Vacancy Details

Project Engineer

Key Function: 

Responsibility for the interpretation of customer requirements and specifications, applicable standards, accepted engineering practices leading to the timely design and creation of: Flow Computer, Metering Supervisory Computer (MSC), or PLC programs / configurations (as required) with generation of associated documentation; peer checking and testing the work of other team members; for Metering computer, measurement and control systems for Oil & Gas applications, with occasional installation and commissioning at the customer worksite 

Typical Activities/Responsibilities: 

•    Plan, schedule, conduct and co-ordinate assigned engineering work - to produce, co-ordinate and comment, as necessary; agreed contract SDRL documentation in accordance with agreed list; or revert to others, as necessary.
•    To produce Project documentation in accordance with agreed SDRL submission date (e.g.: SBD, FDS, ATM, OMM, SAT, I&CManual, Loop Diag, GAs etc.).
•    Create and or revise Metering Computer / Supervisory configurations where qualified or suitably experienced to do so.
•    Responsibility for the overall engineering and technical execution when solely assigned to small project(s).
•    Provide peer checking function on the output of other team members to ensure technical accuracy (only on areas where qualified or suitably experienced to do so).
•    Maintain Swinton design intent, interpret client specifications accepted engineering practices and code requirements to facilitate accurate translation into technical output.
•    To ensure all approved documents are correctly recorded to the project and issued through document control.
•    Host metering computer systems client witness test during factory acceptance test (FAT)
•    Test metering computer systems according to approved test procedures/acceptance test manuals (ATM)
•    Compile and accurately record all systems problem reports (SPR) onto the Company’s central database (MIS)
•    Ensure tight change control or any client requested deviations or variations with due notification to the Lead Project Engineer / Manager prior to commencement of any works.
•    Attend client / vendor meetings (KoM etc.) in order to achieve the agreed project goals.
•    To liaise with vendors on technical issues and project matters
•    Provide technical support to the sales team to assist with the generation of technical tenders, etc. including generation of detailed comments and exceptions.
•    Demonstrate leadership and commitment in promoting compliance with company quality and HS&E procedures.
•    To work in accordance with the Company’s standard operating procedures.
•    Any other duties as reasonably required by the company.

The above list of typical activities/responsibilities for the role of Project Engineer is not exhaustive and therefore you will be expected to carry out further duties as may be consistent with the role of Project Engineer or as may be a reasonable instruction or expectation by your employer.  

Skills and Personal Qualities:

•    Ability to work as a team member.
•    Possess key decision-making skills and an ability to effectively communicate information to both internal and external customers.
•    Ability to work using own initiative.
•    Driven and goal orientated
•    Innovative and focused on improvements
•    Expected to meet demanding schedule requirements whilst maintaining the highest quality standards; you will therefore be versatile and motivated.
•    As part of a flexible project engineering team you are expected to be self-motivated, independent and in most part self - managed.
•    You must be well organised and methodical.
•    You must be confident and self-assured to establish relations and networks with people both inside and outside the organisation whilst ensuring your priority of delivering a compliant solution to customers.
•    You will possess a customer focused attitude understanding priorities and times critical tasks
•    You must be personable, extremely professional and in possession of excellent communication skills in English Language (verbal and written)

Qualifications and Experience:

•    Educated to degree level or equivalent in an engineering discipline or equivalent relevant experience, HNC / HND may be acceptable
•    Familiar with design and implementation of Metering Computer & Software Systems (configuration & Programming) and/or Control / instrumentation systems design & build.
•    Must have working knowledge of one or more of the following (Flow Computer & Supervisory): Emerson, Omni, FlowX, EXI, Honeywell (DCS/ Metersuite), PLC, CiTECT, GeM.
•    Experience in working on multi discipline engineering projects.
•    General awareness and appreciation of the Oil & Gas industry (Metering Computing)
•    Experience of working in a customer facing role
•    Commercial and contractual awareness is preferred but not essential
•    Computer literacy: Microsoft Office: outlook, word and excel (minimum)


25 Days Holidays, Bank Holidays, Flexi Time, Company Pension, Private Healthcare, International Travel, Progression Opportunities, and Bespoke Training.

If you are interested in the role please email with your CV and cover letter.

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