Senior Structural Designer

Chennai - Tamil Nadu - India - Energy - Oil & Gas - Engineering & Design - Professional Courses

We’re hiring a Senior Structural Designer for our client, a leading oil & gas company, to join their growing team. This is a Permanent position in Chennai.

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Sneha Poranki, Account manager

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About this role

Structural Designer is accountable for producing and maintaining structural deliverables (including, but not limited to: drawings, BOMs, 3D models and sketches) in accordance with industry standards, codes and client specifications within the schedule and budget as set-out by the Lead Structural Designer/Engineer. Experience with steel work detailing is essential for this position. It is important to have significant experience working on onshore oil and gas projects and work independently on structural layouts and models, in 2D and 3D environment.


The responsibilities of the Structural Designer shall include, but are not limited to, those contained in the following statements:

  • 3D modelling using PDMS/Tekla for steel structures
  • Draught & check detailed design drawings of civil and structural such as Structural steel framing plans, detailed structural drawings
  • Review materials take-offs and bill of materials. Ensure that the quantities are within budget and any changes are documented with approval from Lead Engineer/ Engineering Manager/Project manager;
  • Model secondary steel, grating and connections in Tekla and extract 2D drawings fit for fabrication.;
  • Participate in reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data from other parties/execution offices;
  • Manage drawings and records to demonstrate procedural compliance with QA activities for internal reviews;
  • Establish good working relationships and communication with discipline leads, department managers and clients;
  • Adhere to the HSE requirements stipulated by Company/Clients;
  • Undertake any other general duties that may be requested. The list of duties is not exhaustive in any way and may change at any time.

About you

  • Minimum of 10-15 years of work experience in the Oil & Gas industry with at least 5 years in similar position;
  • Diploma in Civil engineering from an accredited university or equivalent;
  • Experience in similar position working for EPC Onshore Oil & Gas projects;
  • Ability to demonstrate previous experience in the use of AutoCAD/Microstation 2D/ Tekla;
  • Ability to demonstration 3D Modelling experience using PDMS/ CadworX;
  • A basic understanding of constructability, operability and maintainability requirements;
  • Strong knowledge of civil and structural design standards used in the industry;
  • Display a working knowledge of industry standard drafting practices;
  • Verbal and written communication using English is compulsory;
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural team environment;
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications;
  • Strong work ethic and proactive drive to deliver projects within schedule
  • Ensure deliverables meet strict quality standards;
  • Maintaining the highest levels of Health and Safety.

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel India Private Limited, a subsidiary of Brunel Holding Group Company (Brunel Intl. N.V.) a company registered in the Netherlands with over 10,000 employees in 104 offices across 35 countries. The Energy Division of Brunel Group comprehensively provides manpower services for Upstream Oil & Gas, Downstream Oil & Gas, Renewables, Power Generation, Mining & Resources, Civil Engineering, Automotive, Rail, Life Sciences, Finance, Legal and ICT. Our core services are Pay Rolling, Contract Hire and Direct Hire services for major Operating companies and EPC contractors.

Today, we’ve grown into a global service provider with an annual turnover of € 885 million, and we’re listed on Euronext Amsterdam NV and included in the Amsterdam Small Cap Index (AScX).


  • Vacancy number: PUB255501
  • Location: Chennai
  • Market: Energy
  • hours per week: 45
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Professional Courses
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Saturday, March 14, 2020
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Sneha Poranki

Account manager Brunel Energy India Mumbai

+91 22 67596787

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