Senior PDMS Structural Designer
Our client, a major EPCM, is seeking Senior Structural Designers for their operations based in St John's, Newfoundland. The successful applicants will be responsible for performing structural design activities using project approved in house 3D CAD modelling and 2D drafting systems. Candidates require experience in using PDMS with Draft.
# Knowledge of, and compliance with the company's Management Systems. Assurance that personnel under the Lead Structural Designer control comply with the procedures.
# Knowledge of, and compliance with, client, industry and international specifications and standards. Assurance that personnel under the Lead PDMS Structural Engineer's control comply with relevant documents.
# Knowledge of and compliance with CNLOPB, client, industry and international specifications and standards. Assurance that personnel under the Senior Structural Engineer's control comply with relevant documents.
# Supervision of PDMS Structural Designer's under the Lead PDMS Structural Engineer's control, and for the technical content and quality of work produced.
# Assurance of competence of PDMS Structural personnel under the Lead PDMS Structural Engineer's control. Identification of personnel shortfalls and submission of proposal to Chief PDMS Structural Designer for solutions such as training, coaching or replacement.
# Direction of Lead PDMS Designer and frequent liaison to ensure coordination between engineering and design personnel.
# Identification of scope of work required to undertake a project / job.
# Estimation of deliverables, manpower and time required to execute the scope of work.
# Preparation of Front End Engineering Design PDMS Structural deliverables.
# Responsible for planning, organizing and coordinating with other disciplines the structural design and layout effort of a project utilizing PDMS.
# Will prepare and / or check PDMS Structural deliverables; deliverables may include design philosophies, design pressure / design temperature diagrams, structural diagrams, datasheets for pipelines and associated facilities, such as pumping & compressor stations.
# Early identification to Project Manager/Engineer of areas of concern during the course of any project or study with necessary corrective action identified.
# Minimum 10 years proven experience of detailed design gained with design contractors and/or oil/gas companies within the petrochemical industry particularly with respect to offshore oil and gas installations.
# A thorough knowledge of the codes and standards and a good understanding of offshore engineering practices applicable to topsides structural design for oil and gas facilities.
# A member of a structural design team on at least two major Greenfield projects offshore with a recognised company within the Oil & Gas Industry.
# A minimum of 2 years experience as a user of the 3D CAD modelling and 2D drafting system applicable to structural layout and design.
# Exposure to fabrication, construction and installation activities although detailed involvement is not essential