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Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, USA.  
 
INDUSTRY SECTOR:  Oil & Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • The Electrical Engineer will use expertise to develop new hypotheses and theories and to make recommendations which result in significant changes to important areas of engineering programs.
  • Assignments involve very extensive and highly diversified systems, project or program.
  • Projects are of major significance, extensive cost, diverse complexity and strategic importance.  
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Identifies, assesses, plans and develops novel product concepts and business models that build new product or system options.
  • Supports the growth of new business by taking a balanced view of the technology investment portfolio to integrate market needs with emerging technologies.
  • Leads the design, development and support of very extensive, highly diversified systems, projects or programs from concept to technology transfer to project delivery.
  • Sponsors new project technologies and solicits understanding and support of other line managers and senior managers for major technology step changes.
  • Champions key projects with company objectives in mind to achieve strategic objectives.
  • Collaborates in the evaluation and assessment of competitive products, processes or new trends.
  • Develops reports, correspondence, procedures, specifications and technical calculations.
  • Prepares technical data and papers for sales personnel, customers and publications using good internal presentation and report writing skills.
  • Travels occasionally to field sites to assist with product related problems or to obtain application data.
  • Assists with project cost estimates.
  • Writes department process procedures and policies as required.
  • This position has no direct reports but will do the following:
  • Mentor and teach / coach problem solving, creative thinking and project planning skills to less experienced staff; Actively progresses the corporate knowledge base.
  • Regularly required to negotiate, justify or resolve important or controversial engineering matters.
  • Frequently meets with high ranking officials in a variety of sensitive, problematic or unstructured settings.
  • Actively participates in high level conferences or meetings on issues of considerable consequence or importance
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering required
  • Years of experience is less important than type, depth and breadth of experiences
  • Recognized nationally as an expert and consultant in specialized engineering areas
  • EPC electrical experience preferred
  • Marine experience required; Exposure to certifying agencies such as ABS, DNV, BV would be preferred
  • Oil and Gas experience required; subsea, upstream, midstream, or downstream
  • Experience with Fire and Gas detection and safety systems a plus
  • Some hazardous area design experience to ATEX, IEC Ex, API 505, EI 15, etc. required
  • Hands on field experience in commissioning or factory acceptance testing is a big plus.
 
Key Skills
 
  • Fundamental knowledge of lighting design a plus; but not required
  • Demonstrated mastery of an area of engineering which may cross engineering and scientific disciplines
  • Demonstrated abilities and contribution to successful engineering project outcomes will be given significant weight
  • Viewed by senior managers as a technical and business leader with successes in technology development and engineering strategy
  • Consistently demonstrates creativity and innovation in finding solutions and alternatives
 
Ability To
 
  • Read/review single line drawings power distribution systems & P&IDs
  • Evaluate all business factors related to project / program and make sound recommendations that meet broad goals and company priorities
  • Generate simple schematics for power distribution systems and check drawings against client and class specifications
  • Develop/review data sheets for electrical equipment
  • Read, review, interpret and write customer specifications and technical responses and deviations
  • Design or review cable tray design and layouts and cable routing
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9125
Houston, USA
ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENG OFFSHORE
Permanent

Rotating Equipment Engineer

Rotating Equipment Engineer required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, USA.    
   
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
   
   
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Review client's ITT and prepare technical queries for the clarification and prepare deviation list.
  • Attend meeting with Client to clarify Client's questions and to ask clarification on their requirement.
  • Carry out preliminary driver study along with process team to find out optimum drivers for major rotating equipment i.e. GTG (Gas Turbine Generators), Gas Compressors and Water Injection Pumps etc., to meet the project requirement.
  • Based on driver study, prepare RFQ documents for major rotating equipment.
  • Review vendor proposal, clarification with vendors and prepare TBE (Technical Bid Evaluation).
  • Coordinate multiple discipline engineers to evaluate bidder's proposals.
  • Coordinate and support buyers to finalize Scope of Work and CBE (Commercial Bid Evaluation).
  • Evaluate potential risk technically and/or commercially associated with the rotating equipment and contribute to Project Risk Analysis.
  • Prepare all technical documents / information required to complete proposal.
  • Manage complete and smooth hand over of awarded projects to Project Execution team.
  • Supervise and support project execution team's TBE of rotating equipment as necessary.
  • Support project execution team by attending FAT of rotating equipment if required.
  • Attend HAZID and HAZOP study as required by project.
  • Review feedback and lessons learned from Operation team and Project Execution team and implement those to Company general specification and project requisition specification as required.
  • Check industry trends and new technologies around turbo machineries and offshore business.
  • Have technical authorities on rotating machineries
  • Consult to Operations trouble shootings.
 
 
EXPERIENCE /QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering; a Master's in Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • PE License preferred
  • 10+ years engineering experience in rotating equipment and turbo machineries in offshore business
 
Experience in;    
 
  • GTG, STG, Centrifugal compressor, Screw Compressor, Centrifugal Pump required
  • Floater experience in FPSO, FSO, Semi-submergible preferred
  • Installation and Commissioning activities is preferred
  • SAP preferred, but not mandatory
  • rotor-dynamic analysis Familiar with Operation, Maintenance and repair methods of rotating equipment Familiar with relevant industry' codes and standards like API, ASME, PTC, and NFPA
 
 
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Job Ref: 9124
Houston, USA
MECHANICAL ROTATING ENG DESIGN OFFSHORE
Permanent

Scheduler

SCHEDULER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, Texas, USA.  
 
 
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil & Gas
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • This position will be solely supporting a chemical client who has multiple sites in and around the greater New Orleans area.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • The ideal candidate will have 5-8+ years of scheduling experience using Primavera P6, have supported multiple projects in excess $500k TIC.
  • Experience with chemical/refining projects.
  • This position will require travel to sites around the New Orleans area, and candidates must be able to obtain a TWIC card and pass all applicable training/screening to enter chemical plants.
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Job Ref: 9123
Houston, Texas
Other
Permanent

Resource Consultant/Account Manager

     
     
Principal Resource Consultant/Account Manager    
     
A Resource Delivery focussed role, specialising primarily in the International Oil and Gas and Renewable Energy industries. The role would suit consultants who prefer to focus on delivery and Client account management rather than Business Development.    
   
   
COMPANY PROFILE      

Mentor IMC Group offers more than 30 years' global experience as an engineering industry exclusive, project management resource consultancy. Our international offices located in the UK, US, Asia and Australia provides an excellent platform for our clients to successfully develop and execute Oil and Gas, Renewable Energies and large-scale infrastructure projects.

In 2014 Mentor IMC Group was acquired by VINCI Energies (part of the Vinci Group). With 64,000 employees and revenue of €9 billion, VINCI Energies is a European market leader in energy and information technology services. VINCI (vinci.com) is a global player in concessions and construction, employing close to 194,000 people in some 100 countries.      
 
        
Mentor IMC offers an exciting career opportunity, with an unrivalled commission scheme that contains no threshold or cap. As a truly International business, real opportunities exist for consultants to be transferred to one of our international offices, with further potential development on offer with the Vinci Group.      
       
POSITION SCOPE      
       
Reporting to the Resource Delivery Manager      

The Company is an international specialist within the Engineering industry and the primary objective of the Recruitment Consultant will be to assist in the development of Corporate and Project related Professional Recruitment Services encompassing; Project Management, Design, Construction & Commissioning Resource activities of the Company's Clients.  
   

The Recruitment Consultant will report to the Company's delegated managers and will respond to Clients provided international and regional and national vacancies. The range of personnel to be recruited will be professional managers, engineers and technical and commercial support disciplines both on a temporary (contract) and permanent placement basis.  
   
     
     
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES      
 
  • Perform national and international recruitment activities for the engagement of primarily contract but also permanent personnel required by the Company's clients both within the home country of operation and internationally as shall be required by the Company
  • Source by networking potential new professional candidates. 
  • Develop and train dedicated Resourcers in recruitment practice and industry knowledge
  • Conduct on-going liaison with Clients in relation to the specific enquiry status, arrange interview, coordinate interview with individual and client. 
  • Represent and promote Mentor IMC at any client-facing events and ensure that Mentor IMC is invited to and represented at any current or future tendering opportunities 
  • Network and information gather on current and future projects and report this information to the relevant colleagues within Mentor IMC Group.
  • Stand as a highly visible point of contact for our current and future company-assigned contractors. Respond to any requirements they might have and quickly deal with any problems that arise during their assignments with Mentor IMC.
  • Develop and cultivate in-depth and robust relationships with key decision makers and stake -holders within Mentor IMC's current and future clients.
  • Nurture and protect client relationships and ensure that Mentor's interests are always best served and ensure that a maximum conversion of these relationships into contractual sales or gaining status as a 'preferred supplier' is achieved or maintained
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Ideally, degree qualified with at least 2 years office-based experience within a recruitment environment
  • Experience and/or and genuine interest in the energy industry. 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9119
London
RECRUITMENT CONSULTANTS
Permanent

SPS XT and Wellhead Engineer

SPS XT AND WELLHEAD ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Port Klang, Malaysia.    
   
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil & Gas  
   
   
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • To promote safety culture within the project and his/her activities. Lead by example to have the team members and colleagues adhering and contributing.
  • To ensure that safe and ethic working practices are carried out within the activities that he/she is managing or interfacing with.
  • To guarantee the compliance on his activities.
  • To ensure Contractor is safely, properly and timely performing his activities as per Company specifications, design and codes that state of the art, TEPA referential and local rules/laws are complied with and captured.
  • To work by anticipation.
  • To identify and report any technical, procurement or resources bottleneck which could lead to schedule slippage, to establish and manage his/her activities motivating his/her counterparts and to work diligently to meet the targets of the Projects.
  • To keep divisional Manager and all parties (as required) informed regarding ongoing activities status.
  • To advise the Project Managers on architecture related actions/decisions.
  • Within the XT / WH work package, identify schedule or risk reduction opportunities.
  • To supervise the day to day activities of Contractor related to XT and Wellhead work packages, and witness the Contractor activities during the Construction works carried out by contractor or subcontractors
  • To monitor fabrication, assembly and testing activities related to scope of supply.
  • To monitor importation/exportation of goods/components schedule with regards to fabrication/assembly sites need dates.
  • To monitor Mechanical completion, MRB compilation, transportation documents and any other documents required to the handover.
  • To act as SPS Company Site Rep when necessary.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Professional Experience (years): 5 -15
  • Experience in similar position (years): 5 -10.
  • Working knowledge of industry standards related in subsea systems, e.g. API 6A, 17A, 17D, 16A and ISO 13628 series.
  • Level / Diploma: Engineer, or equivalent.
  • Languages: English mandatory
  • Required competencies
  • HSE Company referential
  • Engineering Project management
  • Construction & assembly processes
  • Reporting
  • Welding, NDT techniques, Coating
  • Risk identification
  • Testing
  • Schedule management
  • Handling and lifting rules and certifications
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9106
Port Klang, Malaysia
DRILLING ENGINEERS DESIGN (MODULES & FACILITIES)
Contract

SPS QC Inspector

QC INSPECTOR required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Port Klang, Malaysia.  
 
