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Your mission :
The PTMH, Technology Platform for Hydraulic Machines, provides independent scientific services to the industry and participates in innovative research projects in the field of new energies, including hydraulics. These services mainly consist in experimental testing of reduced scale models of large hydraulic machines. Such testing activities are performed with a unique experimental facility of three test rigs. In addition, major upgrades and adaptations are under construction on two of the platforms to test Pelton turbines and carry out hybridization tests. Maintenance and upgrading of facilities must be permanent to ensure the quality of the measurement results, which are often the subject of contractual clauses.
Main duties and responsibilities include :
Refereeing to the head of the testing team, your main tasks consist in:
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One year renewable
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