Decommissioning Project Engineer

Vega Consultants AS
Decommissioning Project Engineer

We are currently looking for a Decommissioning Project Engineer with relevant experience for an assignment at our client, an oil&gas operator. The consultant will join the decommissioning department to support a portfolio of various (early phase) projects. The role will involve follow up of the projects using guidance from the Company’s Business Management System, performing study scopes, planning and execution of relevant decommissioning activities, in addition to a variety of other interface scopes. The role will also involve support to various decommissioning delivery leads. 

Main tasks

  • Support the Decom Delivery Lead in following the requirements for relevant project scopes.
  • Manage, receive, and review various study scopes of work, including review of study reports with schedules, and cost estimates.
  • Manage and coordinate interfaces between the Alliance Partners, Strategic Partners, and internal Company stakeholders.
  • Active follow up of Alliance Partners, Strategics Partners, and Contractors to ensure Company HSSE expectations are met, working as a safety leader in the relevant scopes.
  • Perform follow up, coordination and management of smaller/ad-hoc decommissioning activities, running in parallel to main project responsibilities.
  • Work as an offshore technical representative during offshore scopes of any decommissioning activities.
  • Participate in HAZIDs/HAZOPs and various project meetings.
  • Interface with Company Technical Authorities to ensure compliance with Functional Requirements.
  • Ensure that all operations are planned in accordance with Company stakeholder’s expectation (Operations, Technical Authorities, Project Management Teams etc).


  • BSc, MSc, BEng, MEng Structure/Mechanical/Marine Engineering or relevant combination of education and experience. 
  • Minimum 5-10 years of relevant experience.


  • Good understanding of decommissioning/removal operations.
  • Relevant experience with planning and execution of offshore projects.
  • Experience with marine operations.
  • Proactive, cooperative and solution orientated mindset.

Base location: Stavanger

Expected duration of position: August 2024 to March 2026 (and potentially beyond)

Some travel may be required for participation in offsite meetings and/or offshore trips.

Please do not hesitate to contact Kjersti Jonker for more information about the role, +47 97704446, 










Kjersti Jonker
97 70 44 46