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • To promote safety culture within the project and his/her activities.
  • To ensure that safe and ethic working practices are carried out within the activities that he/she is managing or interfacing with.
  • To guarantee the compliance on activities.
  • To ensure Contractor is safely, properly and timely performing his activities as per Company specifications, design and codes that state of the art, TEPA referential and local rules/laws are complied with and captured.
  • Establish and manage activities motivating his/her counterparts and to work diligently to meet the targets of the Projects.
  • To promote innovation as far as compatible with good enough approach for all activities.
  • To seek optimisation and savings all along the different phases of the project.
  • To focus on costs without impairing QHSE objectives.
  • To keep divisional Manager and all parties (as required) informed regarding ongoing activities status.
  • To advise the Project Managers on architecture related actions/decisions.
  • To ensure that the SPS Contractor is enforcing his contractual commitments, is implementing properly his overall Quality responsibilities, stated Inspection and Test plan and objectives, is safely, properly and timely performing his activities as per Company specifications, design and codes.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Review the relevant Contractors and suppliers ITP's and Quality procedures.
  • Monitor and control the implementation on site of the approved Quality and Quality Control plans, Surveillance plans, Inspection and test plans.
  • Supervise the Project Surveillance and Quality activities performed at Contractors and Supplier Sites
  • Ensure that the manufacturing activities are closely inspected by the Contractor's QC inspection team
  • Review and ensure that all certification is up to date, including documentation from vendors and contractors;
  • Challenge Contractor and suppliers on overall quality performance and inspection activities, and to perform routine and random inspections daily in this regard;
  • Monitor any work deficiencies and ensure the implementation of the necessary corrective actions via review of raised NCRs
  • Monitor and ensure final documentation progress in timely manner; Follow up on the implementation of agreed action plans, or other mitigation plan issued
  • Report immediately to the SPS CSR any anomaly, deviation or non-conformity
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Professional Experience (years): min 10 years of QC Inspection experience
  • Experience in similar position (years): mini 5 in similar role
  • Level / Diploma: Engineer, or equivalent
  • Languages: English mandatory
  • HSE
  • Company referential  
  • Welding, NDT techniques, Coating
  • Communication skills
  • Wellhead and assembly
  • Reporting
  • Handling and lifting rules and certifications
  • Risk identification
  • QC Auditing techniques
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Job Ref: 9105
Port Klang, Malaysia
(QC) QUALITY CONTROL CERTIFICATION ENGS ONSHORE
Contract

Site HSE Engineer

HSE ENGINEER required by our client on a contract basis, located in the USA.
 
Industry Sector: Renewables
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Provision of HSE competence and expertise to HSE Management under the Team scope of work.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Implementation and Q/A of the HSE management systems and reporting systems including potential site-specific instructions.
  • Planning, executing and documenting HSE activities and results using agreed procedures.
  • Efficient Site HSE Team support to:
  • Project organisation
  • Site Organisations
  • Contractors
  • Demonstrate commitment to develop HSE activities within
  • New Markets HSE
  • Role model a safety culture that promotes effective management of HSE
  • Planning and coordination of HSE activities and responsibilities.
  • Standardization of Site HSE deliverables
  • Planning, execution and follow-up on HSE activities/registrations
  • Supervision, control and reporting on Contractor related:
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • HSE arrangements & construction activities
  • Overall safety performance
  • Design risk assessments
  • Incident analysis
  • Audits/evaluation
  • Ad hoc duties as require
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Relevant academic or technical background, eg at Degree level or similar, with basic knowledge on HSE issues
  • Completed IOSH course or NEBOSH General or NEBOSH Construction to certificate level.  
  • Preferable completed NEBOSH General or NEBOSH Construction to Diploma Level.  
  • Ability to demonstrate work experience with HSE, ideally in a construction environment.  
  • Investigation of health, safety related issues, with experience in fostering a good health and safety culture  
  • An advantage if experience in construction design and management, from offshore wind projects or from engineering.  
  • It is essential with an aptitude for working at heights and offshore, as visit to offshore wind turbines on a frequent basis
  • Will be familiar with the Microsoft Office software.  
  • Good communication skills and able to write and speak English fluently. Skills necessary to facilitate communication and cooperation with your colleagues in challenging situations.
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9104
USA
Other
Contract

EPCI Manager

EPCI Project Manager required by our client, to be hired on a Contract basis, located in Paris, France.    
   
Industry Sector - Renewable Energy    
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
 
  • The EPCI Manager will oversee the Turbines Cables, Foundations, Electrical Sub-substation during the construction phase of the project.  
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Responsible to manage and deliver the package within agreed objectives (HSE, budget, schedule, quality).  
  • Coordinate resources activities in the package and ensure coordination with the other packages.  
  • Position based in Paris (Monday - Friday)  
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Proven experience on the construction phase of an offshore wind farm
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Job Ref: 9100
Paris
Other
Contract

Project Engineer/Construction Manager

ONSITE PROJECT ENGINEER / CONSTRUCTION MANAGER required by our Client, to be assigned on a contract basis, located in Port Arthur, TX
 
Duration: 5 months
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
As a Project Manager based on a project site in Port Arthur, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operation and management of major civil subcontractors, budgeting and re-budgeting the projects as necessary, negotiating with suppliers and reviewing their invoices, participating in the negotiation of contract with potential clients, preparing monthly invoices to the client and participating in client meetings, tracking, preparing and negotiating change orders, as well as performing such duties as field quality control, field documentation, submittal preparation, field data analysis and presentation, and estimates.
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
BS or MS Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management
Sound technical knowledge  
Communication and teamwork
Motivated self-starter
7-10 years of heavy civil construction experience in an industrial environment
Willingness to travel to Houston for occasional project meetings
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Job Ref: 9098
Port Arthur, TX
CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS ONSHORE
Contract

SCADA Technician

SCADA TECHNICIAN required by our Client, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.
Position Scope

Configures programs and supports systems used for measurement, alarm management, automation, control, and data acquisition of natural gas facilities. This includes, but is not limited to, SCADA and measurement within the Clients LNG & Midstream operations area of responsibility. Position may also provide support to Affiliates or 3rd parties as required. This position would also require a Gas Control Operational Qualification to gain a complete understanding of the SCADA system.

Principal Responsibilities
 
Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).
Daily Operations -- (50%)· Installs, configures, maintains, and troubleshoots software and network issues related to supported applications such as ClearSCADA 2015, AutoSol Communication Manager (ACM), and Flow-Cal version 8.
Assist USGP IT in monitoring and troubleshooting activities related to SCADA server and workstation hardware, performance, network infrastructure and security.
Provides daily technical support for SCADA system data and telemetry information used for system control and for measurement validation software and system balance
Implements and maintains HMI graphics, reports and applications for use by operations.·  
Travel, as necessary, to local field offices where applications reside to perform routine maintenance and support for local operations personnel.
Provide O&M/Capital Project support and development
Measurement Operations (30%)· Relief measurement analyst
Assist the measurement analyst during close process or as needed
Regulatory Compliance -- PHMSA (10%)·  
Ensure compliance with regulatory standards associated with PHMSA and Department of Transportation requirements
Responsible for reporting issues to appropriate management, maintaining change management, SDLC documentation, department governance and management communication consistent with department policies and procedures
Gas Control Operations (5%)· Relief controller· Working with various interconnect gas controllers and Supervisors· Review daily/monthly LAUFs
 
Experience / Qualifications

SCADA/gas control experience: 3 years required
Communications systems and technology.
Comprehensive experience with server and workstation networking and administration
Substantial knowledge of the storage and pipeline systems
Able to apply knowledge of the methods, principles and practices for coordinating the flow of natural gas
Use general and specialized computer applications to manage information
Able to demonstrate advanced communication ability both written and verbal
Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, customers and supervisors
Must have the ability to react to high pressure, emergency situations, and remain calm while executing the required emergency response plans in timely manner
Able to use analytical thinking to carry out complex, detailed and time sensitive procedures
Must be a self-starter, able to take the lead on all operational issues.
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Job Ref: 9094
Houston, TX
TELECOMMS TECHNICIAN COMMISSIONING OFFSHORE
Permanent

Civil/Structural Engineer`

CIVIL AND STRUCTURE SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas USA.  
 
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • The CSA engineering will be the Client representative at EPC Contractor location offices.
  • His role will be to ensure the required quality level in accordance with Client requirements during Detailed engineering and Construction phases.
  • Review and approve detailed engineering documents in CSA
  • Coordinate with other Client discipline representatives (Rotating Equipment, Pressure Vessels, Piping, Elec/Instrum …) to perform consistency checks of EPC Contractor's deliverables (technical documentation) and follow the design progress.
  • Interact on daily basis with EPC contractor CSA discipline leader(s)
  • Report to the Client CSA leader in close co-operation with Client engineering manager
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
E/P Activities
 
  • Mobilisation, quality and progress control (KPI set-up & follow) of EPC Contractor's activities in CSA
  • Ensure that all set of EPC Contractor project specifications covering the scope of discipline is in line with Client requirements
  • Review and approval of EPC contractor detailed engineering deliverables, ensuring those are in accordance with Client requirements and project specifications.
  • Follow-up of CSA Material Take-Off and report any evolution encountered
  • Ensure proper selection of fabrication and construction subcontractors by EPC Contractor, participate to clarification meetings with Subcontractors: for building, piling, rail spurs, steel fabrication subcontracts.
  • Participate to Technical Bid analysis & evaluation of subcontractors prior to PO.
  • Assess any deviation request coming from EPC Contractor & Subcontractors as Customer representative.
  • Attend Kick of meetings with EPC Contractor and Subcontractors.
  • Review and approval of detailed design documents submitted by Subcontractors
 
C Activities
 
  • Visits at Subcontractor's location and construction site for hold points in order to ensure quality of fabrication and construction
  • Participate to Client assessment for final acceptance of buildings, civil and structural works (if necessary)
  • Review as Built dossier from EPC Contractor / Subcontractors
 
All along EPC phase activities
 
  • Participate to engineering coordination & planning meetings
  • Ensure that multi discipline interface coordination by EPC Contractor is effective
  • Regular reporting and close co-operation with Client CSA discipline leader (based in Lyon, France) and Client engineering manager (based in Houston)
  • Architectural and building works
  • Site preparation works: excavation and backfilling, piling and underground networks
  • Concrete works (foundation)
  • Structural steel works
  • Roads, parking's
 
Accountabilities
 
  • The Civil and Structure SME is accountable for Engineering monitoring, analysis and reporting accurate project engineering data for start the construction in good condition.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.  
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience in project engineering, Civil or Structural Engineer registered as Professional Engineer in the US
  • Experience in Onshore petrochemical segment and revamping projects
  • Deep knowledge of PIP standards, IBC, ACI, ASCE and AISC codes
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
 
 
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Job Ref: 9092
Houston, TX
CIVIL ENGINEERS DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Safety Engineer

SAFETY ENGINEER SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas USA.    
   
