Structural Engineer

Elite Technical is seeking an experienced mechanical engineer to provide structural analysis support to our highly regarded aerospace and defense client at their Lake Charles, Louisiana work location. This is a contract position for which, due the nature of the work to be performed, the candidate must be a U.S. citizen with the ability to obtain/maintain a secret clearance. The structural analysis to be performed will be in support of Material Review Board (MRB), Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP) and fleet management activities on US Air Force programs.

Required Skills

Bachelor's degree in Engineering (ME/AE/CE) with minimum of 9 years of experience in structural analysis.
Candidate should be proficient in classical static strength hand analysis, Durability and Damage Tolerance (DaDT) analysis.
Should be able to develop and document detailed structural analyses in support of drawing release or aircraft repairs including but not limited to free body diagrams, internal or external loading, shear and moment diagrams, and calculation of internal stresses.
Knowledge of Airworthiness Directives (ADs), and Service Bulletins (SBs), large transport aircraft structural design criteria, and nonstandard repair and equivalent strength analysis background is a plus.
Familiarity with MRB related activities and B707 airframe including Boeing drawings and Boeing analysis techniques a plus.

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Lake Charles, LA



Anticipated Start Date

Monday, April 12, 2021

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Anticipated Duration

12+ months

Date Posted

Monday, March 29, 2021

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