Engineering Manager

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We have an opportunity for an Engineering Manager to drive business improvement through the engineering function of a globally based tier 1 contractor. The position will focus on major projects executed in the UK, France and bases in the Asia Pacific region.

The role will have responsibility for the coordination and delivery of all engineering-linked QHSE activities through the Engineering function and will have a passion and energy for change as well as proven capability to identify initiatives, implement methodology improvement and influence large work groups.

The successful candidate can expect to be involved with a number of technical challenges in support of global projects. As such, extensive experience of subsea construction techniques and project delivery is essential.

The position will manage a dedicated global team who’s main duties will be to focus on engineering compliance, cost of loss, safety in design, continuous improvement, lean engineering, and knowledge management. In addition (s)he will embrace, develop and implement a series of digitalisation initiatives, including computer aided engineering design to enhance quality deliverables.

Specific Roles & Responsibilities’ to:

  • Interface with discipline leads and project leads to ensure compliance across all activities.
  • Develop compliance auditing schedules for Engineering across disciplines and projects.
  • Manage internal and external QHSE engineering interfaces.
  • Ensure adequate QHSE engineering input to project activities.
  • Assist projects with external verification activities from clients and 3rd parties
  • Review project’s quality and HSE documentation for engineering activities
  • Ensure that standards of QHSE engineering services provided comply with corporate standards and client specifications along with appropriate legislation.
  • Assist Discipline Managers and PEM’s in developing project engineering schedules to include all QHSE related project activities, including auditing
  • Maintain Functional Managers awareness of all matters related to QHSE
  • Organise/support project assessments as required during the project lifecycle
  • Support project incidents technical investigation and promote corrective actions.
  • Be familiar with FEEDs, Tenders and Project technical work scope and schedule.
  • Provide support on all technical aspects of any subcontracting required.
  • Monitor the performance standards required to achieve project success. Ensure team members are commercially / contractually aware, and understand their responsibilities.

Qualifications and Education

It is preferable for candidate to be degree qualified in Engineering.

Travel Requirements:

Candidates would be required to attend the European sites on a regular basis, Asia Pacific offices on an occasional basis. International travel to other regions will be also required when appropriate.