Installation Project Engineer


Installation Project Engineer

Our client is seeking an Installation Project Engineering. This position incorporates the full installation process from the procedure preparation, the definition of installation aids, up to the mobilisation of the vessel and subsequent offshore operation.

It will be responsible for delivering fit for purpose rigid pipeline installation engineering on projects or tenders with specific focus on safe and cost-effective installation operation and will be responsible to the Senior Installation Engineer.


  • Based just south of London.
  • Permanent

Specific Key Responsibilities & Activities

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Performs detailed feasibility studies and installation procedure, considering all associated risk and ensure that all safety rules are considered for various operations such as pipe laying, riser installation, pipeline structure in line installation.
  • Determines and optimises operations installation times.
  • Ensure the quality of their deliverables while respecting the agreed schedule.
  • Interfaces with associated subsea related disciplines and understands the interfaces within a project environment.
  • Provides engineering support during operations with occasional periods offshore or on yard.
  • Ensures all relevant safety objectives and legal requirements are observed.
  • Participates actively to the PG department know-how consolidation.
  • Proposes innovative solutions allowing cost & risks reduction

Personal Specification

  • Previous installation engineering background (methods or analysis, field engineer) is essential
  • Previous offshore worksite experience will be beneficial
  • Previous experience working on pipelay projects is essential/beneficial
  • Ability to work in small teams and to regularly interface with other teams

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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