Jobs

See all of Mentor’s current permanent and contract jobs and opportunities.  Our Clients include the world’s top Energy and Infrastructure companies.  If you can’t find the position you are looking for please send your CV as our recruitment and resourcing teams are always interested hearing from you.

 

 

Send us your CV

Filter:

Job Type: Location:

Category:

Electrical Design Engineer

ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER required by our Client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.            
           
     
Duration: PERMANENT    
               
POSITION SCOPE  
   
The Electrical Design Engineer is involved in all aspects of electrical design for solar photo-voltaic,  
battery energy storage, and wind projects both distributed and utility scale generation. The role  
includes a wide variety of diverse assignments such as due diligence, siting, feasibility studies, new  
technology evaluations, project proposal evaluations, conceptual designs, detailed designs, design  
reviews, performance estimates, and cost estimates.  
The position requires working on conceptual and detailed designs, procurement specifications,  
design reviews, review of submittals and RFIs during construction, and providing owner's  
engineering support. The primary focus will be on medium and low voltage power distribution  
systems and electrical infrastructures such as modules, batteries, combiner boxes, inverters,  
transformers, collection systems, switchgears, and SCADA system. Design optimization for cost  
reduction and performance increase is also required. Additionally, you will promote environmental  
stewardship and a health and safety-focused culture within the Engineering group.     
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES              
 
  • Provide technical support to client development, engineering, procurement, construction, and O&M departments for the entire life cycle of a project including development, permitting, construction, and asset management phases
  • Create conceptual design layouts utilizing AutoCAD and Helios 3D Solar Park Planning software
  • Create energy models for solar and energy storage power plants utilizing PVsyst software
  • Design and draft detailed single line diagrams, three-line diagrams, and site layouts for utility interconnection applications, electrical permits, and construction documents
  • Perform detailed electrical designs and calculations including AC and DC cable sizing, voltage drop, overcurrent protection, arc-fault and ground-fault protection, grounding system design, metering, and other design elements
  • Create and review shop drawings and designs for switchgear, transformers, reclosers, and other major electrical equipment
  • Review and interpret design drawings, specifications, and documents related to project design
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional societies
  • Create and maintain a template library of drawings and calculations required for projects at the various stages of development, design, and construction
  • Assist engineering team with validation of BoQ (bill of quantities)
  • Assist engineering team with validating FAC-009 facility rating form against installed equipment ratings and collect all supporting documents
  • Analyze complex engineering problems and offer effective and efficient resolutions in a timely manner while working on several projects at once
  • Assist with maintaining and improving existing guidelines and specificatio
  • Implement industry and company best practices consistent with the central technical direction initiative
  • Participate in project meetings and conference calls
  • Conduct value-engineering studies of alternative design approaches
  • Provide internal review of interconnection studies and impact to project design
  • Provide support on meeting the requirements of applicable Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) standards and assist during NERC audits as necessary
  • Assist with ProjectWise document controls systems/processes
  • Provide support to operating facilities as needed
  • Additional duties as required
  • Travel: up to 15%
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS            
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Professional Engineering license is preferred, in any state
  • 2 - 4 years of solar electrical design engineering experience
  • Experience working with medium-voltage power systems
  • Solar and wind design experience is preferred
  • Working knowledge of electrical engineering modeling software such as Helios 3D, ETAP, CYME, and WinIGS is a plus
  • Understanding of applicable industry standards and codes including Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE), National Electric Safety Code (NESC), National Electric Code (NEC), and ANSI (American National Standards Institute) 
 
>more
Job Ref: 10020
Houston, Texas
ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENG ONSHORE
Permanent

LNG RFO Advisor

LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS READY FOR OPERATIONS ADVISOR required by our Client a midstream natural gas infrastructure company, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.  
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
Responsible for preparing a fully integrated, resource loaded and leveled Ready for Operations (RFO) schedule. Work with
operating company functional leads to organize all required activities necessary to function during the mobilization period and
ensure launching of an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system for the projects. Prepares progress reports, readiness
dashboards, S-Curves, determine critical paths to ensure RFO plan completion in a timely manner. Performs day-to-day contact
and communication with all departments leads to be able to follow up and track progress against results-based metrics.
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES
 
Execute assigned RFO activities in accordance with the RFO plan.
Plan, schedule, and coordinate detailed activities required for on-time completion of RFO activities.  
Monitor the project schedule and alert team members of critical paths, slippage or potential delays.  
Recognize and report RFO plan problems in a timely manner to effectively resolve them.
Support RFO Manager(s), Engineers, Advisors and Supervisors (Operations, Owner, and E&C Contractor) to clarify issues regarding the RFO activities and milestones
Develop working relationships with Owner, Operations, and E&C contractor personnel to seek out opportunities that will add value to each job completed.  
Create and report tracking metrics to determine the progress of the RFO plan and use lessons learned to continuously improve.  
Support functional leads timely execution of milestones with a continued emphasis towards lead time reduction.  
Monitor RFO activities to identify and resolve schedule impacts and conflicts.  
Ensure that RFO plan priorities and compliance requirements are communicated.  
Observe all regulatory codes, corporate values, (safety and health, environmental, quality and business continuity) plans and procedures as dictated by the information management system (IMS) of the facility.  
Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).  
 
EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION
 
Bachelor's Degree Engineering preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred 5+ Working in the construction and commissioning field.
3+ Performing and planning operational planning and scheduling for a large scale project(s).
Ability to develop fully integrated P6 schedules (Version 16 or higher on a network or stand-alone basis) which are resource loaded and leveled.
Strong coordination, facilitation, and organizational skills, attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
Communicates efficiently in English, able to hold review and update meetings with good verbal and written communication skills, and comfortable with making presentations to field level and management level personnel on multiple issues as part of the RFO effort.
Training on environmental, safety, operations and security procedures. Intermediate
Communicates effectively (verbal and written) with management, co-workers, contractors and field personnel.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret scientific / technical journals, financial reports and legal documents. Intermediate
Understands the interface between Engineering, Construction and Operations to be able to recognize trends that may impact planned Operations work and main project milestones.
Advanced
This position requires the use of many industry specific computer planning applications, most of which can be learned on the job, but the candidate should, at a minimum, be proficient in the use of project for windows,
Outlook, Word and Excel and have an aptitude to learn other programs quickly.
Spanish fluency is a plus.
 
>more
Job Ref: 10019
Houston, Texas
PLANNING ENGINEERS ONSHORE
Permanent

LNG RFO Advisor – Technology

LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS READY FOR OPERATIONS ADVISOR - TECHNOLOGY required by our Client a midstream natural gas infrastructure company, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.     
 
PRIMARY PURPOSE  
 
Oversee the development, implementation, and coordination of business procedures and all enterprise processes, such as the implementation of an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, during the Ready for Operations (RFO) implementation plan to  enhance business efficiency.  
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Oversee the integration of the software into a full enterprise management system.  
Oversee the RFO plan particularly regarding the purchase, implementation, and integration of software; and coordinating these activities with operational requirements.  
Work with IT team to develop technical solutions that are fit-for-purpose and integrate with the applications and systems already available and envisioned.  
Quantify costs for potential solutions and/or savings of business solutions with measurable, relevant  
metrics.
Determine software licensing requirements in accordance with the budget
Suggest innovative solutions to business processes / interactions / integrations / problems that leverage technology to provide performance improvements and better user experiences during RFO implementation plan.  
Investigate and identify business areas of opportunity for efficiency and RFO process improvements.  
Interview and work with key business stakeholders, including Global IT, to analyze, monitor and solve  
problems.  
Effectively communicate complex business scenarios, processes, and strategies to all key stakeholders; prepare recommendations to management for implementing new processes, procedures, and/or solutions.
Gather, organize, and analyze data originating from various sources across the organization. 5% $2022;
Develop and provide training to drive user adoptions and support organizational change as needed across operator companies  
Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties
 
EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION  
 
Bachelor's Degree Business, accounting, finance, economics, engineering, science, IT, or related field  
5+ in Information Technology with specific emphasis on applications development, information management and business process controls  (software architectural design patterns).  
5 Preferred qualifications include LNG project experience, direct experience with RFO implementation plans for a full Enterprise Management System.  
Strong coordination, facilitation, and organizational skills, attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.  
Strong analytical, problem solving, and process management skills.  
Comprehensive knowledge of problem analysis, structured analysis, and design and programming techniques.  
Ability to effectively adapt to and apply rapidly changing technology to business needs. Advanced  
Strong analytical and conceptual skills; ability to create original concepts/theories for a variety of projects.  
Sound judgment, creativity and ingenuity in preparing oral, written and electronic communications  
Ability to translate complex material into language easily understood by targeted audiences  
Ability to multi-task and respond to quickly-shifting priorities Intermediate  
Ability to influence and interact with various levels and personalities within the organization Advanced  
Excellent communication skills; interacts well with subject matter experts, developers, management, and other team members  
Proficiency using Microsoft Office software, Outlook Email, SharePoint, MS Project Advanced  
Training on environmental, safety, operations and security procedures.  
Able to communicate effectively (verbal and written) with management, co-workers, contractors and field personnel.  
Advanced Spanish fluency is a plus.  
Ability to read, analyze and interpret scientific / technical journals, financial reports and legal documents.  
This position requires the use of many industry specific computer applications, most of which can be learned on the job, but the candidate should, at a minimum, be proficient in the use of Outlook, Word and Excel and have an aptitude to learn other programs quickly.  
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate  
 
>more
Job Ref: 10018
Houston, Texas
PLANNING ENGINEERS ONSHORE
Permanent

FPU LQ Package Engineer

FPU LQ PACKAGE ENGINEER assigned to our client on Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a major offshore project in the GoM.  This is a Contract position located in Downtown, Houston, TX.
 
Duration: 3-4 years  
 
Reports to: FPU Topsides Lead
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Lead delivery of Living Quarters, covering all aspects related to detailed engineering, procurement, construction through final commissioning. During FEED phase, review and support engineering delivery on behalf of Topsides and other FPU interfaces.
 
Activities
 
Management:
 
Reports to FPU Topsides Lead
Provide project management and leadership for LQ package of the FPU topsides covering detailed engineering, procurement, construction, integration, commissioning and hand over to field operation team.
Demonstrable HSE leadership in design input, contractor & supplier selection, fabrication facilities and offshore.
Ensuringour Clients HSE commitments are well understood and respected.
Report cost, schedule, progress and technical issues to FPU Topsides Lead
Accountable for project risks and mitigation plans for LQ package, ensuring top risks to cost or schedule are well understood by the FPU Topsides Lead and shared with the wider project team.
Define, monitor and manage work tasks with external consultants and contractors as required.
Liaise with Verification Agency as required
Lead interface with Regulatory representatives - USCG, BSEE, etc
Ensure implementation of Project 'digital' requirements for the Topsides activities and ensure emphasis on the 'digital' aspect (e.g. encourage electronic format / signature, compatibility with Quantum …)
 
Technical:
 
During the FEED phase, support Engineering in completing specific FEED design deliverables through regular interaction and timely review of documents. Support Engineering Manager in closure of outstanding queries or other client input to FEED engineering deliverables.
During Detailed Engineering and Execution phases, lead detailed engineering execution for LQ and other key buildings by timely review / validation of documentation issued by ENGINEER (technical documentation / queries / derogation requests), confirmation of compliance with Project Specifications and Procedures, General Specifications, international norms & standards with the objective to ensure respect of schedule, costs, quality and safety. Raise necessary comments and highlight unsafe design, deviations, unacceptable / unjustified design choices, constructability issues.
Liaise with Field Operations to ensure alignment on design, specifications, fabrication and fit out.
Accountable for managing procurement activities for LQ components and outfitting together with ENGINEER including
technical and functional specifications, bid evaluation, clarifications and award, surveillance of supplier progress, quality, deliverables and production, FAT and as-built vendor documentation.
Follow up on CONTRACTOR compliance on preservation and/or maintenance at the fabrication yard.
Support all activities related to compliance with regulatory requirements (CFR) in particular with BSEE and USCG.
Ensure all the appropriate technical documentation of LQ and other buildings is validated, maintained, as-built and handed over to Field Operations.
Throughout all project phases, review engineering work for LQ package in detail for complex issues which may jeopardize the cost or schedule of the Project.
Participate in meetings with FPU contractors (weekly progress meeting, monthly status meetings, technical meetings…).
Participate in relevant SID reviews - HAZOP, HAZID, ALARP, QRA, etc
Ensure that LQ package construction activities are performed in line with engineering documents and project specifications with proper quality surveillance.
Support pre-commissioning and commissioning activities to achieve COI and other regulatory requirements to be ready for habitation prior to sail away from fabrication yard.
Accountable for any package specific carry over work at the final preparation yard and/or offshore.
 
Interfaces
 
Ensure that package specific technical interfaces are properly defined in due time and properly interpreted / implemented by ENGINEER.
Ensure identification and resolution of detailed interface issues, in conjunction with managers / senior discipline engineers, in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
 
HSSE
 
Ensure that all activities are performed in compliance with a high regard to Health, Safety, Security and Environmental requirements
Ensure that HSSE issues are correctly handled within FPU technical documentation for Topsides systems.
Ensure that an adequate risk management process is visible and implemented.
 
Quality
 
Ensure that all package specific work activities are performed in compliance with a high regard to Quality Assurance and Control.
Anticipate, organize and with support from the Quality Lead, implement an appropriate QA/QC plan for all procurement and construction activities linked to specific packages.
Participate in project reviews as requested by our Client Referential.
Support necessary audits and reviews and seek assistance or input from Head Quarters where appropriate to ensure that all comments, findings and learnings are addressed.
Continuously seek ways to maximize the value of the project through higher quality, productivity and technical definition.
Participate in 'lessons learned' exercise and provide feedback.
 
Accountabilities
 
Accountable to the FPU Topsides Lead for;
 
Management of LQ package related activities during the Project FEED and execution phases
Safe, on time and within budget delivery of all elements related to the FPU LQ whilst ensuring a high level of quality consistent with a project design life of 25 years
Ensuring that the FPU LQ package work activities are performed in compliance with project technical requirements and regulatory requirements, and that the design / procurement is fit for purpose.
Respecting HSES rules and requirements and for ensuring their application.
 
QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE  
 
Minimum Education: Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Architecture. Advanced engineering qualifications (e.g. master's degree) and internationally recognized professional / chartered engineer status is desired but not required.
Minimum Experience: 15+ years roles in Living Quarters design and construction management positions. A minimum of 5 years in senior/lead engineering roles. Must have relevant/recent USCG/SOLAS knowledge and experience.
 
Required Skills /Certifications:
 
Semi-Submersible Platform/LQ Integration - proficient level of knowledge and experience GOM Regulatory Requirements (USCG, etc) - High level of knowledge Deep water developments - proficient level of experience Safe working practice in fabrication yards and offshore construction projects - proficient level of knowledge and experience  
 
Company rules/procedures - proficient level of knowledge and experience
 
Proficient organizational ability and performance bias
Strong communication skills
Team spirt and capable of working autonomously
Language Requirements: Fluent English required.
 
>more
Job Ref: 9979
Houston, TX
PROJECT ENGINEERS OFFSHORE
Contract

Commercial Lead – Crude Oil

COMMERCIAL LEAD - CRUDE OIL required by our Client, an international Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Downtown Houston, Texas.  
 
