Senior Project Engineer


Senior Project Engineer

Location: Aberdeen
Contract: 12 month Contract
Salary / Package: PAYE Hourly rate, plus holiday accrual / pension contributions
Timeframe: ASAP

Recruitment Partner: Airswift                Account Manager: Karen Robertson

Key Skills: Project Engineering; Project Coordination; FEED / EPC.

Our business
Our EPC contractor client are recruiting for a Senior Project Engineer to join the team in Aberdeen.  The role will support oil & gas Operator on various project scopes.

What can we offer you
Fantastic opportunity to work for a world renowned EPC contractor on Oil & Gas project scopes.
Excellent day rate, plus holiday accrual + pension contribution.
Hybrid working arrangements in place (3 days in office).

Key Responsibilities and background:
The Senior Project Engineer shall provide a full portfolio of services including, but not limited to:

  • Provide Input to the establishment of the project execution plan. To include definition on project objectives and strategies, work scope, risk management, overall work plan and schedule, commercial plan, quality and safety requirements etc. This will be consistent with the terms of the respective contract and project execution plan mandatory contents. 
  • The administering of the contract agreements between the client and its subcontractors whereby all client interests are protected and costs are managed.
  • The maintaining of close contact with respective Clients throughout the project to ensure satisfactory reaction to client’s needs or criticisms.
  • The monitoring and control of project performance against budget, schedule, and quality and safety requirements using appropriate control tools and reporting of same to the client Management and Client.
  • The identification of changes in the scope or work and ensuring that appropriate change requests are current and adequate.
  • Managing multi-discipline engineering teams in the delivery of scopes through regular progress meeting and by facilitation where multi-discipline issues require discussion and resolution.
  • The promotion of quality and safety on the project.
  • The issuing of directions for job close-out and the securing of the final project acceptance and contract release from client. 
  • Commitment to and promotion of values and ensuring the realisation of company and project health, safety, environmental, quality and ethics, systems, policies and procedures.


  • Degree or Equivalent in appropriate engineering subject OR HND/HNC and preferably membership of appropriate institute. 
  • Experience in oil & gas industry project engineering role.
  • Experienced in either process, mechanical, structural, E&I or controls engineering discipline.
  • Experienced in project engineering of multi-discipline engineering design teams.
  • Experience in coordinating and interfacing with construction team and sub-contractors.
  • Experience in coordinating and controlling team delivery in accordance with agreed cost, schedule and change without compromising HSSEQ standards.
  • Experienced in developing and maintaining good relationships with client and sub –contractors.              

The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager, Karen Robertson

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