Installation and Burial Engineer

Ref: 1095| Posted: 6th May 2022

Our London based client requires a Shore End Installation and Burial Engineer who will be part of a dedicated team to manage the installation of telecommunications cable shore end activities
  • Computer literate – ideally with Windows/Microsoft office packages.
  • Experience with engineering drawing packages, such as AutoCAD or Visio would be advantageous
  • Cable burial experience having been involved with offshore cable burial previously – ROV’s, jetting sledges, water jetting/controlled flow excavators and is keen to put designs into practice from concept, new build & test, to project field deployment.
  • Ideally with an electrical, mechanical, or civil engineering background with experience in the marine installation arena, preferably within the submarine cable industry
  • Lifting and rigging experience/certification would be an advantage for this position
Main Office duties:
  • Supporting the team expansion of in-house shore end installation solutions
  • Directing the design, build and implementation of in-house cable burial solutions
  • Working with the inhouse survey teams to review burial assessment surveys (BAS) on shallow water cable installations
Extended Office duties:
  • Technical evaluation of subcontractors Method of Procedures, Plan of Works, Dive Plans (with the support of Diving Superintendent), Health, Safety & Environment plans and associated operational documentation to ensure alignment with Company requirements and lessons learnt
  • Technical/Project Management support to the Project implementation and After Sales teams, including Site Rep briefings and follow up on management of change requests and incident reporting
Site duties – Involving worldwide travel:
  • Supporting the site implementation of in-house shore end installation & shallow water burial solutions
  • Reviewing Company subcontractors proposed burial solutions and conducting relevant equipment operational reviews and audits
  • Assisting with cable landing point site surveys to access suitability and to identify cost effective installation/burial solutions
  • Reviewing dive/burial video surveys of installation sites, pre-and post-shore end installation activities
  • On site supervision of     Company appointed subcontractors ensuring compliance with Company scope of work, HSE requirements and Dive policy’s, including interface with the client representatives, and approval and sign off upon completion of activities
  • Assisting with the development & Planned Maintenance Programs of Company in house shore end equipment
Competitive salary and benefits package