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Project Engineer - Installation
Negotiable
14 March 2019


OVERVIEW OF ROLE
The Project Engineer provides engineering skills to projects, tendering activities, engineering studies, vessels & equipment and/or offshore engineering processes. Compliance with and delivery against project plans, relevant engineering standards and contractual obligations is required. The Engineer will usually work as part of a team and may also be required to provide information and engineering guidance to other functions within the business. Work may be carried out onshore, onsite or offshore, therefore there is a requirement to go offshore with this position.
The Project Engineer will provide support to the execution of technical project objectives and with guidance, develops and applies a working knowledge of:

  • Onshore fabrication methods and practices
  • Subsea construction techniques (diver and diver less), equipment and methods (including estimation and planning of construction and IRM activities)
  • Rigging/sea fastening 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
  • Offshore Medical and survival certificates are essential

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Installation Project Engineer
Negotiable
14 March 2019


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.



Details:

  • 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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Umbilicals & Flexibles - Project Engineer
Negotiable
13 March 2019


Project Engineer (Umbilicals and Flexibles)

Subsea

The Project Engineer is responsible for the specification, design, delivery, maintenance and operational support of subsea production systems (SPS) and is the single face to the subsea equipment suppliers.
Umbilicals and Flexibles team is growing to deliver hardware and services for the ongoing Projects across all regions.
The role will hold ultimate responsibility for the delivery (specification, design, procurement, verification, manufacturing, validation) of all umbilicals and flexibles hardware and services for specified Projects within the portfolio. The role will ensure the deliveries are in line with HSSE requirements and quality standards and within project schedule and cost objectives.
  • Provide discipline engineering support for umbilical and flexible deliveries and interfaces with umbilicals and flexibles suppliers for specified Projects.
  • Integration and management of interfaces between the umbilicals and flexibles suppliers and project system engineering (EPMS), connection system supplier (SPS), installation contractor (EPIC), logistics contractor and Services team.
  • Demonstrate good safe work practices and be proactive in ensuring safe practices at all times including a strong influence role with suppliers.
  • Identify Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) risks and communicate as appropriate
  • Working internally to manage the supplier selection and award process for umbilicals and flexibles ensuring best value is achieved and contract is placed to meet project schedule requirements.
  • Support tender clarification/evaluation and contractor/vendor selection, ensuring all activities are in accordance with the Code of Conduct.
  • Review, comment, and approve design documentation, quality plans and other procedures as appropriate.
  • Budget management of contracts. Working with Project Services, responsible for accurate cost and schedule forecasting in support of in year quarterly updates and project lifecycle cost estimate updates.
  • Build strong working relationships with the key suppliers.
  • Identify and manage key engineering and delivery risks and provide input to project risk management and mitigation action plans.
  • Manage the interfaces between key stakeholders, including engineering contractors, installation contractors and suppliers.
  • Read, understand, implement, and reinforce use of Company's Management of Change process and manage any changes to the scope rigorously and in compliance with the project MOC process.
  • Assist in the performance of all project assurance activities, including the management of Design Verification Plans.
  • Support the collection and reporting of key performance data for umbilicals and flexibles product designs, manufacture and installation.
  • Working with the quality team, responsible for ensuring an appropriate verification plan is established for the deliveries to provide confidence in the product quality.
  • Part of a Global engineering and delivery team, sharing lessons and collaborating across Projects.
  • Travel: Role will be based in South East England

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Principal Piping Engineer
competitive benefits package
08 March 2019

Principal Piping Engineer
Aberdeen

A Principal Piping Engineer is required to work with a leading subsea contractor. The principal piping engineer will take a senior position with the team and be responsible for leading a team of piping engineers.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Plan, detail and review technical documentation relating to subsea piping and mechanical systems, construction and installation.
  • Design and detailing in accordance with acknowledged industry Codes, Standards and Design Guides, Client Specifications and Scopes of Work.
  • Provide input to, check and approve manifold pipe work and tie-in general arrangement and isometric drawings.
  • Production of pipe work and fittings specifications.
  • Production of specifications and data sheet for subsea valves in accordance with API 6A or ISO 14723.
  • Package engineering and management of large valve and pipe fitting packages.
  • Provide mechanical and integrity calculations for piping and equipment, including pipe work stress analysis utilising CAESAR or similar software.
  • Coordinate pipe work and mechanical engineering support to the execution of multidiscipline projects in line with defined budget and schedule.
  • Liaise with associated subsea related disciplines and understand the interfaces within a project.
  • Provide piping engineering assistance during occasional periods of offshore or site working.
  • Provide piping engineering support to Business Acquisition and FEED study execution.
  • Train/mentor junior and Graduate Engineers.
  • Actively participate in relevant training to pursue continuing professional development.

