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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
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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
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Job Ref: 9744
Norfolk, Virginia
Other
Permanent

Hull Construction Manager

 
HULL CONSTRUCTION MANAGER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Korea.
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Provide construction, fabrication and facility installation management expertise and support for the FPSO project as it transitions through the phases of including detailed design, fabrication, installation and hook-up and commissioning.
  • To ensure that the facilities are installed so that they can be operated in a manner that is safe, efficient, environmentally acceptable and cost effective.
  • To ensure the facilities are fabricated, installed, commissioned and fully operational in accordance with the project master schedule to meet the customer's business objectives.
  • To ensure the facilities are supplied in accordance with the drawings and specifications on schedule, within budget, and achieved with zero safety incidents, environmental and ethical incidents.
  • Ensure the project conforms to the customer's approved Basis of Design and all applicable regulatory and code requirements.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Visibly support the client's program and maintain HSE focus within the team to ensure HSE requirements included in design, procurement and installation.  
  • Demonstrate a commitment to protect the health and safety of everyone involved on the projects.
  • Demonstrate respect and care for the environment and systematically manage risks.
  • Establish, maintain and build healthy customer relationships and resolve project issues as required with the customer.
  • Proactively resolve performance, scope and schedule issues with the customer as they arise.
  • Effectively manage assigned budgets within the clients' total scope.  
  • Ensure compliance with WPMP.
  • Ensure compliance with requirements of the contract.
  • Apply effective change control process.
  • Provides constructability input during the engineering and fabrication phase of project.
  • Monitor cost aspects of the project within direct control and forecast final costs, identify trends and take action to avoid cost overruns.
  • Manages facility construction progress while maintaining project schedules, controlling cost, and monitoring quality.
  • Supervises the efforts of the facilities group construction personnel.
  • Ensures the proper staffing levels are maintained with qualified personnel to support the Company's asset development and facility upgrade projects.
  • Manages construction staff project assignments and project priorities.
  • Attends project progress and interface meetings, as needed.
  • Effective communication with the construction team and third parties.
  • Accurate, timely and effective reporting to the Project Manager.
  • Monitor the closure of all identified risks in the risk register and proactively search for other areas in the project which may be a risk in the future.
  • Assist as required the procurement processes throughout the project to ensure goods meet specification, are delivered on time and are within budget.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Previous technical, practical and leadership experience in FPSO construction and proven experience in leading a construction team.
  • Ability to plan and organize activities and effect their implementation on a timely basis, through the various project execution phases in order to support the project's overall cost and schedule objectives.
  • Hull construction experience required.
  • Experience on FPSO construction teams involving the fabrication and installation of FPSO topsides will be of particular interest.
  • Minimum 15 years' experience in offshore oil and gas industry with a focus on complex project execution which includes FPSO construction.
  • Strong and broad technical knowledge across most aspects of oil and gas development.
  • Sound knowledge of project execution processes and tools, including planning, scheduling and estimating.
  • Honest and ethical when dealing with others.
  • Must have strong management and leadership skills and also be capable of easily and productively working in a multi-cultural team environment.
  • Ability to handle problems and difficult situations under pressure circumstances.
  • Dynamic and enthusiastic approach is essential.
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Job Ref: 9741
Korea
CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS OFFSHORE
Contract

Operations Geologist

OPERATIONS GEOSCIENTIST required by our Client, an Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Port of Spain, Trinidad.
 
Duration: 12 months
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
The successful candidate will work in an integrated team providing support for the development drilling operations. The primary responsibilities will involve working with the well delivery team in the execution of detailed well planning/design activities, geological evaluations and reservoir characterization requirements. Responsibilities also include taking a lead role in office and well site subsurface coordination and communication, supervision of geologic contractor staff at the wellsite and monitoring HSSE critical activities to ensure safe delivery of wells. As skills are developed there will be an expectation to provide training to less experienced staff in Operations Geoscience.
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Pre-spud:
 
Provide the interface between well engineering and the subsurface team.
Ensure compliance with our Clients Well Delivery Process Steps
Coordinate compiling pre-spud material including the Well Proposal.
Lead in the establishment and implementation of data security, and communication protocols
Define, with the project team, the operational critical success factors for the wells and engage in scenario and pre-spud planning to achieve them.
Assist with Geohazard Assessment Team to monitor shallow hazards/flow reports and interpretation.
 