Duration: 3-4years
 
POSITION SCOPE
Negotiation of crude oil transportation agreements for the production facility in Deep Water Gulf of Mexico to the market onshore.  
Manage overall control and flow of marketing documentation, agreements and resolution of downstream marketing issues affecting pipelines.  
Support Export & Commercial Lead on designated GOM projects.  
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Assist in drafting and negotiating the LOI and Definitive Agreements.  
Prepare technical and commercial requirements.  
Negotiate with the Midstream Companies and direct collaboration with internal Crude Oil trading division.  
Coordinate the establishment of the contracts / LOI / Definitive Agreements.  
Provide all relevant inputs and tariffs to the project team to develop an economical project.  
Responsible for an efficient and cost effective crude oil export system.  
Negotiate the terms and conditions of the crude oil transportation agreements for all operated and take-in-kind outside operated production by utilizing knowledge of offshore Gulf of Mexico gas pipeline infrastructure.  
Use broad understanding of domestic crude oil markets to assist in the research, evaluation and development of our Clients projects as requested. These include but are not limited to pipeline projects, platform utilization, new leases, new commercial outlets, term sales markets, regulatory developments as well as conducting commercial due diligence on  company leases.  
Act to minimize risk in terms of surety of flow assurance, market optionality, delivery, delivery optionality and other contractual terms and conditions when negotiating transportation and processing contracts, according to our Clients guidelines and objectives.  
Keep abreast of industry developments and attend internal and third party meetings, functions and seminars.  
Responsible for key reporting functions while adhering to strict guidelines and internal procedures of data flow.  
Inform direct report of new market developments and opportunities in an effort to optimize revenues by entering into transportation and processing arrangements.  
Cultivate and maintain excellent business relationships with pipeline companies, and direct end customers to assure  market awareness and develop marketing opportunities.  
The incumbent must ensure compliance with regulations, reference documents and best practices.  
 
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE  
 
Minimum Education: Degree in Engineering, Business, Economics or Petroleum Land Management preferred.  
Minimum Experience: Minimum 10 years of commercial and midstream experience in GOM.  
Experience relevant to the oil and gas industry or negotiation of crude oil transportation contracts, agreements and documents.  
Wide range of experience in upstream and midstream commercial sectors.  
 
Required Skills /Certifications:  
 
Strong contract construction and interpretation skills.  
Must possess excellent planning and organizational skills.  
Excellent interpersonal, communication and writing skills.  
Must exhibit the ability to coordinate/lead a cross functional/multi-disciplinary Team.
Proven ability to achieve results. Certain degree of creative thinking is required.  
 
>more
Job Ref: 9964
Houston, Texas
CONTRACTS ENGINEERS/ADMINISTRATORS OFFSHORE
Contract

Senior Process Engineer

Senior Process Engineer  
Aberdeen (with business travel to Nigeria)  
   
A medium-sized operator with several undeveloped assets in Nigeria is looking for a senior process engineer to oversee the implementation of process engineering activities for their field development work.  
   
Roles and Responsibilities  
 
  • Oversee and evaluate the production facilities such as the gas, oil, and produced water pipelines and associated oil evacuation systems and infrastructure.
  • Work with client's senior personnel to manage project and process engineering teams.
  • Prepare reports to feedback to stakeholders concerning process improvements
  • The senior process engineer will generate project execution plans and designs.
  • Participate in process engineering and construction contractor selection processes and initiate and lead project engineering efforts.  
  • Drive contractor performance to deliver projects on schedule and on budget whilst ensuring contractual commitments are met.
  • Demonstrate and maintain commitment to companies HSE policies and procedures
  • The senior process engineer will assist the commercial function in preparing economic justification for engineering decisions.
  • Interface with operations and construction to ensure process engineering design is operable and constructible. The engineer will also review and approve final drawings and documents.
 
Knowledge and Qualifications  
 
  • Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Twenty or more years of process engineering experience, including managing the execution of upstream or midstream projects; West Africa or comparable developing region experience is preferred.
  • Program or project management of large capital projects is a plus.
  • A high degree of familiarity with and knowledge of the design and construction of production, compression, pumping, treating, processing, and produced water disposal facilities.
  • A basic knowledge of drilling and completions activities is a plus.
  • Ability to prepare and validate preliminary and detailed cost and schedule estimates.
  • Strong organisational, interpersonal, and communication
  • Working knowledge of applicable industry codes and standards as well as environmental and safety regulations.
 
If you are a senior process engineer, or lead process engineer open to new opportunities, please don't hesitate to apply now. The is a long-term contract or staff opportunity with significant opportunity to oversee the growth of an up-and-coming West African development.  
>more
Job Ref: 9962
Aberdeen
Other
Contract

Commercial Lead

COMMERCIAL LEAD - NATURAL GAS required by our Client, an Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.  
 
Duration: 3-4 years
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
Negotiation of natural gas and NGL transportation agreements and onshore natural gas processing agreements for the Clients production facility in Deep Water Gulf of Mexico to the market onshore.
Manage overall control and flow of marketing documentation, agreements and resolution of downstream marketing issues affecting pipelines.
Support Export & Commercial Lead on designated GOM projects.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Assist in drafting and negotiating the LOI and Definitive Agreements.
Prepare technical and commercial requirements.
Negotiate with the Midstream Companies and direct collaboration with internal Gas trading division.
Coordinate the establishment of the contracts / LOI / Definitive Agreements.
Provide all relevant inputs and tariffs to the project team to develop an economical project.
Responsible for an efficient and cost effective gas export system.
Negotiate the terms and conditions of the gas transportation agreements for all operated and take-in-kind outside operated production by utilizing knowledge of offshore Gulf of Mexico gas pipeline infrastructure.
Use broad understanding of domestic natural gas markets and NGL markets to assist in the research, evaluation and development of Total projects as requested. These include but are not limited to pipeline projects, platform utilization, new leases, new commercial outlets, term sales markets, regulatory developments as well as conducting commercial due diligence on company leases.
Act to minimize risk in terms of surety of flow assurance, market optionality, delivery, delivery optionality and other contractual terms and conditions when negotiating transportation and processing contracts, according to Total guidelines and objectives.
Keep abreast of industry developments and attend Total internal and third party meetings, functions and seminars.
Responsible for key reporting functions while adhering to strict Total guidelines and internal procedures of data flow.
Inform direct report of new market developments and opportunities in an effort to optimize revenues by entering into transportation and processing arrangements.
Cultivate and maintain excellent business relationships with pipeline companies, and direct end customers to assure market awareness and develop marketing opportunities.
The incumbent must ensure compliance with regulations, reference documents and best practices.
 
QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE  
 
Minimum Education: Degree in Engineering, Business, Economics or Petroleum Land Management preferred.
Minimum Experience: Minimum 10 years of commercial and midstream experience in GOM.
Experience relevant to the oil and gas industry or negotiation of gas transportation contracts, agreements and documents.
Wide range of experience in upstream and midstream commercial sectors.
 
Required Skills /Certifications:
 
Strong contract construction and interpretation skills.
Must possess excellent planning and organizational skills.
Excellent interpersonal, communication and writing skills.
Must exhibit the ability to coordinate/lead a cross functional/multi-disciplinary Team.
Proven ability to achieve results. Certain degree of creative thinking is required.
 
>more
Job Ref: 9961
Houston, Texas
CONTRACTS ENGINEERS/ADMINISTRATORS OFFSHORE
Contract

Office Coordinator

The role is for an Office Coordinator to work in our Houston office of individuals within a larger team focused management global consulting / recruitment business. The individual must possess high standards in work performance and demonstrate attention to detail and professionalism.
 