Key Attributes required for this Position

  • Extensive & in-depth knowledge of all international subsea or topsides piping codes/ specs/ standards
  • Work with limited supervision to produce & check detailed stress/ flexibility design reports, feasibility reports, construction drawings, design specifications, material take-offs
  • A proven track record in engineering large scale topsides or subsea manifold / subsea processing/ towhead piping design teams (inter-disciple engineering/ drafting team/ extensive multi-component MTOs/ procurement & vendor selection support) as an integral part of a multidiscipline project.
  • Extensive engineering expertise & vendor knowledge of the piping components -forgings/ connectors/ flanges/ pulled bends/ small & large bore valves/ fittings/ seals & gaskets - supplied to the subsea Oil & Gas market
  • Extensive expert experience in pipe stress analysis / layouts and valve specification requirements for subsea piping towhead/ manifold systems and rigid riser/ tie-in pipe work.
  • Full knowledge of subsea valves / actuators & other equipment used in subsea development
  • Engineering knowledge of single bore & multi-bore hub connectors & associated subsea tie-in systems (flow-lines/ risers etc.) within the market
  • Awareness & engineering knowledge of piping topsides & HPHT subsea systems
  • Take full responsibility for datasheets/ specifications/ scope of work/ MTOs for piping components - valves/ equipment/ connectors/ flanges etc
  • Awareness & engineering knowledge of subsea mechanical equipment which is being developed
  • Working knowledge of 2D/ 3D software - capable to direct detailed design work
  • Awareness of subsea processing equipment & technologies
  • Skills & understanding of the cost schedule of all the major piping components for contributing to projects.
  • Knowledge of piping caisson design would be advantageous

Skills and Qualifications

  • Expert international piping knowledge in the subsea or topsides Oil & Gas sector.
  • Degree educated in relevant engineering discipline is desirable, but consideration will be given to those with extensive proven experience within a similar role
  • Chartered Engineer or aiming towards Fellow
  • Involvement within various Institute work would be advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Manage interfaces within a project structure, including other disciplines, drawing office, document control, project management, client and suppliers is essential.
  • Ability to lead and function within a design team and across multiple projects is essential

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Hydrodynamics Engineer
Negotiable
07 March 2019


Vacancy Details
Vacancy
Hydrodynamics Engineer
Working hours
37.5 hours per week
Contract type
Staff
Closing date
20/03/2019
Vacancy information
OVERVIEW OF ROLE
We have an analysis engineer position available in the Hydrodynamics Discipline within the Central Engineering unit based in Aberdeen. The responsibilities of the discipline are technical support and hydrodynamic analysis related to marine operations and subsea structure design for SURF and IRM projects. The work may include support to engineering studies and tenders as well as live projects.
The available position is primarily within structures and flexibles installation analysis, but the candidate should also expect to be exposed to other types of hydrodynamic and installation analyses. The position also offers a unique opportunity to follow-up the analysis work done at planning stage of a marine operation by either being directly involved in the execution phase or by collecting recorded data from the operations that can be used for comparison and validation of the analytical models.
Typical tasks:

  • Structure installation analysis both by simplified methods and in the time domain using software like e.g. Orcaflex
  • Flexible pipelines, risers, umbilicals and cables installation analysis using primarily, the software Orcaflex
  • Analysis of hydrodynamic in-place loads on subsea structures
  • Undertake and check others', analysis and engineering activities
  • Interface with project team and engineering teams


Qualifications:

  • Masters degree or equivalent in a relevant Engineering discipline
  • Proven relevant working experience
  • Knowledge and experience using the software Orcaflex and programming skills (in e.g. Python) is an advantage
  • Overview and understanding of applicable design codes, industry standards and legislative requirements


Personal skills:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Creative problem solving - able to suggest and develop new methods and ways of working
  • Sound communication skills - able to communicate ideas and results to various stakeholders, both in written reports and in meetings, presentations etc.
  • The ability to work in a team, as well as individually with minimum supervision
  • The ability to organise and prioritise own work and as such, have responsibility for discrete work packages ongoing simultaneously
  • Understanding of clients' needs and ability to suggest and apply "fit for purpose" solutions


We offer:

  • Competitive terms (Salary)
  • Challenging and exciting work in a busy environment

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.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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