Verification Engineer - Temporary Position

Location AU-WA-Perth
Requisition ID
Business Area
Oil & Gas
Posting Position Type
Time limited employee

Local Unit & Position Description

DNVGL Australia Oil & Gas is working on some of the largest development for clients in Australia across a range of services. We provide both advisory and assurance to these clients across all phases of a facility from early concept through to operations. We are a team of roughly 15 people head quartered in Perth.


DNV GL is seeking an Engineer to perform verification and validation assurance activities for a range of clients including Operators, EPC contractors and equipment suppliers. You will join a strong team of fellow Consultants/Engineers working in cross-functional consulting teams involved in project delivery and project management as well as building client relationships.


This contract is for a 9-month duration and would suit Engineers with a mechanical, structural or naval architecture background, however other disciplines will be considered.


The Engineer will hold as main responsibilities, which are not limited to:

  • Work with Perth team in execution of Verification of Materials and Component (VMC) service line for local customers.
  • Perform manufacturing surveys of offshore equipment including, offshore containers, well control equipment and pressure retaining components.
  • Assessment of existing equipment under repair for compliance with the original certification standard.
  • Review of detailed material and certification document packs for compliance with applicable codes and standards.
  • Contract/project management.
  • Carrying out verification (design review and survey) of offshore /marine systems and equipment

Position Qualifications

  • 2-5 years’ experience in an engineering function. Especially in the Maritime or Oil and Gas Industries.
  • Engineering degree or equivalent
  • Good knowledge of international offshore oil and gas standards i.e. ISO, API and DNVGL
  • Strong command of spoken and written English
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Highly committed to project delivery
  • Experience in project management including budgetary control for small / medium projects
  • Knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas is beneficial:
    • DNVGL-ST-E271 and E273 Container Certification
    • SURF equipment
    • Offshore Structures
    • Offshore process / production equipment
    • material grades, in particular for subsea applications
    • welding and NDT specifications and criteria
    • design, manufacture or operation of offshore equipment

The successful candidate shall: 

  • Be a team player with a positive attitude and willingness to collaborate across groups and other offices for shared goals
  • Able to combine theoretical knowledge and practical skills
  • Eager to learn and develop self and others
  • Possesses a high degree of adaptability and flexibility in an environment of constant development/ change
  • Good communication skills, able to choose appropriate methods and style to suit the situation and audience
  • High standards of professional integrity, willing to set an example to others
  • Capable of effectively express opinion and resolve contentious issues effectively is essential
  • Be self-motivated, resilient and cope with work pressure


Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL is the technical advisor to the oil and gas industry. We bring a broader view to complex business and technology risks in global and local markets. Providing a neutral ground for industry cooperation, we create and share knowledge with our customers, setting standards for technology development and implementation. From project initiation to decommissioning, our independent experts enable companies to make the right choices for a safer, smarter and greener future.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity.

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