Summary of duties current and / or in future:  
 
  • Become conversant with Company's recruitment management systems (RMS) and procedures and then maintain the RMS in terms of contact to be made with Clients and Candidates by means of making contact by email, phone.
  • Format (type) of Resumes in accordance with Company procedures promptly and efficiently for distribution to Company offices worldwide as required.
  • Register new requirement enquiries and create web requirement advertisements in accordance with Company procedures promptly and efficiently.
  • Conduct research for target companies and provide intelligence on market demographics.
  • Serve as a Recruiting Sourcer to help identify new candidates for client needs when needed.
  • Assisting with compliance checks including taking up references on candidates and verifying qualification with awarding bodies as required.
  • Conduct ongoing liaison with clients and candidates in relation to the specific enquiry status, arrange interview, coordinate interview with individual and client as required.
  • Make contact with expatriate, regional and local based consultants as required.
  • Answer phones and screening calls, directing incoming calls to appropriate party promptly and efficiently.
  • Perform a varied range of administrative duties and tasks as directed.
  • Meet and greet visitors, Consultants and Clients.
  • Provide reports to management as directed.
  • File electronic client and consultant contracts and correspondence in accordance with Company procedures.
  • Expediting of Client approvals and proposals and resolution of queries arising as required.
  • Negotiation and conveyance of terms and conditions of approved assignment contracts and purchase orders to potential consultants as required.
  • Issue of consultancy contracts to professional consultants including resolution of queries as required.
  • Administration of ongoing contract commercials and management of renewal / revalidation processes and develop of contract administration processes and procedures as required.
  • Preparation of management reports as required.
  • Calendar management, requiring interaction with internal / external executives and their assistants, as well as clients, to coordinate a variety of meetings (including conference calls and video conference).
  • Set up business development / client meetings.
  • Correspond on behalf of Management (emails, faxes, letters) as required.
  • Provide personal assistance as required.
  • Coordinate processing invoices and bills for payment with management, external accountants and corporate office.
  • Oversee procurement of office supply such as stationery, paper and pantry supplies.
  • Liaise with overseas Company offices as required.
  • Assisting with issuing of company insurance group membership packages to Consultants as directed.
  • Assisting with arrangement of travel to support Travel Manager as directed.
  • Assisting with arrangement of meet & greet, air/sea freight, car hire as directed.
  • Assisting with visa procurement as directed.
>more
Job Ref: 9894
Houston, TX
Other
Permanent

Lead Contract Engineer

LEAD CONTRACT ENGINEER required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.  
   
Duration: 24 months on-going
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
 
  • The job holder will be responsible for all Contract & Procurement activities for Our Client's project. During the initial phase of the project focusing on the FEED activities, he will manage and coordinate:
  • All Contracts, Frame Agreements (MSA) and Insurance related matters
  • Preparation and administration of Contracts and Purchase Orders to support the engineering activities related to the project
  • Confidentiality Agreements with various Parties (Contractors and Service Companies)
  • Contribute to the definition of the contractual strategy for the next project phases
  • Liaison with HQ procurement branch Our Client's (Insurance dept) to ensure application of applicable laws, regulations and procedures in tendering and execution.
  • Support in the optimization of economic performance, quality and time efficiency of the C&P operations conducted for Our Client's project.
  • Liaise and coordinate with Package Contract Engineers to ensure consistency of contract implementation, reporting and application of project procedures
  • Liaise and coordinate with Project Cost Control and Planning Leads
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
   
The Job Holder contributes to the organization of Contracts with Our Client's project  
 
  • Participate in implementing contract and services referential (procedures, templates, forms…)
  • Coordination with Affiliate C&P
  • Ensure the communication with Our Client's Global Procurement and in particular the Category Management network,
  • Assist the Technical and Support entities.
 
The Job Holder manages the sourcing of Goods and Services:  
 
  • Participate actively in the definition and implementation of the contractual Plan,
  • Manage the processes correctly in coordination with Cost Control Lead:
  • Receive purchase requests with a clear scope of work/service from the requesting entities,
  • Develop all documents in accordance with project contractual strategies and procedures
  • Coordinate with package teams:
  • Oversee and provide support for the tendering process for all packages,
  • Support package teams in negotiations with the package contractors,
  • Evaluate Offers along with requesting entities
  • Support administration of contract execution
  • Manage preparation of tender documents, tender process, negotiations and bid evaluations
  • Coordinate approval processes in particular in coordination with relevant Contract Committees
  • Supervise the establishment of contracts, and directly participate to the contract management thereof,
  • Ensure validation of all contract/PO content and process (including Partners approval, if necessary),
  • Participate in the settlement of claims, disputes and/or lawsuits, in relation with the Juridical, Insurance, Finance entities
 
The Job Holder manages the compliance  
 
  • Assist in development, implementation and maintenance of Contracts and Procurement policies, strategies and procedures to ensure compliance with Applicable Law and regulations and Group policies,
  • Ensure that tendering procedures and processes strictly adhere to the compliance and ethical rules defined by the Group,
  • Ensure that Contracts/PO comply with the standards of the Company and the Agreements with the Partner(s)
  • Ensure all activities are aligned with Affiliate C&P normal practice.
  • Ensure the application and respect of the procedures in the tendering process.
  • Ensure contract requirements are aligned with the Project digital implementation philosophy
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
   
Minimum Education: Bachelor/Masters degree, engineering or Business.  
Minimum Experience:  Demonstrated ability to negotiate varied and complex contracts with a wide range of contractors and vendors, with a minimum of 15 years experience in procurement of oil and gas equipment and services. Previous experience in similar role within large scale offshore oil and gas projects.  
   
Required Skills /Certifications:  
 
  • Negotiation skills,
  • Strong experience managing call for tenders (preparation of CFT packages, evaluation of tenders, contractual and commercial negotiation, recommendation to award, etc.)
  • Experience with Ariba / SAP is a benefit.
  • Autonomous, with excellent organizational ability
  • Knowledge of C&P tools
  • Excellent organizational ability and commitment, working well under pressure and meeting deadlines
  • Good team player:  willingness to help, confidence and competence to deliver.
  • Good knowledge and appreciation of critical business support activities (legal, commercial, economics, finance, insurance, tax, JV management …).
  • Job holder must have superior written and oral communication.
  • Flexibility and pro-activeness are requested.
 
Language Requirements:  
 
  • Fluent English required.
>more
Job Ref: 9890
Houston, TX
CONTRACTS ENGINEERS/ADMINISTRATORS OFFSHORE
Contract

Senior Risk Management Coordinator

SENIOR RISK MANAGEMENT COORDINATOR required by our client, an international oil and gas Contractor, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.  
   
Duration: Contract to Perm     
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
A Senior Risk Management Coordinator is responsible for the development, maintenance of the Companies RM systems and procedures for bid activities, project execution and operations & maintenances works. Develop the training and enhancement program for RM system / process to the entire Company organization.  
   
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • Advises the RM Head on bidding / project risks, as well as potential issues and unresolved risks and guidance for development of its mitigation plans
  • Promotes a proactive risk identification and management culture to the entire Company organization.
  • Implements risk management identification process for Projects and Proposals consistent with Our Client's RM system and procedure.
  • Supports and advises projects with compliance of RM procedures and practices for project risk management as well as meeting client requirements, industry good practices,
  • governing regulatory requirements and Company's policies, standard & procedures.
  • Implements bid and project stage reviews to ensure that the RM process is completed to the requirements of Our Client, the project, the client, as well as governing regulatory
  • requirements.
  • Coordinates formal RM Workshops during bid/proposal phase and participate in RM Workshops as organized project management team during project execution phase
  • (EPCI/O&M).
  • Provides bid/proposal support including cost estimates and plans.
  • Supports project management in the selection, assessment of Risk staff/consultants on their projects.
  • Assures monitoring, reporting, investigation, mitigation and appropriate communication of project risks are undertaken in a timely and appropriate manner. Assist project
  • management in risk item close out, as required.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Bachelor degree - Risk / Project Management, or related field.
  • 4-7 years of experience in the development, and implementation of Risk Management programs involving bidding activities, engineering and construction of upstream/offshore oil & gas projects.
>more
Job Ref: 9882
Houston, TX
Other
Contract

Project Manager

PROJECT MANAGER required by our client, an international oil and gas Contractor, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.
 
