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  • Job reference: RMS0101325

Lead Civil & Structural Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 03/11/2011
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The Company:
Global leader in natural gas exploration & production.

The Role:
Position Summary

Provide specialist technical support for the Civil and Structural engineering work in the LNG production, transport and import sector across COMPANY Group.
Provide civil and structural engineering design input to COMPANY projects and projects with JV partners during the early development & concept selection stages
Will act as the owner’s technical representative in the area of LNG Civil and Structural engineering for Pre FEED and FEED studies carried out by third party engineering contractor. Thus ensuring the facilities are designed to meet the company and the project technical specifications and are safe and operable.
Provide technical support for operating LNG Assets with respect to resolving safety, production and availability issues.

Key Responsibilities

Provide LNG Civil and Structural Engineering input to both future and current development projects with emphasis on LNG developments.

Civil works include earthworks and foundations, permanent plant buildings and structural works e.g. Storage Tanks and Pre-Assembled Modules
Loading and Marine facilities including LNG Jetty and MOF
Manage the Civil and Structural engineering element of contractor performance on conceptual studies, FEED and detailed design work to assure it meets the company’s technical, financial, safety and environmental objectives.
Lead or participate in PEER assists, PEER Reviews and Technical Assurance reviews to add value and ensure compliance with the COMPANY Assurance Framework and approvals procedures.
Assist in the development of best practice corporate guidelines, processes and procedures.
Provide input to the identification and mitigation of technical risks.
Maintain an up to date knowledge of developments and practices across the LNG value chain.
Understand selected COMPANY existing asset facilities, including performance and process limitations to maximize the value of these facilities in the future development of assets and facilities. Investigation and resolution of operating problems in existing Assets.
Liaise with Development Managers, Subsurface professionals, Operations and Commercial Managers to support development opportunities and deliver optimized proposals.
Identify opportunities for technology development and pursue with sources of expertise.
Provide ad-hoc support to Asset Project Team.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Knowledge, Skills, & Experience

Tank and LNG experience essential.
Relevant Engineering Bachelors or Masters degree, or equivalent preferably in civil engineering
Experience in the Energy Industry. Work in LNG industry preferred.
Civil and structural design and LNG Tank experience is required
Construction site experience would be an advantage
Overseas oil and gas experience useful
Knowledge and experience with different licensed liquefaction processes.
Experience of a client/operator environment and a knowledge of the safety, environmental and operational aspects of their work including writing project design bases and functional requirements during project early development stages.
Knowledge of breadth and depth of Civil and Structural engineering needed to manage the quality control of contractor technical work, ensuring appropriate techniques and standards.
Experience of managing technical scopes of work and engineering studies with third party engineering contractors t
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