Topside Engineering Coordinator

Location: India
Job type: Contract
Job ref: 33688
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 02/01/2024


Job Description

Senior Topsides Engineering Coordinator

Director, Project Engineering


Applies Project knowledge, Engineering knowledge and experience to coordinate the engineering and design of a project and support the fabrication, installation, commissioning and startup of facilities and equipment/ utilities interface associated with the conversion and outfitting of FSO / FPSO tankers / MOPU


The incumbent shall be capable of deputizing for the Topsides Engineering Manager

Key Accountabilities




Coordinate with the engineering disciplines assigned to the project and work closely with project management, procurement, HSE, QA/QC, operations and construction team for preparation of deliverables meeting the quality and safety requirements.

Engineering Setup

Coordinate with the engineering disciplines to set up Engineering and

Design systems, Engineering Schedule, Master document Register (MDR), Procurement Schedule

Engineering Deliverables

Coordinate with the engineering disciplines to issue all deliverables on schedule

Engineering Schedule

work with the project planner to develop Level 3 and Level 4 engineering schedules

Management of Changes

Implement engineering change management for the Topsides engineering post design freeze in all disciplines including communication, tracking and approval by the relevant stakeholders

Engineering Interfaces

Coordinate with Engineering disciplines to respond and closeout of Class

Society comments, Client Technical Queries, Site Queries and Operation Queries for topsides



Coordinate with the Detailed Engineering subcontractors and Third Party specialists for Topsides

Engineering Resources

Support Topsides Engineering Manager in forecasting and mobilizing engineering and design resources for Topsides Engineering


Ensure compliance with Company’s Standards and Procedures with specific attention to change management and deviation approval process

Problem Solving

Independently develop solutions to non-recurring problems by analyzing, interpreting and evaluating various precedents and data Anticipate potential problems and take preventive actions

Healt, Safety and Quality

Identify and integrate Safety, Quality requirements in the Design to ensure safe operability and maintainability

Engineering Reviews

Support Engineering Manager project management in review, risk assessment, and close-out of engineering issues

Decision Making

Incumbent needs to be make timely engineering decision in case multiple valid solutions to challenges are generated, based on sound engineering practice and project objectives




To be adequately familiar with the key activities and needs of all the engineering disciplines and how these activities interact and are sequenced, and the implications is a major challenge

Dispute Resolution

To be able to deal efficiently, professionally and tactfully with numerous stakeholders who may have different focus and priorities, both internal and external is a challenge


Bachelor's degree in any engineering discipline with 15 years of relevant experience or equivalent

Experience as Topsides Engineering Coordinator with at least one FPSO project in the EPCI phase.

Specialist knowledge of at least one FPSO project line or basic knowledge of multiple technologies, projects and applications. Working knowledge of competing and alternative technologies.

Have adequate knowledge of design codes and regulatory requirements.

Familiar in use of Software, Database systems related to Engineering functions.