Material and Corrosion Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Netherlands Zuid-Holland
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
We are lookingh for a Material and Corrosion Engineer for our client who is in oil&gas industry. They are also specialised in offshore an fpso. This position is located in the Rotterdam area and it's a 1 year contractor position with a possibility to extend it.

The Material Engineer applies discipline knowledge and experience of engineering principles, procedures, and materials to ensure the engineering design is correctly translated into specifications, drawings, datasheets, and purchase orders. As Material Engineer, you will be in charge for identifying innovative methods to carry out assigned tasks making sure all required material is functional and accounted for within a design and in compliance with international codes, Company specifications, and industry standards and regulations. You could be assigned as a Package Engineer with technical responsibility for the design, procurement and manufacture of the Package. The Material Engineer must prioritize assigned activities to deliver a safe, efficient design and meet construction and installation milestones.

- Understand, plan and deliver assigned tasks with accuracy within agreed time frame

- Identify areas requiring more detailed instructions and clarify understanding/expectation as necessary with Discipline Lead; ensure no surprises

- Develop engineering documents in a manner that the design intent can be interpreted correctly

- Complete tasks in compliance with applicable engineering codes, industry standards/regulations and work procedures

- Proactively interface with Discipline Lead and peers for resolving issues, sharing information and progress

- Seek clarification or guidance as soon as difficulties arise; recommend alternative solutions

- Perform thorough self-check of all deliverables prior to submission for review /approval

- Properly plan work to allow adequate time for documents to be thoroughly checked to ensure accuracy


To be able to achieve effective interface management you should:

- Understand how assigned tasks will affect all disciplines and stakeholders; provide timely and accurate input to other disciplines in support of their design requirements in meeting deadlines

- Proactively provide Discipline Lead with status updates, highlight concerns as they arise, and prioritize assigned activities to meet key milestones

- Network with stakeholders to serve as a source of support in executing project deliverables; ensure proactive two-way communication

- Produce consistent/organized documents in a well-structured format to clearly convey required information

- Coordinate with vendors, subcontractors, third party consultants, etc. to ensure timely review of documents and that comments are made with required quality level

- Provide timely and accurate input to other disciplines in support of their design requirements and project deliverables


To be able to contribute to the success of managing changes you should:

- Raise awareness of issues timely to the Discipline Lead; understand the change impact within and across Disciplines and identify the stakeholders to be engaged

- Respectfully challenge proposed changes that significantly impact project deliverables to ensure the best option is taken as the way forward

- Prioritize activities to effectively manage conflicting deadlines to meet key milestones and deliverables

- Ensure changes are conveyed through the established channels of communication to minimize the impact to deliverables and project

- Demonstrate adaptability and flexibility in implementing changes

- Ensure Management of Change (MOC) procedures are used to promote positive impact to the project


To be able to ensure quality of engineering deliverables you should:

- Be self-motivated to improve technical competencies for current and future work assignments

- Promote continuous improvement within the Discipline by maintaining/sharing the latest industry developments

- Ensure activities are completed with consistency and in compliance with applicable codes, standards and regulations

- Apply and capture applicable lessons learned in the execution of activities to enable information sharing, increase project efficiencies, and support/develop best practices

- Ensure work is organized and documented in a manner to support the intent of design for easy understanding by others

- Ensure proper level of checks for all deliverables prior to submission; avoid cutting corners


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