Engineer Installation/Removal (London)

Would you like to be involved as a Engineer in technically challenging offshore projects?

Engineer Installation/Removal (London)




Bachelor / Master

Bachelor / Master



A unique maritime adventure

At Heerema Marine Contractors, we do something new every day. We operate the world’s largest crane vessels and with them we transport, install, and remove offshore structures for the offshore energy markets. Our projects range from installing wind turbines, removing retired offshore oil and gas platforms, and installing platforms up to 50,000 metric tons. By joining us, you will play an important part in our unique maritime adventure.

Your role in the story

As an Engineer – Decommissioning you provide technical work preparation services for product development, studies, tenders and projects, on removal related scopes. You are a member the Business Unit Decommissioning. Your tasks and responsibilities include the following:

  • Develop offshore execution methods for offshore projects, nomination of required equipment, concept and detail design of lifting arrangements etc.;
  • Perform engineering, technical project preparation and execution support of offshore projects, i.e. removal projects;
  • Review coordinate other parties review of internal and external deliverables (drawings, reports and procedures);
  • Prepare subcontract Scopes of Works.

Who will you work with?

As an Engineer Decommissioning you will work for the business unit Decommissioning at our office in London. 

Is this the job for you?

You are a team player who organizes and plans the work and the involvement of others effectively and efficiently. You are quality and result oriented and have the ability to adapt easily when needed. You are creative and come up with original solutions for job related problems. You have an awareness of the various aspects of the work, which will have a direct impact on the managers and decision makers within the organization. Furthermore, you will have:

  • A Bachelor and/or Master degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent; 
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in engineering, project preparation and execution of offshore projects;
  • A good understanding of offshore installation engineering methods and practices;
  • Excellent analytical, practical and pragmatic skills;
  • Good communication skills in English, both spoken and written; 
  • A willingness and enthusiasm to share your knowledge with less experienced junior engineers; 
  • The ambition to work (temporarily) at yards, offshore on our vessels or in our other offices.
  • Must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Here is what it takes to be a real Heerema colleague

  • Learning mindset, which means being open to feedback, curious, and eager to learn;
  • Personal leadership which means you are an entrepreneur at heart, have the mindset of a founder and take control of your own work and development.

Working at Heerema Marine Contractors

Making the impossible possible offshore, this is what drives us at Heerema! To execute our offshore projects we must innovate, engineer and develop to find solutions for our clients’ challenges. We are passionate about sustainability and are guided by our Sustainability Roadmap to reduce our impact on the planet. Working with Heerema means working in an international, informal, and friendly environment where you will meet likeminded and passionate colleagues.

Here's why people love working with us
  • Working on challenging projects;
  • Extensive onboarding process and opportunities to develop;
  • A development program to allow your talents to flourish;
  • Excellent perks and benefits, including travel allowance and contributions to your pension and insurance;
  • Holiday; starting at 25 days per annum, and increases with years of service;
  • Interest free loan schemes for cycle to work and season travel tickets;
  • A social safety net with committed colleagues around you;
  • Plenty of digital and real-world activities to get to know colleagues outside your team;
  • A modern and easily accessible office in London.

Is this your dream job? Put in your application now!

 We are looking forward to hearing from you. We are interested in your CV, but we mainly want to find out more about your ambitions, your personality, and what is your motivation to succeed. So be sure to include a brief cover letter explaining why you are the perfect fit for this position.

So hit the button, apply, and make the impossible possible with Heerema. We’d love to meet you!

The application process

The application process will consist of an online assessment, two interviews and contract negotiations. At the end of the process, we will cordially welcome you aboard.


Ready to join our team?

Louise Dawes
Louise Dawes


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