Brief Posting Description
We are seeking expressions of interest from local candidates with a background in offshore structural engineering, specifically with floating and fixed platform topsides design, to join our team in Houston. The successful candidate will be required to undertake structural analysis in SACS, communicate engineered solutions to design, and perform checks on calculations and drawings.
If you are residing in Houston or surrounding areas and looking for a new opportunity please submit your CV. Wood Group is an equal opportunity employer.
At this time, we will only consider applications from US citizens or those with the required permit/VISA for this region, in place.
Key responsibilities of the position:
Staff engineer position responsible for performing various structural analyses on sections of a topsides for either a floating facility or fixed platform.
Responsible for assuring the structural design meets all project structural design basis requirements as well as applicable codes.
Responsible for working alongside structural designers and ensuring that the results of engineering are communicated effectively through sketches (AutoCAD or PDMS).
Develop structural reports/documentation for client approval and follow up on outstanding approvals.
Attend project meetings and act occasionally as structural team representative.
The successful applicant will have a proactive customer focus, in addition to the following:
Must have 5+ years experience in offshore topsides structural engineering. Jacket, pile, and floatover deck design experience is a plus. Experience with transportation, installation, and spectral fatigue analyses is preferred.
Must have demonstrated working knowledge of the SACS suite of software. Must have ability to view/read in 3D modeling software such as PDMS. Experience with MOSES, ANSYS, SESAM, and USFOS is a plus.
Intermediate/ advanced level skills in Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
The ability to coordinate multiple tasks.
Internal drive, initiative and proactive nature.
The Company embraces diversity in our workforce, ensuring we have a workforce that provides us with a wide range of skills, ideas and energy. Embracing diversity means the Company will acknowledge, understand and appreciate the differences between individuals in developing a workplace that develops, benefits and enhances their value.
Selection for employment, promotion or any other benefit will be made on the basis of merit, ability and suitability.
How To Apply
Please quote job reference IRC 137908 in all correspondence relating to this position.
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If you do not meet the requirements for this position as specified at screening stage, you will receive a notification via email. We would like to thank you for your application and interest in Wood Group.
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