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Safety Engineer is to review, approve and modify as needed existing and/or proposed fire systems design and documentation for the EPC phase of a capital project in a chemical plant.  
  • The Safety Engineer serves as the lead for the client, to ensure the designs are appropriate for the project.
  • The Safety Engineer will interact with the engineering firm, as well as members of the client's project team and plant site operations team.  
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    2. PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES   
    3.  
  • Serves as project lead for fire safety in interactions with engineering contractor, during the detailed engineering portion of the EPC phase of the project.
  • Ensures that designs are practical and conform to the codes and practices listed above.
  • Reviews, checks, modifies and approves fire protection design documents during the Engineering phase of EPC, as produced by engineering contractor or subcontractor including:  
  • Firewater network piping.
  • Locations, orientations and layouts of valves, monitors, hydrants, foam systems and deluge systems.
  • Fire proofing of equipment and structures, the fireproofing material specification, and the fireproofing zones.
  • Vendor specifications of equipment, instrumentation and systems as well as vendor scopes of services
  • Philosophy and specifications for DCS controls and/or standalone controls for transfer and display of fire safety systems information.
  • Hydraulic designs in the fire systems.
  • Automated extinguishing systems for electrical locales, such as MCC's and substations.
  • Material take-offs for all the above.
  • Signs off on final design as-built drawings, in terms of correctness and functionality.
  • Serve as Client's main HES liaison for 3rd party visits to the site related to fire safety.
  • Supports Client's personnel in feeding information to DCS/PLC programmers working with the fire safety systems, to ensure there is the right level operational control and electronic display of information.
  • Participates in review meetings as needed with vendors of fire safety equipment.  These meetings will be organized by the contractor. (Kickoff meetings, and technical clarification meetings.)
  • Arbitrates questions/conflicts in Fire Safety when these arise, working with IEC, subcontractor, and the site personnel as needed.  Brings in corporate resources or consultants as needed.
  • Conducts reviews of fire safety designs and walkthroughs with the appropriate authorities, whether the fire marshal, site or corporate employees, internal insurance coordinator, or external insurance provider.  
  • Assembles and summarizes the feedback, developing and executing action plans, or any necessary rebuttals.
  • Feeds information back to engineering contractor(s) as needed.
  • Works with site employees and contractors as needed, for testing of fire safety systems, whether for engineering designs or commissioning.
  • Works with IEC and contractors to assemble lists of materials, supplies, and spare parts needed for all new fire protection equipment and systems.
  • Serves as owner of the site electrical area classifications, giving guidance to team members when needed, and handling any modifications as needed.
  • Serves as owner of the site layout of toxic gas detectors, handling any modifications as needed.
  • Defines maps of horns, strobes and manual call boxes, working with contractor to maintain compliance with NFPA 72.  Current view is that few or no horns or strobes are needed.
  • Owns maps of safety equipment, including safety showers and eye washes, modifying these as needed during and after the project
  • Works with site personnel to define the requirements for type and placement of signage related to fire safety.
  • Works with contractor and site HES personnel to finalize the operations manuals and site procedures related to fire safety and equipment at the end of the project.
  • Assembles training elements and conducts training for fire protection systems for the assets added or modified as part of the project.
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    3. EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
    4.  
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience, in an Engineering or Safety Discipline
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience in project engineering:
  • Minimum 5 plus years of experience in design and operation of fire protection systems for chemical plants: deluge, foam, firewater and all related instruments and controls.
  • Minimum 5 plus years of experience in fire proofing practices for structures and equipment.
  • Minimum 3 plus years of experience supporting fire safety and electrical classifications for chemical plant environments.
  • Experience in Onshore petrochemical segment and revamping projects
  • Working knowledge of API 500 and NFPA 497 (electrical classification) API 2218 (fireproofing), API 2030 (water spray systems), NFPA 24 (firewater mains); NFPA 72 (fire alarms and signalling); NFPA 16 (foam water sprinkler & spray systems)
  • Excellent organization, communication, and computer skills (Microsoft Office applications) with a strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
  • Ability to influence by example and the ability to lead and work with all levels of employees.
  • Must be very attentive to detail
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9091
Houston, TX
HSE / SAFETY ENGINEERS DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Packaged Equipment

PACKAGE SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas USA.  
 
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The SME package will be the customer representative at contractor location and later on at vendors locations.
  • His role will be to ensure the defined quality level is implemented during Engineering and construction phases.
  • He will have to interact with and coordinate SMEs of other discipline (Instrumentation, Static, Piping, Civil, Structural,) for packages in its scope of work.
  • He will report functionally to Equipment lead and administratively to the Equipment group lead.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
E/P activities
 
  • Ensure all set of General Specification covering the scope of discipline fits Customer expectations and purchase quality level.
  • Final review of Datasheet for Call for Bid and Datasheet for PO.
  • Review Technical Bid evaluations and recommendations prior to PO.
  • Assess any deviation request coming from Vendor as Customer representative.
  • Attend Kick of meeting (& PIM if required) either at Contractor or Vendor location.
  • Review Vendor deliverables (TDS, GA drawings, Mechanical calculations notes, ITP, manufacturing & test procedures)
 
C Activities
 
  • Construction schedule follow-up
  • Non-Compliance Report with resolution approval
  • Spot visit at Vendor location
  • Performances tests attendance and Final reception before Release for Shipment
  • VDB review.
  • DT SMEs back office
  • Reporting and close cooperation with Equipment leaders
  • Coordination (regular exchanges and telephone conferences)
  • Management of changes
  • Ensures that main technical concerns have been transmitted to DT leaders for validation
 
 
EXPERIENCE/ QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.  
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in project engineering, Rotating equipment Senior Engineer with proven reference on Vendor follow up.
  • Experience in Chemical Specialties
  • Good knowledge of ASME B73.1 & B73.3, API 610, API 619, API 675/676.
  • Strong Knowledge of API 617, API 685 and on compressor packages.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9090
Houston, TX
MECHANICAL PCKGS ENG DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Vessel Engineer

VESSEL SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas USA.  
 
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Stationary Equipment (drums, towers, Heat Exchangers…)
  • Fired heated equipment and Package (Furnace, Thermal Oxidizer)
  • Support on Machinery for auxiliaries.
  • The SME static will be the customer representative at contractor location and later on at vendors locations.
  • His role will to ensure the defined quality level is implemented during Engineering and construction phases.
  • He will have to interact with other SME on other discipline (Machinery, Piping, Civil, Structural,) to perform consistency checks.
  • Will report to the Equipment group lead.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
E/P activities
 
  • Ensure all set of General Specification covering the scope of discipline fits Customer expectations and purchase quality level.
  • Final review of Datasheet prior launch Call for Bid prior PO award.
  • Review Technical Bid evaluation and recommendations prior PO.
  • Assess any deviation request coming from Vendor as Customer representative
  • Attend Kick of meeting either at Contractor or Vendor location.
  • Review on specifics (GA drawings, Mechanical Calculations notes, welding books, ITP, manufacturing procedures.)
  • Attendance to PIM as design closure.
 
C Activities
 
  • Non-Compliance Report with resolution approval
  • Spot visit at Vendor location
  • Final reception prior Release for Shipment
  • As built files review.
  • DT SMEs back office
  • Coordination (regular exchanges and telephone conferences)
  • Management of changes
  • Ensures that main technical concerns have been transmitted to DT leaders for validation.
  • The vessel SME is accountable for Engineering monitoring, analysis and reporting accurate project engineering data for start the construction in good condition.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.  
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in project engineering, Stationary equipment Senior Engineer (PE is a plus) with proven reference on Vendor
  • follow up Experience in Chemical Specialties
  • ASME / API620 knowledge, Fitness for Service Basis.
  • Good metallurgical knowledge
  • Strong Knowledge of sheet metal and fabrication, machining,
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9089
Houston, TX
MECHANICAL PRES. VESSELS DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Rotating Engineer

ROTATING SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas USA.    
     
Industry Sector: Oil &Gas    
       
   
POSITION SCOPE    
 
  • Rotating Equipment (Centrifugal pumps including seal less, Dosing pumps, Agitators…)
  • The SME rotating will be the customer representative at contractor location and later on at vendors locations.
  • His role will be to ensure the defined quality level is implemented during Engineering and construction phases.
  • He will have to interact with and coordinate SMEs of other discipline (Instrumentation, Static, Piping, Civil, Structural,) for packages in its scope of work.
  • He will report functionally to Equipment lead and administratively to the Equipment group lead.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES    
     
E/P activities    
 
  • Ensure all set of General Specification covering the scope of discipline fits Customer expectations and purchase quality level.
  • Final review of Datasheet for Call for Bid and Datasheet for PO.
  • Review Technical Bid evaluations and recommendations prior to PO.
  • Assess any deviation request coming from Vendor as Customer representative.
  • Attend Kick of meeting (& PIM if required) either at Contractor or Vendor location.
  • Review Vendor deliverables (TDS, GA drawings, Mechanical calculations notes, ITP, manufacturing & test procedures)
 
C Activities    
 
  • Construction schedule follow-up
  • Non-Compliance Report with resolution approval
  • Spot visit at Vendor location
  • Performances tests attendance and Final reception before Release for Shipment
  • VDB review.
  • DT SMEs back office
  • Reporting and close cooperation with Equipment leaders
  • Coordination (regular exchanges and telephone conferences)
  • Management of changes
  • Ensures that main technical concerns have been transmitted to DT leaders for validation
  • The Rotating SME is accountable for Engineering monitoring, analysis and reporting accurate project engineering data for start the construction in good condition.
 
 
EXPERIENCE/ QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.  
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in project engineering, Rotating equipment Senior Engineer with proven reference on Vendor follow up.
  • Experience in Chemical Specialties
  • Good knowledge of ASME B73.1 & B73.3, API 610, API 619, API 675/676.
  • Strong Knowledge of API 617, API 685 and on compressor packages.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
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Job Ref: 9088
Houston, TX
MECHANICAL ROTATING ENG DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Piping Engineer

PIPING SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas USA.  
   
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Piping (pipes & accessories), manual & on-off valves
  • Piping Support   
  • Painting & Insulation   
  • Corrosion & Cathodic protection
  • The Piping Material Supervisor will be the Customer's representative at Contractor location and later at the vendors' & piping material suppliers or subcontractors' locations.
  • His role will be to ensure the required quality level in accordance with Customer's rules & technical specifications during Engineering and Construction phases.
  • Interact with other Customer's Discipline Specialists (Rotating Equipment, Pressure Vessels, Civil, Structural …) to perform consistency checks of the Contractor's deliverables (technical documentation) and follow the Design & Manufacturing progress.
  • Report to the Piping Mat. Group Lead in close co-operation with Customer's Engineering Manager.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
   
E/P activities  
 
  • Mobilisation, quality and progress control (KPI set-up & follow) of the Contractor's activities
  • Ensure that all set of Contractor's General Specification covering the scope of discipline fits Customer's expectations and purchase quality level.
  • Studies follow-up to ensure that Engineering technical issued documents for material purchase and construction are in accordance with Customer's design requirements.
  • Validate Suppliers selected by the Contractor, participate to Supplier's meeting if necessary.
  • Technical Bid analysis & evaluation prior to PO.
  • Piping Material MTO results analysis
  • Assess any deviation request coming from Vendors as Customer representative.
  • Attend Kick of meetings either at Contractor or Vendor location.
  • Review of specific technical documents as valves GA & cross-sectional drawings, Piping Material Certificates, Piping Calculation Notes, Calculations notes, welding books, ITP, manufacturing procedures, …)
 
C Activities  
 
  • Spot visits at Vendors location
  • Interface coordination with local discipline representatives
  • Final reception prior to Release for Shipment
  • Participate to mechanical acceptation, pre-commissioning and commissioning activities (if necessary)
  • As built files review.
 
