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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING ASSOCIATE Injury Biomechanics

Category
Biomechanical Engineer
Posted
02 Jul 2019
Modified
02 Jul 2019
City
Corvallis, OR
Country
United States
Organisation
Hayes+Associates, Inc.
Dynamic consulting firm in Oregon seeks a highly–motivated engineer for a national litigation practice focused on injury biomechanics. The successful candidate will support a portfolio of cases involving injuries from motor vehicle collisions, falls, workplace incidents, defective products, sports activities and criminal matters. Our goal is to attract, mentor and keep a bright, high-achieving professional who aspires to a successful career as a testifying expert in injury biomechanics.

Responsibilities
• Collaborative review of case facts, injuries and witness testimony
• Engineering analyses using both fundamental physics and software for modeling motor vehicle collisions, human body dynamics and 3-D reconstruction of scenes
• Compare force predictions to injury thresholds and form opinions on injury causation
• Manage cases and case portfolios with strict deadlines and budget controls
• Produce reports and trial exhibits that are accurate, compelling and understandable
• Publish papers in technical journals and present findings at conferences
• Over time, develop a client base, take shared testimony cases and then serve as sole testifying expert

Qualifications
• MS or PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field
• Outstanding academic record in advanced engineering mechanics
• Exceptional abilities in both written and oral English
• Demonstrated success at modeling complex engineering systems
• Biomechanics experience a plus, but not required; additional training available
• Qualification as an Engineer in Training and then certification as a Professional Engineer

Salary, Benefits and Application
• Minimum Salary of $80,000 for MS level candidates. More senior candidates can expect salary commensurate with education, training and experience.
• Career advancement opportunities include Senior Associate and Partner status.
• Full medical/dental/vision benefits and SEP retirement plan

• To learn more about H+A visit: https://www.hayesassoc.com/

• To apply, please email or mail your resume and cover letter (include the names and contact information for three references) to:

Melissa Maloney
Hayes+Associates, Inc.
2390 NW Kings Blvd.
Corvallis, OR 97330
Email: mam@hayesassoc.com