Drilling:
 
Manage all geological activities on rig and provide well site geologic support as needed  
Manage mud loggers including mudlogging QC checks/audits, advice on procedures, techniques, and interpretations.
Monitor well progress - assimilate real-time well data, perform geologic and well to seismic correlations and monitor real-time pore pressures in conjunction with the Pore Pressure Team  
Maintain continuous communication with the rig, operations team and project team regarding geologic correlations, mudlogging data, geochemistry, pore pressure, and drilling parameters.  
Provide operation summary at daily morning call with operations team and rig
QC reports and ensure all data is loaded internally  
Summarize activities and distribute Daily and Weekly Summary Reports.
 
Post-well:
 
Collate geological data and ensure it is filed and distributed correctly.
Contribute to and QC final logs (mud, composite, completion, etc.).
Assist in preparation and completion of the End of Well Report.
Participate in the After-Action Review process.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
Technical Competencies
 
The position requires a degree in Geology or Geophysics (BSc., MSc. or PhD.). To be considered, the candidates must have at least 5+ years' experience performing geological operations within a multi-disciplinary team. Experiences / Examples of previous job experience is a requirement
 
Applicant must have demonstrable skills in the core competences of regional evaluation, log evaluation and 2D/3D seismic interpretation (Petrel), managing subsurface uncertainties, and pore pressure prediction.  
 
Candidate must also demonstrate strong technical/analytical skills and a proven ability to integrate complex datasets. The position may require well site work so candidate must be able to pass the Company's Fitness to Work for offshore operations and have a valid T/BOSIET certification.  
 
Additional key behaviors sought include:  
 
Demonstrate active HSSE leadership and commitment to zero incidents.  
Proven ability to positively and creatively impact team culture through an enthusiastic, positive, can-do mindset  
A commitment to help deliver shared and collectively accountable Team goals   
A commitment to authentic, honest, open and transparent communication  
A commitment to behaviors of Speaking Up, passion for outcomes and visible care
A willingness to accept personal responsibility for projects and recommendations
Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
A willingness to proactively connect stakeholders across the business
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9740
Trinidad
GEOPHYSCISTS/GEOLOGISTS ONSHORE
Contract

Submittals QC Engineer

SUBMITTALS QUALITY CONTROL ENGINEER required by our client, an international construction Contractor, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Bristol or Kingsport, TN.
 
Duration: Permanent   
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Responsible for ensuring that quality control processes and procedures meet the joint venture standards at the project site at Our Client's location in TN.
  • Project is expected to last through end of 2020.  
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Office person to work in daily progress submittals for elements installed. Field work required to understand the works, but it will be minimum.
  • An individual experienced in submittal perpetrations. Detailed and organized. Experience in document control is preferred.
  • Capable to keep tasks related to submittal preparation, accuracy completeness on schedule.
  • Responsible to ensure all daily submittals are complete with all the information required before submission to the client.
  • Ensure all quality data is captured in accordance with the approved standards.
  • Ensure all the information is saved electronically on the joint venture server to the appropriate folder with the appropriate file nomenclature.
  • Capable of making independent decisions; whilst being appreciative of department managers and existing protocols.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Associate degree in Civil Engineering or Construction related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of QC experience with an emphasis on heavy civil construction
  • MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Knowledge of the construction process means and methods, and materials, their characteristics, installation procedures and tolerances.
  • Excellent team working and adaptability.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Lift, carry, pull and push at least 40 pounds
  • Converse effectively using both verbal and written communication.
  • Make decisions and assume accountability.
  • Concentrate on tasks.
  • Demonstrate ability to manage stress and emotions as related to the workplace.
  • Identify and resolve conflict.
  • Assess safety and risk.
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Job Ref: 9729
Briston or Kingsport, TN
(QC) QUALITY CONTROL CERTIFICATION ENGS ONSHORE
Permanent

West Regional Manager

WEST REGIONAL MANAGER required by our client, an international construction Contractor, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Denver, CO or Salt Lake City, UT.  
 
Duration: Permanent   
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Provide overall management to insure short- and long-term revenue and margin as per Regional Development Business plan. Position can be based out of either Denver, CO or Salt Lake City, UT.
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Ensures that all of Our Client's and OSHA safety regulations are met and considered in the project acquisition process.
  • Manage the people working within your Region.
  • Lead the regional team in accordance with the strategy in the Regional Business Development Plan.
  • Develop accurate market knowledge for future development strategy.
  • Develop relationships with customer decision maker(s).
  • Support, control and evaluate the business development actions of those in the Region.
  • Annually propose the budget for the Region; specifying margin and revenue.
  • Organize and delegate the incoming inquiries and leads to the Regional commercial department and/or the home office Estimating Department.
  • Manage the strategy for closing of proposals, analyzing risks, and set the selling price. Directly or indirectly involved in the selling strategy and support the Regional team in this process.
  • At times will undertake the role of bid leader for some proposals.
  • Supervises and trains staff assigned to Region.
  • Ensures a smooth and effective contract transfer process to the operation team.
  • Recognizes the importance to be knowledgeable of all of Our Client's policies and ensures that they are adhered to (i.e. safety, quality, drug testing, travel, etc.).
  • Works on Our Client's initiatives as assigned.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
Education & Training:
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related degree
  • OSHA 10-hour training course
 
