Lead Mechanical / Design Engineer (Open Water Installation Riser Systems)

NES Fircroft
May 10, 2022
May 24, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
NES Fircroft is currently on the lookout for a Mechanical Design Engineer, with experience within the design & development ofSubsea Intervention Equipment / Open Water Installation Riser Systems.

Based in Aberdeen, you will join the team on an initial 6 month contract basis and we are looking for an individual to start around June / July time.

Some key responsibilities are detailed below:
  • Interpreting customer technical specifications, organising and leading the design reviews ensuring that all customer requirements, technical risks and past lessons learned are properly capture
  • Understanding and applying design for manufacture principles for turning, machining, drilling, milling and welding processes to ensure designs are suitable and allow for efficient manufacture and assembly
  • Creating work packs for delegation, review & release detail drawings, test procedures, calculation packages and installation manuals
  • Undertake design verification, which may include but not limited to: Tolerance studies, design reliability, design for manufacture, simple failure analysis, design reviews, calculation packages for 3rd party verification purposes
  • Implement project & product cost control
Desired skillset:
  • Prior knowledge of Open Water Riser Systems / Subsea Christmas Tree systems
  • Prior knowledge of relevant industry specifications (API, ISO, NORSOK, NACE)

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.