Duration: Permanent     
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
The Project Manager plans, manages, and coordinates assigned project(s). Manages the detail project execution schedule and financial performance of the project in order to deliver a quality product, on time and at the lowest achievable cost consistent with maintenance of Our Client's supplier base and deference to the company's goal of obtaining repeat business.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Serves as the primary internal contact with management for the Project and coordinates communication between the various functional areas and other Our Client's or partner product areas involved in the project. Ensures that the project status and progress is effectively communicated to the Our Client's Project Team and to the customer.
  • Prepares scope of work and project execution plans. Ensures that the scope of work and project execution plans are effectively communicated to the Our Client's Project Team and to the customer. Monitors compliance with the execution and defined scope of work of the project.
  • Serves as the primary point of contact for the customer after the sale. Builds and maintains trust and positive relationships with customer and other suppliers associated with the project in keeping with the goal of enhancing future business opportunities.
  • Facilitates the technical overview and implements the technical system interface within their scope of the project.
  • Assists with the development of a project schedule meeting the contract requirements. Monitors compliance with the defined project objectives and project management processes to ensure the timely completion of project milestones and final delivery.
  • Assists with the development and communication of the project budget. Approves all project related expenditures as authorized and manages costs to meet budget commitments. Ensures that adequate resources are applied to the project.
  • Defines team member responsibilities and tracks and monitors individual performance, quality of output and the impact of output on project delivery and profitability. Develops and tracks personnel objectives and coordinates the career growth process by recommending training and development opportunities.
  • Ensures that a document control procedure is in place and is followed.
  • Establishes and maintains a documented quality system as a means of ensuring that all elements of the Project conform to contract requirements, specific certificate standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Works to enhance project profitability through improved budget and bid accuracy and drive toward standardized systems, procedures and products as appropriate.
  • Champions standardized processes and procedures to reduce project lead-time and maximize resources.
  • Leads value engineering efforts and design innovation feedback to enhance Our Client's future product desirability.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • BA or BS in Business Administration, Engineering, Procurement, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Must have an understanding of Project Management processes and a thorough knowledge of organizational structure and inter relationships between functions.
  • 8 - 10 years of experience in relevant disciplines with a broad based knowledge of inter relationships plus 4 - 7 years of experience in a capital EPIC project related function with
  • implementation of project management, progress measurement and scheduling techniques and standards.
  • Must possess and ability to communicates effectively within and across functions.
  • MS Office skills with proficiency in spreadsheets, word processing, relational databases, and project management software
>more
Job Ref: 9881
Houston, TX
PROJECT MANAGERS ONSHORE
Permanent

SPS QA/QC

SPS QA/QC LEAD required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.  
 
Duration: 24 Months ongoing  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The job holder is responsible, within the SPS Package, for coordinating the Quality Assurance and Quality Surveillance activities. The job holder ensures that:
  • Project and Package QMS are duly implemented by team members;
  • The EPC Contractor Quality Management System is fully developed, established & maintained in compliance with the EPC Contract, and is in particular in line with Contract QUALITY section;
  • The EPC Contractor is enforcing his contractual commitments; is implementing properly his Contract Quality Plan and Objectives, is safely, properly and timely performing his activities as per Company specifications, design and codes.
  • The job holder will supervise the day to day activities of Contractor and witness the supervisors/inspectors activities during the Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation works carried out by contractor or subcontractors.
  • The job holder shall monitor, instruct, correct and report the working practices of Contractor as necessary. The job holder shall also liaise actively with the Project Quality Manager and Project Quality Control Leader
  • The job holder reports to the Package Manager, highlighting concerns encountered during the performance of his duties.
  • The job holder is also accountable for demonstrating an exemplary behavior with regard to HSE rules & requirements and for implementing HSE rules within his area of responsibility.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
HSSE
 
  • Actively participate within SPS Package and the Project for HSSE performance and compliance including monitoring of activities, the implementation of corrective measures for any related issues and the pro-active promotion and implementation of schemes / activities to improve HSSE culture and results.
  • Ensure that all QQ/QC work of SPS package activities are performed in compliance with a high regard to Health, Safety, Security and Environmental requirements
 
Lead Role
 
  • support and enforce the Project Quality Management System and the SPS Quality Management System. To promote the Project Quality Policy and Objectives.
  • coordinate the Package QA/QC activities. To ensure that Contractor Quality activities are planned and performed in accordance with Project requirements and Criticality Assessment/Surveillance Plan.
  • Supervise SPS Document Controller and insure SPS information life cycle met project requirement
 
Quality Assurance
 
  • Develop and implement the SPS Project Audit Program, and as and when requested for his activities related to the package.
  • Participate or Lead Audit for Our Client's SPS project - and Witness the Quality Audits performed by the Contractor on their Suppliers.
  • Follow-up and tracking of the Correctives Action Requests (CARs) and participate in Contractor investigations of significant Quality failures or other work deficiencies
  • To review and approve the other Quality related documents issued by the Contractors and Suppliers and to raise the necessary comments.
  • Give advice to Contractors', Subcontractors' and Suppliers' on QA / QC activities for whole coherence and adequacy (format, document control and enforcement) to Quality Specifications and usual/satisfactory practices.
  • Review, comment and approve Contractor's QA/QC Documentation/Dossiers for correctness and conformity prior to a structured handover to client.
  • Participate to regular Quality reviews and meetings with Contractor. To review quality KPI'S, improvement efforts, quality issues/failures, NCR trends, etc ...
  • Ensure a progressive review and compilation of As-Built and Final documentation
 
Quality Control
 
  • Define and develop a Package Surveillance program covering Contractors and Suppliers
  • Coordinate the activities of SPS Package Quality surveillance. To monitor the performance of QC activities by Contractors, Suppliers and Vendors.
  • Prepare the Surveillance services orders and to manage the inspection services contract for the package. To valid and sign then the related services time sheets.
  • Monitor the implementation of approved Derogations
  • Review and assess the Contractor Non-Conformance reports (NCRs) and dispositions.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Minimum Education: Secondary and tertiary engineering qualifications (e.g. Bachelor's Degree as a minimum) and hold an internationally recognized professional / chartered engineer status
  • Minimum Experience: 15+ years on Quality role, proven track record in similar positions with minimum of 5 years
  • Required Skills / Certifications:
  • SPS Equipment
  • QA and Surveillance techniques and experience
  • Auditing techniques
  • Engineering, construction & installation techniques
  • Welding painting/coating and NDT techniques
  • Documents Management
  • Project and Team management
  • Language Requirements: Fluent English required
>more
Job Ref: 9870
Houston, TX
(QA) QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGS ONSHORE
Contract

Material and Welding Engineer

MATERIAL AND WELDING ENGINEER required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.        
       
Duration: 24 Months ongoing      
       
       
POSITION SCOPE        
       
Assist the project during all the phases of the project to deliver a cost effective (OPEX/CAPEX) and optimized design of the facilities that meets the requirements of the project in safety, reliability, operability and maintainability for a 25-year design life. Provide Material, Welding and Non-Destructive Examination expertise and ensure consistency of design, execution planning and operational aspects of this discipline for the project package. In addition to the above, provide technical assistance to the UFR team during the FEED phase of the UFR package.      
       
