Structural and Architectural Engineer

Job Title: Structural and Architectural Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Madrid, Spain
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2018-01-03
Reference: 75469
Contact Name: Matthew Duane
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 03, 2018 10:02

Job Description

Structural and Architectural Engineer Job Purpose

The candidate must lead, review, assess and manage scope of works of the allocated EPC package under the direction of their delegated Senior Project Engineers and Project Manager. The candidate must also review, participate, guide and manage the EPC contractor in developing the scope of works as defined in the various Work Entity Releases (WER’s).

Key Responsibilities and Duties
  • Design assigned structural work under the direction of the Lead Civil / Structural Engineer
  • Ensure that all assigned Structural engineering activities are carried out within the stipulated man-hour budgets and time schedules
  • Assist in the preparation of project related specifications, standards and job notes on assigned projects
  • Perform engineering design calculations and prepares design sketches as required on assigned projects
  • Assist the structural designs in the preparation of structural drawings
  • Review, comment on and approve structural drawings
  • Review and comment on supplier and other discipline drawings
  • Attend progress meetings and assist in the preparation of project progress reports
  • Advise his / her supervising engineer of any slippages and their causes and proposed corrective action
  • Advise his / her supervising engineer of any technical problems and unresolved differences with other groups
  • Assist in the preparation of contract requisitions and schedules of quantity for civil and structural work on assigned projects
  • Liaise with construction personnel and addresses site queries during construction
  • Perform such duties as may reasonably be assigned by the lead Civil / Structural Engineer
  • Membership of a professional body and Chartered Engineer is highly desired. This should also include a demonstration of ongoing commitment to that body through Continuous Professional development (CPD)
  • The candidate will have considerable experience in Civil Engineering, especially in the Oil and Gas industry
  • The candidate must be experienced in the field of oil & Gas / Petrochemical projects in all aspects of Civil and Structural activities
  • Candidate will be fully familiar with terminology used and adopted in the Oil and Gas business
  • The candidate shall be conversant and comfortable in engineering with any materials normally understood and used by civil and structural engineers
  • The successful candidate can bring, at appropriate times, innovation to the engineering process from their background
  • Be familiar with and able to work with Smart Plant Review (SPR), or any other forms of software unsupervised to review engineering progress
  • Candidate will have taken leadership and responsible positions on project teams in the Oil and Gas business
  • Candidate will have a full understanding, from their experience, of thought processes for greenfield and brownfield sites and the implication on the engineering of both
  • Candidate will be Civil focused but have a capacity to support associated disciplines, such as, but not exclusively, Architectural and Building Services.
  • High level of spoken and written English is mandatory
  • Extensive Knowledge in STAAD PRO is a must
  • Micro station V8i knowledge is a plus
  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering discipline
  • Good working knowledge International standards
  • Good knowledge of English, both written and verbally
  • Plan & Organize
  • Analyze & Solve problems
  • Communicating openly & effectively
  • Excellence/ Drive for results
  • Safety