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Aberdeen - Westhill

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What is the role? 

Subsea7 has an opportunity for a Structural Engineer or Senior Structural Engineer on a staff basis to join the Central Engineering Department at our Westhill office. Operating in a technical and challenging environment, the role will involve working with various diverse engineering projects.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the execution of structural design scopes with tenders and live projects currently in execution.

You will be an expert in the field of structural engineering and analysis of offshore and subsea structures.  You will also have extensive experience in the structural engineering and analysis of offshore and subsea steel structures and experience of sea fastening, lift rigging and installation aid design.

What will your responsibilities involve?

  • Provide specialist skills, integrity and knowledge in key areas of subsea structures engineering, including design codes, legislative requirements and current good engineering practice
  • Undertake responsibility for production of deliverables, which may include preparation and checking of design reports, engineering support to Drawing Office, design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, progress reports, bid evaluations, study reports and various third party submissions
  • Design and detailing in accordance with acknowledged industry codes, standards and design guidelines, client specification and scopes of work
  • Production and checking of design documentation including feasibility reports, detailed design reports and equipment specification
  • Production of specification, data sheets and MTOs
  • Provide stress analysis for various subsea structures, utilizing STAAD Pro, FS2000 and ABAQUS or similar software
  • Provide specialist structural engineering assistance during occasional periods of site working
  • Provide specialist structural support to Business Acquisition and FEED study execution
  • Train/mentor junior and graduate engineers

What are we looking for?

  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Structural and engineering subsea experience in a similar role
  • Experience of production and checking of design documentation
  • Experience using STAAD Pro, FS2000 and ABAQUS or similar software

What is in it for you? 

  • Career Development – As well as being able to offer a wide variety of projects to work on we have a dedicated personal development scheme and are committed to developing our people to allow them to progress their career through the organisation
  • A Sustainable Future – As the energy sector continues to evolve, Subsea7 are playing a proactive role in developing emerging energy markets. These markets include decarbonising offshore oil and gas, floating wind, carbon capture and storage, hydrogen and decarbonising our own operations
  • Flexible working – We offer a flexible working environment with hybrid working options available
  • Benefits - We pride ourselves in offering you and your loved ones a wide range of world-class core and flexible benefits, which focus on supporting you and your family’s financial, emotional and physical wellbeing

Our vision is to make possible the global delivery of offshore energy for today and tomorrow.  

Subsea7’s offshore operations span five decades, successfully completing over 1000 projects. Working in all water depths across all energy hubs, our engineering expertise, alliances and specialist technologies enable us to engage early so that our multi-disciplinary teams can design and deliver the solutions that our clients want. 

Our values are what guide us every day: safety, integrity, performance, collaboration, sustainability and innovation. 

We have a strong track record of safe and reliable delivery.  Our reputation as a collaborative service provider in long-lasting client relationships makes us one of the most trusted contractors in our market which includes oil and gas and renewable energy.  By joining Subsea7, you become part of a team who ‘Make the Journey Possible’. 

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