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Naval Architect PERM - Basingstoke (Hybrid Working)

Basingstoke, Hampshire
Naval Architect

Basingstoke (Hybrid Working)

Permanent (please advise salary sought, and availability)

Company operates a Hybrid Working policy (called Smart Working) which allows personnel to work up to 12 working days per month from home or a similar secure UK location 

You will be responsible for acting as a technical specialist for Naval design activities, keeping abreast of new legislations on plant design and performance and ensuring a high standard of safety is maintained and Environmental and Quality Assurance processes are followed
  • Participating in the concept selection and design of floating structures;
  • Designing and following-up the engineering activities as well as the construction of fixed and floating structures (both new-built and converted);
  • Coordinating the design activities and provide technical support during execution phases;
  • Defining 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.
  • Acting as interface between Contractors and the Company.
  • Performing Installation Analysis for fixed platforms.
  • Following up detail installation engineering activities.
  • Participating in the offshore campaign during the installation phase
  • Attending technical and coordination meetings.
  • Providing assistance during audit and Peer Review.
  • Support the Mentoring and training of graduate and junior engineers.
  • Providing assistance on Renewable Energy offshore projects.
  • Teamwork and collaboration with other colleagues in the Naval and Floating department
  • Liaising with other disciplines (offshore structures, pipelines, process, mechanical, CAD etc..) during project execution phase
  • Be Proactively involved with the R&D Renewable Energy project
  • Keeping 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
  • Undertaking short term visits to a wide range of operating site and geographic regional offices worldwide.
Skills and requirements:
  • Ideally Degree qualified in a relevant Engineering discipline such as Naval Architecture Engineering, Offshore Engineering, Structural or Mechanical Engineering
  • 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)

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