All along EPC phase activities  
 
  • Participate to engineering coordination & planning meetings
  • Ensure that multi discipline interface coordination is effective
  • Regular Reporting and close co-operation with DT Piping Material leader and project manager
 
 
QUALIFICATIONS/ EXPERIENCE  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.  
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience in project engineering, Piping Material Senior Engineer with proven reference on Vendor follow up.
  • follow up Experience in Chemical Specialties
  • Deep knowledge of the ASME B31.3 & ASME/ASTM material standards.
  • Good metallurgical knowledge.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9087
Houston, TX
PIPING GEN ENG DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Instrument/System Engineer

INSTRUMENTATION SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas USA.
 
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • The Instrumentation SME engineering will be the Client representative at EPC Contractor location offices.
  • His role will be to ensure the required quality level in accordance with Client requirements during Detailed engineering and Construction phases.
  • Review and approve detailed engineering documents in Instrumentation
  • Coordinate with other Client discipline representatives (Civil/Structural, Rotating Equipment, Pressure Vessels, Piping, Electricity …) to perform consistency checks of EPC Contractor's deliverables (technical documentation) and follow the design progress.
  • Interact on daily basis with EPC contractor Instrumentation discipline leader(s)
  • Report to the Client Instrumentation leader in close co-operation with Client Engineering Manager
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
E/P Activities
 
  • Define and adapt project strategy with IEC project management
  • Ensure interface between Client and the IEC and taken in account contractual issues with IEC (schedule…)
  • Ensure an efficient communication between front office and 2 back offices (SMEs located at Lyon)
  • Ease the knowledge transfer to the IEC team, especially on process matters.
  • Identify difficulties early and speed up decisions.
  • Provide quick answers to IEC questions.
  • Validate design or detailed principles before drafting in order to limit the risks of reworks.
  • Validate some of the IEC deliverables and coordinate the validation of other deliverables by Client home office team.
  • Participate to project reviews organized in IEC office, for example PID reviews and not critical Hazop reviews, with the support of other Client engineering specialist as required.
  • Check procurement procedures, bidder lists, short lists, and supplier selection, as well as participate to critical clarification and negotiations with suppliers.
  • Perform the permitting tasks under Owner responsibilities.
 
C Activities
 
  • Ensure supervision of critical packages beyond inspection and expediting provided by IEC.
  • Ensure technical support on field construction activities from KOM, FAT, SAT, precom com, until start up
 
All along EPC phase activities
 
  • Participate to engineering coordination & planning meetings
  • Ensure that multi discipline interface coordination is effective
  • Regular Reporting and close co-operation with engineering team
  •  
Accountabilities
 
  • DT Instrumentation project leaders will keep the global responsibility Instrumentation /Automation activities, he will be the proximity representative in order to face day to day technical exchanges and inform or alert the DT project leaders of main decisions or changes to be considered.
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.  
  • Minimum of fifteen (10) years of experience in project engineering, Engineering competencies (Engineering companies or engineering position in a Worldwide Process company) from design stage to end of construction and ideally start up experience.
  • Skills on field instrumentation, on line analysers, DCS and industrial networks, MCC, LV & MV power distribution, lighting, lightning, earthing.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
 
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Job Ref: 9086
Houston, TX
INSTRUMENT DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Electrical Engineer

ELECTRICAL SME required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston Texas USA.  
   
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Electrical SME engineering will be the Client representative at EPC Contractor location offices.
  • His role will be to ensure the required quality level in accordance with Client requirements during Detailed engineering and Construction phases.
  • Review and approve detailed engineering documents in Electrical
  • Coordinate with other Client discipline representatives (Civil/Structural, Rotating Equipment, Pressure Vessels, Piping, Instrumentation …) to perform consistency checks of EPC Contractor's deliverables (technical documentation) and follow the design progress.
  • Interact on daily basis with EPC contractor Electrical discipline leader(s)
  • Report to the Client Electrical leader in close co-operation with Client Engineering Manager.
 
E/P activities  
 
  • Define and adapt project strategy with IEC project management
  • Ensure interface between Client and the IEC and taken in account contractual issues with IEC (schedule…)
  • Ensure an efficient communication between front office and 2 back offices (SMEs located at Lyon)
  • Ease the knowledge transfer to the IEC team, especially on process matters.
  • Identify difficulties early and speed up decisions.
  • Provide quick answers to IEC questions.
  • Validate design or detailed principles before drafting in order to limit the risks of reworks.
  • Validate some of the IEC deliverables and coordinate the validation of other deliverables by Client home office team.
  • Participate to project reviews organized in IEC office, for example PID reviews and not critical Hazop reviews, with the support of other Client engineering specialist as required.
  • Check procurement procedures, bidder lists, short lists, and supplier selection, as well as participate to critical clarification and negotiations with suppliers.
  • Perform the permitting tasks under Owner responsibilities.
 
C Activities  
 
  • Ensure supervision of critical packages beyond inspection and expediting provided by IEC.
  • Ensure technical support on field construction activities from KOM, FAT, SAT, precom com, until start up
 
All along EPC phase activities  
 
  • Participate to engineering coordination & planning meetings
  • Ensure that multi discipline interface coordination is effective
  • Regular Reporting and close co-operation with engineering team
 
Accountabilities  
 
  • DT Electrical project leaders will keep the global responsibility electrical activities, he will be the proximity representative in order to face day to day technical exchanges and inform or alert the DT project leaders of main decisions or changes to be considered.
 
 
EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.  
  • Minimum of fifteen (10) years of experience in project engineering, Engineering competencies (Engineering companies or engineering position in a Worldwide Process company) from design stage to end of construction and ideally start up experience.
  • Minimum skills in electricity regarding MCC, LV & MV power distribution, lighting, lightning, earthing; to exchange with specialists on both sides (Engineering company and Client)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both verbal and written.
  • Motivated / self-starter
  • Innovative / creative / resourceful
  • Ability to challenge and influence decision making to peers, contractors, and senior management.
  • Leadership to manage complex projects
  • Decision making
  • Cooperative
  • Strong details-orientation.
  • Results oriented
  • Capacity to anticipate project issues
  • Ability to effectively navigate and work within in a global and culturally diverse environment, including experience with European vendors is a must-have.
  • Strong communicator
  • Strong, competent negotiating skills.
  • Diplomat/persuasive/good listener
 
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Job Ref: 9084
Houston, TX
ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENG ONSHORE
Contract

Engineering Manager

POSITION SCOPE
 
Exciting opportunity for an experienced, multi-discipline Engineering Manager to join a growing, global engineering, procurement & construction company.  This Houston based professional will be instrumental in supporting the Client's Vision & Mission which includes establishing our first-class engineering and project delivery services and solutions in North American markets.  
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Establish, lead and develop a multi-discipline, multi-office engineering team.
Ensure all engineering projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with the Client's Pursuit of Excellence values.
Ensure safety, quality, constructability and operability are at the forefront of all designs.
Accountable for the development and implementation of the overall engineering strategy.  
Support M&A activities including assessment, due diligence and integration.
Support business development activities by establishing technical credibility with our customers, providing input into the estimate, supporting proposal development and performing technical reviews of subcontractor and vendor packages.
Willingness to get into project specific details, particularly at the beginning of the assignment, while the Client is establishing itself in North America.  This includes performing engineering and design tasks as necessary.
Monitor and forecast future workload and ensure suitable engineering resources are available.
Identify staff numbers and expertise required to suit project opportunities and recruit staff accordingly.
 
Desired Skills and Experience  
 
The successful applicant will possess the following
 
Minimum 15 years of relevant, industry experience in oil & gas primarily LNG, midstream and/or petrochemicals.
Minimum 5 years of engineering management experience
Bachelors degree in Engineering – Preferably Chemical Engineering
Experience in Construction, Construction Management, Maintenance or Operations roles would be well regarded.
Licensed Professional Engineer preferred
Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function.
Excellent communication and people management skills
Experience in the management of large, multi-discipline projects and teams.
Detailed knowledge and experience of 3D intelligent design and project delivery systems and procedures.
Detailed knowledge of U.S., Canada and applicable International codes and standards and statutory requirements.
Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety, Quality, Human Resources and Industrial Relations requirements and principles.
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Job Ref: 9078
Houston, TX
ENGINEERING MANAGERS - OFFSHORE
Permanent

Electrical Engineer

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in San Diego, USA.
 
Industry Sector: Oil &Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Manage the design aspects associated with large scale energy infrastructure projects.
  • Responsible for the development of conceptual designs for low and medium voltage generation and distribution systems, preparation of technical specifications, coordination of detail design with contractors and design consultants, review of detail design documents, and ensuring compliance with codes, standards, and applicable design criteria.
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Resolve electrical and or control system design, installation, and interface issues that arise at the project site during construction, and assist in the proposal, startup and commissioning of the projects.
  • Perform quality assurance reviews and inspection of electrical designs, equipment and installations to ensure compliance with applicable acceptance criteria, codes, and standards.
  • Responsibilities include travel to manufacturing facilities to inspect assembly of electrical equipment and attend factory testing.
  • Also includes travel to project job sites to oversee installation of electrical materials, equipment and systems.
  • Coordinate electrical design development with equipment suppliers, construction contractors, and consultants.
  • Responsibilities include reviewing electrical design documents and technical specifications and providing responses to same.
  • Develop technical specifications for procurement of electrical equipment and installation services.
  • Prepare technical and commercial bid evaluations for proposals received.
  • Prepare construction plans, schedules and procedures for electrical installations.
  • Develop conceptual designs and provide cost input for electrical generation and distribution systems to support the development of projects and commercial proposals for sale of electrical generation
  • Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties)
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Control or related discipline.
  • 5 years of experience in Electrical Engineering
  • Up to 20% of time for travel
  • Knowledge of IEEE Standards and National Electrical Code required
  • Must be team orientated and be able to work effectively in diverse work groups
  • Must possess the ability to effectively interact with various departments to maintain open lines of communication
  • Must clearly and concisely communicate technical and non-technical information and concepts with customers and various levels of management in both formal and informal settings.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Knowledge of spreadsheets and database analysis tools.
  • Licensed as a professional engineer in the state of California or equivalent professional certification.  Preferred
 
 
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Job Ref: 9068
San Diego, USA
ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENG ONSHORE
Permanent

Technical Project Manager

TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Beaumont, Texas, USA.  
 