       
 PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES        
 
  • Take Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) lead in ensuring “safe systems of work” and “safe conditions” are in place within area of responsibility
  • Demonstrate visible commitment to HSE by periodically leading/taking part in risk assessments, audits, HSE meetings, emergency drills. Provides support to Safety Management System
  • Ensure Engineering activities are performed in compliance with a high regard to Health, Safety, Security and Environmental requirements
  • Verify the work related to material, welding and NDE discipline within the Engineering Team to ensure that schedule, technical, quality and HSES requirements are met or exceeded for UFR and FPU packages.
  • Provide reporting function towards the Engineering Manager for all work activities within area of responsibility, bring to earliest attention issues which present a significant threat to the FPU and UFR Package and offer mitigating measures / work plans
  • Supervise and Coordinate with ENGINEER all Material, Welding and NDE related activities for the project covering both FEED and Detailed Engineering Phases
  • Participate within the FPU package team to the Fabrication Yards evaluation for all aspects related to Material, Welding and NDE but also covering to some extent QA/QC and procurement activities aspect by attending clarification meetings with the yard and site visits.
  • Work closely with the QA/QC team:
  • Participate in new VENDOR qualification attending audits for all aspects related to his/her discipline
  • Participate in Yard audits
  • Participate in ITP definition and attend some critical hold point during fabrication at VENDOR or at Yard worksites related to Material, Welding and NDE activities
  • Participate in the follow up of ENGINEER procurement activities for the disciplines and subject he/she is in charge of. Review the RFQ dossier to ensure that requirements related to Material, Welding and NDE are complete and in compliance with the project specifications, Class and Regulatory requirements.
  • Participate to constructability analysis of the FPU in coordination with the Fabrication Yard and ENGINEER
  • Provide technical assistance to the FPU team located at the Fabrication Yard(s) (Engineering coordination team, Quality surveillance team and Construction team) related to material, welding and NDE disciplines for bulk material procurement and construction activities of the Yard(s) and its subcontractors.
  • During the execution phase of the project, perform the work as described in this Job description mainly from the project engineering office with some visits to the FPU fabrication yard(s) and vendors fabrication sites.
  • Participate in project meetings and reviews (i.e. design reviews, Interface meetings, HAZIDs / HAZOPs / technical reviews, constructability reviews, workshops)
  • Prepare project documentation (specifications, MEMOs, reports, etc…) when required
  • Review and comment on project documentation from external consultants and engineering contractors and subcontractors
  • Contribute to the technical evaluation of engineering, procurement, fabrication, installation and review/approval of deliverables from the design contractors, subcontractors and vendors
  • Promote cost-saving solutions in the design, clearly identifying potential deviations from Our Client's referential and reporting these to the relevant entity for final decision on whether or not to implement
  • Monitor interfaces related to material and welding with all relevant packages
  • Review and comment on ENGINEERING deliverables, ensuring that they meet project requirements and industry standards
  • Provide prompt response to technical queries, deviation requests and unexpected technical problems from ENGINEER
  • Participate in technical reviews as required
  • Ensure proper reporting, highlighting critical issues to the project management and proposing remedial actions
  • Contribute to improving the project lessons learned
  • Ensure that the FPU and UFR package components are designed in accordance with the Class rules, Regulatory requirements and Project specifications.
  • Provide effective leadership in identification and resolution of external and internal interfaces
  • Ensure identification and resolution of detailed interface issues, in conjunction with managers / senior discipline engineers, in an efficient and cost-effective manner
  • Ensure operations and maintenance requirements are incorporated in the design
  • Provide effective leadership in quality performance
  • Participate in project reviews as required
  • Gather 'lessons learned' and provide feedback to other company entities as required.
  • Ensure that the correct implementation of Digital systems in accordance with the Project's Management of Technical Information Plan and in consultation with the Project Digital Lead
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS        
 
  • Master of Science degree in Material, Welding and NDE
  • 12+ years' experience working for consulting engineers or oil and gas exploration / production companies with a proven track record in similar positions
  • PE registration in Texas (preferred)
  • Specialization: Material, Welding and NDE
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in fabrication Yards
  • Experience in fabrication Yard audits related to Material, Welding and NDE
  • Firsthand knowledge of GOM Deep Water Developments
  • Excellent organizational skills and commitment to meeting deadlines
  • Problem solving skills for complex and integrated processes
  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Conflict management and problem solving skills
  • Analytical, interpretative and / or constructive thinking and evaluative judgment
  • PC skills
 
>more
Job Ref: 9869
Houston, TX
WELDING ENGINEERS OFFSHORE
Contract

FPU Static Equipment Engineer

FPU STATIC EQUIPMENT ENGINEER required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.    
   
Duration: 24 Months ongoing    
   
POSITION SCOPE    
 
Responsibilities: Assist the Our Client's Project team to deliver a cost effective (OPEX/CAPEX) and optimized design of the facilities (UFR, SPS and Topside) that meets the requirements of the project in safety, reliability, operability and maintainability for a 25-year design life.
Provide static equipment (such as pressure vessel, heat exchangers, WHRU) expertise and ensure consistency of design, execution planning and operational aspects of the PVV design on the Our Client's Project.
Manage interfaces between disciplines including SPS and UFR packages as required.
 
Main interfaces:
External - Engineering contractors
Internal (Project) - Field Operations, Package managers (SPS, UFR, FPU), Project Engineers
Internal (Company) - Technical entities from headquarters (DSO/DW, DSO/IP/TEC, DSO/IP/EXP)
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
   
HSSE  
 
Take Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) lead in ensuring “safe systems of work” and “safe conditions” are in place within area of responsibility.
Demonstrate visible commitment to HSE by periodically leading/taking part in risk assessments, audits, HSE meetings, emergency drills. Provides support to Safety Management System.
Ensure Engineering activities are performed in compliance with a high regard to Health, Safety, Security and Environmental requirements
 
Engineering Management  
 
Engage package managers, operations and engineering contractor to ensure clear scopes of work, functional requirements and performance criteria balancing needs of Operations and Maintenance with available project budget.
Guide work within the FPU and SPS Packages to ensure that schedule, technical, quality and HSES requirements are met or exceeded.
Report to the Engineering Manager and FPU Package Manager for all work activities within area of responsibility. Bring to earliest attention of FPU Package Manager issues which present a significant threat to the Package and offer mitigating measures / work plans
 
Technical  
 
Act as Focal Point of Contact for the static equipment including pressure vessels, heat exchangers, and valves for the project, and interface with HQ and Contractors
Coordinate HQ support and prepare potential Our Client's General Specifications derogation on static equipment topics
Participate in project meetings and reviews (i.e. design reviews, Interface meetings, HAZIDs / HAZOPs / technical reviews, constructability reviews, workshops)
Prepare project documentation when required
Review and comment on project documentation from external consultants and engineering contractors and subcontractors
Supervise Contractor and Vendors assistance related to mechanical matters
Highlight technical problem encountered and propose corrective actions
Validate any technical change or modification to the static equipment
Define, follow up and evaluate the engineering studies carried out by Engineer and Procurement Contractor and Construction Contractor
Actively participate in the definition and design of the FPU static equipment
Promote alternatives for piping design to reduce and optimize onshore work and offshore work
Monitor and manage studies related to static equipment during engineering (technical, costs, planning, interfaces, reporting)
Contribute to the technical evaluation of engineering, procurement, construction, installation and review/approval of deliverables from the design contractors
Organize assistance from Our Client's or from external specialists as necessary
Promote cost-saving solutions in the design, clearly identifying potential deviations from Our Client's referential and reporting these to the relevant entity for final decision on whether or not to implement
Monitor the interfaces with all packages in relation to the static equipment
Review and comment on Engineering deliverables, ensuring that they meet project requirements and standards
Contribute to smooth completion before handover to the Operations team
Participate in technical reviews during the engineering, construction, pre-commissioning and commissioning phases
Ensure proper reporting, highlighting critical issues to the project management and proposing remedial actions
Contribute to improving the project lessons learned
 
Interfaces  
 
Provide effective leadership in identification and resolution of Packages (SPS, UFR, FPU) interfaces
Ensure identification and resolution of detailed interface issues, in conjunction with managers / senior discipline engineers, in an efficient and cost effective manner
Ensure interface requirements with the subsea facilities, flowlines and pipelines are incorporated into the design
Ensure operations and maintenance requirements are incorporated in the design
 
Quality  
 
Provide effective leadership in quality performance
Contribute to maximize the NPV of the Project by finding means to increase quality and productivity and/or decrease investments through ensuring the best technical definition of process and utilities facilities
Participate in project reviews as required
Gather 'lessons learned' and provide feedback to other of Our Client's entities as required
 
Digital  
 
Ensure that the correct implementation of Digital systems in accordance with the Project's Management of Technical Information Plan and in consultation with the Project Digital Lead
Support implementation of Quantum by ensuring engineering deliverables have sufficient details and consistency.
Together with equipment leads, operations and maintenance, ensure appropriate specification of sensors (vibration, IOT, wireless, etc.) to meet SoR or other guiding requirements.
Support specification of onshore collaboration center and other remote monitoring and support capabilities.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering (MS preferred)
Minimum Experience: 10+ years experience working for consulting engineers or oil and gas exploration / production companies with a proven track record in similar positions including engineering management
Required Skills / Certifications: PE registration in Texas (preferred)
Working knowledge of ASME BPVC and ASME B31.3/31.4
Working knowledge PDMS and E3D software
Familiar with 3D model viewer software Navisworks
Floating facilities experience
Firsthand knowledge of safe working practices on offshore construction projects
Firsthand knowledge of GOM Deep Water Developments
Excellent organizational skills and commitment to meeting deadlines
Problem solving skills for complex and integrated processes
Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Conflict management and problem solving skills.
Analytical, interpretative and / or constructive thinking and evaluative judgment.
PC skills
Language Requirements: Fluent English required
 
>more
Job Ref: 9867
Houston, TX
MECHANICAL PCKGS ENG DESIGN OFFSHORE
Contract

Subsea Tie-In and Structure Engineer

SUBSEA TIE-IN AND STRUCTURE ENGINEER required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.  
   
