Lead Structural Engineer (Marine, Offshore, Onshore) – Mumbai, India

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Job Description


The group is actively seeking to recruit the following personnel for their Mumbai Office.

Lead Structural Engineer (Marine, Offshore, Onshore)

Job Purpose

  • Supervision and coordination of all structural & naval architectural activities of engineering and design as per project requirements


  • Masters/BE/BTech – Civil/Structural


  • To lead and coordinate the design and engineering naval & structural activities on a project through a team of engineers and draughtsmen
  • To identify the scope of works, plan activities & set up the targets as per project schedule, estimate required man-hours to complete in time, prepare the job packages and distribute them between team players
  • To monitor and review internally produced analysis reports, drawings, specifications and standard documentation relevant to naval & structural designs and all other related matters
  • To ensure that project documents related to naval & structural aspects are met all project requirements, accurate, checked, signed, stored properly and issued in a timely and efficient manner
  • To research and develop design ideas and engineering solutions which enhance departmental and Company’s performance in naval & structural activities
  • To liaise with Classification Society or/and Regulations Authority to ensure the safety & integrity of design
  • To perform inspections and site surveys as requested
  • To provide assistance to maintain Company’s ISO certification as related to engineering design
  • To execute additional tasks not listed here above but necessary to the Company depending on needs

Key skills/knowledge/experience

  • Minimum of 10+ years of previous experience in the shipbuilding/ marine / offshore/ Oil & Gas / power sector with proficiency in all aspects of naval & structural basic as well as detail engineering design
  • Skilled in analysis & design of technological structures, pipe-racks, major equipment supporting platforms, electrical substation, equipment foundation design (static & dynamic), shallow (pad) & deep (pile/pile cap) foundation design for structures
  • Candidate shall be aware with geotechnical aspects related to foundation & soil retaining structure deign and be able to review soil investigation report/ co-ordinate with soil consultant as per project requirement
  • Experienced in equipment vendor document review for structural input requirement point of view
  • Experienced and competent user of Structural analysis software as STAAD pro, Sesam GeniE, SACS, RAM Connection etc. Experience in developing Excel spreadsheets (using VB Macros) for structural element & connection design as per project requirement will be an added advantage
  • Experienced in Earthquake & Wind analysis (static as well as dynamic) as per IS/EN/ASCE code of practice
  • Ability to lead detail design and engineering activities of structural design for marine, oil & gas and power projects independently
  • Proficient in using Microsoft office suite (including outlook), AutoCAD, Navisworks. Shall have experience in 3D model review from structural point of view
  • Shall have worked on large scale projects in multidisciplinary environment with strong interdisciplinary co-ordination skills
  • Experienced in structural steel connection design, review & approval of fabrication drawings, resolving shop/yard queries & co-ordination
  • Well versed with International Standards, Classification Society rules and regulations for Vessels, Offshore structures & Drilling Units such as AISC, ASCE, ACI, API, DNV etc.
  • Candidate must possess knowledge of EN standards & relevant BS Annexures. Familiarity with construction practices in UK will be an added advantage
  • Familiar with Shipyard practices and standards
  • Self-motivated with strong analytical, planning, reporting and organizational skills
  • Attentive to details with ability to work independently
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)

This position is based in Mumbai, India.

Attractive salary package will be available to the selected candidate commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Interested applicants are invited to send their CV including, salary package expectation, qualifications and relevant experience, to the Human Resources Department on: recruitment@harrispye.com

Applications to be submitted quoting a reference number in the subject line – MUM#DES_ST01

Company Description

Harris Pye, part of the Joulon Group is a rapidly expanding global player with active involvement in many key land-based, industrial, marine, offshore, oil and gas sectors. Operating worldwide on a 24/7 basis, our emphasis is on cost effective repair, preventative maintenance and conversion work.

Harris Pye is a multi-cultural global service provider with a focus on supplying top quality products with fast and efficient customer service.