Senior Project Engineer

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • West London South East
Do you want to solve global energy challenges for future generations? Our client Aker Solutions is committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. They are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Their ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions will make up two-thirds of their business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

Their London team provides front-end studies, engineering, procurement and project management services for initiating and executing oil & gas field, offshore wind HVDC, renewable energy and carbon capture developments. 

We are currently looking for Senior Project Engineers for interface management roles in topsides engineering on offshore projects primarily offshore wind HVDC EPCI projects, the role will be based in their Chiswick office, UK.

What will you be doing?

Support the Engineering Manager in the delivery of the engineering effort on a project or in a tender in accordance with Aker Solutions’ values and contractual requirements. Ensure that other aspects of the project such as procurement, construction, completion and operation are given proper consideration and engineering is controlled and delivered within contractual schedule and budget. 

Responsible for performance of interface management and management of specific engineering activities / tasks as directed by Engineering Manager within areas, such as:

  • Internal / external interface management
  • Ensuring Engineering is executed accordance with the Project Execution Model / Plan (PEM/PEP) and in accordance with the schedule, budget and contractual requirements, keeping a focus on Quality and HSE aspects
  • Coordinate and support other project engineering activities as directed by the Engineering Manager, including Area / System Engineering
  • Task Force coordination, including project start-up support
  • Monitoring the project schedule and manhour budget
  • Integrity and Compliance coordination
  • Engineering change control coordination
  • Contribute, as necessary, to any technical and commercial evaluations/decisions being made related to the project
  • Preparing and delivering technical presentations
  • Risk management, to identify project threats and opportunities
  • Keeping the Engineering Manager and Client representative informed of project/task progress.

We think you should have:

  • University degree or relevant education with more than 10 years post graduate experience in front end, FEED and/or EPC projects
  • Track record in interface coordination role(s) from a minimum of one FEED, E&P or EPC project
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within the offshore oil & gas/renewable energy or onshore oil & gas/carbon capture sector. Offshore experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of interdependence relationship between departments and disciplines within an EP or EPC contractor organisation
  • Demonstrated knowledge of procurement and vital project control aspects
  • Able to effectively negotiate critical issues with Engineers / Designers and Clients.

More reasons to work with Aker:  

  • Professional development and excellent career opportunities with the chance to work on a wide variety of projects
  • A healthy work-life balance with flexible working conditions throughout the different phases of your journey
  • Competitive pay and benefits with excellent pension and insurance schemes as well as private health services 
  • Possibility to work remotely/from home 2-3 days per week 
Interested? Contact us.

For more information about the position, please contact: Stephen Laurie, NES Advantage Solutions 
NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing service.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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