Project Engineer

Job Description



The purpose of the Project Engineer (Project Specific) (PE-P) is to work within a specific project team under the Senior Project Engineer’s leadership, delivering the technical work scope as defined by company process. It is expected that the PE-P primarily be based in a single large installation project, although they may be required to work on other, smaller projects should the business require it.


Key Deliverables:

  • Devise and prepare methodologies/procedures for installation.

  • Co-ordinate production of storyboards and drafting requirements.

  • Oversee the mobilisation of modular equipment onto Vessels as required and based on Project requirements, liaising with other departments to achieve a common goal.

  • Carry out basic hand calculations and produce design reports/technical notes.

  • Work with other internal stakeholders to engineer solutions fit for purpose.

  • Make sure the safest and most efficient solutions are implemented.

  • Manage the procurement of the project with support from company purchasing department.

  • Participate in Project Delivery meetings with Internal Stakeholders and/or Clients.

  • Support Project Team in execution of Project and undertake tasks designated by Project Managers.

  • Deploy offshore to support the operations phase of the project.

  • Prepare the provisioning/sub-contracting SOW for subcontractors’ services, and conduct evaluation of received proposals from the sub-contractors.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience


  • 1-3 Years’ experience of EPCI projects, ideally in the offshore renewables industry.

  • Experienced/background in offshore/subsea design practices

  • Engineering Degree

  • Experience in Grillage and Seafastening design on Ships

  • Well versed in standard offshore Rules & Regulations and dealing with Class Approvals

  • Experience in International project work


Advantageous Abilities/Certification:

  • Cable Lay/Umbilical Lay/Subsea Construction

  • Offshore Windfarm experience

  • Ability to use AutoCAD or SolidWorks

  • Offshore Survival

  • Offshore Medical

About The Company

Global Offshore is part of the Global Marine Group, delivering the company’s trenching and cable laying capabilities within the oil & gas sector. From a strategically located base in Aberdeen, Global Offshore has developed a reputation as a trusted partner with many clients returning following successfully executed projects. These long-standing relationships have been forged through flexibility and an understanding of the client’s needs.

To date, the Global Offshore team has been involved in the installation of more than 470 power cables. The Q1400 trenching system, which has the capability to perform jet trenching in soils of up to 100 KPA and mechanical chain cutting of soils of up to 250 KPA is extremely adaptable and can transfer from jetting to cutting modes whilst at sea without craneage, avoiding the need to return to port for system changes.  The business has conducted multiple operations in oil & gas for oil companies such as Shell and BP.

With a team of highly experienced, respected project engineering and project managers, Global Offshore delivers diverse projects in the harshest of seas and most challenging of seabed conditions that include pipeline, cable and umbilical installation and trenching, platform-to-platform connectivity and complete platform to subsea services.