Senior / Principal Engineer - Structural

With more than a hundred years of experience, Aibel is a leading supplier within the oil, gas and offshore wind industries. We offer our customers optimal and innovative solutions within engineering, construction, modifications and maintenance throughout the project's life cycle. Exciting, right?

We are now looking for a Senior / Principal Engineer Structural who can contribute to Aibel’s exciting journey in the ongoing energy transition.

Your responsibilities:
Structural discipline responsible in given projects (Discipline Responsible Engineer - DRE)

  • Develop solid and practical structural solutions
  • Be responsible for man-hours and progress within given tasks
  • Interaction with other disciplines
  • Follow up of vendors and yard services
  • Prepare engineering input to fabrication and installation
  • Tender work, studies and detailed engineering
  • Advice on technical issues
  • Perform structural design and/or structural calculations
  • Prepare and check of structural documents (drawings and/or reports)


  • Master or Bachelor degree within Structural Engineering
  • Minimum 5-10 years experience within structural design and/or calculation for offshore projects on the NCS
  • Relevant experience as Structural Discipline Responsible Engineer (DRE)
  • Offshore survey (preferable)
  • Good understanding of both design and strength analysis of main, secondary and outfitting structures
  • Good understanding of installation method
  • Knowledge of common products related to offshore construction
  • Design and/or analysis softwares; E3D/PDMS, StaadPro, Sesam, MathCAD
  • Knowledge of relevant standards as NORSOK, Eurocode og DNV-standards
  • MS Office standard software

Personal characteristics:

  • Good ability to guide others
  • Be systematic and accurate
  • Have high loyalty to deadlines and quality requirements
  • Be proactive, seeking advice and share own experience with others
  • Be flexible and able to solve issues in cooperation with own team and other disciplines
  • Good communication skills in Norwegian and English, both written and spoken

Become our colleague:
As an employee in Aibel, you have many career opportunities. We ensure that our employees get the chance to work across disciplines, build expertise and develop their own potential. This contributes to a vibrant and engaged working environment at all our locations.
We offer flexible working hours. In a hectic everyday life, it is good to have an employer who provides you with the flexibility you need through different phases of life. In addition, the welfare clubs in Aibel offer a wide range of welfare activities and training options for all our employees.
In Aibel, we have a set of values based on us being responsible, visionary, open and flexible. We call it "we care". The values create our culture and set the standard for how we work to achieve our common goals. Aibel's employees appreciate these values, and we all have a common attitude where we care about each other, the customers, the suppliers, and the community around us.
We are committed to inclusion, equality and diversity, and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply with us, regardless of age, gender, functional capacity or ethnic background.
Because we consider our social responsibility as a fundamental prerequisite, our commitment to sustainable development is not described in a plan, but included as a natural part of our guidelines, work procedures and decision-making processes. In Aibel, we are committed to balancing the company's financial sustainability with the social and environmental responsibilities we have.

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: Section Manager Birgitte Torp,
Work Place: Stavanger
Application deadline: 30.05.2021

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