Industry Sector: Oil &Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Technical Project Manager will be responsible for the timely and on budget execution of the projects assigned.
  • Planning and controlling, coaching & directing project team members, third party contractors and teams.
  • Will also be responsible for organising the optimal structure to deliver the project on time and on budget ensuring that the project will be integrated and where missing new processes developed into the today operation.
  • Manage complex issues within functional area(s) of expertise, be involved in long-term project planning, and contribute to the overall project strategy to manage Process Safety risks and implement Process Safety processes.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Provide project implementation leadership to manage implementation of dedicated projects within the RRR program on time and on budget, maintaining compliance with US OSHA Process Safety Management (PSM) and zero incident policy with all parties involved.
  • Be a Champion of change to lead the Technical Engineering team and facility personnel to support every aspect of the project.  
  • Manage Baker Risk, PHA, FM Global, Quality, Reliability, Incident and Audit action items as result of the implementing projects.  
  • Implement and maintain RAGAGEP as part of the engineering design for the site.  
  • Manage Capital project bidding, approvals and contractors to help expedite the capital spend, and forecast spend to utilise funds optimally and to stay within the budget.
  • Manage the MOC process to ensure Process Safety Information data is captured (Design basis, P&ID's, PFD's, RV calculations, interlocks, cause and effect, PLC Logic, Electrical one liners, Loop drawings, DCS logic, data historian, system backups and its security, etc.) Ensure all new equipment and projects populate the database and are properly backed up.  
  • Provide PM- preventive maintenance and BOM- bill of material information to upload into SAP PM on all new equipment installation.  
  • Lead significant incident investigations to eliminate root causes and drive efficiency as part of start-up and commissioning.
  • Partner with the Management and Extended team to develop quality improvement projects to assure a quality product is delivered.
  • Be a real team player within the Global Engineering team in working together improving the technical expertise and shared experience.
  • Drive efficiency projects to reduce consumption and improve manpower utilisation.
  • Support Unit operations with engineering support and oversight.
  • Develop an Engineering discipline program to monitor key performance indicators for unit optimisation.
  • Provide Technical training on new Technology and Process Technology to ensure Safe Operations and Efficiency.  
  • This list is not all-inclusive and may include other duties as assigned and necessary for the operation and management of business.
 
 
EXPERIENCE/ QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience which includes 5 years' experience leading a multi-disciplined engineering teams
  • Team player with strong relationship building skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.  
  • Champion of change
  • Self-motivated and results oriented
  • Interpersonal and leadership skills.  
  • Demonstrated ability to analyse and resolve problems.  
  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects.
  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute program strategies.  
  • Established project management skills.
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Job Ref: 9062
Houston, TX
Other
Contract

Instrumentation and Control Commissioning Eng

CONTROL AND INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEER / COMMISSIONING PROCEDURE WRITER required by our Client, an Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract, located in Houston, TX.
 
Duration: 24 months on-going
 
Reporting to Commissioning Lead Engineer
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Responsible to write commissioning procedures linked to commissioning activities related to loop and functional testing
  • Responsible for checking and commenting of pre-commissioning procedures
  • Plan and schedule test and check details
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Ensures that commissioning works are performed to meet Project schedules and that works are planned over safely and in a timely manner.
  • Develops the comprehensive detailed loop checking process for execution phase including resource needs together with commissioning lead engineer
  • Develops the comprehensive detailed operational test process for execution phase including resource needs together with commissioning lead engineer
  • Writes test methods and procedures
  • Defines needed tools in operational tests
  • Plans the schedule for execution phase
  • Attends in internal/external Project commissioning review, schedule, planning and optimization meetings.
  • Communicates frequently with PMT discipline engineers as well as contractor responsibility persons
 
Context and environment
 
The execution of the commissioning of the Ethane Cracker Plant is under the responsibility of the PMT.
The Commissioning of the Ethane Cracker Plant will be done in simultaneous operations within an interfaced environment.
 
Accountabilities
 
  • The commissioning procedure writer is accountable of commissioning procedures and check sheets timely preparation.
  • Accountable of commissioning detail planning and scheduling implementation within planning tool and MC database (ICAPS) tool.  
  • Accountable of commissioning tasks safe planning (HSE) on the field.
 
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
 
  • Bachelor Degree in Ctrl & automation or in Instrumentation engineering
  • Over 10 years' experience of ctrl & autom. or instrumentation commissioning activities. Cracker experience is a benefit.
  • Proven configuration, troubleshooting and instrumentation testing skills
  • Proven experience in areas of Safety Instrumented Function, Safety Integrity Level, Safety Instrumented System, Safety Requirements Specification
  • Proven experience in procedure writing
  • OPERCOM methodology experience is preferred
  • Pro-active and self-driven personality, hands on and computer literate.
  • Capability of building and retaining strong working relationships at all levels.
  • Proven skills for coordination and interface conduction, communication, work organization and team work
  • Fluent English (spoken and written)
 
 
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Job Ref: 9051
Houston, TX
INSTRUMENT DCS ENG COMMISSIONING ONSHORE
Contract

Electrical Commissioning Engineer

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER/COMMISSIONING PROCEDURE WRITER required by our client to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, Texas, USA.  
 
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Responsible to write commissioning procedures linked to commissioning activities related to electrical equipment.
  • Responsible for checking and commenting of pre-commissioning procedures
  • Plan and schedule test and check details
 
Reports to: Commissioning Lead Engineer
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Ensures that commissioning works are performed to meet Project schedules and that works are planned over safely and in a timely manner.
  • Develops the comprehensive detailed electrical testing process for execution phase including resource needs together with commissioning lead engineer
  • Writes test methods and procedures
  • Defines needed tools in motor solo run and electrical functional tests
  • Plans the schedule for execution phase
  • Attends in internal/external Project commissioning review, schedule, planning and optimization meetings.
  • Communicates frequently with PMT discipline engineers as well as contractor responsibility persons
  • The commissioning procedure writer is accountable of commissioning procedures and check sheets timely preparation.
  • He is accountable of commissioning detail planning and scheduling implementation within planning tool and MC database.
  • Accountable of commissioning tasks safe planning (HSE) on the field.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's Degree in electrical engineering or equivalent combination of relevant experience and training.
  • 10+ years' experience in Refining or Petrochemicals construction and upgrade projects in commissioning, start up or in maintenance activities
  • Proven skills with commissioning planning and execution instructions' creation
  • Experience on testing of telecommunication equipment
  • Pro-active and self-driven personality, hands on and computer literate.
  • Capability of building and retaining strong working relationships at all levels.
  • Proven skills for coordination and interface conduction, communication, work organization and team work
  • Fluent English (spoken and written)
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9050
Houston, TX
ELECTRICAL ENG COMMISSIONING ONSHORE
Contract

Mechanical Engineer

MECHANICAL ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, Texas, USA.  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Mechanical Engineer carries out a variety of complex design/drafting assignments.  Investigates and obtains all data required to develop a design.  
  • Works with Engineering to construct 3D models in SolidWorks.  
  • Plays an active role in the development of original designs or adaptations requiring specialized experience.  
  • Infrequent supervision required.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Creates drawings, specifications, etc. of new technology or applications and ensures that assignments meet standards and performance requirements within area of expertise.
  • Provides high level technical interface between customer, engineering and sub-contractors to determine root-cause of problems and to develop effective solutions.  Provides thorough investigation and analysis for project requirements including safety and environmental compliance issues and technical review of equipment, instrumentation and material needs.
  • Anticipates potential problems, and proactively solves complex problems through creative thinking using internal and external resources.
  • Tests and evaluates prototypes and models to determine design limits and needed improvements.  Prepares test reports and closure reports on assignments.
  • Uses the CAD/CAM and database systems and facilities to make layouts, analyze designs, evaluate equipment systems and generate new equipment designs.
  • Creates and prepares documentation, information, communications and engineering specifications and ensures conformance to all policies and procedures related to engineering functions, labour reporting and systems reporting.  Supports proposal efforts when needed.
  • Develops reports, correspondence, procedures, specifications and technical calculations. Prepares technical data and papers for sales personnel, customers and publications using good internal presentation and report writing skills.
  • May organize and lead teams using multi-disciplinary and matrix management techniques.  Assists with the development of new professionals.
  • Obtains patents where appropriate.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering required; preferably in Mechanical Engineering plus 10 - 15 years of relevant experience in a specialized area or product line
  • Master's degree plus 5 -7 years' experience or a PhD with two years of experience will also be accepted
  • Specialist knowledge of related product line or significant knowledge of multiple technologies, products and applications.  Working knowledge of competing and alternative technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply advanced laws, principles, theorems and mathematics in the improvement and development of new technologies.
  • Experience in creating or reviewing production drawings (weldments and machining)
  • Experience with hydraulics, such as HPU's, winches, etc. is a plus
  • Experience in designing mechanical equipment (sheaves, winches, etc.)
  • Proficient in classical analysis methods and in writing equipment specifications
 
Key Skills:
 
  • Strong command of English language; highly proficient in spoken and written English
  • Strong knowledge in SolidWorks and AutoCAD for 3D part and assembly modelling, layout and design and working
  • Some understanding of internal economic factors affecting projects to which assigned (cost, margins, profit impact of decisions)
 
Working knowledge of:
 
  • specific technologies, procedures, products and applications related product line - exposure to other lines plus some knowledge of competitor products
  • SolidWorks for 3D part and assembly modelling, layout and design and working with designers to create 2D drawings from SolidWorks models
  • Knowledge of trends & economic conditions affecting the technical field AutoCAD
 
Demonstrated ability to:
 
  • conceptualize designs and develop unique solutions for complex technical problems that include the design of new systems or development of solutions having few or no precedents
  • apply advanced laws, principles, theorems and mathematics in the improvement and development of new technologies
  • create functional & cost-effective designs that meet specification requirements with supervision
 
 
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Job Ref: 9025
Houston, TX
MECHANICAL PCKGS ENG DESIGN OFFSHORE
Permanent

PDMS Designers

PDMS DESIGNER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, Texas, USA.  
 
Industry Sector: Oil and Gas  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Designer carries out a variety of moderately complex to complex design and drafting assignments, investigates and obtains all data required to develop a design and works with Engineering to construct 3D models in SolidWorks.  
  • The Designer will also participate in the development of original designs or adaptations requiring specialized experience.  
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Prepares moderately complex preliminary sketches and/or schematic diagrams from layouts, mark-up prints and other reference materials; Confers with engineers and other subject matter experts to interpret design concepts, determine nature and to determine the type of required detailed working drawings.  
  • Prepares detail drawings and determines the most appropriate views, detail drawings and supplementary information needed to complete assignments; Draws various views including complex plan and elevations, sections and details of part / structures with complete dimensional data for engineering, manufacturing, fabrication or assembly purposes.  
  • Reviews own work and typically reviews work of less experienced drafting team members to ensure comprehensive dimensional data for engineering or fabrication purposes; Reviews for accuracy, completeness, and conformance to drafting, applicable design, component weights and system standards.  
  • Prepares and processes Engineering Change Notices according to procedures; Modifies existing drawings and modifies required system documentation.
  • Creates final sales or sequence drawings as directed.
  • Calculates dimensional tolerance requirements to ensure proper assembly fit according to design requirements defined by Engineers; Prepares CAD assembly drawings to verify adequate assembly fit and function.  
  • Works with Engineering to construct 3D parts and assemblies in SolidWorks.  
  • Performs administrative and related responsibilities as assigned such as transferring drawings from computer to hardcopy.  
  • Assists with special projects as assigned by Supervisor and prepares time estimates for review before assigned work is initiated; Compiles and analyses data, compute quantities, determine materials needed, and prepares cost estimates.  
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • High school (or equivalent GED) or graduate of technical trade school (Associates Degree) or equivalent experience in mechanical drafting preferred.
  • Minimum of five years progressive experience in a CAD drafting environment and at least two years internal or similar product or industry experience.
  • Experience working with configuration management software is a plus
 
Experience in constructing the following:
 
  • Mechanical drawings for large plate weldments or machinery, requiring second operation machining
  • Mechanical drawings for the machining of large forgings and casting
  • Drawings of hydraulic schematics for various hydraulic systems is a plus
  • Assembly, fabrication and machining drawings, to include geometric tolerancing
  • Layout using AutoCAD or SolidWorks with minimal engineering instruction
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills with good vocabulary and grammar for the communication (in English) of technical and other information.  
  • Proficient is using both AutoCAD and SolidWorks
  • Proficient with constructing a layout using AutoCAD or SolidWorks with minimal engineering instruction
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Job Ref: 9024
Houston, TX
CAD DESIGNERS PIPING OFFSHORE
Permanent

E&I Designer

E&I DESIGNER required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located Houston, Texas, USA.  
 
