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SW London

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Role Description

We are currently looking for a Lead Structural Engineer, with a bias in detailed design, for our client, a leading international offshore oil & gas/renewable energy design and engineering contractor based in London.

Job Specification:

• To ensure satisfactory coordination and performance of all structural engineering activities on a project including the co-ordination and supervision of subordinates assigned to this task. 

• To have experience in performing/supervising detailed design calculations in accordance with our client's current requirements and the latest Industry Codes and Standards including statutory rules and regulations (DNV GL, API, AISC, EC and Norsok). 

• To Review/comment and approve Structural drawings based upon Engineering Design. 

• Preparation and checking of specifications and calculation reports in accordance with Company Standards. 

• To ensure that all activities are carried out in a manner consistent with Saipem’s policy on health, safety, quality and environmental matters in accordance with company specific procedures. 

• Interface with other disciplines for the definition and management of engineering activities particularly related to structural design. 

• To Prepare high quality Design Reports and to maintain records in accordance with Department Operating Procedures 


Skills and Qualifications Required: 

• B.Eng, M.Eng, or M.Sc in Civil/Structural Engineering or similar. Chartered Engineer or progressing towards charted status. 

• Proven offshore energy industry experience with a proven track record of delivering high quality Structural Engineering. 

• Ability to lead a group of engineers to solve challenging problems and to work effectively within the department. 

• Experience in the design of offshore structures (oil & gas / offshore wind) 

• Familiarity with current Offshore Wind Foundation design practices and developments 

• Experience and knowledge of offshore wind regulations, codes of practice and design standards 

• Familiarity with time domain, spectral and deterministic methods of fatigue assessment 

• Alternative techniques of solving of complex structural problems (e.g. sub-modelling, influence matrix) 

• Client-facing skills with good command of written and verbal English.



- MS Excel and hand calculations.






This is a full time, permanent staff role - please contact us directly regarding salary details. Generous staff benefits package will apply.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

Please apply to us directly by sending your CV to:

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