Senior Structural Engineer

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Qatar, Qatar
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-02-20
Reference: BH-124335
Contact Name: Nidhi Hisaria
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2020 07:12

Job Description

Senior Structural Engineer


  • Minimum Qualification:
  • Bachelors in Civil/Structural Engineering – Master’s degree.
  • Recognized expertise in the field of Structural Engineering of oil & gas facilities.
  • Relevant years’ experience in reputed engineering consultancy or offshore oil & gas operating companies.
  • Minimum years of recent past hands on experience in Structural Engineering for offshore facilities field project environment.
  • Good sense of team spirit, leadership, strong interpersonal & soft communication skills..
  • Fluent in English (both verbal and written).

Job Responsibilities

  • The Senior Structural Engineer will hold a commensurate amount of responsibility to coordinate the readiness of the project from the EPC Contactor.
  • To drive an Incident Free environment, maintaining a strong safety culture; compliance with HSE rules.
  • To carry out studies from FEED to detailed engineering up by supervising engineering contractors’ teams and other COMPANY engineers as required.
  • To liaise with COMPANY’s stakeholders, Technical Reference Persons and committees, and other COMPANY departments.
  • To provide Structural design, management and oversight, operating know-how and peer review within COMPANY departments (including Field Operations and Planning & Development) for new facilities and modification of existing facilities.
  • To employ a holistic approach to ensure fit-for-purpose, optimal solutions for COMPANY. Promote safety culture within COMPANY personnel and contractors and proactively report observations.
  • Ensure the safety of personnel and installations as well as protection of the environment during the execution of his/her activities. Lead/participate in technical review of the LLI bidders’ proposals and prepare technical recommendations accordingly.
  • Review and approve structural engineering deliverables received from Contractors for Basic / Detailed Engineering.
  • Contribute to verification that all engineering design, procurement and construction activities comply with COMPANY safety, quality and cost objectives.
  • Develop innovative solutions and seek out technologies that can reduce risk, minimise lifecycle costs, increase productivity or improve uptime/efficiency.
  • Review EPC Contractors’ engineering drawings, designs and make necessary modifications or recommendations.
  • Draw up and cross-check relevant procedures, international standards and COMPANY standards.
  • Ensure that best (structural) engineering practices, lessons learnt and know-how are employed in carrying out all activities. Ensure that Contractors submit all deliverables on time and verify that they achieve COMPANY quality expectations.
  • Define and ensure submission of weekly report by EPC Contractor.
  • Track EPC Contractor Engineering, procurement and fabrication deliveries, in close relation with the Project team.

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