mechanical Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or closely related field with emphasis in heat transfer or thermal sciences & stress analysis
  • Proficiency in linear static, nonlinear/elasto-plastic, fatigue (HCF & LCF), modal, shock, harmonic, random vibration, & crack growth analyses
  • Strong working knowledge of ANSYS finite element software & classical hand calculation methods
  • Team Player
  • Ability to mentor others
  • Significant experience with new product development in a highly regulated environment
  • Ability to analyze and solve complex and challenging problems
  • Effectively operate in a matrix organization
  • Track record of successful contribution to products & projects
  • Keen mindset to envision process improvements and execution of such initiatives
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills


Pay Rate: £35 – £45 p/h (depending on experience)
Contract duration: 12 months minimum
Contact wil be inside IR35

This is a full time position for the successful Mechanical Engineer. If you are interested in the role or want to find out more simply apply now or call Nathan on 07921 479890.

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