Senior Design Engineer

Wärtsilä Pumps & Valves is a specialist provider of pumps, valves and related systems for marine and offshore/onshore oil & gas markets. The business has a strong focus on offshore drilling and production vessels. The valves product is also widely used for fire protection services at onshore oil and gas installations.

Wärtsilä Valves Limited are a UK based valve manufacturing plant based in Hull, supplying a wide range of manual and actuated process valves in steel, non-ferrous, high alloy and composite materials for the global energy industries; Offshore Oil and Gas, FPSO / FSO, Petro-Chemical, Power Generation, LNG, Naval Marine, Marine Services, Waste Water Treatment & Pipelines. Offering a wide range of gate, ball, globe, butterfly and check valves.

Wärtsilä Valves are now recruiting for a Senior Design Engineer to join our Engineering team at our Hull site.
Application deadline 2017-09-25
• Proactively and independently perform, coordinate and verify complex design internally and externally in the development existing products (Structural Engineering Calculations to Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code - ASME VIII, ASME IID, PED)
• Check design drawings and documents according to guidelines, plans and time schedules.
• Check and approve material selection and structural design engineering changes.
• Provide guidance to existing and new engineering staff on aspects of product design.
• Ensure product design/technical files are created and maintained according to external and internal standards.
• Co-ordinate the creation, development and maintenance of product documentation to support manufacture, assembly, test, operation and overhaul.
• Technical problem solving and resolution both in house and externally
• Ensure that all work carried out is in compliance with Wartsila design, safety, quality and procedural standards, and also complies with the relevant national and international legislation applicable to the specific products.
• Maintain accuracy & good attention to detail.
• Release of documentation into the company documentation and design management system
• Maintain compliance with all ISO standard and H&S for which the company has accreditation or is working to achieve accreditation.
Requirements General Skills:
• Communication skills
• Cost Awareness & Effectiveness
• Cultural Knowledge
• Negotiation skills
• Presentation Skills
• Teamwork Skills
• Wartsila quality, safety & environmental skills
• English
Management & Leadership Competencies:
• Change management
• Coaching
• Problem Solving and decision making

Professional Skills:
• Customer value understanding
• Design Process
• Engineering theories and technologies
• Integrated solutions knowledge
• Lifecycle cost understanding
• Technical communication
• Technical product & solution knowledge
• Wartsila Engineering Tools
• Project Management
• Lean philosophy

• BSc or MSc in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline or equivalent experience. CEng, Valve expert/Process Engineering knowledge (PetroChem or similar)
• Structural Engineering experience and tools (FEA MathCad).
• Fluid Dynamics / Fluid Mechanics
Country United Kingdom
Job area Engineering