Offshore Structural Engineer


Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Ref: LP742-185

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

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Primary objective
As Offshore Structural Engineer you will initiate and oversee specific design tasks performed by engineers relating to offshore structural engineering analysis and design of topsides and associated substructures.
Specific Accountabilities
- Supervision of structural engineers.
- Technical competence of structural personnel.
- Forecast requirement for structural engineering resources, and allocate those resources.
- Structural design integrity of work scope and maintenance of standards.
- Identify structural software necessary to enable structural group to function effectively.
- Interdisciplinary communication development.
- Structural group communication development.
- Manage structural discipline man hour estimates to perform project tasks.
- Check compliance with Alliance QA/safety/environment goals.
- Manage structural engineering design and any design changes within budget and schedule.
- Promote cost reduction and productivity enhancing initiatives.
- Promote career development within the group.
- Technical supervision of project designated structural designers and draftsmen in the execution of their duties.
- Review weekly structural progress and expenditure reports on a project specific basis.
- Benchmark structural design/drafting to identify areas of improvements.
- Quality Assurance - Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance system relevant to the Project.
- Safety - Responsible for personal safety safe working practices for the Project. Understand and follow OH&S procedures.


Essential Skills/Experience
- Applicants require experience in working in a structural engineering team within a large multi discipline project team.
- The role mandates previous experience in minimum facility platform design and including both substructure, topsides and bridges.
- A comprehensive understanding of structural analysis in the areas of dynamic loading and resistance, collapse analysis, spectral fatigue analysis, fire and explosion design, reliability based analysis, dropped object etc. is essential.
- A minimum of 3 years of SACS suite of software experience is essential.

- A Bachelor of Engineering (Civil/Structural)
- 3 years experience, 1 of which has been in conceptual studies, FEED and detailed design of substructure, deck and bridges.
- 3 years Oil and Gas Industry experience.

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Structural Engineer salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 15,500

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