Subsea Mechanical Engineer

  • Job Sector: Onshore
  • Location: Aberdeen, UK
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • REF: VC70
Description of function

We have an opportunity for a Subsea Mechanical Engineer to work with our client in Aberdeen as part of their Subsea Engineering Department. The team are responsible for developing & supporting all activities from initial engineering through detailed design, procurement, manufacture, test and final installation of subsea oil and gas production equipment.

Job responsibilities
  • Commitment to Company HSE and Quality Policies
  • With the support and guidance of senior/lead engineers:-
  • Carry out mechanical engineering and design for subsea oilfield operation  
  • Carry out all aspects of onshore / offshore engineering work
  • Prepare / review calculations and perform mechanical / structural analysis as required
  • Preparation / review of specifications for procurement / manufacture / fabrication of appropriate items and equipment             
  • Prepare / review onshore Assembly / test / FAT and offshore operations procedures
  • Work with design / drafting personnel for the development of engineering / manufacture drawings
  • Sub-contract and Vendor liaison, management and expediting 
  • Technical support of onshore assembly / testing as required 
  • Technical support of offshore operations as required
  • Reporting to Company and client 
  • Up to 5 years’ experience in the subsea engineering, equipment and operations sector.
  • Materials engineering awareness
  • Capable of producing detailed design calculation packages
  • Performing computer-based analysis (e.g. ANSYS) finite element analysis and the like
  • Working knowledge of applicable industry mechanical, piping, subsea codes and standards
  • Previous experience of the design manufacture, testing and installation / operation of subsea production facilities incl. subsea wellhead / xmas trees desirable
  • CAD drafting capability desired, must have the ability to translate designs into drawings for manufacture and installation / operation working with design and drafting personnel
  • Vessel based experience; desirable
  • Previous experience of installation of subsea Xmas Tree / Choke / Intervention equipment from a Rig / DSV / RSV highly desirable
  • Electrohydraulic controls experience highly desirable
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