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Structural Engineer

Houston, TX 77024

Posted: 02/08/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Function: Engineering Job Number: 22350 Pay Rate: Depends on experience

Job Description

One of the world’s leaders in engineering, advisory, and project management for energy is looking for a Structural Engineer to perform and lead structural engineering analysis and design of offshore structures. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated professional with knowledge in analyzing/designing structural models and familiar with all phases of the design life of an offshore facility. Reporting to the Lead Structural Engineer, the new team member will meet/exceed business objectives through effective process implementation while ensuring compliance with company guidelines & procedures.
Salary + Additional Benefits:
  • Depends on experience
  • Bonus
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K - company match

Location: Houston, TX
Type of Position: Direct Hire

  • Technical
    • Function as a lead structural design engineer/specialist to perform engineering analysis and design of offshore structures or components.
    • Function as the lead structural engineer/specialist for projects when assigned, including discipline work planning, coordinate with structural designers and other disciplines.
    • Document analysis and design work in project design files in accordance with department discipline procedures.
    • Create technical reports, specifications, procedures, and schedules to support projects.
    • Prepare engineering input to structural design drawings and coordinate with the Drafter / structural designer and other disciplines in the generation of them.
    • Check and approve structural drawings produced in accordance with company procedures and/or work instructions.
    • When required, professionally stamp drawings, engineering analysis, and design documents in a manner consistent with the rules for its application.
  • Non-Technical/Supervisory
    • Ensure compliance with company internal QMS procedures and company policies.
    • Possess strong communication and leadership skills.
    • Actively participate on project teams to meet required goals of our clients.
    • Lead, manage, and mentor less experienced structural engineers.
    • Participate in client presentations when required.
    • Maintain awareness of state-of-the-art technology and market trends affecting company products and services, and recommend responsive actions.
    • Represent the company in a positive and professional manner.
    • Participate in any other tasks assigned by the VP of Operations and Engineering.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering; MS preferred
  • PE registration in Texas preferred
  • 5-10+ years of experience working for consulting engineers, oil and gas exploration/production companies, or installation contractors
  • Floating facilities experience
  • Brownfield upgrade experience preferred
  • Expert knowledge of fixed jacket / topsides global in-service analysis (operating and extreme event) and pre-service analysis (transportation, launch/upending, lift, on-bottom stability), and fatigue analysis
  • Expert knowledge of member local analysis and design (e.g., joint cans, piles, beams, plate, columns)
  • Expert knowledge of foundation design (i.e., underwater and surface-driven piles, skirt foundations, mudmats)
  • Experience with SACS software
  • Expert knowledge of structural drawing practice (both specification and interpretation of content)
  • Expert knowledge of the current edition of the main offshore facility design codes e.g., AISC WSD, AWS D1.1, API (API RP2A, API RP2-SIM, and other structural guidelines)
  • Working knowledge of hydrodynamic load calculation
  • Knowledge of all phases of the design life of an offshore facility from fabrication, transport, offshore installation, in-service to decommissioning
  • Knowledge of all phases of the design life of an offshore facility from fabrication, transport, offshore installation, in-service to decommissioning
  • Software Skills
  • SACS (essential)
  • Navisworks (desired)
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and Project) required

Due to the high volume of applications we typically receive, we regret that we are not able to personally respond to all applications. However, if you are invited to take the next step in the process, you will typically be contacted within one week of submitting your application.

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Robert Fragoso
Recruiter - Murray Technical

Specializing in placing talent in Engineering, IT, Manufacturing, Operations, and Sales roles.
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