Principal Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Start Date: 2019-12-23
Reference: 33204
Contact Name: Stephen Laurie
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 23, 2019 11:25

Job Description

Aker Solutions is a leading global oil & gas services company that provides front-end studies, engineering, procurement and project management services for initiating and executing oil and gas field developments. Our Business very much depends on our people; all our major achievements are team efforts. We are looking for dedicated team players who like to be part of a winning team, who meet challenges head on to serve our customers’ needs.

Our London office provides excellent opportunities for talented individuals who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans. We are currently looking for a Principal Mechanical Engineer - Rotating Equipment for our Front End and Execution team.

Key accountabilities will include;

  • Plan, organize and manage workload to ensure work is completed in line with project schedules and budgets
  • Ensure work is performed in accordance with Aker Solutions operating system (PEM) and with Company’s requirements for Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality systems
  • Ensure technical correctness of discipline deliverables and compliance with international codes & standards, client specifications and project standards
  • Keep up-to-date with technical developments, National and International standards and legislative requirements related to discipline
  • Attend project reviews/meetings/audits as required and keep Manager fully informed of status
  • Provide effective leadership, supervision and technical guidance to assigned team.

We are looking for engineers with the following skills, qualifications and experience;

  • BEng/BSc or MEng/MSc degree
  • Chartered Engineer status
  • Significant engineering design experience in the offshore oil & gas industry 
  • Experience in leadership / supervisory / client facing positions on pre-FEED, FEED and EPC projects
  • Experience in gas processing and LNG. 

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and benefits, plus a strong work/life balance, positive work environment with challenging tasks, and a range of development opportunities.