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Engineer- Pipe Support


London, United Kingdom
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May 24, 2024
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Do you want to solve global energy challenges for future generations?

At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions will make up two-thirds of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

Our London team provides front-end studies, engineering, procurement and project management services for initiating and executing oil & gas field, offshore wind HVDC, renewable energy and carbon capture developments. Our Business very much depends on our people; all our major achievements are team efforts.

We are currently looking for a Senior Pipe Support Designer for our New Build team, the role will be based at our Chiswick office, UK. 

What will you be doing?

Working as a senior pipe support designer within a piping & layout engineering team delivering the piping & layout design effort on a project in accordance with Aker Solutions’ values / attitudes and contractual requirements. Assuming responsibility for the delivery of pipe support designs, as directed by the lead piping & layout engineer / designer. Ensuring that other aspects of the project such as procurement, construction, completion and operation are given proper consideration and that the piping support design effort is controlled and delivered within contractual schedule and budget.

Responsible for performance and management of specific piping support design activities, as directed by the lead piping & layout engineer / designer, within areas such as:

  • Leading the delivery of the project pipe support scope across multiple office locations.
  • Pipe support designs for utility & process areas, including the stress/non stress critical high and low pressure piping systems, as well as the HVAC, and Inst./Elect. cable trays.
  • Development of safe, economical and operable pipe support designs in accordance with P&IDs and all company and project guidelines and specifications.
  • General and pipes support 3D modelling.
  • Providing modelling and drafting details.
  • Pipe support planning, coordination and delivery.
  • Coordination between design disciplines and third parties, as required to deliver pipe support designs.

We think you should have:

  • HNC preferred.
  • 5 to 10 years post qualification experience.
  • 5 years’ pipe support design experience within the offshore oil & gas/renewable energy sector.
  • Track record in Piping Support Designer role(s) from a minimum of one FEED, E&P or EPC project.
  • Must be able to input and control pipe support information in Aveva E3D 3D model.
  • Capable of making and checking of 2D drawings in Autocad and / or Microstation.
  • Ability to manage and plan the project pipe support work scope.
  • Hard working conscientious individual capable of working on ones own initiative
  • Good communicator and team player.
  • Experience in multiple office execution / workshare

More reasons to work with us:

  • Professional development and career opportunities
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • Join a company committed to becoming a significant player in the energy transition 

Interested? Contact us.

For more information about the position, please contact Laura Mansell, Senior Manager:email

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing service.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Our goal is to make Aker Solutions a place where everyone can perform at their best by creating opportunities for all. We see diversity as a source of creativity, innovation, and as a key competitive advantage. Diversity includes not only gender, ethnicity, or age but also disabilities, religion, sexual orientation, and many other parts of one’s identity. We welcome your application no matter who you are or where you come from and encourage you to let us know if you need any supportive adjustments throughout the recruitment process. 

This is Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 11,000 people in more than 15 countries.