Experience:
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Project Manager.
  • 5 years (min.) experience with client meetings, screening and evaluating project opportunities, and making presentations about project work.
 
Knowledge and Abilities:
  • Advanced knowledge (Minimum 10 years) of geotechnical engineering and construction techniques.
  • Advanced skill level with client interaction, risk analysis, written and oral presentation, design management, and sales.
  • Advanced skills in relationship and contact creation.
  • Advanced skill in strategic vision in projects acquisition.
  • Advanced knowledge in job costing programs and systems.
  • Advanced knowledge in bidding process and software.
  • Advanced knowledge in contract negotiations and review.
  • Make decisions and assume accountability.
  • Concentrate on tasks.
  • Demonstrate ability to manage stress and emotions as related to the workplace.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Identify and resolve conflict.
  • Assess safety and risk.
  • Expert in team building initiatives.
  • Converse effectively using both verbal and written communication
  • Physical Requirements:
  • Lift, carry, pull and push at least 40 pounds.
  • Travel per the company travel policy, often overnight and away from home.
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Job Ref: 9728
Denver, CO or Salt Lake City, UT
COMMERCIAL MANAGERS ONSHORE
Permanent

Quality Control Technician

QUALITY CONTROL TECHNICIAN required by our client, an international construction Contractor, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Bristol or Kingsport, TN.  
 
Duration: Permanent   
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Responsible for ensuring that all quality control processes and procedures meet the joint venture at Our Client's Project.
  • Project is expected to last through end of 2020.  
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Perform quality control tasks delegated to them by the Contract Quality Control Manager and/or Contractor Quality Shift Leader. Inspect the work and complete required documentation, effectively communicate with Contractor's and Owner's Staff.
  • Understand and enforce contract and work plans requirements.
  • Have a thorough and complete knowledge of the Quality Control Plan and the Work Plan.
  • The position requires completing all portions of the required checklists and logs, ensures all quality data is captured, have appropriate signatures where required, and scan the documents into the computer to the appropriate folder with the appropriate file nomenclature upon immediate completion of the task.
  • Perform slurry testing and train laborers on all digging rigs how to monitor slurry in accordance with the approved workplan. Check periodically to make sure they are filling the forms out properly.
  • Take daily pictures and download into the computer.
  • Provide detailed daily report of all monitored activities.
  • Run verticality tests on excavated elements/boreholes as required. This includes use and knowledge of SAAScan, Koden, and Inclinometer tools.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Associate degree in Civil Engineering or Construction related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of QC experience with an emphasis on heavy civil construction
  • MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Knowledge of the construction process, means and methods, and materials, their characteristics, installation procedures and tolerances.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent team working and adaptability.
  • Lift, carry, pull and push at least 40 pounds
  • Converse effectively using both verbal and written communication.
  • Make decisions and assume accountability.
  • Concentrate on tasks.
  • Demonstrate ability to manage stress and emotions as related to the workplace.
  • Identify and resolve conflict.
  • Assess safety and risk.
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Job Ref: 9727
Kingsport or Bristol, TN
(QC) QUALITY CONTROL CERTIFICATION ENGS ONSHORE
Permanent

Cutoff Wall Logger

CUTOFF WALL LOGGER required by our client, an international construction Contractor, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Bristol or Kingsport, TN.  
 
