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Senior Engineer- FEA Specalist
Oceanic Consulting Corporation
Job Location: St. John's


Oceanic Consulting Corporation provides contract research services in hydrodynamics and Arctic engineering. Using advanced numerical simulation tools and one of the world's most comprehensive collections of physical modeling facilities, Oceanic provides consulting, research and development on the broadest range of marine systems.

Oceanic Consulting Corporation offers opportunities and valuable hands-on experience at one of the world’s most comprehensive collections of marine hydrodynamic testing facilities. If you enjoy: working with a talented group of colleagues, being part of a great social atmosphere and getting exposure to hands-on technical training, thn Oceanic might just be the best opportunity for you!

 Senior Engineer- FEA Specialist

The Finite Element Specialist is a recognized expert in the application of finite element modeling techniques relevant to ocean engineering and naval architecture. This includes linear and non-linear analysis of a wide range of structural problems encountered by ships and offshore structures including; localized stress analysis and structural failure, ultimate strength of structures, fatigue analysis, wave impacts and collisions .

The Finite Element Specialist will prepare reports for clients summarizing the results of their research and will also present the results of innovative research at conferences and in technical journals.


  • Provide technical leadership within a team of analysts and engineers, while carrying out work for clients using commercial and in house computer codes. For purposes of predicting the structural responses of ships and offshore structures.
  • Act as project manager for projects that have a  significant FEA component, ensuring that the projects managed are completed on schedule and within budget.
  • Assist the business development function in preparing proposals for new projects in the area of FEA.
  • Prepare technical papers and presentations in order to showcase the capabilities of the company to potential clients.


  • Knowledge of ship design, marine engineering or Artic/ ice engineering
  • 5 years technical experience with FEA specialization
  • Analytical/ Problem solving skills
  • Familiarity with ISO quality systems
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • M.Eng in relevant engineering discipline (Ocean Engineering, Naval Architecture, Mechanical) is preferred
  • B.Eng. with equivalent level of practical experience will be considered
  • Professional Engineer (P.Eng designation)
  • Able to obtain Canadian Government Reliability Status and Canadian Controlled goods program clearance.
  • Computer Skills-MS Office Suite, 3D CAD, MS Project

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We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

 Oceanic Consulting Corporation is committed to the goals of Employment Equity.


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