Senior Structural Engineer - Req. # : 7297
Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Job Type: Full-time
Open Date: 16 May 2011
Advertising Category: Engineering/Design & Sciences
Location:NG - Lagos Lagos, LA, NG
From small brownfield services contracts to mega greenfield projects, WorleyParsons has the skills and technologies to address all challenges.In delivering engineering, procurement and construction management services,WorleyParsons possess the versatility and flexibility to serve as the sole supplier, member of a joint venture, a subcontractor or contract services locally. In order to respond more effectively to our customers’ needs, WorleyParsons also promotes and has formalized alliances, partnerships, and consortiums.
Major Accountabilities Of Position:
What - How - Why
Supervision of structural engineers.
Technical competence of structural personnel
Forecast requirement for structural engineering resources, and allocate those resources
Structural design integrity of work scope and maintenance of standards.
Identify structural software necessary to enable structural group to function effectively
Interdisciplinary communication development
Structural group communication development
Manage structural discipline man hour estimates to perform project tasks.
Check compliance with Alliance QA/safety/environment goals
Manage structural engineering design and any design changes within budget and schedule.
Promote cost reduction and productivity enhancing initiatives
Promote career development within the group.
Technical supervision of project designated structural designers and draftsmen in the execution of their duties
Review weekly structural progress and expenditure reports on a project specific basis.
Benchmark structural design/drafting to identify areas of improvements
– Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance system relevant to the Project
– Responsible for personal safety safe working practices for the Project. Understand and follow OH&S procedures.
Other tasks as assigned by supervisor
General attributes required of all DeltaAfrik employees include:
Action orientation, Drive for Results, Zero Harm, Technical & Functional Skill, Customer Focus, Dealing with change, Building Business
Relation, Presentation Skills, Time Management, Problem Solving, Timely Decision Making, Organising and Work/Life Balance. Planning, Business Acumen, Managing and Measuring work, Negotiating Skills, Conflict Management, Developing Team Members and Building Effective Teams
Knowledge / Experience / Skills Required
Job Specific Knowledge:
Applicants require experience in working in a structural engineering team within a large multi discipline project team.
The role mandates previous experience in minimum facility platform design and including both the substructure, topsides and bridges.
A comprehensive understanding of structural analysis in the areas of dynamic loading and resistance, collapse analysis, spectral fatigue analysis, fire and explosion design, reliability based analysis, dropped object etc. is essential
Expert knowledge of Analysis, simulation, programming and design calculations, Application of knowledge to add value, Understanding and implementation of engineering and design process, Equipment design, specification and procurement activities, Designs for constructability, commissioning, operations and maintenance
Industry Specific Experience:
8 years experience, 5 of which has been in conceptual studies, FEED and detailed design of substructure, deck and bridges
5 years Oil and Gas Industry experience.
Education – Qualifications, Accreditation, Training:
A Bachelor of Engineering (Civil/Structural)
Commitment to safe working practices and ability to promote safety consciousness within the department
Proficiency in the use of general computer softwares.
Requires communication skills to be able to successfully work in a team environment and communicate effectively with other disciplines
Other Relevant Information
Limited travel required
Work require liaising with other disciplines to develop design
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