Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Lead Engineer offshore
Published on: 03/1/21

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking ot hire Lead Engineer offshore for one of its client who is a reputed ship building/Mainre engineering company.

Location: Dubai

Multi discipline design lead engineer for offshore oil & gas (fixed and floating) and renewable projects. 


ü Execution of multi discipline design (FEED and Detail Engineering) for EPC scope of work.

ü Prepare and review engineering studies, design drawings and documents.

ü Prepare materials / equipment technical specifications.

ü Prepare engineering execution plan for offshore projects.

ü Plan multidiscipline engineering deliverables / activities.

ü Support and assist with proposals, including EPC bidding.

ü Integrate Contractor’s engineering team in detail design work.

ü Act as Engineering manager in EPC projects.

ü Define and manage the scope of work for engineering consultant companies.

ü Experience with procurement process and integration of vendor information in design documents.

ü Manage the design team, procurement engineer and coordinate with commercial estimator to work out optimized technical solution and cost.

ü Define and manage the scope of work for EPC contractor engineering team

ü Perform constructability review during design phase. 

ü Manage changes from clients /vendors and engineering company.

Review contracts and define Scope of work.


ü Master of Science Degree in related engineering discipline.

ü Minimum of 15 Years’ Experience in offshore Industry.

ü In-depth knowledge of offshore engineering design for fixed and floating structures.

ü In depth knowledge of applicable rules and regulations including technical safety requirements.

ü Experience in both engineering consultant companies and EPC contractors organizations.

ü Experience in North Sea offshore and wind farm projects.

ü Experience in FPSO projects.

ü Experience with Marine systems as an advantage

ü Strong background with resolution of technical issues during project planning and execution phases.

ü Project management skills.

ü Contract management skills.

ü Excellent communication skills.  

ü Highly motivated team player.