Duration: Permanent   
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Responsible for logging the excavation/drilling of each element of the cutoff wall and verification testing borings.
  • Project assignment is expected to last through end of 2020.  
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Have a thorough and complete knowledge of the Quality Control Plan and the Work Plan.
  • Logging the excavation of each element of the cutoff wall and verification testing borings. The scope requires special focus on the determination, in conjunction with the Owner's representative, of the limits of the epikarst subsurface layer and the top of bedrock.
  • The position requires completing all portions of the required checklists and logs, ensures all the data is captured, have appropriate signatures where required, and scan the documents into the computer to the appropriate folder with the appropriate file nomenclature upon immediate completion of the element/borehole.
  • Verification of data accuracy and completeness is a must.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Associate degree in Geology, Geotechnical, Civil Engineering or Construction related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of QC experience with an emphasis on heavy civil construction
  • MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Knowledge of the construction process, means and methods, and materials, their characteristics, installation procedures and tolerances.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent team working and adaptability.
  • Lift, carry, pull and push at least 40 pounds
  • Converse effectively using both verbal and written communication.
  • Make decisions and assume accountability.
  • Concentrate on tasks.
  • Demonstrate ability to manage stress and emotions as related to the workplace.
  • Identify and resolve conflict.
  • Assess safety and risk.
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Job Ref: 9726
Bristol or Kingsport, TN
Other
Permanent

Contracts and Commercial Lead

The Position  
   
The Contracts & Commercial team work in unison with the Resource Consulting Team and Finance team and is responsible for servicing all of the tendering and contractual requirements created when providing a specialist resource (primarily senior engineers) to a global project as required by our clients. The team is involved at all stages of the process and it is key to the successful completion of our goal which is to respond thoroughly, professionally and effectively to our client's project staffing needs.  
Previous experience in contracts / procurement and supply chain administration is required in order to be able to comprehend, develop, process and service professional consultancy service contracts and purchase orders issued by the group for the engagement of highly skilled professionals. Additionally, direct contact and development of communications and relationships with international clients is required.  
   
Functions  
 
  • Reviewing contractual documentation, including Master Contracts with Global Clients, and legal instruments, e.g.: Non-Disclosure Agreements.
  • Review Client order documentation, e.g.: Purchase Orders, Service Orders
  • Drafting and issuing Consultancy Services Agreements for Global Assignments
  • Administering Contract changes and amendments
  • Overseeing on-boarding of Consultants for Global Assignments
  • Maintaining Anti-Bribery and Corruption compliance
  • Registering Client PSLs.
  • Reviewing ITT, RFP, and RFI's and advising internal Stakeholders regarding key aspects including risks
  • Executing tender / Bid process, including collating response
  • Maintaining “community” portals and profiles, e.g.: Achilles FPAL, JQA, UVDB.
  • Commercial review of Consultant Summary Invoices, Timesheets, and Expenses, and advising / alerting the Finance team to potential issues / discrepancies.
  • Review Client invoicing and advising / alerting the Finance team to potential issues / discrepancies.
  • Remaining abreast of new and / or developing legislation in applicable jurisdictions, e.g.: IR35, GDPR, etc, and in turn reviewing internal processes, procedures, and contract documents to ensure compliance is maintained
  • Managing internal Change Order process
  • Administering Mentor's CRM / Resource database i.e.: confirming consultant placements, extensions
  • Supplier / Subcontractor Due Diligence
  • Maintaining Commercial Proposal Register / Directory
  • Assist preparation of monthly Parent Company reporting
  • Monitoring expiration / renewals of Global Client and Consultant Contracts
 
Candidate qualities  
   
The Commercial & Contracts Lead will be responsible for providing input into the commercial aspects, procedures and processes of group company and international operations and consequently should possess the following attributes:  
 
  • Degree background (e.g. Law) and/or associated professional qualification
  • Ability to respond swiftly and accurately within a dynamic work environment to meet tight deadlines
  • Focused individual with outstanding attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral skills
  • Strong organizational and administration abilities
  • Competency with Microsoft Office suite of programs and ideally previous use of Database systems
  • International commercial experience strongly preferred
  • Professional, calm, deadline focused
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Job Ref: 9724
Houston, TX
CONTRACTS ENGINEERS/ADMINISTRATORS ONSHORE
Permanent

Cable Engineer

CABLE ENGINEER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Glasgow or London, UK.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • To support the Array cable package manager
  • To support the development of the design and specification of the array cable and supply and install contracts
  • To participate in meetings regarding the inter-array cables installation and supply contracts
  • To prepare and review technical and contract documents
  • To ensure the electrical and thermal design of the cables are fit for purpose
  • Cognisant of qualifying 66kV cable designs          
  • To review the suitability of designs and ratings produced by suppliers and consultants
  • To support the drafting of consultant and survey works commissioned by the project
  • Identify and manage risks associated with the Inter-Array Cables supply and electrical design.
  • To monitor interfaces with and other parts of the project relating to electrical design
  • Including grid compliance, protection and control, SCADA and comms
  • To assist in preparation of CAPEX estimates
  • Identification of engineering measures to improve the project IRR, including optimisation of losses and utilisation.
  • Ensure corporate HSE policies are adhered to in all matters
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Job Ref: 9718
Glasgow or London, UK
Other
Contract

Mechanical Equipment Package Engineer

MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT PACKAGE ENGINEER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Noida, India.
 
