Vacancies » Senior Diving Engineer- France- Ref # 778

Senior Diving Engineer- France- Ref # 778

This position has been filled.

RAC Ashford Ltd. is looking for:
A Senior Diving Engineer

Scope of work:

Support to GPC tender regarding diving scope Support to Africa BU for
CLOV Project SLGC Bid
Edison FEED
PUPP Project follow-up

Senior Diving Engineer Suresnes

Candidate must be able to prepare subsea construction installation procedure such as spool deployment or Flying leads deployment in addition to his diving operations skills.

During the project or tender, and in particular during the engineering phase, be the focal point for Diving activities with others disciplines/ department and be responsible for the delivery of engineering document related to Diving activities . His/ her function during offshore activities will depend of skills and certifications.
Responsible of the timely delivery of all technical documents for projects, tenders and internal developments associated to the Diving Engineering scope.
Approve Technical documentation from suppliers and/or sub-contractors for the scope he/she is allocated to.

• Promote safety behaviour and safety in design.
• Promote team Spirit within the project team
• Contribute to project Engineering reviews on all subjects associated to (or at the interface with), the Diving scope.

Within the scope he/she is allocated to:
• Responsible for technical proposal and evaluation of solutions for the projects
• Deliver project specific Diving engineering documents (such as Tie-I Procedure, Diving Safety Manual, SIT Procedure for diving activities...).
• Deliver project specific SIT requirements.
• Deliver project specific technical scope of work for Diving services (3rd party).
• Prepare and follow-up of Master Document Register and Subcontractor Document Register within project.
• Responsible for Technical appraisal and follow-up of sub-contractors
• Deliver specification and requisitions for the design and /or selection of all consumable, tools, installation aids required for the execution of the Diving scope of work.
• Participate and coordinate SIT, specific trials and offshore/onshore operations, as required
• Supervise the implementation, revision, follow up of the overall equipment mobilisation lists.
• Responsible for the Technical interface:
o With the Client and Third-parties. This includes clear definition of responsibilities when activities are planned on-board third parties vessel or platforms. This includes the identification and reporting to Project Management of any gaps that may impact the correct execution of the scope of work.
o With Other disciplines, operation department. This includes the identification and reporting to Project Management of any gaps that may impact the correct execution of the scope of work.
o With PMA Aberdeen for diving spread requirement and preparation. This includes Tooling databook, tooling upgrade, mobilisation, demobilisation, repair follow-up.
o Deliver Interface and responsibility matrix.
• Assist for the preparation and follow-up project changes and variation orders
• Prepare feedback summary, reports on project
• Attend to project and discipline meeting
• Responsible for the issuance of the operation reports and associated lesson learns.

Resources Management:

• Assist Principal engineer or package engineer for the preparation of the onshore and offshore resource plan. (onshore/ supplier inspection/ onshore/ offshore)

Engineering expertise:

Within the scope he/she is allocated to:
• Be the project focal point for all Diving activities with others disciplines and department
• Be responsible for transfer of knowledge from past to future projects (within the discipline)
• Assist to proper review of project engineering deliverables
• Co-ordinate all assigned assistance to project(s) and tendering activities
• Assist to development and maintenance of standard work procedures and design guidelines

Required profile :

. Within the scope he/she is allocated to:
• Ensure work is performed in accordance with the latest HSEQ and engineering Group procedures
• Ensure of the quality of the Diving Subcontractor's engineering is in line with Subsea 7 requirements.
• Contribute to Project Engineering review
• Attend project audits related to Engineering Activities
• Ensure that technical documents are properly reviewed, checked according to the project quality control plan

Knowledge and skills

• Technical skill in in most of the below:
o Diving Operation including Diving limitation.
o Diving IMCA regulation.
o Knowledge on both Air and saturation Diving.
o Diving Tooling.
o Knowledge in survey scope.
o Knowledge in precomm.
• Large managerial experience in above scope.
• Large experience in interface management and process.
• Experience in tendering process
• Personnel Management
• Site / offshore scope management


• Min 5 years in Diving Engineering
• Senior engineer from other disciplines can be considered, targeting to fully comply with the role on a medium term basis. In this case, strong experience in subsea installation, "general offshore operations", vessel mobilisation, subsea hardware (connectors, subsea tooling, subsea flowline and umbilical connection systems) is required.


Physical environment:
• Majority of the work is carried out in the regional main office site in Paris
• Offshore/ Off-site location during project Execution phase as required
• Working hours according to local regulation and Company's policy


Paris, France

Starting date:
End of May


4 months

French and English

If you are interested, please make sure that we have your up-to-date CV and dates of availability and expected daily rate.

This position has been filled.