Role Summary

Undertake engineering duties associated with the design, construction, certification and safe commissioning for both on and offshore.


  • Knowledge of, and compliance with, PD&MS QHSE Systems.
  • Knowledge of, and compliance with, client, industry and international specifications and standards.
  • Identification of scope of work required to undertake a project / job.
  • Input to project plans and schedules.
  • Early identification to Lead Engineer of areas of concern during the course of any project or study.
  • Production of cost effective engineering solutions that are fit for purpose, safe and add value to both PD&MS and the Client.
  • Ensuring operational and maintenance issues are addressed in the design. Seeking input from operations and maintenance personnel.
  • Surveys, both onshore and offshore, to determine information to allow execution of workscopes.
  • Monitoring progress of work and achieving completion within the agreed schedule.
  • Production of documents and engineering design deliverables.
  • Review of Supplier / Vendor documents.
  • Produce requisition for purchase of engineered items and services.
  • Identification of increase or reduction in scope of work.
  • Attendance at meetings called by Project Manager / Engineer.
  • Representation of PD&MS with Clients, Suppliers / Vendors in a professional manner.
  • Remain up to date with technical developments, client, national and international standards and legislative requirements related to the position.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable Industry Codes and Standards, HSE Alerts, Statutory Instruments, Client and PD&MS Specifications and Legislative Requirements and establishing order of precedence on a project-by-project basis.
  • Responsible for ensuring professional development is maintained and identified competency requirements are undertaken in a timely manner.
  • Performance of discipline engineering tasks and activities, in accordance with Company QA, HS & E policies.
  • Demonstration of safe approach in design and working practices, following the objectives of the Office and project specific Health, Safety and Environmental Plans.
  • Encouragement of attention to safety.
  • Adherence to the company integrated management system.
  • Compliance with quality assurance, health and safety and environmental policies.
  • Demonstrate PD&MS QHSE principles.
  • Ensure unsafe activities are challenged.
  • Adherence to the requirements of best practice standards recommendations and processes in the undertaking of duties.
  • Demonstrate PD&MS values.
  • Awareness and understanding of the business drivers and values.


Competency Standards

  • BSc or equivalent in relevant Engineering Discipline
  • Chartered Engineer status
  • Demonstrable experience in Detailed Design Engineering
  • Reasonable understanding of all Engineering disciplines
  • Understanding of relevant Oil & Gas Industry Codes and Standards
  • Understand the application of Autodesk Design products
  • Competent in the use of MS Office applications
  • Good understanding of drilling operations and maintenance activities
  • Good understanding of drilling rig equipment and systems
  • Survival BOSIET/FOET with CA-EBS
  • MIST
  • Exposure to People Management
  • Excellent written and spoken English

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