Project Rotation: 12 on 2
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Deliver equipment package engineering to ensure that the Project's requirements are executed to meet customer, applicable Classification, statutory rules and project specifications on time and within budget
  • Stewards the interfaces among the PMT and the EPC contractor's organization with respect to equipment packages to ensure quality design
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with applicable Codes and Standards within the boundaries of the Basis of Design
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Review of drawings reports and specifications for equipment packages
  • Review technical bid evaluations, datasheets and technical specifications for equipment packages
  • Review and approval of Vendor documents
  • Participate in HAZOP (as needed) to ensure a safe and reliable operation
  • Participate in vendor technical bid clarification meetings
  • Vendor document review and co-ordination with the other disciplines
  • Liaise with all related project disciplines to ensure package equipment specified complies with project and regulatory requirements
  • Where required conduct or direct vendor visits to establish equipment and/or layout constraints in the design and be able to work with process, I&C and piping layout engineers to recommend the most economical solutions
  • Safety - Responsible for personal safety--safe working practices for the position
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • A recognized engineering degree in Mechanical or equivalent discipline
  • +15 years of package equipment engineering experience in the oil & gas environment
  • Offshore rotating machinery experience on FPSO or other types of floating production units
  • Hands on experience with large gas turbine driven compressors, pumps & generators is mandatory  
  • Experience with the development of layouts for new facilities
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and prioritisation of work to achieve them
  • Strong and broad technical knowledge across most aspects of oil & gas
  • Must have strong management and leadership skills and be capable of easily and productively working in a multi-cultural team environment.
  • Dynamic and enthusiastic approach is essential
  • Specialist experience with the design and specification of Package Equipment, detailed knowledge on the Suppliers in the market with a good understanding on the design of pressure vessels / drums, chemical injection, heat exchanger design, pumps and/or compressors  
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Job Ref: 9715
Noida, India
Other
Contract

Rotating Equipment Engineer

ROTATING EQUIPMENT ENGINEER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Noida, India.
 
Project Rotation: 12 on 2
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Deliver rotating equipment engineering to ensure that the Project's requirements are executed to meet customer, applicable Classification, statutory rules and project specifications on time and within budget
  • Stewards the interfaces among the PMT and the EPC contractor's organization with respect to rotating equipment to ensure quality design
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with applicable Codes and Standards within the boundaries of the Basis of Design
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Review of drawings reports and specifications for rotating equipment
  • Review technical bid evaluations, datasheets and technical specifications for rotating equipment
  • Review and approval of Vendor documents
  • Participate in HAZOP (as needed) to ensure a safe and reliable operation
  • Participate in vendor technical bid clarification meetings
  • Vendor document review and co-ordination with the other disciplines
  • Safety - Responsible for personal safety--safe working practices for the position
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • A recognized engineering degree in Mechanical or equivalent discipline
  • +15 years of rotating equipment engineering experience in the oil & gas environment
  • Offshore rotating machinery experience on FPSO or other types of floating production units
  • Hands on experience with large gas turbine driven compressors, pumps & generators is mandatory  
  • Experience with the development of layouts for new facilities
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and prioritisation of work to achieve them
  • Strong and broad technical knowledge across most aspects of oil & gas
  • Must have strong management and leadership skills and also be capable of easily and productively working in a multi-cultural team environment.
  • Dynamic and enthusiastic approach is essential
  • Experience with single and multistage centrifugal and positive displacement pump packages, single and multistage centrifugal and reciprocating compressor packages, pump and compressor auxiliary systems, centrifugal and positive displacement fans and blowers, gas turbines, diesel and gas engines  
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Job Ref: 9714
Noida, India
MECHANICAL ROTATING ENG DESIGN OFFSHORE
Contract

Senior Authorised Person

 
SENIOR AUTHORISED PERSON, required by our client, an renewable energies company, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Grimsby, UK.      
 