Duration: 24 Months ongoing  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
 
  • Support the Package lead To ensure consistency of design, execution planning and operational aspects of the Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System Package within Our Client's Project SPS Package,  
  • Support the interfaces resolution between SPS packages and other packages for the Design and Installation of Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System. Particular focus will be done on jumper systems.
  • Identify and incorporate Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers HPHT system, subsea technology development programs which are required to install, build and operate the development with the support of 20K team, HQ 20T team and Various SMEs.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
   
Technical  
 
  • Support Package Lead for all technical aspects of the Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System Package
  • Act as Focus Point of Contact for Our Client's Project Jumpers Technical Topics within the project, HQ and Contractors
  • During the FEED, participate of the technical discussion for Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System topics, propose answers to any Clarifications to the SPS CONTRACTOR technical representative.
  • Coordinate HQ support and prepare potential Our Client's General Specifications derogation on SPS Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System topics
  • Participate to critical meetings at Project and package level eg design reviews, Interface reviews (especially for installation),  HAZIDs / HAZODs / Safety Logics, constructability reviews, workshops etc.
  • Prepare (as appropriate), review and comment Project documentation and external consultant / contractor project documentation relative to SPS Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System package.
 
Interfaces  
 
  • Propose to Package Lead Technical solution of any interface issue related to Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System Design, Installation and Intervention and insure that SPS Contractor is answering in a timely manner.
 
HSSE  
 
  • Actively participate within SPS Package and the Project for HSSE performance and compliance including monitoring of activities, the implementation of corrective measures for any related issues and the pro-active promotion and implementation of schemes / activities to improve HSSE culture and results.
  • Ensure that all Engineering work of SPS Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System Package work activities are performed in compliance with a high regard to Health, Safety, Security and Environmental requirements
 
Quality  
 
  • Provide effective leadership in Quality performance and compliance for the SPS Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers System package.
  • Actively promote the transfer of knowledge / return of experience to / from Company HQ. Monitor SPS Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers Designs and Execution for appropriate implementation of lessons learned from Corporate feedback
 
Digital  
 
  • Ensure that the correct implementation of Digital systems in accordance with the Project's Management of Technical Information Plan and in consultation with the Project Digital Lead
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Minimum Education: Secondary and tertiary engineering qualifications (e.g. Bachelor's Degree as a minimum) and hold an internationally recognized professional / chartered engineer status
  • Minimum Experience: 15+ years on Subsea System, proven track record in similar positions with minimum of 5 years in senior Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers engineering role
  • Required Skills / Certifications:
  • SPS Manifold, Tie-in and Jumpers Engineering. Fabrication experience as well as Subsea services (including installation). - expert level of knowledge and experience. Experience in Jumper design (Rigid, flexibles, hybrid, …)
  • Safe working practices on construction projects and offshore operation- proficient level of knowledge and experience
  • Deep Water Developments - proficient level of knowledge and experience
  • Excellent organizational ability and commitment to meeting deadlines
  • Strong communication and proficient presentation skills
  • Team worker capable of working autonomously
  • Language Requirements: Fluent English required
>more
Job Ref: 9866
Houston, Texas
SUBSEA SYSTEMS DES (MECH, TREES, MANIFOLDS ETC)
Contract

Project Manager

PROJECT MANAGER required by our Client, an international Construction Company, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Norfolk, Virginia.  
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
The Project Manager (Area 2) will be responsible for the overall project management, supervision, coordination, and successful completion of the project in accordance with client requirements, organizational policies/procedures, contract specifications, and time and cost specifications. This role will demonstrate a complete understanding of the business operation.
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Oversees and consults Area 2's design to build construction phase to refine plans and control costs
Schedule and coordinate construction site processes so that projects meet design specifications
Ensure that area site is completed on time and within budget by preparing cost estimates, work schedule and deadlines.
Establish, maintain and review project plans, requirements and specifications
Forecast revenue and profitability
Manages construction project personnel and other contractor's schedule and duties
Interprets and explains contracts and technical information to staff
Fosters business relationships with Joint Venture Partners, Owners, Business Manager, Architect/Engineers and subcontractors.
Provides written reports to designated project partners, teams and supervisor
Report work progress and budget matters to clients
Collaborate and coordinate with the other construction managers and staff such as architects, engineers, and other specialists
Respond to work delays, emergencies, and other problems
Consult and partner with inspectors to ensure that all regulations are met.
Perform cost estimator duties and knowledge of planning software that tracks progress to complete their projects.
Manage all quality assurance and change control processes.
Enforces all aspects of site safety.
 
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
 
Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction
Minimum of 15 years of experience in project management within a construction or engineering firm, with a heavy concentration on marine bridge/trestles.
Knowledge and experience of specific construction processes including operations and functional performance
Familiarity with Primavera P6 Scheduling or other software packages typically associated with construction and engineering
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
 
Strongly Preferred
 
Professional Engineer License preferred.
Previous experience in the US is a plus
 
Required:
 
Fluent in English with professional proficiency
Commitment to Safety
Highly developed communication, both written and verbal
High level of adaptability and anticipation
Strongly Encouraged:
Strong Organizational Skills
Strong Interpersonal skills with the ability to work well and persuade people at all organization levels
Ability to work under pressure and to perform tasks with minimum supervision
>more
Job Ref: 9840
Norfolk, VA
PROJECT MANAGERS ONSHORE
Permanent

QC Manager

QC MANAGER required by our client, an international Construction Company, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Norfolk, VA.  
 
Duration: Permanent  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
The position of QC Manager is responsible for the Project's Quality Management System - its development, management, implementation, monitoring and continual improvement. The candidate accepts responsibility for its correct execution and completion of the works within the framework of: QHSE Local Regulations and Our Client's Policy, Our Client's Quality Standards, Ethic Chart as defined by Our Client.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
QC Management and Implementation
 
  • Manages the Quality Control Department and activities of a project or its parts
  • Ensures the proper preparation and implementation of the Quality Plan and associated Quality Procedures across the Project scope of work
  • Assesses the compliance of the Quality Plan and QC Procedures through internal audit within the Project
  • Assumes functions as Lead Auditor
  • Implementing an efficient Audit Program and ensuring its monitoring along the Project
  • Integrating Audit Process at the time of Prequalification and surveillance audits to subcontractors and suppliers (Issue Audit report with recommendations as necessary)
  • Key Representative during external audits from certifying body (Afnor), VCGP, Client and other sister projects
  • Ensure the good communication within the Quality Department and the dispatch of important information
  • Maintain professional relationships between the Employer's Representative and the HRCP QC Staff at the site level, ensuring good relations between the two teams
  • Ensure that all relevant inspection and test records are maintained for inclusion in the Quality Record Packages and As-builts
  • May need to recommend stoppage of the works in any event that the quality may potentially affect the final product
  • Management of the non-conformities
  • Identifies, consolidates and reporting of the Project-wide Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for Management Review
  • Maintains good relationship with the Construction Department and ensures that the works are completed in compliance with the latest approved drawings
  • Management and quality assurance from the snagging work, up to the Hand-over Packages (As-built and Quality Record Packages) at each phase of works completion, ensuring full records traceability and availability to the satisfaction of the Client
  • Presentation of critical quality data and statistical analyses (e.g. nonconformity trends, cause and effects analysis, audit findings, design issues, trainings, etc.) as a means of identifying areas for further improvement
  • Technical and performance evaluation of all material/equipment submissions, ensuring compliance to Project specification
  • Conduct in-depth investigation, assessment, reporting and recommendations on project-specific concerns
  • Forecasting and budget cost estimates for the department's organization as well as project testing requirements
  • Plan and conduct project-wide trainings and awareness workshops relating to ISO 9001, the Project QMS and other specialized subjects
  • Development and implementation of Inspection and Test Plans (ITP), from initial trials to full works implementation, Quality Plan, Procedures and WMS
  • Review and approval of work method statements (WMS)
  • Makes sure that his department is working with latest approved document (drawings, WMS, ITP, inspection forms, etc.), and the same approval status is implemented by the construction team and subcontractors
  • Continuously demonstrate by his acts his full involvement in HSE issues, participates in HSE meetings and HSE programs, motivate his personnel and ensures that the works teams follow the Quality, Environment and Safety policies
 
