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Principal Structural Designer - CNOOC -AB

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 6 days ago

  • Sector: Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Contact: Relyn Winter
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: 2022-05-13
  • Expiry Date: 12 June 2022
  • Job Ref: DaXtra_3899578
NRL is currently recruiting for a Principal Structural Designer to be based in Aberdeen.

Front End Engineering Development, Technical Study & Detailed Design) - Act as discipline focal point - Prepare structural drawings and designs from agreed work scopes with minimum input from engineering personnel

Prime Responsibilities and Duties:
Implement Company, and where applicable, Client / Project policies and procedures - Supervision of design / draughting personnel and allocation of work
Remain abreast of legislative requirements
Approval, checking and preparation of design / engineering documentation - Undertake tasks on behalf of Design Manager, Lead Engineer or Senior Engineer as directed
Achieve safety standards as defined in personal performance contract
Undertake work in accordance with relevant Codes, Standards and Procedures - Responsible for assessing effectiveness of working practices and systems with a view to continuously improving systems, personal and team performance 

HNC or equivalent in appropriate engineering subject - Experienced designer with sound technical background and strong knowledge of manual and CAD draughting techniques
Conversant with codes of practice, standards and relevant sections of statutory documentation applicable to draughting function
Conversant with company quality control assurance requirements applicable to draughting function
Able to create base design drawings / models from agreed workscope with minimal input from engineering personnel
Ability to accept delegated responsibility and control budgets for delegated tasks - Computer literate (database / spreadsheets)
Able to provide draughting checking function as directed by lead designer -