Lead Structural Engineer

  • Saudi Arabia
  • Energy
  • Permanent

Lead Engineer – Structural (Rig Building Engineering)

Saudi Arabia

· Lead the structural discipline in the assigned projects

· Oversee a team of structural designers while carrying out design engineering and 3D modelling

· Preparation and review of hull and outfitting structural drawings

· Guidance and review of the lifting studies and stress analysis

· Preparation of design basis, project specific specifications for EPC projects and other projects involving basic / detail engineering

· Carryout feasibility studies and tender document preparation

· Material engineering which includes preparation of purchase specifications, purchase requisitions, technical bid analysis, Supplier document / drawing evaluation after order

· Construction engineering activities including MTO’s, shop drawings and job package preparation and issue

· Co-ordination with Internal Departments, Customer & Inspection Agencies

· Ensure that design comply with the relevant codes, standards, regulations, and procedures

· Progress monitoring and adherence to scheduled completion of engineering documents

· Attend project review meetings

· Responsible for change management and trend notifications

· Monitor budget compliance of design deliverable production

· Activity planning, work assignment, work scheduling and monitoring. Inter disciplinary checks & co-ordination

· Ensure compliance with all applicable information security policies & procedures

· Ensure quality and accuracy of the engineering deliverables for the discipline and compliance with Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) responsibilities.

Key Accountabilities:

· Engineering design work in rig building – 80% of the time approx.

· Coordination / communication (internal and external) – 10% of the time approx.

· Progress of project deliverables/commitments – 10% of the time approx.

Qualifications & Experience:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Structural Engineering

· Preferred – any additional certification/courses in Structural Engineering

· Sound knowledge of international codes & standards, maritime regulations, and class rules

· Design experience in steel structural analysis software used in marine industry

· Exposure to AutoCAD 3D design tools like AVEVA

· Exposure to structural design software such as ANSYS, SACS, STAAD Pro, Abaqus

· Demonstrated high order interpersonal skills and the ability to operate within a multinational environment

· Demonstrated ability to influence and motivate others with regards to continuous improvement

· Good communication and presentation skills.

· 10+ years in engineering design department of any offshore rig building or ship building industry


Job Information

Job Reference: NIOS-LES-SA_1643125209
Salary: Full Expat Package
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Energy
Job Locations: Saudi Arabia
Job Types: Permanent

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