• Nigeria
  • City

  • Port Harcourt
  • Industry

  • Oil & Gas
  • Job Type

  • Onsite
  • Posting date

  • March 27, 2024


Olusegun Davidson

  • Contract
  • Nigeria
  • Competitive NGN / Year

Website WTS Energy

Subsea Structural Engineer

March 27, 2024

Job Description

Subsea Structural Engineer

Job Summary

Perform all the assigned Subsea Mechanical and Structural technical activities within a project assuring also interfaces with the other people involved in the project for the area of competence.

Main Responsibilities

  • Review Client’s technical documentation and requirements
  • Maintain project technical files and update client’s standards
  • Control of subcontracted discipline engineering documents
  • Perform the engineering activities related to the assigned scope of work within the project
  • Ensure the timely availability of the project documents and the implementation of the comments received by the Client
  • Ensure the implementation of the project design changes. Give the subsea engineering lead the information relevant to the work progress for the preparation of the project control reports
  • Cooperate in the preparation of the operative procedures for the integration and testing of the whole electrical chain with the other equipment of the system
  • Cooperate with other specialists for the evaluation of the system performance
  • Cooperate in the preparation of specifications for subsea electrical chain components installation, testing, and maintenance.
  • Prepare and issue the final updating of the technical documents for material purchasing
  • Prepare evaluation notes relevant to technical proposals received by suppliers
  • Prepare evaluation reports relevant to tests performed by suppliers both during the qualification and construction phases
  • Assist the subsea engineering leader or the project engineering manager in solving technical problems arising during project development and interfacing/supporting the client’s procurement department
  • Prepare the section on the competence of the final reports
  • Support the subsea engineering leader in the preparation of project schedules and manhours evaluation
  • Participate in the suppliers’ qualification process
  • Cooperate with the subsea engineering leader to support the procurement and fabrication activities

Knowledge and Skills / Requirements

  • Engineering design activities – Knowledge of Discipline engineering design criteria.
  • Engineering standard codes and regulations – Knowledge of main international Discipline standards, codes and regulations
  • Quantity estimation for engineering disciplines  – Ability to define the Project’s general rules and guidelines for Discipline quantities estimation
  • Engineering project documents Mgt – Ability to analyze engineering documents (e.g. Instruction to Tender.
  • Engineering reporting techniques – Ability to monitor and control the engineering progress and schedule
  • 2D and 3D modelling – Knowledge required
  • Engineering technical software tools – User-level knowledge is required.
  • P and IDs mechanization – Ability to design and coordinate P&IDs for related systems
  • Engineering equipment testing – Ability to define technical requirements
  • Engineering Material Testing – Ability to define technical requirements
  • Material engineering – Knowledge required.
  • Mechanical Engineering – Knowledge required.
  • Piping engineering design – Basic knowledge required.
  • Subsea structure & piping design – Ability to design subsea structures e.g. configuration, construction drawings, structural and piping analysis, fabrication specification, and supervision.
  • Tie-in Design – Ability to perform tie-in design and relevant simulation analysis.


  • B.Sc./B.Eng./B.Tech./HND Civil/Structural Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 10 years experience in the Oil and Gas Industry



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