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Structural Design Engineer (Marine / Design / Subsea / Equipment)

Cape Town, South Africa
Reference Number: JOK
Job Description:
My Client is looking for an individual that will be an enthusiastic, career minded, with a strong work ethic, solid professional track record and a commitment to teamwork.
  • Lead designers in the design of marine structures and equipment
  • Good understanding/knowledge of pressure vessel design and the ASME code
  • Provide structural design guidance to junior staff
  • Develop concept designs of marine equipment, structures and complex assemblies to facilitate proposals and perform budget costings.
  • Perform structural analysis such as:
  • FEA (Finite Element Analysis) analyses
  • Structural calculations from first principles
  • Calculations as per the requirements of 3rd parties such as ABS, DNV, Lloyds etc.
  • Produce SolidWorks designs, conceptual drawings and manufacturing drawings as required
  • Co-ordinate design inputs from junior and other staff
  • Manage sub-contractor designs and integrate design inputs from them.
  • Review and approve structural drawings
  • Read and interrogate 3rd party codes and standards (IMCA, ABS, DNV, Lloyds, AMSE) and prepare design submission reports for 3rd party review such as ABS, DNV and Lloyd’s Register and resolve technical queries and/or comments throughout the design appraisal and production/manufacturing phases of the project
  • Produce testing and validation documentation: FAT (Factory Acceptance Testing), Inspection Reports, Quality Control Plans, painting and corrosion protection guidelines
  • Software: SolidWorks, AutoCAD, MathCAD, PVElite, MS Office, MS AX Dynamics (ERP)
  • Additional skills/experience – Experience with Failure Mode, Effects & Criticality Analysis (FMECA)
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • 7 years dedicated experience in heavy structural, plant and machine design.
  • 7 years dedicated experience in finite element analysis.
  • 5 years dedicated experience in Solid works modeling, drawings and simulation.
  • 4 years’ experience is steel fabrication in exotic materials.
  • B. Sc / B. Eng / B. Tech / N. Dip in Mechanical Engineering. (Marine industry preferable).
Please apply directly, by clicking on the ‘apply button’ and visit www.caglobalint.com for the latest CA Global jobs.
Jody Kannemeyer
Recruitment Consultant
The CA Global Group
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