Wednesday, March 12, 2014

FLOUR - Civil Structural Design Engineer

Civil Structural Design Engineer
Fluor Mideast Limited (FML), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is a subsidiary of Fluor Corporation, one of the World's largest, publicly traded engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance and project management companies. Consistently rated as one of the world's safest contractors, we design, build and maintain the world's most complex and challenging capital projects.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for providing engineering support ensuring safe, cost effective designs are being produced for project delivery. You will be accountable for review and approval of technical documentation. This role will see your involvement in each project phase from design through to construction.

Core skills
• Maintains, Controls and monitors Structural Quality Assurance System based on Company quality system.
• Adhere to all COMPANY and CLIENT Procedures.
• Participate in Audits.

• Provide Execution Statements, Man-hour and Schedule Estimates for input to Proposal.
• Perform site visits and surveys including preparation of site visit plan and site visit report.
• Carried out conceptual and detailed civil and structural design.
• Produce Engineering Calculation, Design Specifications and Scope of Work for Installation and Construction.
• Review material take-offs based on the drawings issued and other necessary related documents.
• Be responsible for timely delivery of all drawings and MTO’s.
• Interprets & checks vendor, fabricator, installation/construction contractor drawings.
• Advise Engineers and Designers for the "know-how" of Civil/Structural basic engineering & detail design.
• Advises, instructs & controls Engineers and Designers for quality and schedule of Structural engineering & design works.
• Checks & reviews completed Civil/Structural drawings & 3D Model.
• Resolves clashes in 3D design with other disciplines.
• Manage Weight Control for Offshore Structures.
• Reports problems or design clarifications.

• Prepares and controls detailed Engineering & Design schedule for assigned work.
• Monitoring of Engineering Design Schedule and progress.
• Ensuring the project is within budget Man-hours and delivered on or ahead of schedule.
• Prepares & submits the design progress and other necessary reports to the Engineering/ Project Manager and Project Controls Engineer.

• Have effective communication and interpersonal skills
• Management and building relationship with other disciplines/departments, subcontractors, supervisors, and suppliers.
• Providing engineering support to construction group.
• Provide timely turn around to Engineering Queries.
• Implementation, monitoring and control of Information Security Management System as per Company Information Asset Management.
• An accredited Bachelors degree in Civil/Structural Engineering discipline is essential.
• Minimum of 8 years of related experience

Software knowledge, as follows:-
• Perform Analysis using STAAD-III and SACS.
• Perform Calculations with in-house developed spreadsheets and Mathcad
• A high level of computer literacy.
Working knowledge on Codes and Stardards:
• Follow Company, CLIENT, National and International Codes, Standard and Practices for Oil and Gas and Petrochemical Industry.
• Raise Deviations and seek approval.
• Follow Client Specifications.
1. Professional Registration preferred
2. Intermediate computer and software skills to include the use of word processing and email as well as the intermediate use of spreadsheets.
3. The use of Discipline Specific software may be required.

Experience & Technical Competencies:
• Minimum of 8 years Oil and Gas, Petrochemical Experience
• Minimum 8 years Middle East Experience Preferred
• Knowledge of latest design codes and practices.
• Knowledge of latest engineering and analytical techniques and software is essential.
• Knowledge of Onshore Oil and Gas Civil/Structural Design for Green Field and Brownfield essential
• Have gained prior exposure to LNG refineries.
• Knowledge in Offshore Platforms, jackets, topsides, riser, boat landings, flares, bridges, design and reassessment preferred.
• Knowledge in In-Place, Transportation, Lift, Fatigue and Dynamic Analysis preferred.
• Knowledge in Concrete and Steel Design to ACI, ASCE, AISC, API and other International Design Codes.
• Good working knowledge of Offshore Lifting Codes preferred.
• Knowledge in STAAD, SACS and other acceptable industry standard analysis software required.
• Demonstrated success in past project involvement and technical delivery of small to medium size projects.
• Proven ability to influence and mentor others.
• Demonstrated high order interpersonal skills and the ability to operate within a multinational environment, with wide exposure to various cultures and customs.
• Excellent communication skills (both written & verbal) with ability to interact across multiple disciplines.
• Demonstrated ability to influence and motivate others with regard to continuous improvement.
Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing law.