Subsea Project Engineer

  • Job Sector: Onshore
  • Location: Aberdeen, UK
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • REF: VP102
  • Date Posted: 21 Nov 2019
Description of function

Our client is resourcing for an experienced Senior Project Engineer from a diver and ROV based subsea construction IRM background.

Job responsibilities

The main duties associated with the role, include but are not limited to –


  • Establish close working relationships with the Operations Manager, Project Managers and support staff to ensure the efficient execution of assigned projects and strengthened through regular project progress meetings
  • Manage the liaison with Client Representatives, Certifying Authorities and supervision of sub-contractor activities
  • Maintain regular contact with existing and potential customers and establish close working relationships with them in order to promote the Company’s interest
  • Ensure that project activities meet the requirements as stipulated by the client, achieved through regular client meetings
  • Manage the administration and logistics matters on the project, by collaborating with finance, logistics and administration personnel as required
  • Ensure that the project schedules are maintained and operated within budget
  • Provide ‘Peer Review’ advise, mentoring and leadership of less experienced engineers to help them in engineering decisions across all relevant projects
  • Provide technical expertise within the project teams
  • Carry out engineering design and report writing
  • Prepare and review technical reports and procedures
  • Prepare project briefings, dive plans, task plans and lift plans
  • Procure materials and services to suit project specifications and contracting principles, including seeking support from the Buyer
  • Assist Project Manager in order to optimise the operational gross margin and control over expenditure
  • Collaborate with the Dive Systems Manager and Workshop Manager to ensure the provision of sufficient plant and equipment to maintain the project schedule at optimum cost
  • Provide ad-hoc tours of the project work sites to ensure that Client and Company requirements are being met with regard to SHEQ
  • Provide direction, supervision and support to all staff to ensure optimum operational efficiency and to encourage the continuous improvement philosophy throughout the project
  • Any other task within your capabilities as reasonably requested by the Company

Minimum Educational, Technical Qualifications/Certifications Required

  •  Relevant Master or Bachelor degree

Minimum Professional Experience Required

  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience within diver-based (sat/air) subsea construction/ IMR is preferred
  • Experience with operational planning and execution of ROV/Diving/Subsea Operations, IMR, Construction, SURF, Decommissioning

Additional Skills/Qualities

  • Strong communication skills
  • Commercial mindset
  • Structured and reliable
  • Good team worker
4 Bon Accord Square Aberdeen AB11 6DJ
T: +44 (0)1224 592137 VAT No: 127 5568 93