 
POSITION SCOPE      
 
  • The primary responsibility of the role is to ensure safety from the system to the offshore transmission assets managed by the client's in accordance to the Safety Rules and to carry out and supervise associated inspection and maintenance activities.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Organisational Context (to include impact and influence)
  • Working closely with other departments including onshore Asset Management and O&M departments.
  • Regular communication with clients and external contractors.
  • Key Accountabilities
  • Taking a lead role in ensuring safety from the system on managed offshore transmission assets, including but not limited to:
  • Preparing, issuing and cancelling safety documents
  • Carrying out switching, isolation and earthing duties
  • Acting as Control Engineer
  • Preparing switching schedules
  • Delivering competent person training
  • Managing the interface between transmission system boundaries with Generator and NETSO as required
  • Producing and reviewing method statements and risk assessments
  • Producing maintenance plans for HV equipment
  • Maintaining the asset register
  • Management and/or delivery of planned and unplanned maintenance activities on electrical equipment
  • Producing final reports
  • Competency and skills to:
  • Collate site and SCADA information to facilitate effective decision making in delivering fault identification and rectification
  • Project manage offshore activities
  • Lead an offshore team in the execution of the works
  • On-Call: the SAP is expected to participate in a call out rota to provide emergency response outside of normal working hours and w.e.s
  • The role also includes the following responsibilities:
  • Support the production and review of relevant procedures, processes and technical literature
  • Support as required other onshore projects of the wider UK project portfolio
  • Knowledge:
  • Working knowledge of UK Health & Safety legislation
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of working under HV Safety Rules
  • Good knowledge of HV equipment including cables, transformers and switchgears (GIS and AIS)
  • LV & HV fault finding and analysis 
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Ability to work safely at all times
  • Technical aptitude for the analysis of complex HV equipment
  • Project management
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Capable of working offshore and at height
  • Physically fit, the role will require climbing / transferring to offshore structures
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Experience of the offshore wind industry
  • Current (within last 12 months) experience working in a Senior Authorised Person at 132 kV / 400kV
  • Experience of electrical networks from LV to 400 kV
  • Experience of using Scada systems for the purpose of remote monitoring and interrogation of assets
  • Previously Senior Authorised / Authorised Person with a Distribution Network Operator (DNO) or National Grid (evidence of previous authorisations required)
  • Experience of HV systems up to 132 kV / 400kV and associated equipment and protection systems
  • Experience of working in multidiscipline teams
  • An HND in electrical engineering, or equivalent qualification, but proven working background in HV electricity
  • GWO Training (desirable, however full training will be given)
  • Hold a full clean driving license
 
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Job Ref: 9707
Grimsby, UK
ELECTRICAL ENG COMMISSIONING OFFSHORE
Contract

SCADA SCS Engineer

 
SCADA SCS ENGINEER, required by our client, an international renewable energy Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Taichung, Taiwan.
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • The SCS Engineer is a key role, who will be responsible for the technical solution, its implementation and verification on site.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Ensure that the project is on time and that deliveries and quality are within the scope
  • Comply with the client's guidelines and standards in force as well as local requirements
  • Participate in project team meetings and cross discipline cooperation
  • Ensure that the technical departments' best practices are implemented
  • Responsible for QC of the deliverables
  • Be transparent towards the SCADA manager regarding state of the SCS SCADA delivery.
  • Ensure that suppliers fulfil all technical requirements in the contract.
  • Create and maintain QA plan for SCS engineer, and coordinate with SCS Contractors QA plan.
  • Provide all necessary technical analysis related to the system delivery and provide the necessary information for other deliveries
  • Participate in project meetings and meetings with suppliers within the system delivery
  • Contribute to evaluation of tenders and support in clarification meetings with system suppliers
  • Participate in and approve Pre-FAT, FAT and SAT of system delivery. Manage SIT and commissioning and participate when needed
  • Provide all information and coordination required to install the systems (e.g. technical clarifications, cable Schedule, substation layout and handling instructions)
  • Report progress, challenges and results from suppliers in a timely manner to SCADA Manager  
  • Coordinate site activities with local OSS/on-shore commissioning team
  • Ensure and review all deliveries including panels, education, snaglists and a complete set of documentation prepared for ToC.
  • Feedback lessons learned on projects into design basis and tender material
  • Help preparing the technical part of the tender material when new revisions are released
  • Ensure that a workstation is established at KYV, which is in line with current ICS guidelines in force.
  • Input to key gate deliverables
  • Technical requirements for SCADA sub-supplies
  • Technical input to stakeholder contracts.
  • FAT and SAT reports
  • Layout drawings to stakeholders like Substation
  • Input to signal and cable list
  • As build documentation
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Five years of specialist experience required, and technical knowledge at B.Sc level
  • Skills of a good project engineer (technical skilled, integrity, communication, adaptability, teamwork, decision-making and planning),
  • Good communication and team-player skills.
  • Good business-knowledge
  • Recommended 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Preferably from wind farm industry
  • Degree within electrical engineering plus a track record of relevant experience  
  • Good English skills
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Job Ref: 9705
Taichung, Taiwan
(HUC) HOOK-UP & COMMISSIONING ENGINEERS OFFSHORE
Contract

