Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Woking, England, United Kingdom

NES Fircroft is looking for an experienced and collaborative Wind Turbine Analysis Engineer to join our client's inclusive and welcoming team. This full-time wind turbine analysis role is based in Woking and comes with an excellent salary and benefits package, along with the chance to be part of a positive and diverse workplace culture.

  As a flexible Wind Turbine Analysis Engineer, you will perform analysis of wind turbines and other offshore structures via hand calculation and finite element analysis. You will also perform roles up to and including Lead Engineer on concept and FEED design projects.

  To give you an idea of how this Wind Turbine Analysis Engineer role will look and feel, here are some things you can expect to do:

  • Produce clear and concise consultancy and technical reports
  • Prepare and check specifications, design calculations, drawings and MTOs quickly and efficiently
  • Ensure all outputs are compliant with the company's ISO-accredited quality, project control, safety and integrity procedures
  • Commit to planning work packages, reporting progress and forecasting

  To apply for this wind turbine anaysis engineering role, you will need a mechanical, structural or similar engineering Master's degree and an excellent understanding of the fundamentals of solid mechanics and fatigue of metallic materials. You will also require experience in the aeroelastic analysis of fixed or floating wind turbines using Bladed or similar software. Expertise in general-purpose FE software such as Abaqus is also essential. Additional requirements include:

  • Chartered Engineer status with a recognised professional institution
  • Familiarity with offshore analysis software such as DNV Sesam or Orcaflex
  • Expertise in the analysis of offshore structures and wind turbine analysis on a floating foundation
  • Knowledge of hydrodynamic analysis of floating structures
  • Background in engineering consultancy and familiarity with offshore design, assessment codes and recommended practices
  • Knowledge and experience in nonlinear assessment, dynamic/modal assessment, fatigue of offshore structures, fracture mechanics, structural assessment and appraisal, blast design and fixed and floating structures

  As a vital member of the team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, our client will provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team.

  To learn more and apply for this Wind Turbine Analysis Engineer job in Woking, please get in touch with NES Fircroft today.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.