Specialist - Engineering Systems (Piping)

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Date: 12 Sep 2023

Location: London, GB, EC3M 4BS

Company: Lloyds Register

Job ID:38651



Specialist - Engineering Systems (Piping)



Lloyd’s Register


Location: - United Kingdom


Requirements: This position requires government clearance. Candidates must live in the UK or have to have a UK work authorization to be considered. 


What we’re looking for 


We are seeking individuals who can conduct plan approval of machinery components, pressure equipment and piping systems in accordance with relevant international standards. The ideal candidate should possess the necessary procedures, experience, and knowledge to effectively appraise and assess plans related to these aspects for new building marine equipment and components, as well as conversions and in-service vessels.


 What we offer you 


  • Competitive Salary
  • 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 programmes.


The role 


  • Conduct comprehensive plan approval of machinery components, pressure equipment, and piping systems, adhering to Lloyd's Register Rules & Regulations, Statutory Regulations, and International Standards.
  • Stay updated with revisions to Statutory, Rule, and Flag requirements, ensuring their proper implementation.
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with clients and internal stakeholders, fostering effective communication channels.
  • Engage in technical discussions and provide expert advice to both internal and external clients.
  • Present and discuss deliverables with both internal and external clients, offering suitable solutions when necessary.
  • Carry out activities in accordance with internal procedures, accreditation schemes, legislation, and industry standards.


What you bring 


  • A Bachelor's or Master's degree in Marine Engineering or a related field, along with a Chartered/Professional qualification and active membership in a relevant professional institution.
  • Extensive experience in offshore or marine machinery and engineering system design or appraisal, gained from various roles such as shipyards, classification societies, ship owners, designers, and manufacturers.
  • Essential experience and knowledge in marine engineering, with a particular emphasis on one or more of the following areas: Piping Systems and piping components, Machinery components, Pressure equipment, and Plastic pipes, plastic materials, or rubber.
  • Familiarity with Quality Assurance systems and material properties is highly desirable.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team, adept at prioritizing tasks, meeting both Lloyd's Register and client deadlines, and performing effectively under pressure.
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to engage in technical discussions with clients and maintain positive client relationships, with a client-focused mindset.
  • Proficiency in the English language commensurate with the requirements of the work, along with effective interpersonal skills.


About us 


We are a leading international technical professional service provider and a leader in classification, compliance, and consultancy services to the marine and offshore industry, a trusted advisor to our customers helping to 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.


Be a part of 


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 through 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, careers, and other varied groups. 


We are committed to making all stages of our recruitment process accessible to all candidates. Please let us know if you need any assistance or reasonable adjustments throughout your application and we will do everything we possibly can to support you. 



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. 


We care, we share, we do the right thing.


If you have further questions about this role, please contact us at careers@lr.org and we will respond to you as soon as possible.






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