Our Client, a well-known organisation with an extensive research facility based in Adelaide, is currently looking for an Experimental Physicist or Mechanical Engineer with experience working with projectiles and their impacts. Initially a 10 month Contract, with an option to extend for a further two years.
This role will investigate the propagation of a spark to initiate fire, exploring the conditions under which fires start, studying target and impact sites during and after impacts as well as Health and Safety. As the successful applicant, you will have a Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Experimental Physics or similar and experience working on research projects in a relevant discipline
Primarily based in the laboratory this role requires an individual who can apply their knowledge of relevant theory, develop methodology and tools to study physical interactions, design and carry out key experiments, generate and collect data, analyse results and report the outcomes. Knowledge of gas guns, digital high speed video, Hopkinson Bar, drawing programs, strain gauges, VISAR, VIC 3D and propellant guns would be beneficial to this role.
To be considered for this role you must meet the following criteria:
Applications close Monday 4th August 2014. To be considered for this role please apply at your earliest convenience by using the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send your updated resume with a covering letter to ChemSkill. For a confidential discussion about this role, please call Natalie or Emily on 03 9516 0100.
We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of candidates we can only contact those with suitable qualifications and experience. Please note, however, that your resumes will remain on our database and be considered for additional suitable roles.
Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.