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Offshore Structural Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Sharjah
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 19/04/2013
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The Role:
Our Client, a leading international EPC Contracting Company if the Oil & Gas industry have an opportunity available for an Offshore Structural Design Engineer with their team in the UAE. The successful candidate will perform technical tasks assigned by the Project Structural Lead, relating to design, verification and study activities. Interfacing with other Project Specialists and Designers, Co-ordinating technical activities performed inside or outside the Company.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Review Client technical documentation and requirements.
• Define structural design premises.
• Contribute to the writing of the Project Structural Design Brief (roadmap of all the structural design and analyse work on the project).
• Liaise with other Project Specialists and Designers as required to complete the work assigned.
• Design structural systems and components, pursuing objectives of sound engineering and design optimisation in term of costs, fabrication simplicity, constructability and safety.
• Carry out/Check/Supervise structural analysis.
• Supervise/Approve steel structures design or fabrication drawings.
• Supervise the setting up of bill of quantities or material take off (MTO).
• Prepare technical documentation for steel structure material requisition and assist the procurement department in the technical evaluations.
• Prepare, when required, specifications for structural fabrications and all related items such as bearing systems, bolts, cladding, grating, etc.
• Verify structural strength or dynamic behaviour of items designed by others (piping support Specialists, Vendors, technical building Suppliers, etc.)
• Apply during the work assigned the Quality Control Procedure of the Offshore Structural Department
• Implement field engineering activities
Key Skills / Attributes required:
• Degree qualified
• Previous Middle East experience is very highly desirable
• Structural design experience relating to platforms
• Minimum of 4 years experience in Structural design from the oil & gas industry , minimum of 2 years working on offshore projects
• Fully pc literate and proficient in the latest structural design software
• A flexible approach to work
• Good problem solving, organisational, communication, and team playerskills

Attractive tax free salary with expat benefits package, relocation assistance and excellent international career progression opportunities.
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