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Senior Installation Engineer


Senior Engineers – Offshore transportation and installation – The Netherlands.

Are you passionate about offshore Transportation and Installation, and would you like to be a part of a unique and ambitious leading global independent energy and marine consultancy?

ABL Group, headquartered in London, is a leading independent global energy and marine consultancy working in energy and oceans to de-risk and drive the energy transition.

Following a succession of project wins, ABL Netherlands is looking for an experienced project engineer (Naval Architect/Civil or Structural engineer) with offshore transportation and/or installation experience.

The role.

As a Senior Engineer T&I, you will predominantly work on Marine Warranty Surveyor (MWS) and Consultancy projects as directed by the line manager to include, but not be limited to MWS engineering reviews, consultancy, and site attendances, on behalf of energy operators, offshore wind developers and offshore contractors on projects. Your role might also include Offshore/marine transportation, Heavy Lifts, loadout and installation of fixed and floating structures, as well as jack-up rigs and subsea installation operations.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Technical document reviews and site attendances concerning MWS requirements.
  • Attend client meetings and lead the MWS or consultancy agenda during such meetings.
  • Working to meet schedule and budget for MWS and consultancy projects.
  • When managing MWS project(s), you will be:
  • Briefing project staff, risk management, liaising with clients, technical delivery, delegating certain projects/tasks, report writing, checking, authorisation, and submission.
  • Ensuring that the project is delivered by the agreed project technical standards and current industry codes.
  • Responsible for meeting the project schedule and the management of budget and costs.
  • Preparations of bids and tender documents to support the business growth.

You will spend the majority of your time undertaking chargeable project work, delivering value engineering and consultancy to clients’ organisations. The remainder of your time is expected to be spent on preparing quotations and bid documents. The role will include opportunities to work on offshore wind farm construction and maritime projects

The role is based in the Netherlands near Rotterdam, and the incumbent must have the right to work and reside in the Netherlands. The candidate will need to be flexible and medically fit to travel abroad and to offshore locations for periods of time and sometimes at short notice.

Qualifications and experience required

We are looking for a driven and solution-oriented professional with sound technical skills and good decision-making capability. The successful candidate will have good communication and interpersonal skills, strong leadership ability, and be able to deal effectively with multiple issues and assignments simultaneously. In addition, you will:

  • Have a BSc or MSc degree in Naval Architecture, Structural Engineering, Civil or Mechanical Engineering
  • Have relevant offshore transportation and installation experience five years minimum
  • Possess up-to-date knowledge of Loadout, Installation and Transportation methods, Codes of Practice, Rules, and Guidelines
  • Have a good understanding and familiarity with key industry standards for marine operations (e.g., ISO, API, DNV)
  • Be fully proficient in both spoken and written Dutch and English
  • BOSIET, together with a valid offshore medical certificate, will be an advantage
  • SOMWS membership will be an advantage

Contact and application

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact Jetze-Dirk Spijksma, Marine Consultant email: jetze-dirk.spijksma@abl-group.com

Join us – make a difference and apply via the link at our website and remember to attach your application and CV. The deadline for application is 7 July 2022.

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    Please note that due to the large volume of applications, we will only respond to those selected for interview.

    Who we are

    ABL Group is a leading global independent energy and marine consultant working in energy and oceans to de-risk and drive the energy transition across the renewables, maritime, and oil and gas sectors, offering our clients the deepest pool of world-class expertise across marine, engineering and adjusting disciplines from more than 300 locations worldwide.

    Headquartered in London, the ABL Group has offices in all major marine and offshore energy hubs worldwide. We have 63 offices in 39 countries across Europe, Africa, the Americas, the Middle East, Asia, and Australia.

    The ABL Group is a publicly listed company on the Oslo Børs (Aqua)

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