Lead Site Technician

 
LEAD SITE TECHNICIAN, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Virginia, USA.
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Site Technician and Harbour Site Supervisor is a combined role due to the project size. The role is mainly a site technician responsible for checks, inspections, repair and maintenance offshore and responsible for the housekeeping on site and various tasks related to the operation of the site facilities.
  • 5 working days per week app 12 hours per day (Mon-Fri). Deviations may occur if required by the project
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Supervision of harbour site activities
  • All PPE is up to date
  • Crane and forklift operations
  • Stock and warehouse monitoring
  • Maintenance of site facilities
  • Train site technicians to a level of working independently according to the client's ways of working
  • Onshore & Offshore Work Supervision and training
  • Train site technicians to a level of working independently according to the client's ways of working
  • Onshore & Offshore Work Supervision and training
  • The LST will be responsible for preparing RAMS with STs as well as training STs in safety HSS, working offshore and buddy checks etc.
  • Maintenance and replacement of defective fall-arrestors, navigation lights etc.
  • Cleaning of offshore assets using jet/power washer (includes boat landings etc.)
  • Keep records of offshore structures for bird guano
  • Removal of waste from structures
  • Generator maintenance assistance, fueling
  • Assist with fueling of vessels
  • Inspection of hook-on points
  • Lifting operations at Harbour site and offshore locations
  • Walkdowns and inspections of installed assets offshore
  • Extra tasks can be given depending on agreement with packages eg. Walk downs and tasks from snagging lists.
  • Assist the project HSE department regarding harbour site specific issues
  • Management of safety equipment: PPE, climbing gear including keeping record of inventory and keeping track of the use of PPE, monitoring service life of PPE.
  • Site stock management - consumables for the building
  • Authorise all forklift and crane operation onshore and organise availability of crane
  • Daily housekeeping on site and vehicles, general site upkeep management
  • Building, facility and site boundary safety checks
  • Monitor and record site electricity and water use
  • Liaise with port waste management contractors
  • Site office delivery management.
  • Liaise with shipyard, site security company, and local site contractors.
  • Keep a quarantined area for damaged tools and PPE
  • Daily /weekly/ monthly building safety checks
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Experience from Onshore or Offshore Wind farms
  • Experience with working as a rigger/banksman/slinger
  • Military naval background - mechanical or electrical (preferred)
  • Knowledge with safety rules on a construction site
  • Must be experienced from Europe with extensive knowledge of ST- and HSS-tasks.
  • The Consultant must be in possession of an i-Phone 4S, 5C, 5S, 6 or 6+ or a Windows phone 8.1
  • GWO courses: Sea Survival, Working at Heights, First Aid, Fire Awareness, Manual Handling.
  • OGUK Medical certificate incl. Chester Step
  • Speaks as a minimum good English
  • High safety awareness and understanding
  • Valid driving license
  • IT skills. Knowledge of how to use Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Team oriented, Service minded and helpful
  • Safety minded (Ability to speak up when work in harbour or offshore is not safe)
  • Can do attitude
  • Willing to go an extra mile
  • Eager to learn a new industry
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Job Ref: 9703
Virginia, USA
HSE / SAFETY OFFICERS (PERMIT CO-ORD.) OFFSHORE
Contract

Quality Manager

QUALITY MANAGER required by our clients, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Oslo, Norway.  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • As Quality Manager you will be responsible for all quality aspects of work within the offshore projects.
  • Supervise the safe execution of works and ensure quality aspects are implemented and executed according to Offshore standards and client requirements.
  • Work from project offices office in Oslo and from the project site.  
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Ensure that QA /QC is approached and monitored in the Offshore structural way through risk analysis, preventive measures, information and action management
  • Implement the Offshore project Quality Assurance plan on the sites and provide further support via inspections, monitoring and active QA/QC management
  • Follow up the necessary paperwork and documentation related to QA/QC
  • Report to the QHSE-s managers and Project Mangers regarding the progress of work.  
 
