Blade Dynamics offers competitive salary packages and the opportunity to be part of an exciting young company, working in the new and dynamic field of wind turbine technology.

We are always interested in hearing from outstanding candidates in the field of advanced composites and wind turbine blade technology. If you think your skills are relevant, and you are interested in joining in developing the future of wind turbine blade technology, please send a CV with a covering letter to jobs@bladedynamics.com. Every application is carefully considered by our human resources team.

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Structural Engineers – NASA Michoud Assembly Facility, New Orleans, LA

Blade Dynamics is looking for structural engineers to join their technical team in New Orleans, Louisiana. The successful candidates will work within an established team of world class engineers and materials scientists to design, develop, manufacture and test the next generation of wind turbine blades. The role will involve managing specific project tasks, or a whole project, from the initial conceptual design through prototyping, testing, certification and production. Candidates will have at least a M.S. and two years of post-graduate experience or a B.S. and five years of experience in a related industry (automotive, aerospace, high performance marine or wind blade industry), in a structural engineering role.

Requirements

  • Excellent understanding of structural design principles and practices.
  • Experience in structural design using advanced composite materials.
  • Ability to perform classical hand calculations and develop spreadsheets for design and analysis purposes.
  • Proven experience using FEA (Abaqus, Ansys, Nastran, etc).
  • Ability to approach engineering tasks from first principles.
  • Excellent analytical skills (gathering, organizing, analysing data and understanding drawings).
  • Some experience using CAD tools (AutoCAD, SolidWorks, CATIA, etc).

Knowledge in one or more of the following areas will be considered advantageous

  • Structural testing.
  • Structural dynamics.
  • Fatigue and fracture mechanics analysis.
  • Aeroelasticity and aerodynamics.
  • Structural reliability.
  • Experience of working within design codes and liaison with certification bodies.

In return Blade Dynamics will offer a competitive salary package and the opportunity to be part of an exciting young company, working in the new and dynamic field of wind turbine technology.


Applicants must be able to provide documentation used to determine their eligibility to work in the United States.

If you would like to be a member of the Blade Dynamics Team, please submit your resume, covering letter and salary requirements to:

email: jobs@bladedynamics.com making sure 'Structural Engineer USA is the subject line of your email.

If your qualifications meet our requirements, a Blade Dynamics representative may contact you for further discussion. Please provide a current phone number and indicate best time to contact.

QHSE Engineer – Head Office & Manufacturing Facility, Southampton, UK

Blade Dynamics is looking to expand its team in the UK and for its offshore blade development program. Initially based at our Southampton Head Office & Manufacturing facility but will be expected to work from other company sites on the south coast of England and the Isle of Wight as projects require, looking for a Quality and Health & Safety Engineer (HSE) to deliver on the following areas:

Environment, Health & Safety

  • Identify and implement HSE best practices at manufacturing site and office.
  • Create Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), conduct training and ensure effective implementation for SOP’s.
  • Work with external agencies (sub-contractors, Government, Local council, etc.) to comply with HSE objectives.
  • Identify and implement audit plan and subsequent follow up actions.
  • Drive in establishing a dashboard of key HSE metrics – KPI identification, recording, trend mapping & reporting.
  • Implement safety best practices from other industries / sites- internal and external.

Quality

  • Ensure implementation of incoming raw materials check, traceability and supplier quality management.
  • Establish in-process and product quality framework at manufacturing facility.
  • Drive in establishing a dashboard of key quality metrics – KPI identification, recording, trend mapping & reporting.
  • Establish continuous improvement strategies for metrics.
  • Implement Quality best practices from other industries / sites- internal and external.
  • Ensure implementation of processes as per ISO framework.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Candidate must have extensive experience in driving HSE in manufacturing organization.
  • Strong knowledge of HSE best practices, governmental compliance, RIDDOR, COSHH and OSHA is desired.
  • Candidate should be able to draft and implement procedures (HSE and quality) from scratch.
  • Strong organizational skills, independent drive and rigorous follow up skills desired.
  • Experience in manufacturing organization: aerospace, automotive, composites or other preferred.
  • Knowledge of ISO framework is desired.
  • Strong communication skills are required.
  • Ability to work with sub-contractors and external agencies would be desirable.

In return Blade Dynamics will offer a competitive salary package and the opportunity to be part of an exciting young company, working in the new and dynamic field of wind turbine technology.


Applicants must be able to provide documentation used to determine their eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.

If you would like to be a member of the Blade Dynamics Team, please submit your CV, covering letter and salary requirements by 15th September 2014 to:

email: jobs@bladedynamics.com making sure 'QHSE Engineer UK is the subject line of your email.

If your qualifications meet our requirements, a Blade Dynamics representative may contact you for further discussion. Please provide a current phone number and indicate best time to contact.

Current careers

STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS – NASA MICHOUD ASSEMBLY FACILITY, NEW ORLEANS, LA, USA

QHSE ENGINEER – Head Office & Manufacturing Facility, SOUTHAMPTON, UK