Senior Civil Structural Engineer

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  • Reports to the Project Delivery Team Engineering Manager;
  • To support the Project Delivery Team Engineering Manager in the performance of his/her duties, deputising as required;
  • Work closely with the Feed Contractor to ensure that all Civil Engineering issues are properly resolved promptly, that design changes are managed correctly, and that the facilities comply with the project's and statutory requirements and Stakeholder expectations;
  • Monitor all Civil Engineering design and procurement work performed by the FEED Contractors and other third-party designers/vendors, providing oversight and guidance, ensuring that all work satisfies the project's specifications and standards;
  • Ensure detailed review of all FEED Contractors’ and vendor systems, processes and procedures, including PEPs, Quality Plans, etc for Civil aspects;
  • Provide Civil Engineering input into the preparation, review and approval of Procurement procedures, the Project Supplier List, contractor/vendor pre-qualification, Purchase Requisitions, Invitations to Tender, etc.;
  • Provide Civil Engineering input into tender clarification/evaluation, contractor/vendor selection and contract/purchase order negotiation and placement, ensuring all activities are carried out in accordance with the Code of Conduct;
  • Lead audits related to the Civil discipline of the FEED contractors and support audits from outside parties;
  • Ensure the facilities are designed, built and commissioned in compliance with all relevant statutory and the project's regulations;
  • Support the EPC Contractor and vendors to develop fit-for-purpose ITPs for equipment, packages and bulk material supply, auditing vendor compliance as required;
  • Support the EPC Contractor to develop fit-for-purpose ITPs for fabrication and construction, auditing contractor compliance as required;
  • Monitor vendor performance on all Civil Engineering matters, ensuring shop technical queries are resolved in a proper and timely manner, visiting vendor shops as appropriate;
  • Support the QA Manager in resolving Civil Engineering non-conformances, concession requests, etc.;
  • Liaise closely with the EPC Contractor personnel at the Module Fabrication Yard(s) and Construction Site on all Civil Engineering matters, ensuring yard/field technical queries are resolved in a proper and timely manner;
  • Work with the project Civil engineer to ensure that all module fabrication and construction work, system Completions and Handover, punch listing, ensuring all Civil Engineering work satisfies the project's specifications and standards;
  • Support pre-commissioning and commissioning, etc. as required;
  • Manage the relevant interface(s) with stakeholders, ensuring the operations function is well prepared for eventual project ownership, including the timely handover of the agreed Civil Engineering deliverables to support training, operations and maintenance procedure development, Maintenance Management System population, etc.


  • Degree qualified and chartered or equivalent in an appropriate engineering discipline;
  • More than15 years’ experience in Engineering role in Oil and Gas or Petrochemical setting;
  • Operations experience would be a significant advantage;
  • Seasoned and experienced Engineer;
  • Sound knowledge of key disciple areas including:
  • Excellent team player;
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and influencing skills;
  • Strong planning and organizing ability;
  • Highly motivated, achievement-oriented;
  • Ability to interface effectively with people of all levels, both internal and third parties, and with wide-ranging cultural backgrounds;
  • It would be advantageous if the project's personnel would also have the following background work experience:

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01 // Relocation arrangements

If you are relocating to the Netherlands for this position, then we will take all of the hassle involved out of your hands. Based on your family situation and country of origin, STAR will make all the relocation arrangements required to give you a smooth, carefree start.

02 // Freelancers allowed

Each day sees the launch of new projects by the largest companies in the market. We supply freelancers with a steady stream of opportunities to be part of these projects at attractive rates of remuneration. We do all the paperwork for you so that you can focus on what you do best.

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As a STAR specialist, you will be employed by STAR and work on the most important projects of today and tomorrow. While you focus all your attention on your current assignment, your personal STAR consultant will be working on your next step. As a specialist working through STAR, we keep helping you further develop your career.

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