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Marine System Engineer

  • Job reference: 924363
  • Location: Qatar
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 14/03/2019

Our client a Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Company is looking for a role of Marine System Engineer


* Promote & comply with applicable safety instructions and other CLIENT HSE procedures in all activities,

* Carry out work in compliance with CLIENT values and policies, relevant laws and regulations, agreed CLIENT priorities and objectives, CLIENT standards and procedures and good industry practices,

* Follow-up of engineering development activities progress related to marine systems for the Major Projects - Export Scheme Project by the contractors, the LLI and packages vendors (as applicable). The scope of activities will concern both FEEDs and detailed design contracts. The activities include the review and comment of engineering and vendor documentation to ensure compliance with design dossier, SOR, Company specifications, Corporate standard and HSE regulation, international codes and classification society rules.

* Typical marine systems related to FSO should consist of ballast, bilge, diesel oil, sludge, compressed air, sea water, cooling water, fresh and potable water, drain, sewage, essential and emergency diesel generators and auxiliaries.

* Participate in the redaction of the scope of work to be sent with the project RFQ in view of FEEDs execution.

* Supervision, control, review and co-ordination of marine systems engineering development in compliance with project specifications and procedures, CLIENT specifications, discipline requirements and international codes (SOLAS, MARPOL, ASME, API, IEC, …), Class requirements (e.g. BV offshore rules) with respect of cost, schedule and required level of quality and safety applicable to this project.

* Review and approve, in accordance with applicable procedures and requirements, the various marine systems documents issued by CTR. Monitor marine systems discipline studies during all engineering phases (technical, costs, planning, interfaces, reporting).

* Ensure an accurate engineering follow up of the marine system packages at all stages (vendor selection, documentation review with multi-discipline coordination, FAT, etc…)

* Identification of any optimization / improvement in the design dossier to be implemented in the early stage of concept design,

* Promote alternatives for marine systems design to reduce and to optimise the weight and costs,

* Identify potential deviations from the CLIENT referential and report these to the Engineering Manager for final decision on whether or not to implement,

* Ensure close coordination with other disciplines (naval architect, process, etc.) on all engineering, constructability and operational matters,

* Ensure that relevant feedback from previous similar projects are considered in the design performance,

* Participate actively in technical decision making, in meetings with potential contractors and vendors,

* Participate in the technical analysis of offers and assist in vendor selection,

* Assistance in the finalization of contractual documents,

* Participate in weekly and monthly meetings with Contractors, and in specific ad hoc meetings as required by management,

* Provide technical answers to technical queries and provide support in deviations requests related to structural issues,

* Manage assistance from shareholder specialists (remote head office), when required,

* Participate in the project reviews sessions with CLIENT, Contractors and vendors teams,

* Provide technical answers and clarifications to internal project audit sessions (PR, HAZOP, etc…),

* Contribute to the engineering interfaces,

* Ensure detailed progress reporting to project management,

* Assist project management team to reply to various correspondence by providing technical support,

* Carry out any other duty or task that may be assigned by hierarchical superiors in line with discipline expertise,

* Treat all information obtained during course of the work with confidentiality.

Qualifications & Experience Required

* Qualification: Master degree in Marine Engineering or certificate of Marine Chief Engineer,

* Experience: at least 10 years in Ship design and Ship building industries (engineering companies, shipyard, Classification Societies)

* Experience in offshore facilities (or FSO, FPSO) and merchant ships (tankers).

* Available for technical missions worldwide.

* Familiar with class requirements, IMO codes and international marine standards,

* Language: Fluent English, French is a plus.

* Computer literate.

* Strong leadership skills and good communication skills.

* Ability to work on projects in a complex and multicultural environment.

* Good analytical skills.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.