Lead Design Engineer I - Civil Structural



Posted on: 29 Feb 2024

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Employment: Full Time

Lead Design Engineer I - Civil Structural

Position Title
Lead Engineer I - Civil / Structural
Position Reports to: Projects Engineering Manager

Primary objective
To ensure that structural design integrity is not compromised while managing the structural department in the execution of the process.

Lead all design /drafting activities relating to own discipline on assigned asset
Specific Accountabilities
- Overall supervision of structural engineers.
- Structural design integrity of work scope and maintenance of standards.
- Identify structural software necessary to enable structural group to function effectively.
- Manage structural engineering design and any design changes within budget and schedule.
- Technical supervision of project designated structural designers and draftsmen in the execution of their duties.
- Quality Assurance - Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance system.
- Safety - Responsible for personal safety safe working practices.
- Understand and follow OH&S procedures.
- Cost / budget KPIs for design work.
- Ensure that the level of design work is appropriate for the complexity of the construction tasks, achieving a good balance between design costs and implementation costs.
- Evidence of feedback from supervisors and/or superintendents that constructability issues are addressed adequately in design and that work packs contain sufficient detail with no unnecessary content.
- Allocate design / drafting work to team members.
- Ensure that within assigned team, personnel work within their competencies and with appropriate supervision.
- To act as Design Master Controller (DMC).
- To manage design documentation and drawings (Structural) for there Asset as per WEL procedures.
- Conduct site investigations, prepare reports


Essential Skills/Experience:
- Advanced engineering detail drafting and checking.
- Advanced structural detail drafting.
- Create 2D drawings using computer aided design system.
- Create 3D drawings using computer aided design system.
- Participate in, lead and facilitate work teams.

Mandatory Requirements:
- Must have minimum 2 year of experience with KBR in similar position.
- Engineering Degree
- 15 years minimum total experience
- 10 years minimum experience in oil & gas, refinery, or petrochemical industry.
- 5 years of minimum experience in related designation / specialty.
- 3 years of minimum hands-on experience in software for the specialty


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