Company : BMT Specialised Ship Design
Location : Shamrock Quay, Southampton
Hours : 38 hours per week
Contract type : Permanent
BMT Specialised Ship Design are a prestigious Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering design consultancy providing a broad portfolio of services for advanced and specialised vessels, from initial concept through to detailed design and production.
With an established background in yachts, commercial and naval vessels and significant experience across all hull form types, propulsion systems and structural materials, the company utilises state of the art technology to provide innovative design solutions and consultancy services tailored to the individual requirements of owners, operators and shipyards worldwide.
A suitably qualified and experienced Structural Engineer, who will be primarily involved with commercial and military specialised vessels.
Working amongst multi-disciplined project teams and reporting to the Principal Structural Engineer.
Key responsibilities :
Utilises a strong fundamental knowledge of structural design
Undertaking structural calculations from first principles and class societies
Undertake finite element analysis tasks
Liaising with draughtsmen and other technical disciplines
Reviewing construction drawings and 3D production models
Determining general vessel scantlings, local foundations and structural details
Reviewing classification and shipyard appraisal comments
Communicating with regulatory bodies and clients
Degree qualified Naval Architect, Marine Engineer or Structural Engineer with a minimum of 4 years’ experience
Finite element analysis experience, ideally in Strand7 FEA software
Marine design background and ideally experience of working on 15-100m vessels in aluminium and steel
Shipyard experience / understanding of production requirements desirable
Excellent communication skills
Capable of developing and maintaining relationships with new and existing clients
Highly motivated when working as part of a team
In return for your hard work and commitment to us, we will give you the following :
Salary and profit related bonus scheme (discretionary)
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Private Medical Insurance
Health cash plan
Permanent Health Insurance (Income protection insurance)
Defined Contribution Pension Scheme BMT contribute double the employees’ contribution, up to a maximum of 10%
Cycle to Work Scheme