Piping Engineer (H/F) – Brussels

Introduction

We are looking for a Piping Engineer specialized in nuclear sector

Function

  • Manage the various aspects of structural integrity of mechanical components related to ASME Section III code for the construction/operation of existing or new Nuclear power plants
  • Supervise all the calculations of the ASME III mechanical and piping components and including Class 1, 2 & 3 components
  • Use and guide others in Finte-Elements Studies (SYSTUS, ANSYS or/and PIPESTRESS code) for thermal and pressure fatigue evaluation of mechanical and piping components with respect to ASME code
  • Be familiar with the use of the ASME III code and able to lead others in its application — Be aware of all the different analyses: mechanical, thermal and pressure transients applicable to Class 1 mechanical and piping components of each belgian nuclear units
  • Help our Client to safety restart their nuclear units through fast and judicious justification for continuation in case of alteration of the structural integrity of an ASME componet
  • Take charge of the invitation to tender, the technical and economical comparison between bids; the awaring of contracts, the review of external studies
  • Conduct the technical and commercial follow up of the contracts, including interfaces management – Write component technical specifications (performances, scope of supply and limits of supply definition, design requirements, applicable ASME III criteria to meet) – Comply with and enforce compliance with the Health/Safety guidelines set out in the Project Safety Plan

Requirements

  • Mechanical or Civil Engineer with several years of experience in structural analysis and design
  • Experience in stress and fatigue analysis of pressure vessels (piping pumps, tanks, heat exchanges etc)
  • Experienced in general purpose Finite Element (FE) codes such as PipeStress, Beamstress, Ansys, Systus… for piping applications
  • Experienced in thermal fatigue structural analysis and evaluation of the heat transfer coefficients in water, in steam, etc
  • Experienced to evaluate by Finite Element calculation stresses for static loads or dynamic loads in casoe of linear or non linear analysi
  • Good knowlegde of the mechanical properties of different steels and alloy steels used in this topic • Several years experience in application of pressure vessel codes such as ASME III, ASME VIII, RCC-M, CODAP, DIN, KTA…
  • Experienced in thermal fatigue (elastic or plastic) structural analysis and evaluation of the heat transfer coefficients in water, in steam…
  • Experienced to evaluate by FE calculation stresses for static loads or dynamic loads, in case of linear or non-linear analysis
  • Knowledge of nuclear domain and safety is considered as an asset
  • Able to communicate in French or Dutch and English

Offer

In addition to a contract with a personalized attractive salary, we offer you:

  • A personal contact with our Account Managers who visit you at the client’s site and resolve any issues you may have
  • A chance to follow workshops or even obtain the prestigious PRINCE 7 accreditation
  • To enjoy client network opportunities and Advitek events, thus experiencing the best of both worlds; every employee is coached by an Account Manager, who has a great market knowledge and who provides helpful advice Advitek takes your ambitions into account and keeps you informed about vacancies and opportunities
  • A great tailor-made remuneration package which can include a car, mobile phone subscription, daily allowance and health insurance plan options
  • A goodiebag when you join Advitek and each year you receive a Christmas gift for under your tree We celebrate you!
  • Milestones are not forgotten with a surprise cake and fun present to thank you for your loyalty
  • At Advitek we respect you for who you are. Here you are not a number, you are a person! On your birthday for example you receive a birthday card signed by us all