Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Senior Project Engineer (ship conversions)

Published on: 02/21/23

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
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Senior Project Engineer (ship conversions) Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking to hire Senior Project Engineer (offshore Oil & gas and Ship conversions) for one of its client who is a reputed marine and offshore engineering company.

Duration: Dubai

Senior Project Engineer will be responsible for the overall activities of planning, control and monitoring of design and execution of Topside and Marine, FSPO, FSRU, MODU, MOPU engineering and construction. The experience should cover basic design, detail design, construction engineering, integration engineering and procurement.


聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Leading a multi discipline engineering team for offshore EPC projects scope at yard.

聽聽聽聽聽聽Sound knowledge of piping and equipment: basis of design, equipment sizing and selection for pumps, heat exchangers, compressors, engines, evaporators, valves, pressure/flow control devices.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Specify equipment data sheets and specifications, vendor data review, equipment manufacturing, factory acceptance tests, package engineering.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Mechanical design and calculations of machinery spaces, equipment supports, material handling devices, installation and maintenance methodologies.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Knowledge of EIT integration engineering.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Knowledge of structural engineering

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Experience with oil and gas and LNG systems.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Technical review of quotations and liaison with chosen vendors.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Act as project engineering manager on conversion projects.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Manage and supervise engineering subcontractors.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Prepare engineering deliverables / man-hour estimate /schedule for projects.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Control and monitor man-hour consumption versus project achieved progress.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Participate in design reviews and take necessary follow up actions.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Implement day-to-day operations assigned for the engineering department/section to ensure compliance with the established standards and procedures.

Minutes of Meeting & Management reporting

People Management:

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Supervise the activities and work of subordinates by providing formal and informal feedback to ensure that all work within a specific area is carried out in an efficient manner and in accordance with set individual targets.

Continuous Improvement:

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Contribute to the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement of systems, processes and practices taking into account 鈥榠nternational best practice鈥, improvement of business processes, cost reduction and productivity improvement.


聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Prepare reports of assigned project on time and accurately聽to meet company and department requirements, policies and standards


聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Bachelor鈥檚 Degree in one of the Engineering Disciplines聽聽

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Project Management.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Proficient with software such as Microsoft Word/Excel/Project, AutoCAD.

Minimum 10 years relevant experience in an engineering companies and EPC contractors.

Technical competencies:

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Fully trained and knowledgeable with relevant Safety and Occupational Health & Safety standards.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Broad Engineering knowledge in Marine / offshore construction, conversions, repairs.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽In-depth knowledge of conversion engineering scope

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽In depth knowledge of materials / piping system design and construction

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Knowledge of oil and gas process / LNG/cryogenic fluids/natural gas containment, handling, liquefaction and regasification systems in line with latest technologies available in the industry.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects concurrently and meet deadlines.

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Well versed with the rules and regulations of leading Classification Societies, IACS and SOLAS

聽聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Demonstrated ability to organize, prioritize and successfully execute tasks in accordance with business objectives.

Project management and planning skills.