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Opportunity for a Project Engineer to join the market leaders in clean marine technology.

Silverstream Technologies has successfully developed and deployed a market-leading clean marine technology solution over the last ten years - The Silverstream® System. Our Air Lubrication System (ALS) fundamentally changes the interaction between water and a vessel's hull, creating a carpet of microbubbles that coats the flat bottom of a vessel. As a result, frictional resistance is reduced - dramatically improving a vessel's fuel consumption and associated emissions.

The role: 
This key role is to provide Marine Project Engineering expertise to the Silverstream Technologies business. You will be acting as the main customer interface and managing a number of our projects to install our ALS systems on newbuild and retrofit ships around the world.

The responsibilities:
  • Technical project management of a number of projects supplying our systems to all vessel types
  • Taking responsibility for health and safety on your assigned projects
  • Ensure projects meet expectations for time, cost, quality & cash
  • Project engineering activities to adapt our systems and standard products to meet individual project design requirements
  • Act as main point of contact with customers and develop lasting relationships and ensure customer satisfaction
  • Develop and present technical and commercial arguments effectively and influence others accordingly
  • Coordinate internal, supply chain and sitework activities throughout project lifecycle
  • Prepare Statements of Work and Requests for Quotation
  • Create and maintain project schedules and trackers
  • Project cost control and forecasting. Conduct project reviews and prepare/present management reporting
  • Balance conflicting priorities and manage workload accordingly
  • Project risk management – anticipating, managing and mitigating risks
  • Change control and configuration management
  • Managing project deliverables and document register
  • Prepare tenders/quotations including technical, commercial and pricing. Coordinate inputs from other departments and suppliers to meet bid dates
  • Assist with negotiating associated contracts
  • Attend and lead vessel surveys
  • Perform duties as requested by senior management from time to time
  • Attendance at supplier, partner and customer sites for meetings, testing etc.
  • Attendance at shipyards including coordinating sitework activities
Skills, Qualifications, Experience & Characteristics:
  • Higher Degree in Engineering or a relevant subject
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to operated at al levels of the organisation
  • Experience on Cruise retrofit projects 
  • Leadership skills including an ability to drive a team’s performance
  • Experience with Marine outfitting and system integration projects
  • Track record of leading projects with mechanical, electrical and automation elements
  • Knowledge of marine classification society rules (DNV, ABS, LR, etc.) 
  • Experience of working on the global stage with situational and cultural sensitivity
  • Adept at use of Microsoft tools including Microsoft Project
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD