Subsea Lead Engineer

Posted 30 June 2024
Salary NEG
Job type Contract
DisciplineOil and Gas RecruitmentEnergy Recruitment
Contact NameAndrew McNair

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Subsea Lead Engineer, based in Aberdeen.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:
* Safety - Conducts all activities in a safe and effective manner and raises safety and environmental issues immediately and in line with corporate policy.
* Leadership - Act as the lead subsea engineer for the allocated projects to project manage and co-ordinate the detailed subsea design, installation and scheduling activities with discipline engineering support & vessel installation contractor together with other key project contractors involved in delivering the projects
* Financial - Carries out duties in a way that maximises value and minimises waste and risk.
* Technical - Carry out technical reviews of contractors' documentation to ensure that subsea development programmes and designs are executed on time, within budget and to high quality and reliability.
* Represent the Company at meetings with contractors as required
* Provide subsea engineering support for the development of the project Consents and Licensing
* Ensure work is completed in compliance with corporate standards, HSSE policies & procedures and
industry regulations
* Act as the key interface between 3rd Party Host operations teams (onshore/offshore), subsea engineering teams and contractor representatives, managing their activities effectively to ensure quality and delivery of services within agreed budgets
* Collaboration - Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to plan and successfully execute all engineering for underwater operations.
* Develop and maintain positive and constructive relationships with internal and external contacts and hold regular feedback meetings with stakeholders in subsea engineering activities
* Continuous Improvement & Innovation - Take ownership of the continuous development of personal knowledge and technical expertise.

* Extensive design and subsea installation experience of delivering subsea tie backs projects
* Familiarity with subsea engineering good practice within the oil and gas industry
* Proven ability to effectively co-ordinate and manage high-value subsea projects
* Technical proficiency in IT programmes/systems (e.g. Microsoft Office, database management, etc.)
* Full familiarity with UK industry regulations relating to the oil and gas industry
* Experience of dealing with external bodies e.g. HSE, DECC, SFF, JNCC etc.
* Effective relationship-builder at all levels, internally and externally.
* Knowledge of process required to ensure the implementation of Permits, Licenses, Approvals, Notifications and Consents required for subsea projects
* Experience of contractual and commercial negotiations and subsequent management thereof
* Knowledge of create project work program and budgets, cost management and forecasting

* Degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate engineering discipline
* Offshore Medical & Survival Certification

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: CR/072886.

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.