Airswift-AzTechno is Looking for a Subsea Services Project Engineer



Position Title: Subsea Services Project Engineer


  • Requires the incumbent to utilise their extensive experience in manufacturing and/or fabrication to monitor and validate workflow routing processes, in the manufacture of subsea structures – e.g. PLEM’s PLET’s, PMA’s, FTA’s and SSIV’s.
  • Support the subsea fabricator in the development of manufacturing processes for assembly and testing of subsea structures.
  • Develop and implement key performance indicators that will support the testing scope of complex subsea structures. Monitor and report against these metrics.
  • Review the engineering, detailed design drawings, specifications, shop drawings for accuracy and manufacturability.
  • Work with the fabricator to develop best practices to fabricate subsea structures to the design and quality requirements.
  • Work with the fabricator to maximise production efficiency by analysing layout of equipment, workflow and assembly methods.
  • Monitor and drive to completion all aspects of subsea structure fabrication from initial handling through fabrication, assembly, coating, mechanical completion, FAT/SIT (as appropriate), to preservation and loadout.
  • Provider of discipline-specific support and fabrication input for the preparation of subsea asset technical documentation.


  • Must have a thorough working knowledge of all facets of manufacturing processes, practical experience in a manufacturing environment for subsea structures.
  • Have an analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Ability to identify deviations from standards.
  • Sound knowledge of HSSE working practices & control of work procedures.
  • Keen awareness the managing of behavioural based site safety programmes
  • Ability to perform effectively in a team environment, inclusive of demonstrating collaborative, cooperative, flexible, adaptable, respectful, and tactful personal characteristics
  • Excellent work and personal ethics that include trustworthiness and commitment.
  • Expertise in comprehending and interpreting reading relevant engineering drawings specifications, regulations and codes
  • Ability to understand logic-linked planning schedules (in P6 format or similar)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with contractor’s/line managers/ and supervision in English language (oral and written)
  • Working IT skills regarding MS Office software



  • ONC (Original National Certificate) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
  • Significant experience in Subsea Production Systems and Subsea Fabrication to support the testing of mechanical and subsea controls system.


Over 15 years subsea experience.


Track record of experience gained in similar international oil & gas topsides and/or subsea-related projects in a roles leading to development of the following skill sets:

  • Coaching in fabrication & assembly techniques of subsea structures.
  • Experienced in coaching and development of workforce nationals.
  • Experienced in subsea FAT and SIT execution activities.
  • Provision of engineering and fabrication support to the fabricator during FAT, SIT and SRT.
  • Familiar with fabrication process routing and planning.
  • Knowledge of work site and work group management of resources by activity
  • Resolution of technical issues at site level while liaising with engineering.
  • Employing motivation & techniques to enhance fabricator performance.
  • Substantial experience in a supervisory role or surveillance lead capacity over fabrication activities, lifting operations, mechanical completion, simultaneous operations (SIMOPS), permit-to-work (PTW) activities, and other construction related operations.
  • Substantial experience with effectively  interfacing and working together with owner/ contractor engineering & construction personnel and with multi-discipline site teams
  • Confident, creative, and energetic approach to addressing construction and progress-related site issues
  • Ability to perform effectively in a team environment, inclusive of demonstrating collaborative, cooperative, flexible, adaptable, respectful, and tactful personal characteristics
  • Ability to effectively balance work priorities between what is truly important and what is critical.
  • Very high level of expertise in comprehending and interpreting engineering & construction specifications, drawings, and other technical documents
  • Expertise in interpreting and analysing construction schedules
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.


  • Assist with the preparation and review of assembly and test procedures.
  • Demonstrate HSE leadership by actively engaging the fabrication contractors with actions that contribute to delivering on BP’s HSE expectations
  • Actively participate in construction and fabrication Lessons Learned processes.
  • Participate in subsea discipline risk meetings
  • Participate in start of shift tool box talks on work site hazards
  • Assist with development of site query response from engineering contractor as applicable
  • Witness and approving site acceptance tests
  • Review and acceptance of contractor construction procedures
  • Review and acceptance of contractor procedures for fabrication, assembly and erection of various subsea components
  • Monitor contractor performance and highlight any defaults to line manager
  • Attend project meetings as required.
  • Participate in reporting construction process on against schedule and cost targets
  • Liaise with contractor’s subsea construction & supervisory management on relevant construction-related issues
  • Generate and/or compile reports as required

CVs to be submitted to [email protected]