Mott MacDonald is a £1.2 billion management, engineering and development consultancy with 16,000 staff and a global reach spanning six continents.
Our network of 180 principal offices in 140 countries gives us local market insight backed by world class expertise to deliver excellence for every client.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.
Main Purpose of the Job :
The Senior Marine Engineer will be managing all marine work (including, marine dredging, water sampling, underground water intakes, outfall concrete structures and sea bed diffusers etc.
for offshore construction during the design review phase of a long offshore outfall tunnel and deep underground pumping station.
Key Responsibilities / Duties :
Monitor status of documents and review technical documents including method statement, risk assessments and shop-drawings
Ensure all marine and outfall design is in accordance with agreed standards
Ensure design is delivered as per the agreed timelines and fulfil the contractual specifications
Resolve any design and construction related issues
Attend meetings with the client and contractor to measure progress and prepare reports against the agreed schedule, to ensure work is completed in a timely manner
Inspect construction work ensuring all aspects of the design are correctly implemented
Monitor the process (and results) and ensure their compliance to the HSE, legal and ethical requirements of Mott MacDonald and the project
Essential Candidate Requirements :
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university; Professional Engineering Registration / Chartered Engineer in the United States / United Kingdom would be a distinct advantage.
Minimum 15 years’ experience in the design and construction of large marine intakes / outfalls and underwater structures
Experience in the design and construction of similar sized outfalls, experience in design and construction of diffuser arrays would be a distinct advantage
Exposure to different types of outfall construction including subsea pipes and tunnelled outfalls
Must be able to demonstrate the understanding of interactions between all aspects of outfall design and construction including but not limited to outfall hydraulics, discharge chambers, outfall pump stations, near field plume dispersion, diffuser design, marine forces, scour, material selection, and construction techniques.
Experience in managing offshore construction works and working in an offshore environment from boats and on jackup pontoon structures.
Understanding the Health and Safety requirements that are applicable to working overwater.
Managing staff safety and working closely with the Project H&S manager on overwater working.
In Mott MacDonald, we have a strong policy ethical behaviour and expect the highest standards of ethical practice. These are at the core of our corporate values hence do not engage in any aspects of bribery or corrupt practice.
As such, we expect staff must always act : ProfessionallyWith integrityWith due skill, care and diligenceIn good faith, andIn compliance with all applicable laws
Ability to relate to people of diverse cultural backgrounds
Ability to effectively communicate at all levels including external stakeholders
Leadership and / or managerial experience along with mentoring skills
Must be fluent in English both written and spoken with good capability in oral and written communication skills
Computer skills and the ability to utilize modern design software are mandatory
Ensure MacDonald HSE policies are implemented and adhered in every activity
Sound knowledge of professional and international standards