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Senior Naval Architect

Senior Naval Architect

Posted 2 September by Venn Group
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Venn Group

Senior Naval Architect

Recruitment Agency Reference: 6972110


Hourly Rate (DOE)

6 Month Contract

Please note: candidates must satisfy security criteria.

Our client, a leading Defence organisation, urgently require an experienced Senior Naval Architect who will join the team responsible for substantiating designs through calculations, producing technical reports and providing technical support. You will be required to contribute and lead product development through the design lifecycle and provide technical support.

In order to be successful, you will have the following:

  • A degree in either Structural Engineer or Naval Architecture or extensive practical experience of working within a structural engineering/naval architecture role

  • Either a Chartered Engineer or working towards it, holding membership of an appropriate professional institution

  • Demonstrable experience of using Finite Element (FEA) Analysis, ship stability packages, FEA and CAD packages

  • Able to demonstrate experience in the naval/marine industry

  • Demonstrable experience in structural engineering on vessels/marine platforms

  • Demonstrable experience of using 2D & 3D CAD packages, experience with working with production

  • Teams as well as good written and verbal communication skills

Within this exceptional role, you will be responsible for:

  • Substantiation reports for installation solutions, foundations/seatings, repairs/conversions to vessels and in support of concept designs

  • Preparing and producing substantiation reports for solutions during the entire design lifecycle phases (Concept, Basic, Functional, Detail, Manufacturing, Installation and Decommissioning), in line with recognised standards and to the required; time, cost and quality requirements

  • Liaising with design team and other stakeholders throughout the design lifecycle to ensure coordination and functionality of design, including supporting design reviews

  • Developing innovative design solutions

  • Providing solutions to manufacturing and installation issues by assisting in the resolution of technical and production queries

  • Producing technical reports and other documentation

  • Ensuring that, health, safety and environmental requirements are implemented

  • Assisting with the maintenance and improvement in quantity standards of outputs

This represents an excellent opportunity to secure a senior level contract, within a successful and dynamic organisation.

Reference: 40813597

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