Resources & Management:
 
  • Define his organization chart, identifies and manages staff recruitment, and prepares the necessary documentation for Project Manager approval (prepare job description forms and job requisitions)
  • Manage staff requirements in coordination with the HR department and optimizing the resources in the department through the full life cycle of the project
  • Ensure that personnel allocated to the works are properly trained, qualified and informed through formalized procedures
  • Ensure that the relevant instructions are properly cascaded and implemented
  • Prepare and manage Staff Assessment (minimum once a year) - review past and fix future objectives, evaluates training requirements, recommend promotion for identified personnel
 
(Sub) Contracting Management:
 
  • Technical and functional evaluation of bid submittals from subcontractors and suppliers
  • Review the QHSE Plans and Project Execution procedures of Subcontractors
  • Organize Quality kick-off meetings, trainings and inductions to subcontractors and suppliers to ensure they understand the QAQC processes
  • Conduct and review the performance evaluation of the subcontractors at the completion of their works
 
Main Deliverables:
 
  • Issuance of the Project Quality Plan and its associated procedures
  • Budget for the Quality Department
  • Manpower and material resources for the department
  • Inspection and Test Plans
  • Material Approvals
  • Audit Reports
  • Quality trainings and inductions
  • Quality Reports (investigations, corrective action reports, audit reports, etc)
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Quality Record Package
  • As-built Record Package
  • Hand-over Packages
  • Testing and Commissioning Package (in coordination with the T&C Manager)
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
Required:
 
  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering. Master's degree favoured
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in the construction industry, preferably on large infrastructure projects
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in Quality Control
  • Highly developed communication and leadership skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to manage and lead a team, to properly delegate to a team, and to manage performance and staff planning
  • Fluent in English with professional proficiency
  • Commitment to Safety
 
 
Strongly Encouraged:
 
  • Professional Engineer certificate (P.Eng/P.E./C.Eng) or equivalent
  • Previous experience in Canada or North America is a plus
  • ISO 9001 Lead Auditor training and extensive implementation of its principles is a big advantage
  • Organizational and managerial skills
>more
Job Ref: 9747
Norfolk, VA
(QC) QUALITY CONTROL CERTIFICATION ENGS ONSHORE
Permanent

General Superintendent

GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT required by our client, an international Construction Company, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Norfolk, Virginia.      
       
Duration: Permanent      
       
       
POSITION SCOPE        
       
The General Superintendent is responsible for managing efficiently the construction of dedicated area from initial planning to completion.      
       
       
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES        
 
  • Ensure there is adequate and efficient resource planning (equipment and materials) for the works
  • Ensure that the agreed program of works targets for allocated sites are achieved within the budget allocated
  • Take ownership of the non-conformances ensuing corrective and preventive actions
  • Ensure that the HSE requirements prescribed in the Health and Safety Plan and the Work Method Statements are in place before work starts and for the duration of the works
 
General advice and co-ordination:      
 
  • Co-ordinate with Field Engineers and internal departments including plant, procurement, and sub-contracted designers to ensure that all preparatory activities are being carried out in order to properly plan construction sequencing, staffing and subcontractor coordination.
  • Assist with the preparation of scope of works for the subcontractors as part of the procurement process
  • Co-ordinate with public authorities in relation to site access and traffic management
  • Liaise with the Design Engineers, Methods & Logistics, Plant Quality & HSE Department in the development of the Work Method Statements
 
Management of Staff and Sub-Contractors:      
 
  • Manage the engineers and construction team to focus the efforts and resources where they are most effective
  • Is involved in drawing up task sheets for the team
  • Work in conjunction with the field engineers, the discipline designers in order to prioritise their works to match the requirements of the construction programme for their allocated sites
 
Functional Roles and Duties:      
 
  • Review project execution procedures for the works
  • Responsible for the installation, use and maintenance of work facilities and equipment made available to him
  • Highlight his/her own inspections and/or records his/her observations in the execution and inspection sheets and in the lists of inspection operations
  • Ensure that all the required documents required to carry out the construction are available
  • Destroy or cancel any obsolete document by ensuring that all documents circulated to the teams are the latest revision
  • Regularly check compliance with the protective measures defined by the HSE Engineer and ensure, in particular, regular cleaning of work areas, as well as sorting and removal of waste for treatment, in accordance with the legislation in force
  • Make sure that stocks and supplies on the project are managed, that acceptance inspection is carried out, and that delivered products are stored and preserved
  • Review and approve technical notes for final approval
  • Collect the information needed to prepare the final project execution file
  • Prepare the purchase and supply requisitions, including in them the specifications and/or requirements of the Health/Safety/Environment Plan, if necessary
  • Make sure internal inspections on the Company's own work are carried out, effective and highlighted
 
Main Deliverables:      
 
  • Third party approval authorization/permission documents for the works
  • Minutes of weekly meetings with sub-contracted designers and contractors
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS        
       
Required:      
 
  • Must hold Bachelor of Engineering in Civil
  • 10 years in Management experience on major civil works project
  • Knowledge and experience of specific construction processes including operations and functional performance
  • Familiar with ExCel, Word.
  • Highly developed communication, both written and verbal
  • Fluent in English with professional proficiency
  • Site Production and Management
  • Knowledge and deep Commitment to Safety
  • High level of adaptability and anticipation
 
Strongly Encouraged:      
 
  • Previous experience in the US is a plus
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to perform tasks with minimum supervision
  • Leadership Skills
>more
Job Ref: 9744
Norfolk, Virginia
Other
Permanent

Sales Manager

SALES MANAGER required by our client, an steel fabricator company to be assigned on a contract basis, located in Houston, TX.    
     
Duration: 6-12 months       
     
     
POSITION SCOPE      
     
Having a basic knowledge and understanding of Fabricated Structural steel and with his / her own network of existing contacts in the Projects / Procurement Departments of the Major Oil and Gas and Civil Construction OWNERS and EPC's in the Southeastern region of the U.S.    
     
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES      
 
  • Must be self-motivated and personable and we would use him / her primarily to visit potential Clients to introduce the Company, to inform us about the Vendor Prequalification steps we have to follow for each and ultimately to receive enquiries for structural steel in all sectors that the client can price form for their headquarters in the UAE
  • Build and maintain strong, long-lasting customer relationships as well as enhance collaboration across Our Client's Americas' offices
  • Ensure timely and successful delivery of services according to customer needs and objectives; managing sales support team effectively
  • Be a trusted advisor and expert in market to better service new and existing customers/ suppliers
    1.  
    2.  
    3.  
    4. EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS   
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent
  • Experience in the Hot Rolled Steel Fabrication industry
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence effectively as all levels of an organization
  • Experience in sales.
  • MS office application skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
 
 
 
>more
Job Ref: 9633
Houston, TX
Other
Contract

Renewable Energy 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 onshore and offshore renewable professionals. Particular demand for people with experience in Wind industry. If you are interested in being considered for any positions arising, please send us your CV.    
We look forward to hearing from you.
>more
Job Ref: 9577
USA
Other
Contract

UPCOMING WIND OPPORTUNITIES IN THE 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 Wind industry. If you are interested in being considered for any positions arising, please send us your CV.  
We look forward to hearing from you.
>more
Job Ref: 9293
USA
Other
Contract

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.  
>more
Job Ref: 8829
UK
Other
Contract

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.
>more
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.
>more
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.
>more
Job Ref: 8784
Europe
Other
Contract

Jobs in Oil and Gas, Upstream, Midstream and Downstream

Jobs in Renewables, Offshore Wind, Windfarms, Solar Photovoltaics

Nuclear Jobs

Jobs in Power, Distribution & Transmission

Hydro Jobs

Infrastructure Jobs

Website design by Gravitas London