Project Engineer


Project Engineer

Petroplan are assisting a major client of ours in their search for a Project Engineer engineering skills to projects, tendering activities, engineering studies, vessels & equipment and/or offshore engineering processes.

The Project Engineer will ensure execution of technical project objectives and with guidance, develops and applies a working knowledge of:

  • Onshore fabrication methods and practice
  • Subsea construction techniques (diver and diverless), equipment and methods (including estimation and planning of construction and IRM activities)
  • Rigging/seafastening design, equipment and methods (including any legislative and regulatory requirements)
  • Basic vessel motion response theory
  • Basic knowledge of fabrication/construction contracting methods, with good commercial awareness

Location: Aberdeen

Salary: Dependent on experience

Core Competencies/Requirements:


  • Develop project-specific procedures for the implementation of work to be carried out by onshore & offshore personnel in accordance with client minimum standards. This includes liaising directly with clients and subcontractors.
  • Be involved in HAZID studies & TRA's of tasks detailed in the procedures.
  • Be involved in and have a good understanding of Specific Risk Assessments (isolations and barriers)


  • Assist in the mobilisation/demobilisation of vessels to ensure that all equipment is handled in the correct manner and everyone involved is aware of all safety and technical aspects of the mob/demob.
  • Provide all necessary technical briefings to offshore personnel ensuring that the overall working and safety philosophy of the project is fully understood by offshore personnel.

Please contact / 0203 758 9617 for a confidential/non-committal chat.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.


Dom Thompson
Dom Thompson
Engineering Recruitment Consultant