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Senior Engineer, Naval

Basingstoke, Hampshire
Senior Engineer, Naval


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Closing Date: 13th of November 2019
We are looking for a Senior Engineer, Naval to join our team on permanent basis.
Role Overview/Purpose
Senior Naval Engineer will be required to:
  • Participate in the concept selection and design of floating structures;
  • Design and follow-up the engineering activities as well as the construction of floating structures (both new-built and converted);
  • Coordinate the design activities and provide technical support during execution phases;
  • Define tender documentation and carry out technical evaluations of tender;
  • Be the Technical Authority and, if needed, the Technical Coordinator on all aspects of naval engineering with respect to liaison with Contractors, waiver request and compliance with project requirements and standards;
  • Act as interface between Contractors and the Company;
  • Perform Installation Analysis for fixed platforms
  • Follow up detail installation engineering activities
  • Participate in the offshore campaign during the installation phase
  • Attend technical and coordination meetings;
  • Provide assistance during audit and Peer Review
  • Support the Mentoring and training of graduate and junior engineers
  • Participate in the Renewable Energy offshore floating project
  • Act as a technical specialist for Naval design activities
  • Teamwork and collaboration with other colleagues in the Naval and Floating department
  • Liaise with other disciplines (offshore structures, pipelines, process, mechanical, CAD etc..) during project execution phase
  • Be Proactively involved with the R&D Renewable Energy project
  • Keep abreast of Floating structures and Installation design standards
  • Regularly review the suitability and accuracy of technical standards and procedures and develop new ones as required
  • Undertake short term visits to a wide range of operating site and geographic regional offices worldwide.
  • Keep abreast of new legislations on plant design and performance
  • Ensure a high standard of safety is maintained and Environmental and Quality Assurance processes are followed
Essential Knowledge and Experience
  • Experience in the Oil and Gas industry in particular with respect to floating structures and Jacket Installation,
  • Fixed platform installation analysis
  • Knowledge of mooring systems,
  • Installation of topsides using heavy-lift vessels
  • Knowledge of software like DNVGL SESAM suite, Autocad, MOSES, ORCAFLEX
  • Knowledge of standards for floating Structures design (IACS societies, ISO, API) and Offshore Installation (DNVGL)
  • Hull structure design  knowledge
  • Experience working on Renewable Energy projects
  • Pipeline installation experience would be beneficial (not essential)
Ideally Degree qualified in a relevant Engineering discipline such as Naval Architecture Engineering, Offshore Engineering, Structural or Mechanical Engineering
Craig Bell
Swan Recruitment Ltd.

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Tel: +44 (0) 2392 838784
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