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Installation Engineer (London)

Job in London, United Kingdom

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English (Good)

Work experience

3 to 5 years

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About the Job

As an Installation Engineer you will provide technical work preparation services for studies, tenders, commercial projects and internal business development products. You will be assigned to one of the Business Units: Transport & Installation, Decommissioning, Wind, or placed within our Strategy and Development department. 

Daily activities

As an Installation Engineer, your daily activities include: 

•    Develop offshore execution methods for offshore projects, nomination of required equipment, concept and detail design of lifting arrangements etc.;

•    Perform engineering, technical project preparation and execution support of offshore projects, i.e. heavy lift installation and removal projects;

•    Review and organize review of internal and external deliverables (drawings, reports and procedures);

•    Prepare subcontract Scopes of Work, reports and installation manual input. 


You are a team player who organizes and plans the work and the involvement of others effectively and efficiently. You are quality and result oriented and have the ability to adapt easily when needed. You are creative and come up with original solutions for job related problems. You have an awareness of the various aspects of the work, which will have a direct impact on the managers and decision makers within the organisation. Furthermore, you will have: 

•    A Bachelor and/or Master degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent; 

•    3 to 5 years’ experience in engineering, project preparation and execution of offshore projects;

•    A good understanding of offshore installation engineering methods and practices;

•    Excellent analytical, practical and pragmatic skills;

•    Good communication skills in English, both spoken and written; 

•    A willingness and enthusiasm to share your knowledge with less experienced junior engineers; 

•    The ambition to work (temporarily) at yards, offshore on our vessels or in our other offices. 

Required Competencies

•    Teamwork;

•    Organizational sensitivity;

•    Quality orientation;

•    Taking ownership

What we offer

Modern and competitive package of employment benefits;

  • 30 Annual Leave Days;
  • A market-based salary, 8% holiday allowance and a 13th month pay;
  • Excellent secondary labor conditions, such as a bonus scheme, a pension scheme and various insurances;   
  • Challenging, substantive, varied and independent work activities and the possibilities for personal development;
  • Excellent working atmosphere;
  • A laptop (also for private use);
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses;
  • A centrally located office with good accessibility and parking;
  • Fitness facilities at the office.
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About Heerema Marine Contractors
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Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) brings more than 50 years of specialized skills to the offshore oil and gas industry. Oil and gas companies rely on HMC for full offshore field development in the toughest of environments in all the seas of the world. We build long-term client relationships by solving what looks like impossible challenges and by delivering on our promises. Innovation and ingenuity are key to our success.

Active in 5 countries
1,000 employees
70% men - 30% women
Average age is 35 years

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