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Senior Project Engineer

Job description

WRS are looking for 2 x Senior Project Engineers with strong offshore project experience to join our client's London or Aberdeen office on a 12 month contract basis (renewable) 

The successful candidates will be supporting a new and exciting offshore project managing and coordinating multidiscipline engineering activities to ensure projects are executed in a safe, efficient, cost-effective, and timely manner.


HSE Management
  • Actively support the client's One-Way program and ensure there is an HSE focus within the team to ensure OHSE requirements including those documents required in design and procurement activities.
  • Demonstrate behavior and business practices commensurate with a culture of the world's best health, safety, and environmental performance.
  • Assist in developing, communicating, implementing, and regularly reviewing systems, strategies, standards, and processes (including environmental plans or health management programs).
Client Relationships
  • Establish, maintain, and build healthy client relationships.
  • Proactively resolve performance, scope, and schedule issues with the Client as they arise.
  • Identify, document, communicate and meet the client's requirements.
Commercial Management
  • Effectively manage assigned budgets within the client's total scope.
Scope Management
  • Ensure compliance with WPMP procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with the requirements of the contract.
  • Apply an effective change control process.
Time Management
  • Contribute to the development of the overall project schedule.
  • Supervise work by the approved schedule
Cost Control
  • Monitor cost aspects of the project within direct control and forecast final costs, identify trends, and take action to avoid cost overruns.
Quality Management
  • Contribute to compliance with the client's policies and procedures.
  • Utilise, as appropriate, strong working knowledge of the client's engineering and procurement systems and procedures.
Team Management
  • Focus the relevant team members on the achievement of milestones and other key project objectives.
  • Listens to the team, discusses the issues, resolves problems, and directs activities to remove roadblocks and achieve objectives.
Communications Management
  • Regularly provide clear reports to project management.
  • Effective communication with the design team and third parties.
  • Accurate, timely, and effective reporting to the Project Manager.
Risk Management
  • Monitor the closure of all identified risks and opportunities.
  • Visibly support risk identification and mitigation throughout the project.
Design Management
  • Set clear objectives for the design team, including achieving productivity and budget targets.
  • Ensure the design team is aware of, and complies with, the client's Basis of Design and apply regulations and codes.
  • Manages inter-discipline interfaces effectively.
Procurement/Subcontracts Management
  • Assess procurement processes throughout the project to ensure goods meet specifications, are delivered on time, and are within budget.
  • Substantial technical, practical, and leadership experience in the relevant discipline and proven experience in project engineering on smaller projects, with associated commercial and contractual experience.
  • A recognised engineering degree in the relevant discipline or equivalent.

  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status
  • Eligible for Certified Practising Project Practitioner (CPPP) certification or equivalent

Only relevant candidates will be contacted