Project Engineer

Rio de Janeiro North/South America Apply before: 2022-12-12

Do you have a talent on designing, communicating, and implementing an operational plan for completing an engineering-based project in the Oil & Gas industry? Then this is a great opportunity to use your experience and develop your skills as you help us further develop our Integrated Solutions department.

We offer
This is a unique opportunity to join Maersk Supply Service on a path towards becoming a leading solutions provider for our clients in both the Oil & Gas sector as well as the renewables sector.

You will join Maersk Supply Service office in Rio de Janeiro and will work closely to customers assigned to your projects and to our Integrated Solutions department both locally and abroad. You will collaborate closely with all departments within Maersk Supply Service, especially Aberdeen office in United Kingdom and Headquarter in Denmark, to develop alignment in the engineering project.

In Maersk Supply Service, you will be working with a highly specialized organization that provides reliable, safe and efficient offshore solutions to the global Oil & Gas industry. With our modern, versatile fleet of ships and dedicated focus on crew training, we offer top-of-the-line services to our customers.

Here, you will have the room to develop your skills, innovate and do things differently as you join us in becoming the world's most reliable supplier of advanced offshore solutions.

We welcome you onboard a culturally diverse, stimulating environment, surrounded by new ideas.

Key responsibilities:

As Project Engineer, you will become the expert this matter in Maersk Supply Service Brazil.

As a local focal point for this matter, your main responsibilities will be:

  • Management of design and engineering subcontracts
    Liaison with Client project management team as required
  • Creation of MSS documentation as required to support projects and tenders
  • Providing technical and operational knowledge to project planner, document control, droughting and contracts specialist
  • Ensuring consistent best practice in Engineering and Operations
  • Day-to-day management of procurement and services subcontracts, as required
  • Arrange and support the coordination of mobilization logistics
  • Assist in the preparation of Operations Review and HIRA processes
  • Ensure procedural compliance during operations and be responsible for application of Management of Change procedures.


Who we are looking for:
Part of your success depends on your ability to facilitate cross-functional collaborations. It is the entire company that succeed together.

That is why you need to be great at gathering, motivating, and managing people, so we all move in the same direction at the same time. Furthermore, we are also looking for someone who: 

  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience in subsea construction, mooring, decommissioning or IRM projects
  • Holds several years of experience with Project Engineer experience for complex offshore projects involving several internal stakeholders
  • Hold an analytical capacity that enables to understand tender requirements, manage stakeholders, to effectively meet customer’s needs and excel in terms of operational excellence of the engineering part of the project
  • Has a detail-oriented profile and can carry out cost analysis and work with excel
  • Possess good interpersonal skills and enjoys teamwork. You are collaborative and constructive in the approach to solving problems
  • Fluent in verbal and writing communication in Portuguese and English is a must have for the position


Working conditions:

  • Applicants should have a Work Permit to work in Brazil
  • Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis and the process will be closed when the right candidate is found, thus we encourage you to apply as soon as possible


Maersk Supply Service is a leading provider of marine services and integrated solutions to the energy sector worldwide with a large fleet of anchor handling tug supply vessels and subsea support vessels. The company provides solutions to the oil and gas industry in areas such as towing and mooring installation, subsea construction, and light well intervention services, and supports other industries such as offshore wind, deep sea mineral recovery and ocean cleaning. It is an exciting time to join Maersk Supply Service as the organisation evolves into new business areas and is positioned for a strong future. Maersk Supply Service employs an international staff of approximately 1100 offshore and 200 onshore people. Headquartered in Lyngby, Denmark, Maersk Supply Service is represented globally with offices in Aberdeen, Luanda, Manila, Mexico City, Perth, Rio de Janeiro, St. John’s, and Singapore. Maersk Supply Service is a part of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S which employs roughly 70,000 employees across operations in 130 countries. For more information visit