Reporting Relationships

  • Welding Engineer Manager

Position Accountability

  • The position is given accountability according to the global Authorisation Matrix and Company Code of Business Conduct.
  • Mandate in accordance with current regional Approval Matrix.

Position Responsibilities

Promote and ensure compliance with the Pipeline Production Team philosophies and commitment to Subsea 7 vision and values

Develop and provide effective interfaces

  • Build / enhance relationships between PPT departments, wider Subsea7 and end client

Support Tender Submissions

  • Support Business Development and Commercial Department during the preparation of tender submissions and negotiations
  • Assist in developing technical solutions and prepare technical qualifications for bid to meet client enquiry
  • Assist Commercial Department to develop an accurate estimate of time, resource and materials
  • Assist in the identification of risks

Manage the delivery of welding projects

  • Lead advanced subsea projects
  • Manage WPQT activities and ensure targets are monitored and met
  • Produce and / or review, documentation, schedules and procedures
  • Provide advice and support to ensure onsite welding engineering support is effective.
  • Review and drive the status of welding projects, support resolution of issues, provide technical assistance and take corrective / improvement action as required.
  • Monitor and drive performance of welding engineering projects responsible for and take action as required.
  • Assist in developing and implementing effective risk management solutions
  • Provide mentorship , coaching and support, as required, to other more junior team members
  • Ensure effective communication is maintained with clients and other departments

Lead the development of systems / procedures and delivery of excellence

  • Monitor technical developments / requirements and evaluate implications for PPT
  • Assist Welding Engineering Manager to identify, develop and improve tools and systems to enable Welding Engineers to execute and deliver projects more effectively.
  • Evaluate lessons learned for similar projects and ensure improvements implemented for projects responsible for.

Attributes / Skills / Required / Sought

Skills and behavioural expectations:

  • Demonstrates commitment to and promotes Subsea7 vision and values
  • Assumes responsibility for WPQT project related targets
  • Communicates effectively and articulately at all levels, internally and externally.
  • Effective leadership skills in project team environment, delegates work scope effectively ensuring objectives are met
  • Demonstrates positive attitude and flexibility in work approach.
  • Is risk focused and demonstrates good analytical skills when making decisions
  • shows awareness of, and works well to deadlines
  • Demonstrates effective planning and awareness of overall company objectives
  • Demonstrates professional approach when representing PPT, builds and enhances relationships with client and manages interfaces effectively.
  • Shows commitment to self-improvement, education and development.

Experience and Education

Qualifications and experience:

  • HNC minimum – Degree preferable
  • European / International Welding Technologist Qualification
  • Min 5 years Welding Engineer Level Experience
  • Min 3 years Pipeline Experience