Structural Engineer - FEED (FPSO)

Posted 27 March 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
DisciplineOil and Gas RecruitmentEnergy Recruitment
Contact NameJenny Chalmers

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Structural Engineer - FEED (FPSO), based in Aberdeen.

* Company structural technical expert throughout project phases
* Work with contractors to deliver the scope of individual responsibility within quality, schedule and budget requirements and facilitate the same throughout the project team
* Provide oversight for the whole design to ensure each element comes together in an integrated manner to produce the optimised upgrade design.
* Ensure proper application of technical standards.
* Work with designers to realise engineering designs.
* Coordinate and align with multi-disciplinary project groups.
* Take ownership of the weight management for the FPSO.
* Look for opportunities to enhance optimise and improve current design.
* Take part in relevant meetings, prepare progress reports and follow required checking procedures.
* Ensure the project scope is clear and that changes comply with project change management processes.
* Provide assistance and advice during procurement, construction and commissioning activities e.g. liaison with IVB and fabricators, installation contractors
* Ensure contractor documentation, is reviewed for technical acceptability (when related specifically to CS discipline)
* Will be involved in key decisions on work scopes, package specifications and project delivery strategy as the project progresses.

Experience & Qualifications:
* Candidates must as a minimum have a BSc degree (or equivalent) in Civil / structural Engineering or Nav Arch.
* Chartered Professional Engineer (CEng) status
* Experience of working within medium scope projects within a multidiscipline environment
* Confidence in own decision making and technical ability; clarity of delivery and capable of providing instruction and guidance to third parties
* Experience in both FEED and detailed design as well as construction
* Commercial awareness
* A sound knowledge of the fundamental requirements of the structural engineering, and the basic requirements of other engineering fields and interdependencies between them
* A sound knowledge of applicable local and international standards and statutory and regulatory requirements
* Knowledge of applicable health and safety legislation including CDM
* Competent use of civil/ structural engineering specific software such as STAAD Pro
* Experience of working within a multidiscipline 3D model environment
* Competent use of relevant software such as MS Office Suite, Teams
* A requirement to communicate clearly as must be able to present to stakeholders and 3rd parties.

Contract position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference: TR/071192.

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