Offshore Structural Engineer

Civil Engineer
£50,000 - £59,999
19 Sep 2012
19 Oct 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
Mott MacDonald is at the forefront of developing advanced structural analysis solutions and undertaking specialist studies for a diversity of clients. Our expertise has been gained over many years by solving technically challenging issues on projects such as the Channel Tunnel West coast Mainline upgrade Taiwan High Speed Rail London Underground asset management and Thames Water structural investigations.Special Services part of the Metros & Civil Division of Mott MacDonald was formed in 1982 in response to a growing number of materials related structural problems. Over the past 20 years Special Services has grown into a multi disciplinary team providing innovative solutions for a diverse range of projects and clients on a global scale.We have considerable talent in the offshore and near shore construction market and we have a wealth of civil engineering expertise to tackle the various issues. We are looking for profesisonals with excellent experience in the offshore structures market who displays leadership qualities and has the drive to grow this area of our business.You will be responsible for advanced analysis for the structural aspects of multi discipline/single discipline design and assessment work for all types of offshore facilities including offshore wind foundation fixed platforms and floating systems representing Mott MacDonald to our clients and developing junior staff. Your responsibilities will include: • Leading and supervising structural analysis for all types of offshore assets including fixed platforms floating and subsea systems • Maintaining and developing client relationships • Ensuring the provision of efficient high quality structural engineering • Mentoring and developing junior engineersYou will need the following:• A good engineering degree (honours or equivalent) in civil or structural engineering or similar subject • Chartered or near Chartered Engineer • Substantial single discipline structural engineering experience including offshore engineering• Experience in leading or participating in multi discipline engineering – preferably including offshore engineering• Experience in the use of engineering systems for offshore work such as SACS SESAM and USFOS (other relevant packages will be considered) • Understanding of the offshore environment – particularly wave loading fatigue and vessel motions • Understanding the general requirement for offshore wind foundation• Familiar with offshore industry codes and standards such as ISO 19902 DNV OS J101 API etc• Innovative and has the ability to think outside the boxMott MacDonald Listed in Sunday Times Best Big Companies to work for for six years running. Mott MacDonald is an equal opportunties employer