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil &Gas  
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Function as an Electrical, Instrument, & Controls design lead on capital projects.
  • Designing Electrical, Instrumentation, and Control systems required for project implementation as described in the scope of work.
  • Providing design support to the Electrical, Instrumentation, and Control system construction group throughout the life of the project.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Minimum of 10 years of industry experience preferred
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Associate Degree from a Technical Institution preferred.
  • AutoCAD, PDMS, SPI (Intools), Microsoft Office experience preferred
  • Field experience required
  • Experience in offshore oil & gas, onshore gas processing, hydrocarbon storage and transportation, chemical manufacturing or refining industry required
  • Small/Medium/Large project lead experience required
  • Ability to utilize conventional drafting tools and CAD software to execute drafting requirements
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawing
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Job Ref: 9013
Houston, TX
Other
Contract

Country Manager

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/COUNTRY MANAGER required by our client to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in London, UK.
 
 
Industry:  Oil and GAS  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
We are looking for an experienced manager to manage the day-to-day operations and development of our UK branch. Our future team member must be ready to build further and adapt the Company's model to the UK, provide inspired leadership, establish a great working relationship with the board and set a course for company strategy. The right candidate must have a great understanding of the soil trading market in the UK. Ideally, with a background in “muck away” haulage, earthworks or soil management.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES
 
 
  • Will accelerate and consolidate the development of the UK entity. To do so, in a first hands-on phase, you will oversee the:

Commercial development
 
  • Follow and develop our client portfolio,
  • Build partnerships with other organisations
 
Operations
 
  • Organise day-to-day operation of the company
 
Financial and legal supervision
 
  • Assure the company's fiscal activity, including budgeting, reporting, and auditing
  • Assure all legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitor compliance with laws and regulations
 
Marketing
 
  • Develop the image of the brand (contests, communication…)
 
Market monitoring
 
  • Attend conferences, meetings, industry events…
 
Strategic development
 
  • Identify and address problems and opportunities
  • Work with the executive board to determine values and mission, and plan for short and long-term goals
 
Team management
 
  • Create an environment that promotes great performance and positive morale
  • Work closely with the human resource department to ensure great hiring
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Degree in a relevant discipline or MBA
  • 5 to 10 years' experience in the haulage industry or soil or construction
  • Proven leadership
  • Autonomy, proactivity and capability to handle uncertainty
  • Proven negotiation skills
  • Ability to understand new issues quickly and make wise decisions
  • Ability to work under pressure, plan personal workload effectively
 
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Job Ref: 9010
London, UK
Other
Permanent

Smartplant Administrator/Designer

   
SMART PLANT ADMINISTRATOR / DESIGNER required by our client to be hired on a permanent basis. Located in Baltimore, Maryland
   
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil and Gas  
   
POSITION SCOPE  
   
The SmartPlant P&ID (SPPID) Administrator / Designer will be responsible for the development, maintenance and support of SmartPlant P&ID. This role requires a global perspective and may include global/cross-office responsibility in the functional level of expertise. The SmartPlant P&ID Administrator will participate in the development of P&ID's, system requirements, specifications, system designs and ensuring that quality support is provided for SmartPlant P&ID. This person will perform their own work in addition to providing assistance and training to others.    
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
   
Install the SmartPlant P&ID software and all related software updates/patches    
Aid with technical requirements gathering, client meetings and implementing new SmartPlant P&ID (SPPID) build    
Maintain the SPPID reference database for projects including transfers, reports, MTO downloads, data integrity, including the customization of reports as per project requirements    
Trouble-shoot and solve P&ID problems to ensure project integrity  
Develop detailed project work instructions for users SPPID Administration including creating symbology, filters, reports, system maintenance    
Produce setup documentation detailing the SPPID setup    
Produce SPPID operation manual    
Follow department and client drafting methods and standards    
Create auditing requirements and checking for quality assurance of the design effort    
Maintain and verify daily backup routines    
Help develop automation enhancements    
Design accurate system drawings, in a given time period, adjusting to project requirements    
Development of corporate P&ID templates, Lead Sheets, and Specifications    
Drafting and development of project P&ID's, PFD's    
Prepare database for client turnover    
Provide SmartPlant P&ID user training    
   
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
   
Hexagon (Intergraph) Certified SmartPlant P&ID Designer/System Administrator is preferred    
Minimum of 3 years' experience in the use, administration, and support of SPPID    
3-5 years' experience in providing engineering design application support in the LNG, Oil and Gas, Petrochemical Industry    
Experience with SmartPlant Electrical, SmartPlant Instrumentation or SmartPlant Foundation an asset.    
Good knowledge and concept of drafting standards used in engineering industry    
Piping design experience with plot plan development, piping layouts, and 3D design will be considered an asset    
Strong aptitude for project planning and implementation of new design software    
CAD proficient in AutoCAD, and MicroStation    
Knowledge of Oracle and MSSQL queries will be considered as an asset    
Strong verbal and written communication skills is a must have to effectively work with the engineering disciplines    
Has attended Intergraph Certified SPIID Administration and User Training Courses    
Has the ability to effectively conduct training sessions to new users    
Ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team including process, mechanical, civil-structural, electrical, instrumentation, and CAD support  
   
   
 
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Job Ref: 9003
Baltimore, Maryland
ADMINISTRATION ONSHORE
Permanent

Process Engineer

PROCESS ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Baltimore, Maryland  
   
   
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil and Gas  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Process Engineering, intermediate level candidate, will support various team members and client during all aspects of the projects.
  • Responsibilities will involve using standard process design and process simulation tools for facilities modifications, additions, etc. and to technically determine solutions in sufficient detail to determine cost, verify operability, HSSE compliance and provide equipment and material specifications to the other engineering disciplines.
  • Candidates must be self-driven, demonstrate the ability to multi-task and work effectively under pressure in order to meet project deadlines is essential.  
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • Interface with the client to develop a project scope including working at site to gather relevant information.  
  • Provide process design support for a variety of EPC projects.  
  • Performing process computer simulations including heat & mass balance calculations, preparation of process flow diagrams and P&ID's to establish fluid flow circuits and required process controls, scope definition and front-end studies.  
  • Performing various process design calculations including line sizing, hydraulics, equipment sizing, PSV sizing & flare system hydraulics.  
  • Provide input to instrumentation and control data sheets, line designations tables, material selections, equipment list for cost estimation, plot plan process inputs, plant classification, hazardous area classifications, constructability reviews, maintainability & operability reviews.  
  • Ensure that acceptable HSSE standards are met during project execution.  
  • Coordinates the process work plan within overall sequence of engineering execution.  
  • Communicate process information including equipment and material specifications to mechanical, instrumentation, electrical, civil/structural and piping departments for detailed design.  
  • Continually monitors schedule and looks for opportunities to improve schedule.  
  • Ensures that deliverables from other disciplines have been received prior to starting work that requires those deliverables.  
  • Ensures commitment of the project to safety in design.  
  • Monitors process “recycle” on project and promptly takes corrective action to eliminate internally caused recycle.  
  • Ensures that all design documents and deliverables produced by process are:  
  • Meeting all governing codes, standards, regulations, procedures and practices; subject to quality assurance before release to other disciplines; and reviewed by other disciplines affected by process deliverables.  
  • Ensures that process correctly reviews and comments on other discipline design documents and deliverables, which affect quality and timeliness of process work.  
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Chemical engineering degree (B.Eng.) from a recognized university.  
  • 5-10 years process design experience in Oil & Gas industry.  
  • EPC company experience required.  
  • Operating and /or site experience is preferred.  
  • Skilled in computer process simulations, process conceptual design, detailed engineering.  
  • Skilled with standard computer process simulation tool set (HySys, Pro II, Aspen Plus, HTRI) including Excel and Word.  
  • Solid working knowledge of codes, standards and practices including ASME, API, ANSI, NFPA, NACE and ASTM.  
  • HAZOP facilitation experience an asset.  
  • Demonstrated leadership skills.
 
 
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Job Ref: 9002
Baltimore, Maryland
PROCESS ENGINEERING DESIGN ONSHORE
Permanent

Project Engineer

PROJECT ENGINEER required by our client on a permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.    
     
Industry Sector: Oil and Gas  
   
POSITION SCOPE     
     
The Project manager will be responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, executive, control and completion of projects, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization and clients. The Project Manager will be in charge of schedules, budgets, resources and deliverables for project. Monitors teams to make sure goals and objectives are being kept.      
     
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
     
Identify and establish relationships with strategically important clients    
Coordinate completion of ongoing services and also identify and develop opportunities to grow work scope      
Lead the development of proposals for new scope of work and change orders to address scope growth in existing projects      
Development and implementation of Project Management systems that will become a part of the International offering to clients    
     
Hands-on" involvement in management of strategically important projects, including:    
     
Drive project ownership and accountability through seamless progression of project execution responsibilities including project plan estimate and schedule development gate approval, detail engineering, contracting/procurement, field execution mechanical completion, facility start up, operation turn over, and project close outs      
Full oversight and management of projects with a focus on safety, design quality, budget, schedule, and change management process compliance      
Compliance to all client specs as part of project development and detailed engineering activities      
Contractor management and performance oversight to ensure scope expectations are achieved (Engineering / Construction)      
Full compliance to capital projects work processes and procedures      
Execution alignment with project development and project controls groups      
Interface between project group and business units to support progression and completion of business team related project deliverables      
Regular project updates to support monthly / quarterly project stewardship reports      
Driving quality of execution deliverables in all project development / execution stages per client quality process      
Overall development and ownership of field quality execution plan to support construction activities      
     
     
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
     
15+ years of experience in related role      
Strong project management experience, preferably in the petrochemical, refining and oil / gas sector      
Previous EPC/EPCM experience is required      
Multi-discipline experience: knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines (process, civil/structural, instrumentation, electrical, mechanical, piping)      
Working knowledge of planning and control methods      
General understanding of industry and regulatory standards and design criteria      
Proficiency in a variety of standard project management methods and techniques      
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written    
Strong organizational, leadership and teamwork skills    
 
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Job Ref: 9000
Houston, TX
Other
Permanent

Project Manager

PROJECT MANAGER required by our Client, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Silver Spring, Maryland.    
   
