Damen Offshore & Specialized Vessels
Project Engineering Coordinator
February 08, 2023
Damen Offshore & Specialized Vessels We design and deliver maritime projects for various markets like defense & security, public transport, offshore and dredging. This vacancy is for our business stream Offshore Construction. We operate in the offshore energy and aquaculture sectors a complete construction service for a wide range of offshore structures. These include HVDC topsides, grillages, CALM buoys, floating wind foundations and fish farms. The primary build location off the construction is Damen Shipyards Mangalia in Romania. We are looking for a ‘seasoned’ Project Engineering Coordinator, with a ‘can-do’ mentality. The role of Project Engineering Coordinator involves active engagement with our customer, our engineering team, the yard and subcontractors. It includes mainly activities related to interfacing between the client’s design and the supply chain on the yard and risk management. This to ultimately achieve, with the project team, a successful integration of the client design in our supply chain. You are driven to make it happen, while ensuring stakeholder satisfaction and safeguarding Damen interests. You coordinate the scope in an integral manner, balancing safe work, completion of the project and maximizing profit within a complex environment. We believe that as a Project Engineering Coordinator you should be where the action is, which means you move with the project abroad, together with the project team if necessary. As a Project Engineering Coordinator, you are responsible for (coordination of): • Ensuring full compliance with all applicable requirements and specifications, as imposed by our customer and Damen OSV; • Securing the planning, execution and synchronization of project activities related to all deliverables and obligations of the project team, thereby ensuring the proper integration; • Monitoring, controlling and reporting actual progress; • Development and optimization of build strategy; • Controlling Engineering activities on the project; • Engineering of temporary phases and facilities; • Subcontracting of engineering activities; • Identification of and follow up on technical interfaces; • Review and commenting on technical client deliverables; • Control the Technical Clarification process; • Initiate ideas to resolve technical issues; • Identify and timely communicate changes and deviations from the original bid and provide technical input to variation process; • Administration and distribution of technical documentation (document control); • As-built drawings; • Technical evaluation and lessons learned capturing for future projects; • Steer and motivate employees, contractors, and stakeholders. As a Project Engineering Coordinator, you should have: • Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Marine/Maritime Technology or Naval Architecture, preferably with a dissertation in offshore engineering; • At least 5 years of Engineering Coordination experience in similar projects • Experience in working in an international organization; • Proven ability to oversee and handle a variety of aspects, disciplines and issues, regardless the nature (Technical, operational progress, Interfacing); • By nature, a professional and balanced attitude. To fuel discussions that have to take place; • The ability to takes ownership and ensure accountability; • Good command of the English language; • Flexibility in regards to dividing your working time between different offices and locations; • Natural curiosity to resolve technical issues; • Flexibility to cope with cultural differences. At Damen we realize that supporting and managing talented individuals is of great importance. We understand that the key to success is to find the right person for the right job. That is why we continuously invest in your development. We offer a competitive package of employment terms, based on our collective labour agreement Meta-Lektro. - over 40 days of annual leave - possibilities to combine working in the office and from home - an extensive employee manual with supplementary regulations For questions about the vacancy and application process please contact our recruitment specialist, [email protected] We do not approve of a commercial, contractor and/or agency acquisition or commercial use of this advertisement. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered.