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Oil & Gas Project Engineer

Location: NORWICH, NORFOLK, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 38,000-42,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: FULL TIME Applications: 9
Posted: 2 months ago Reference: X3-307755

An exciting opportunity to join a well established market leader within the offshore industry has just become available within the Norfolk area..

The successful candidate will be an experienced, self motivated person, able to work independently at a high intensity, able to deliver work against defined projects plans within agreed time frames. HNC, HND or Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a relevant industry qualification required.


- To provide drive and energy for the completion of all allocated project works
- Ownership of project from project handover until completion, recording and resolving actions via the action tracker.
- Promote and adherence of site /offshore safety and quality to company standards
- Effectively communicate construction & installation engineering requirements and expectations to team members and stakeholders
- Develop offshore installation specifications for client approval
- Develop detailed installation procedures / Equipment lists / Certification Packs
To act as the project focal point and liaise with the Client, nominated 3rd Party bodies and all internal departments, dealing with both the commercial and technical aspects of the project delivery.
Develop detailed S.I.T & F.A.T procedures
Define, manage and drive the project delivery schedule, identifying critical path items and capturing all QA/QC elements

Prepare project user requirements, documentation and manuals by engaging with customers, and taking sales (purchase orders) to a finale against an agreed specification.
Ownership of ordering material / services in good time to meet project requirements and to raise material enquiries and purchase requisitions
At delivery / execution / Hook-up and commissioning of the project all “gates” to have been followed, project controls met and deliverable fit for purpose.
The Construction & Installation Engineer will lead meetings with the design team and instigate or actively participate in Design reviews.


Preferred HNC/HND/Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Relevant industry qualification / internal certificate gained relating to fabrication and construction environment.
2 years’ engineering experience of relevant / or similar role
Ability to read engineering drawings
Some experience of undertaking and or acting as a team leader.
Understanding of fabrication processes and procedures
Understanding of lifting processes and procedures
Operating in a fabrication facility environment, worldwide
Understanding site safety and quality
Operating in a fabrication & offshore environment
Good IT skills including Word, Excel, Power point and Outlook.
Excellent problem solving, decision making and communication skills
Highly organized and accurate
High levels of perseverance when faced with challenging situations.
Willingness to travel UK and overseas


Minimum 2:2 in Engineering (Mechanical / Civil / Structural)

Relevant industry certificate in offshore survival would be an advantage

APM (Project Management) qualification

Lifting & Rigging qualification

Experience of rigging, lifting operations

Experience of offshore structures, drilling and subsea equipment

Leading a team in an offshore environment

Experience of fabrication and topside integration of offshore structures, drilling and subsea equipment
Multilingual skills an advantage

Commercial acumen (the ability to identify the opportunity to earn money / margin from projects)

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