Industry Sector: Oil and Gas     
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
  • Planning, scheduling and execution of secured jobs primarily for the instrumentation and monitoring of construction activities on single or multiple jobs. Ensures contractual compliance on scope of work while managing the financial success of the project while simultaneously developing a positive relationship with the client  
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
     
Management    
   
  • Development, Review, and update means and methods of installation procedures  
  • Oversees scheduling, projects and forecast needed resources/evaluate progress.  
  • Acquire equipment and material and monitor stock to timely handle inadequacies.  
  • Manage subcontractors/laborers.  
  • Risks and how to mitigate them.  
  • Works with Operations Manager to recruit and interview potential candidates for employments based on job workload.  
  • Helps to develop the abilities of company employees through on the job training and training recommendations to Operations Manager  
   
Budget:    
   
  • Develop budget at start of project based on Bid Documents/assumptions  
  • Cash Flow/Billings/Change Orders  
  • Re-budget based on job progress, actual expenses/conditions encountered  
  • Identify opportunities of Change Orders, Additional Opportunities/Risks  
   
Technical    
   
  • Project Management Software  
  • Advanced understanding of Geotechnical Instrumentation  
  • Advanced understanding of relational database or data acquisition  
  • Advanced understanding of Quality Control Methods.  
   
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
   
  • B.S. in Civil/Mechanical Engineering Preferred  
  • 5 years' experience preferred  
  • Advanced competence in risk management  
  • Advanced knowledge of construction means and methods  
  • Maintaining industry awareness of discoveries/new techniques.  
  • Advanced communication skills  
   
 
 
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Job Ref: 8987
Silver Spring, Maryland
PROJECT MANAGERS ONSHORE
Permanent

Project Manager

PROJECT MANAGER required by our client, to be hired on a Contract basis, initially located in Houston, Texas, USA, then transferring to the Netherlands
   
Industry Sector: Oil and Gas  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Project Manager ensures that the complete Vessel conversion is delivered on time, within budget, in a safe manor and in accordance with the required quality standards and project specifications.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Modifications, changes of, and additions to, current vessel in accordance with the specifications to accommodate the J-lay system and MJF facilities and its equipment, materials and systems.
  • Report to the Project Director for all project issues.
  • Manage, leads and will be overall responsible for the “Vessel” upgrade/conversion.
  • Creating and managing the baseline budget (Managing changes to the budget, forecasting, controlling budget shifts).
  • Creating and managing baseline schedule (resource allocation, re-scheduling, identifying/managing critical path, managing progress, forecasting).
  • Project Execution: Providing input to the Project Execution Plan for the responsible and ensuring execution of the SOW in accordance with the Project Execution Plan and relevant Project Execution Procedures.
  • In consultation with the PEM, CM and DE's, outlining project deliverables required to execute the SOW and which are to form part of the project Master Document Register.
  • Managing the progress of the vendors and subcontractors
  • Establishes maintains a close and productive relationship
  • Initiate and leading timely progress meetings
  • Manage/authorizing of changes through the MOC procedure
  • Identify, communicate and resolve issues as they relate to and its execution
  • Managing project team  
  • In conjunction with the PD staffing the project team
  • Facilitate communication between Project Team members and other stakeholders
  • Initiate and lead weekly project status meeting, identify actions and ensures close out of actions
  • Responsible for overall team and team members performance (hiring/firing)
  • Allocation of work within project team
  • In conjunction with Project Director develops man power requirements for the scope of work
  • Managing overall project execution
  • Provide weekly progress reports and monthly project status reports
  • Provide input to, and participate in, monthly project status report meetings with executive management
  • Report and escalate any potential issues that could impact the project scope of work, budget, schedule and overall performance as a whole
  • Liaises with Project Manager Mission Equipment and the Project Engineering Manager
  • Identify, resolve and, where required, escalate issues between the “vessel” and “mission equipment” SOW.
  • Ensure cross functional (team) communication and cooperation
  • Agree, communicate and record on responsibilities of interfacing SOW and/or activities
  • Responsible for managing changes in the scope of work through adhering to the MOC procedure
  • Identifying and mitigating project of Risks and identifying and developing plans to materialize on project opportunities by maintaining a project “PROM”
  • Identifying project KPI's and based on KPI's identifying areas of improvement
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Job Ref: 8977
Texas & Netherlands
PROJECT MANAGERS ONSHORE
Contract

Construction Manager

CONSTRUCTION MANAGER required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in USA, Texas, Houston.  
 
 
Duration: 12 Months  
 
 
Industry Sector: Oil and Gas
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The “Construction Manager” ensures that the construction activities of the project are delivered on time, and within the construction budget, in a safe manor and in accordance with the required quality standards and project specifications.
 
 
Reports to: Reports to the Project Director for all project issues
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • All construction/fabrication activities related to Mission Equipment and systems, all modifications/changes to the vessel to accommodate the mission equipment and systems and the installation activities of the mission equipment onto the vessel.
  • In conjunction with the PM's and PD, creating baseline construction/Installation Budget  
  • Responsibility and authority of construction budget (Managing changes to the budget, forecasting, controlling budget shifts,)
  • In conjunction with the PM's and PD establish construction/Installation base-line schedule and managing changes to schedule (resource allocation, re-scheduling, identifying/managing critical path, managing progress, forecasting)
  • In conjunction with the PM's initiating contractibility review and identifying and implementing subsequent improvements
  • Responsible for the execution of the construction/installation phase in accordance with Project Execution Plan and Project Execution Procedures
  • Managing the construction/installation progress of the vendors and subcontractors
  • Responsible for enforcing HSES policies and procedures and general safety awareness during the construction/installation phase
  • Establishes maintains a close and productive relationship with shipyard and associated subcontractors
  • Initiate and leading timely construction meetings
  • Identifying changes against the baseline and obtaining approvals through initiating the MOC procedure
  • Identify, communicate and resolve issues as they relate to the project and its construction/installation execution
  • Managing (construction) site team  
  • In conjunction with the PM's and PD staffing the project team
  • Facilitate communication between site team and other stakeholders
  • Initiate safety meetings (toolbox meeting/safety stand-downs) and any related activities
  • Initiate and lead weekly construction/installation meeting, identify actions and ensures close out of actions as they relate to the construction/installation phase
  • Responsible for overall site team and team members performance (hiring/firing)
  • Allocation of work within project team
  • In conjunction with the PM's develops man power requirements for the scope of work
  • Provide weekly construction/installation progress reports and monthly status reports
  • Report and escalate any potential issues that could impact the construction/installation scope of work, budget, schedule and performance as a whole
  • Liaises with the PM's to:  
Identify, resolve and, where required, escalate construction/installation issues  
Identifying and mitigating project Risks and identifying and developing plans to materialize on project opportunities by maintaining a project  
Identifying construction/installation KPI's and based on KPI's identifying areas of improvement  
With assistance of the document controller, manage construction/installation related documentation  
Responsible for implementing and maintaining “Site Query” system and responsible for final signoff of such SQ's
 
 
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Job Ref: 8976
Houston, TX
CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS ONSHORE
Contract

Project Director

PROJECT DIRECTOR required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, initially located in USA, Texas, Houston, then tranferring to the Netherlands  
   
   
Industry Sector: Oil and Gas  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Project Manager (PD) is overall responsible for the complete scope of work and ensures that the complete scope of work is executed in accordance with MDR execution procedures and delivered on time, within budget, in a safe manor and in accordance with the required quality standards and project specifications.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Complete scope of work as it is associated with the approved CAPEX ACE.
  • Report to the Project Sponsor for all project issues
  • Manage, leads and will be overall responsible for the complete SOW and its execution as it related to the ACE  
  • Ensuring project meets or exceeds budgeted financial objectives  
  • Creating and managing the overall baseline budget (Managing changes to the budget, forecasting, controlling budget shifts).
  • Creating and managing overall baseline schedule (resource allocation, re-scheduling, identifying/managing critical path, managing progress, forecasting)
  • Manages project within budget limits
  • Accountable for and final approval of expenditures
  • Accountable for, and final approval of expenses incurred are allowable, reasonable, and allocable to relevant project budget to which they are to be charged
  • Obtaining approvals for budget changes when required
  • Responsible for overall Project Execution and associated execution plan and ensuring the execution is in accordance with the plan and relevant Project Execution Procedures, Quality standards and MDR's policies
  • Reviews high-level deliverables  
  • Ensures engagement of the project team.
  • Final responsibility in resolving issues as they relate to the SOW and its execution and/or escalate such issues which cannot be resolved within the PMT
  • Managing, identifying and controlling changes
  • Identifying, determining and managing risks and opportunities to the project
  • Coordinating and fostering teamwork
  • Managing project team performance  
  • Responsible for formal reporting requirements on project progress
  • Defining criteria for control and management of the project
  • Assisting the direct rapports in the resolution of problems
  • Reviewing rapports on the project from the PM's
  • Ensuring timely decisions to project team
  • Establishing, with the PM, a common approach in resolving major issues that may arise
  • Ensuring a regular dialogue with the project team to promote problem solving, team working and risk sharing
  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel
  • Managing the progress of the vendors and subcontractors  
  • Acting as sole point of contact with the main contractor
  • Ensuring a regular dialogue with contractor to promote problem solving, team working and risk sharing
  • Establishes maintains a close and productive relationship
  • Initiate and leading timely progress meetings
  • Final authorization of SOW changes through the MOC procedure
 
Project team    
 
  • Responsible for staffing the project team
  • Facilitate communication between Project Team members and other stakeholders
  • Initiate and lead weekly project status meeting, identify actions and ensures close out of actions
  • Responsible for overall team and team members performance (hiring/firing)
  • Allocation of work within project team
  • In conjunction with Project Director develops man power requirements for the scope of work
  • Managing overall project execution  
  • Provide weekly progress reports and monthly project status reports
  • Delegation of responsibilities for managing various scope of works
  • Final responsibility for Identifying and mitigating of project Risks and opportunities and developing plans to mitigate such risks
  • Identifying project KPI's and based on KPI's identifying areas of improvement
 
 
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Job Ref: 8975
Texas & Netherlands
Other
Contract

Tender Manager

TENDERING MANAGER required by our client to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Nigeria.  
   
