Senior Engineer – Material Handling Equipment Packages

With Aibel you have a chance to develop your career through a range of projects in renewables and oil and gas. We call ourselves Engineering Pioneers. Whatever our job is, we approach it with creativity, curiosity and a drive to find new and better solutions. First we imagine the future. Then we build it.

We are looking for a Package Responsible Engineer to strengthen our Mechanical department in Oslo. As a Senior Engineer you will act as the Package Responsible Engineer for the procurement of various Material Handling Equipment packages.

About the position

As a Package Responsible Engineer overseeing the procurement of Material Handling Equipment such as cranes. Your role will be preparing equipment specifications in collaboration with layout discipline, evaluate supplier quotations, and serve as the technical point of contact with suppliers, customers, and other disciplines. Additionally, you’ll oversee inspections, testing, and equipment installation, ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and timely delivery of equipment and documentation.

Responsibilities and tasks include

  • Participate in Material Handling studies in collaboration with the Layout discipline
  • Conduct design studies, technology qualification, selection, and assessments for Material Handling Equipment
  • Prepare and distribute equipment specifications and datasheets
  • Serve as the technical point of contact with suppliers, customers, and other technical disciplines
  • Conduct inspections and testing at the supplier’s workshop
  • Oversee the installation of equipment and conduct testing on yard/offshore
  • Review and approve supplier documentation
  • Gather and prepare input for Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) analyses and design improvements


  • Minimum bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Minimum 5 years' relevant working experience in design/delivery of material handling equipment such as cranes
  • Experienced with multidisciplinary engineering in Crane Suppliers or EPC Contractors
  • Proficiency with 3D CAD softwares
  • Familiar with relevant international codes, NORSOK , Norwegian acts and regulations
  • Excellent communication skills in both spoken and written English are essential for this position

Personal qualities

  • Excellent problem-solving and team collaboration skills
  • Strong commitment to deadlines and quality standards
  • Actively seeks advice and shares personal experiences with others

Become our colleague
Aibel offers many career opportunities. With us, you can work across disciplines, build competence and develop your own potential. This contributes to a vibrant and engaging work environment. We also offer flexible working hours, and our welfare clubs have a wide range of activities and training opportunities for all our employees.

Our overall strategy is to strengthen and grow the company's strong position within various energy segments, including offshore wind, oil and gas and hydrogen. At the same time, we always pursue new opportunities. Aibel sees social responsibility as a fundamental prerequisite, and sustainable development is therefore a natural part of our guidelines, work procedures and decision-making processes.

We value diversity and work targeted to secure inclusion of all employees.

Can you identify with our values, and are you inspired by our vision?
Then we would like to hear from you!

Application deadline and contact information:
For questions regarding the position, please contact:
Department Manager – Reza Shafieezadeh,
Work Place: Oslo
Application deadline: 10.08.2024

We use Semac AS to perform background checks on all final candidates.

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