Senior Corrosion Engineer

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Date: 7 Feb 2024

Location: Aberdeen, GB, AB15 8PU

Company: Lloyds Register

Job ID:39092
Location:Aberdeen : Kingswells Causeway 
Position Category:Design Appraisal
Position Type:Employee Regular


What we're looking for

This role is in the Lloyd’s Register’s Global Offshore Technical Support Office (TSO) and reports to the Team Lead – Materials.   We are based mainly in Aberdeen, UK but operate globally across the Global Technical Support offices and the wider LR organisation.  Our main activity is design review for Offshore wind and Oil & Gas projects.


The TSO has teams specialising in Materials, Geotechnical, Pipelines, Piping and Pressure systems, Mechanical equipment, Structures, Electrical & Instrumentation and Fire & Safety.  We work closely with the Global Projects Team, Field Survey Group, Marine Materials department and corporate technical functions.


You will need to be driven and adaptable and be able to use your in-depth understanding of corrosion science and your professional experience to assess technical queries and novel problems. You will be motivated to explore and learn but also have the attention to detail to follow the codes, standards and processes, and contribute to their development.  Proficiency in the English language, the ability to work and communicate effectively with colleagues across the organisation, to be responsive to urgent requests for technical advice, and to work in a team of specialists in related disciplines and with clients to identify and resolve technical issues will be required to succeed in this role. 


What we offer you 

  • Work for Leading Class Society
  • Collaborative working environment
  • Opportunity for 15% matched Pension (UK only)
  • Hybrid working
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • A range of flexible benefits
  • The opportunity to work for an organization that has a strong sense of purpose is values-driven, and helps colleagues to develop professionally and personally through our range of people development programs

The role

  • The primary responsibilities and main volume of work will be in design review and answering technical queries within Offshore projects.  Secondary areas of work could include the development and maintenance of LR Rules and Guidance documents, working on internal research and technology projects, and supporting the Marine Materials department.
  • This senior role requires specialist competence in corrosion control, science and engineering, corrosion protection, and its application in the Offshore industry (focussing on offshore wind and Oil & Gas).  A basic knowledge of metallic materials is required.  Preference will be given to applicants with a strong background in cathodic protection system design and coatings. Competencies in materials selection and sour service are also required.

What you bring

  • Must have a degree or equivalent tertiary qualification in corrosion or corrosion-related subject
  • Must have competency in cathodic protection design, coatings and materials selection
  • Experienced in Offshore industry particularly cathodic protection design or design review
  • Working knowledge of applicable offshore design codes and standards 
  • Internal and external corrosion threat assessment and mitigation
  • Coatings for offshore applications
  • Preferred if you have recognised industry training, qualifications and experience in cathodic protection system design (e.g. AMPP CP3, ISO 15257 level 3 or higher) and in coatings (AMPP, ICorr)


Who we are

We are a leading international provider of classification, compliance, and consultancy services to the marine and offshore industry, helping our customers design, construct and operate their assets to the highest levels of safety and performance. We are shaping the industry's future through the development of novel and innovative technology for the next generation of assets while continuing to deliver solutions for our customers every day.


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Lloyd's Register is wholly owned by the Lloyd's Register Foundation, a politically and financially independent global charity that aims to engineer a safer world by promoting safety and education. For a thriving ocean economy, Lloyd's Register colleagues and Lloyd's Register Foundation work together to fund research, foster industry collaboration, and develop action-oriented solutions to make the world a safer place.


Want to apply

We hire people with a wide variety of skills, experience, and backgrounds. This includes people with disability, women, people identifying as LGBTIQIA+, culturally and linguistically diverse people, carers, and other varied groups.

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If you don't tick every box in these ads, please don't rule yourself out. We focus on hiring people who share our goal of working together for a safer, sustainable, thriving ocean economy.


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