Weight Control Engineer

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The Weight Control Engineer position is key part of the Naval Architecture team within the Asset Engineering and Maintenance function and is expected to provide weight estimating and control input in all phases of Projects from concept development, tender, bids, FEEDs, construction, commissioning, execution, modification to completion. The right candidate is a proactive and engaged individual with the ability to deliver practical solutions and drive improvements both independently and as part of a team.

Job Description:
  • Provide weight input for all phases of Projects from concept development, tender, bids, FEEDs, construction, commissioning, execution, modification to completion
  • Interface and interact with all project disciplines to ensure a correct estimation of the weights of all equipment and bulk such as steel, piping etc. on the installation
  • Update shipweight weight database with experience data, enabling accurate prediction of weights for modules, skids and other equipment, structures etc.
  • Maintain a register of all weights, including predicted weights based on experience from benchmark projects and previous experience, for accurate estimation of weights for use in stability assessments, lifting studies, and structural and naval design for e.g. support systems, module dimensioning
  • Responsible for the Master Equipment List; ensuring the quality of the register throughout the project, and following up other disciplines and departments of the project to ensure correct and timely input o Ensure, together with estimation, that a clear and logical technical coding system exists
  • Responsible for Area Code List & Area Code drawing as per project technical coding
  • Develop and contribute with input to philosophies and design specifications for weight estimation, control and design purposes
  • Prepare weight control input forms for accurate input of weights from subcontractors
  • Actively contribute to Naval Architecture discipline activities and provide input to develop and maintain company engineering standards and best practices within the field
  • Coordinate, plan and schedule Naval Architecture activities to ensure a logical sequence and timely preparation, review and revision of all related documents, as well as check and/or approve deliverables from the discipline , and assure schedule and quality are attained
  • Actively drive the development of relevant RFQ’s for module yards, integration yards, newbuild shipyards and equipment packages and prepare technical bid evaluations (input)
  • Follow-up design development, construction and testing activities such as weighing operations and inclining experiment
  • Review vendor documentation to ensure compliance with project requirements
  • Proactively support and cooperate with all engineering disciplines, engineering contractors and yards, to achieve optimal design results, including relevant input and comments to other discipline deliveries
  • Work closely with and actively support Supply Chain, Estimation, Planning and other project teams
  • Review and approve deliverables from suppliers and contractors
  • Provide technical clarifications towards clients, sub suppliers, class and yard
  • Liaise with class, regulator and client for the submission of documents and close out of comments
  • Support Technical Maintenance & Support team, Operation Managers and offshore Units as and when required, including visiting Units in operation as needed for technical support and troubleshooting
  • Bachelor’s degree or long relevant experience in weight estimating and control may replace formal education
  • Ideally 10+ years of relevant experience within the shipping and offshore industry
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience within the FPSO industry
  • Team player with the ability to lead
  • Proactive and able to work independently, applying a structured and systematic approach
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to ask relevant questions and provide thorough explanations
  • Ability to deliver in a high pressure, fast pace project environment
  • Ability to deliver high quality work on time
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary/multinational environment
  • Understand the various engineering disciplines and their interaction
  • Good knowledge of electronic database systems and working IT applications
  • In depth knowledge of the relevant requirements of the classification societies and international rules and regulations
  • Fluent in English (oral and written)
  • The position may require temporary assignments at project premises or on board units
  • The position may require heavy travel and long working hours in peak period
Application deadline is as soon as possible, applications will be processed continuously.

CV must reflect required qualifications specified, and include at least 2 references:

Start date: 01.08.2022

Duration: 12 months

Place of work: Oslo

Please contact us if you are interested in this assignment and have the required qualifications. For inquiries, please use reference code: 286206

Application Deadline ASAP
Workplace Oslo
Title Weight Control Engineer
Sector Privat
Extent Engasjement
Number of positions 1
Branch Category Ingeniøryrker
Branch Annet

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