 
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil & Gas
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Establish, monitor and negotiate technical, commercial and financial offers in response to the calls for tenders from clients
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
   
Organize and coordinate the preparation of technical and commercial offers  
 
  • Analyse bidding documents,
  • Participate in the response strategy with the General Manager (partnerships, outsourcing)
  • Coordination of tender preparation process, specifically ensuring that necessary advice is received in connection with tax, insurance, contractual, legal and treasury
  • Suggest any variants or technical alternatives
  • Ensure commercial operational excellence is implemented
  • Participate in site visits and meetings with Clients
  • Encrypt the projects concerned by the Invitations to Tender with establishments cost sheets and with evaluation of technical and financial risks
  • Prepare and present each file of Offers to the Management of the Company
 
Monitor technical and commercial negotiations  
 
  • Participate in all technical-commercial negotiations until the signing of the contract in close coordination with the General Managers
  • Establish tender modification files following requests for clarification from Clients
  • In case of success and award of the Contract to the Company, ensure the transfer to the Project team of all tender documents (including revisions)
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
   
Basic skills  
 
  • Multidisciplinary technical knowledge
  • Knowledge and control of projects in an Engineering or Construction Company in the industrial field
  • Mastery of the management modules of a project (expression of needs, planning, specifications ...)
  • Knowledge and control of statistical tools and cost estimation methods
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Ability to lead a multidisciplinary team
  • Technical analysis capacity (incl. proposal of variants)
  • Ability to organize and follow the planning of an Offer
  • Ability to argue and convince
 
Behaviour  
 
  • Sense of listening and team animation
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Autonomy
  • Availability
  • Adaptability
 
Qualifications  
   
Academic qualifications or equivalent  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering Preferably Electrical or Mechanical
 
Experience  
 
  • Minimum of 12 years' experience in a similar industry field (estimation-related).
 
 
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Job Ref: 8967
Lagos, Nigeria
Other
Permanent

Technical Manager

TECHNICAL MANAGER required by our client to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Nigeria.  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • To take full responsibility and accountability for the overall Projects technical function and personnel, whilst implementing and approving corporate governance and procedures, and maintaining best practices, policies and procedures.
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
Project Related Competencies:  
 
  • Provides technical direction for the development, design, and systems integration for client engagement from definition phase through implementation.
  • Applies significant knowledge of fabrication trends and developments to improve service to our clients.
  • Reviews work of development team.
  • Easily recognizes system deficiencies and implements effective solutions.
 
Technical Effort Management
 
  • Is responsible for managing technical risks throughout the projects.
  • Communicates and enforces Coding standards and Projects specifications.
  • Performs Code & Specifications reviews.
  • Manages technical resources within budget and project schedule.
  • Implement tools for: planning, document control, site material follow-up, material take off, and physical progress.
  • Manage the quality control team
 
Communication:
 
  • Holds regular status meetings with the Project departments.
  • Keeps Project team well informed of changes within the organization and general corporate news.
  • Delivers engaging, informative, well-organized presentations.
  • Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion.
  • Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
Basic skills
 
  • General knowledge (technical knowledge in mechanical engineering, power, Instrumentation…)
  • Good knowledge of systems for the management of Quality
  • Good knowledge of English language
  • Successful experience in technical management (turn-key projects)
  • Competence in design and engineering software packages
 
Behaviour
 
  • Ability to understand situations (strategic pertinence and anticipation)
  • Dynamic
  • Good communication skills (ability to understand and make himself/herself understood)
  • Strong Leadership and communication skills required Teamwork
  • Client Management
 
Qualifications
 
Academic qualifications or equivalent
 
  • University degree (B.Sc.) in Mechanical Engineering
 
Experience
 
  • Overall relevant work experience in a fabrication unit of minimum 15 years, of which minimum 5 years at a similar managerial position
 
The added advantages
 
  • Mobility
 
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Job Ref: 8966
Lagos, Nigeria
Other
Permanent

Operations & Maintenance Manager

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE BUSINESS UNIT MANAGER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Nigeria.  
   
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil & Gas
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Provide leadership to position the business unit to meet financial and operational objectives.
  • Assist the Managing director in developing and executing a strategic plan to advance the company's mission and objectives and to promote revenue, profitability and meet growth and earnings objectives within the operation and maintenance business in the oil and gas sector
  • Has responsibility for marketing, business development, proposal development, contract management and project management.
  • Overseas operations to insure production efficiency, quality, service, and cost-effective management of resources.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Oversees the Operations and Maintenance contract started in April 2018 on which the GM O&M is managing around 500 people.
  • Implement the right organisation and KPI to meet the client requirement regarding level of production
  • Ensuring that the Company HSE policy is effectively implemented and that corrective measures are taken in a timely manner.
  • Supervise all the Production Operations.
  • Developing new strategies to increase production with safe and cost-efficient methods. Ensuring that adequate safety norms are used by site personnel
  • Operating the oil and gas fields in a profitable and optimal manner.
  • Building ongoing relationships with key members and functional managers within the organization
  • Assist the Managing director in the formation of business strategies for the Operation and Maintenance business.
  • Comprehend and assess the business unit financial position and update the current profit and loss statement.
  • Prepare analytical tools to allow management to isolate costs that could contribute to decreasing profits.
  • Promote the company through meetings with current and future clients, partners, vendors, participation in industry and channel leadership and events, written publications and other promotional activities that directly benefit the business unit.
  • Build market position by locating, developing, defining, negotiating, and closing business relationships with IOC's and Indigenous companies.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Oil & Gas industry and management experience - ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment.
  • In-depth knowledge of the various oil and gas field procedures and practices.
  • Influential and leadership skills; driving continual improvements and engaging with numerous different business units within an energy company.
  • Knowledge on production, operation and maintenance.
  • Well-developed technical understanding of all phases of an oil & gas producing asset from subsurface to pipelines to processing.
  • Problem solving abilities.
  • Commercial experience dealing with domestic and international supply contracts.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; adept at interaction with variety of contacts, including peers within a multi-disciplinary team, management, vendors and industry partners
  • Academic qualifications or equivalent: Degree in Petroleum Engineering or related Engineering field
  • More than 10 years of professional experience in managing operations and maintenance activities of oil & gas fields.
 
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Job Ref: 8961
Nigeria
Other
Permanent

Operations Director – Power Island

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, Texas in the USA.
 
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil & Gas
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
Responsible for operating the Combined Cycle Power Plant to include growing and operating the plant in a safe, efficient and reliable manner.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Checks that annual quarterly and monthly performance matches the agreed program.
  • Reviews daily operations meet production targets in view of quantity and quality specified. Ensures that the plant is operated and secured to appropriate efficiency standards. Collaborates with other directors to contribute to the overall targets.
  • Introduces and ensures adherence to technical, financial, personnel and administrative policies, procedures and controls. Prepares the annual budget and put controls in place for the expenditure. Prepares regular reports on operational as well as quality, health, safety and environmental performance.
  • Provides ongoing training of staff to form highly qualified teams to undertake the various activities of the Company.
  • Ensures operators are fully trained and competent to start-up and operate the plant. Continuously identifies need for job instruction, retraining and development of operations staff.
  • Maintains the Company as an industry leader in the Lake Charles industrial area and the US LNG industry.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Minimum 15 years of combined cycle power plant experience in operations with at least 2 years of experience in a similar position of responsibility and expertise in an operating LNG liquefaction facility of similar magnitude and design.
  • Broad knowledge of planning, resourcing and services for large energy infrastructure projects.
  • Demonstrated achievement of set performance parameters.
  • Demonstrated Health, Safety and Environmental Awareness
  • Experience leading teams in the development of training programs and manual creation.
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate teams and maximize the value of people.
  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills across multiple employee levels and outside stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of generic Emergency Response management.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 8960
Houston, TX
OPERATIONS PROCESS (PLANT) OFFSHORE
Permanent

Upcoming Opportunties in the United Kingdom

UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES IN THE United Kingdom
 
INDUSTRY SECTORS: Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy, Power, Infrastructure      
       
Mentor has some exciting potential opportunities in the United Kingdom over the next few months and we are keen to hear from experienced Managers and Engineers within the Energy & Infrastructure industries. If you are interested in being considered for any positions arising, please send us your CV – we look forward to hearing from you.  
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Job Ref: 8829
UK
Other
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Upcoming Opportunities in SOUTHEAST ASIA

UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES IN SOUTHEAST ASIA!
INDUSTRY SECTORS: Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy, Power, Infrastructure      
Mentor has some exciting potential opportunities in Southeast Asia  over the next few months and we are keen to hear from experienced Managers and Engineers within the Energy & Infrastructure industries. If you are interested in being considered for any positions arising, please send us your CV.      
We look forward to hearing from you.
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Job Ref: 8826
Southeast Asia
Other
Contract

UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES USA

UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES IN THE USA!    
Mentor has some exciting potential opportunities in the USA over the next few months and we are keen to hear from experienced Managers and Engineers within the Energy & Infrastructure industries. If you are interested in being considered for any positions arising, please send us your CV.  
We look forward to hearing from you.
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Job Ref: 8795
USA
Other
Contract

Opportunities in Europe

UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES IN EUROPE
 
  • Mentor has some exciting potential opportunities in Europe over the next few months and we are keen to hear from experienced Managers and Engineers within the Energy & Infrastructure industries.
  • If you are interested in being considered for any positions arising, please send us your CV - we look forward to hearing from you.
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Job Ref: 8784
Europe
Other
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Director of Maintenance

Director of Maintenance required by our client to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Houston, TX before potentially moving to site location.    
   
 
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Oil & Gas
 
Duration: Permanent  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
The Maintenance Director is responsible for management of the day-to-day maintenance of an export plant. This position will initially be located in Houston, TX and then relocated to site location..  
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • Responsible for directing the planning, scheduling and managing all maintenance activities related to plant facilities (gas turbines, boilers, compressors, HVAC, instrumentation, pumps, piping, process control, etc.)
  • Responsible for directing the technical, design and engineering support for the plant, including authorizing all enhancements to the plant's equipment and facilities
  • Reviews and approves design and future maintenance for engineering and construction project proposals in order to achieve or exceed levels of production, improve maintenance troubleshooting, decrease production interruptions and improve maintenance productivity
  • Directs the activities and approves all actions to maintain and enhance the plant's equipment and facilities including engineering techniques to affect improvements in equipment reliability and corrosion control
  • Ensures that maintenance planning, scheduling, long-term maintenance certification and inspection activities including condition monitoring are occurring as scheduled
  • Coordinates with internal and external engineering in all operational projects and new developments, from conception to completion in line with budgets and on time scheduling
  • Ensures budgets and schedules to meet financial targets are adhered to
  • Ensures that the plant's predictive maintenance program for equipment is maintained and kept up to date
  • Directs development of and approves contracts for maintenance related functions such as painting/coating and arranges the procurement and equipment warranty terms and contracts
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Minimum of ten years combined maintenance and plant engineering experience in LNG terminal and/or petrochemical/gas
  • Minimum of three years maintenance and engineering supervisory experience
  • Experience in LNG liquefaction facilities highly preferred.
  • Implementation or supervision of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Broad knowledge of budgeting, planning, scheduling
  • High level of HSE knowledge;
  • Good personnel management, interpersonal skills, communications & organizational skills are essential
  • Sound knowledge of mechanical engineering processes
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to assist in development of employee training programs and their evaluations
  • Ability to carry out an effective analysis of rotating equipment and its parts
  • Strong knowledge of the various types of equipment in the facility
 
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Job Ref: 8762
Houston, TX
MAINTENANCE ENGINEERS OFFSHORE
Permanent

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