Principal Civil/Structural Engineer- Jackets

Vacancy ID: 1030284
Created Date: 30.10.2019
Job Title: Principal Civil/Structural Engineer- Jackets
Salary Competitive
Temp or Perm: Permanent Role
Region: South East
Sector: Oil & Gas
Consultant: Andy Williams
Consultant Phone: 01483 302 133

Job Description:
NRL are recruiting on behalf of a major Oil & Gas business based in Woking on a permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity to continue career development with an industry leader.


About the role:

Principal Engineer is typically accountable to the Lead Engineer or Project Engineering Manager, depending on size and complexity of project.  Corporate reporting line is to respective Departmental/Group Manager.

  • Working as Lead Engineer on a project, or reporting to the Lead Engineer typically on larger projects, execute civil/structural engineering design activities for feasibility, concept, FEED, detailed design or EPC projects.
  • Technically responsible for all civil/structural engineering work and allocating, supervising and directing preparation of project deliverables. Subject to project size, will delegate some level of supervision and specific checking activities to appropriate competent personnel.
  • Formulating resolutions and supervision of technically challenging and/or high profile issues, with support from Consultant Civil/Structural Engineer/ Lead Engineer or Project
  • Engineering Manager, and effectively communicating with Clients and Senior Management.
  • Reviewing the ITB (Invitation to Bid) documents submitted in the proposals stage, prepares man-hour estimates and provides input to project execution plan. 
  • Supervise reviews and checks the civil/structural activities including: Philosophies, specifications, Civil & Structural Design Calculations, Plans, Drawings and MTO. Identifies and resolves discrepancies and divergences from original proposal/ contract by raising technical queries with projects / client.  
  • Participating in multi-discipline Engineering Design Reviews and provides all necessary civil/structural engineering input and support to close out of actions.
  • Identifying a clear scope of work and supervises preparation of the Technical Document register (TDR).
  • Responsible for planning/scheduling the civil/structural engineering activities and manpower resource. Quantifies the total number of engineering deliverables, man-hour allocation and format of delivery, and other requirements for execution of the work.  Provides necessary regular project controls/ reporting input to Project Management.
  • Providing support to Procurement including for long lead items enquiry: prepares Technical requisitions, reviews vendor documentation and provides Technical Bid Evaluation support to ensure design conformance.
  • Ensuring compatibility and conformance with client specifications and recommends cost effective improvements to specifications within the scope of client specifications and requirements.

What you will need:

The successful candidate will have Masters Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering, Chartered Status preferred. Significant related experience working for Engineering/Client organisations in the Oil and Gas Industry. Exposure to Offshore jacket Consultancy, FEED/ Detailed Design and EPC projects.  Experienced SACS user and Sesam experience preferable.

What’s in it for you:  
  • Permanent opportunity
  • Career development supported by a global business
  • Competitive Salary and benefits scheme

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