Senior Piping & Layout Engineer

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Its engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery. The company employs approximately 14,000 people in about 20 countries. Go to for more information on our business, people and values.

Aker Solutions’ based in Aberdeen, have a project based team within one of our clients offices who are responsible for providing engineering and construction services in support of our clients requirements. We need a dedicated and experienced Senior Piping Engineer who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans within the recently approved Orlando project.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • To assist the Lead or Principal engineer in meeting project requirements and performing all technical duties in a highly competent and efficient manner. Act in the capacity as Task Lead Engineer when assigned to do so within a project or contract

  • To be aware of and adhere to the Aker Solutions values, systems and processes including PEM and AKiMS

  • Assist in the preparation of CTR's and man-hour estimates via the Aker Integrated Management System (AKiMS) where applicable. Prepare CTR estimates for piping& layout scopes, construction and commissioning procedures

  • Review and check the work of others, Review and comment on vendor information and assist with inspection and testing, Carry out onshore / offshore survey and answer site queries

  • Provide engineering and technical direction for drawing office personnel

  • Overall responsibility for the delivery of multi-discipline and or single discipline engineering modifications / project scope of works within a contract or a project

  • Manage the defined scopes of work provided by the contact / project management team ensuring that the discipline scopes of work are fully defined and in accordance with the client's requirements

  • Prepare engineering concepts and develop into detail design, Carry out manual and computer analysis

  • Familiar with the aspects of HAZOP / HAZID, Pipe Stress Analysis, Pipe Supports < 1="">

  • Basic knowledge of design software such as PDMS, Navisworks and Autocad

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • Educated to HNC/HND level in engineering discipline

  • Educated to degree level in engineering discipline

  • Chartered or Incorporated Engineer

  • Sound working knowledge of relevant industry codes and standards

  • Conversant with appropriate technical software

  • Aware of latest technical developments

  • Current Offshore Survival Certificate and current Offshore Medical Certificate

  • Ability to direct and guide engineers and designers

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Pro-active attitude

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities

Contact Us:

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.

For further information please contact:

Fiona Currie, Recruitment Consultant: 01224 907699