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Project Operations Engineer

Sutton, Surrey
£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

Do you have extensive offshore experience onboard pipelay/construction vessels?

Interested in taking on more of an operational and planning role in 2022?

Our global subsea engineering client is seeking to hire a Project Operations Engineer to join its busy global projects team

This role is ideal for those interested in working across functions and supporting projects in the field

Location: London or ParisPermanent

Hybrid working available

You will cover a lead role in tenders depending on experience along with administration, planning and execution of operations, through the coordination of a multi-disciplinary effort. This role suits those with a passion for being on the front line and making things happen.

Your will regularly interface with the Tender Lead, Logistics, Planners and Estimators, Engineering, Fabrication, Pipeline Group and SCM

Prepare, review and comment Technical Documents (procedures, drawings, rigging and sea fastenings design, schedules, etc ) to support operations.

Participate to the definition of the required offshore spread for the project/tender including construction vessels, support and transportation vessels.

Liaise with SCM to select 3rd party vessels and operations related services and assets by preparing SOWs and reviewing technical offers.

Participate to installation feasibility reviews and HIRAs and provide operational input to the Engineering and Planning functions.

Support the POM in all the vessels readiness activities:- drive and monitor the progress of Marine Assurance on assigned vessels.

-review vessels POBs (including project personnel and 3rd parties) and organise the manning of chartered vessels with the support of Crewing.

- responsible for ensuring that the installation spread has full support, in terms of Logistic, Transportation, Safety, & Certification etc.


  • Extensive offshore experience having worked onboard pipelay/construction vessels (ideally previously Field Engineer or similar).

  • Knowledge of subsea construction, onshore fabrication recommended.

  • Able to demonstrate commitment to HSE and keen to promote safe practices

  • Skilled in the co-ordination of multiple interfaces across functions.

  • A strong work ethic, willing to working in highly changeable environments, meeting tight deadlines whilst delivering high quality outcomes.

  • Mobility to travel to all international locations for short business trips or missions.

  • Fluent in English. Knowledge of French/Portuguese would be an advantage.

  • killed in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Project.

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  • Job Reference: 708120548-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: RHL
  • Location: Sutton, Surrey
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent