Senior Project Engineer (EFP)

BH-260209
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • England South East London
  • Permanent
  • Alternative & Renewable Energy
  • Carbon Capture & Storage
  • Oil & Gas
  • Offshore Wind
Do you want to play a role in the transition to sustainable energy production?

At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions will make up two-thirds of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

Our London team provides front-end studies, engineering, procurement and project management services for initiating and executing oil & gas field, offshore wind HVDC, renewable energy and carbon capture developments. Our Business very much depends on our people; all our major achievements are team efforts.

We are currently looking for Senior Project Engineers for engineering management and multidiscipline activity planning roles in topsides engineering on offshore projects primarily offshore wind HVDC EPCI projects, the role will be based in our Chiswick office, UK.

What will you be doing?

Supporting the Engineering Manager in the delivery of the engineering effort on the project or in a tender in accordance with Aker Solutions’ values and contractual requirements. Ensure that other aspects of the project such as procurement, construction, completion and operation are given proper consideration and engineering is controlled and delivered within contractual schedule and budget.

Responsible for performance of specific engineering activities / tasks as directed by Engineering Manager within areas such as:

  • Overall responsible for the project System Engineering disciplines, with a particular focus on electrical, instruments, telecoms and cyber security & network system engineering
  • Responsibility for other multidiscipline project engineering activities / scope as directed by the Engineering Manager
  • Ensure implementation of lessons learnt
  • Responsibilities for Systems Engineering disciplines or other assigned multidiscipline scope include:
    • Integrating engineering disciplines into the overall project organisation
    • Identifying, raising and acting upon potential risks and opportunities within the Project in general and the engineering
    • Ensuring engineering is executed accordance with the Project Execution Model / Plan (PEM/PEP) and in accordance with the schedule, budget and contractual requirements, keeping a focus on Quality and HSE aspects
    • Providing management guidance / support with respect to manpower planning, schedule team performance, workshare, resolution of conflict priorities
    • Ensure that the engineering scope of work is clear and understood by the engineering organisation
    • Establish, identify and where necessary adjust engineering governing documents and project specific systems engineering execution model
    • Establish and use of common engineering tools and methods for the project
    • Control and document internal and external engineering interfaces
    • Ensure good and timely coordination between engineering disciplines and procurement
    • Provide guidance and assist with resolving technical issues where required

We think you should have:
  • University degree or relevant education with more than 10 years post graduate experience in front end, FEED and/or EPC projects
  • Track record in Project Engineering role(s) from a minimum of one E&P or EPC project
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within the offshore oil & gas/renewable energy or onshore oil & gas/carbon capture sector. Offshore experience is preferred.
  • A background of working on at least one FEED, E&P or EPC project as a lead or senior member of systems engineering discipline team, preferably in electrical, instruments or telecoms. As a minimum must have a good understanding of the scope, technical aspects, key deliverables and activities typically associated with electrical, instrument/control and telecoms systems is required
  • Experience in working with vendors/supplier/subcontractors and with or in fabrication yards
  • Knowledge of interdependence relationship between departments and disciplines within an EP or EPC contractor organisation
  • Demonstrated knowledge of procurement and vital project control aspects
  • Able to effectively negotiate critical issues with Engineers / Designers and Clients.

More reasons to work with us:  

  • Professional development and excellent career opportunities with the chance to work on a wide variety of projects
  • A healthy work-life balance with flexible working conditions throughout the different phases of your journey
  • Competitive pay and benefits with excellent pension and insurance schemes as well as private health services 
  • Possibility to work remotely/from home 2-3 days per week 
 
Interested? Contact us. For more information about the position, please contact: Stephen Laurie, NES Advantage 

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing service.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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