This position is an entry level consulting position involving participation in a wide variety of incident investigations, including industrial projects, insurance claims and product liability matters. Projects include field and laboratory work, technical documentation review, engineering analysis, report development and eventually legal testimony. The candidate will provide project support and materials engineering expertise as part of multi-disciplinary teams evaluating wide variety of materials but with a primary focus on metals.
A Ph.D. degreed engineer is desired with training in materials science, metallurgy, materials characterization, and experience in metallurgical failure analysis. Good communication and people skills are critical and they should possess a willingness to learn the technical consulting business by working closely with senior personnel. The candidate will be responsible for the execution of technical projects as well as eventually marketing and growing, in the Chicago-land area, industrial related product failure analysis projects and clientele.Please see our Careers website:Careers - ESi