 
EXPERIENCE/ QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline;
  • Steel project background
  • Experience in Offshore and marine construction is preferred;
  • Proven record in the field of QA /QC with the relevant, preferable certified qualifications including a vast knowledge of applicable legalization.
  • Experienced in working with a planning and reporting regime/system for a complex project;
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
 
 
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Job Ref: 9702
Oslo, Norway
(QA) QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGS OFFSHORE
Contract

Instrument Engineer

 
INSTRUMENT ENGINEER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Singapore.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Lead all phases of instrumentation engineering to ensure that the Project's requirements, as detailed in the Technical Specifications, for all instrument engineering
  • Leads instrumentation engineering aspects of the Project with other discipline leads as necessary
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with applicable Codes and Standards within the boundaries of the Basis of Design
  • Provide overall instrument engineering technical leadership and expertise
  • Lead the EPC contractor's activities with respect to instrumentation including:
  • Detailed instrumentation engineering
  • Review of development and design of the instrument and control system
  • Review of selection, specification, and inspection of instrumentation components
  • Instrument specifications, logic and loop diagrams
  • Technical bid tabulations for instruments and instrumentation systems
  • Provide input for shop tests and Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs), protocols and the events themselves
  • Participate in I&C technical specification preparation and bid tabulations
  • Participate in Hazardous Operations (HAZOP) reviews
  • Supervise and coordinate personnel working on assigned projects.
  • Manage project related internal and external communications with customers, suppliers and project personnel.
  • Keep stakeholders informed with regular reporting on instrumentation progress
  • Coordinate between designers, procurement and logistics personnel
  • Safety - Responsible for personal safety--safe working practices for the position and reports, etc.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Instrument & Controls engineering experience on FPSO/FPU projects
  • Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in offshore oil and gas industry with a focus on leading the I&C discipline on offshore and FPSO/FSO projects
  • Strong and broad technical knowledge across most aspects of offshore oil and gas development
  • Sound knowledge of instrument engineering processes and tools
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Job Ref: 9678
Singapore
INSTRUMENT DESIGN OFFSHORE
Contract

Electrical Engineer

 
ELECTRICAL ENGINEER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Singapore.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • The electrical engineer will be responsible for all phases of electrical engineering to ensure that all are executed per customer's needs and expectations.
  • The electrical engineer will oversee electrical engineering aspects of the Project with other discipline engineers as necessary.
  • Manages the interfaces among the EPC contractor's organization
  • Ensures all electrical engineering work is carried out in accordance with applicable Codes and Standards within the boundaries of the Basis of Design.
  • Provide overall electrical engineering technical leadership and expertise
  • Development and design of the electrical systems
  • Development of electrical schematics and one-line diagrams
  • Selection, specification, and inspection of electrical equipment and components
  • Procurement of electrical items including preparation of specifications, bid evaluations, bid
  • tabulations, bid recommendations, etc.
  • Preparation of operating manuals and other plant start-up planning as required
  • Provide input for shop tests and Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs),
  • Participate in electrical technical specification preparation and bids
  • Participate in Hazardous Operations (HAZOP) reviews (as required)
  • Supervise and coordinate personnel working on assigned projects
  • Manage project related internal and external communications with customers, suppliers and project personnel
  • Coordinate between designers, procurement and logistics personnel
  • Safety - Responsible for personal safety--safe working practices for the position and reports, etc.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Electrical engineering experience on FPSO/FSO execution teams
  • Experience in planning and management of others is desirable.
  • Degree in Engineering
  • Experience in offshore oil and gas industry with a focus on leading the electrical discipline on offshore and FPSO/FPU projects
  • Strong and broad technical knowledge across most aspects of offshore oil and gas development
  • Sound knowledge of electrical engineering processes and tools
  • Must have strong management and leadership skills and be capable of easily and productively working in a multi-cultural team environment.
  • Ability to handle problems and difficult situations under pressure circumstances
  • Dynamic and enthusiastic approach is essential
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Job Ref: 9677
Singapore
ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENG OFFSHORE
Contract

Piping Engineer

 
PIPING ENGINEER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Singapore.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Become fully familiar with the project scope of work, specifications, schedule and all inter-discipline requirements, including identifying concerns as early as practicable and taking appropriate initiatives to address the issues. interpret contractual requirements as they relate to engineering execution
  • Identify changes to scope and promptly raise change notifications, including providing any necessary supporting documentation and estimates. Provide similar support for Variation Orders
  • Interface with all disciplines to develop clash free designs
  • Interface with other departments to obtain input for Discipline designs and drawings
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Minimum 2 years' experience dealing with subsea valves, subsea SP Items (Anchor Collar, Sweepolet, Hot Stab, Barred Tee) and Temporary Launcher/Receiver related valves on subsea/pipeline project and experience in managing procurement activities related to the above such as TBC/TBE & MR/RFQ
  • Bachelor's degree in Pipeline/Mechanical engineering or in similar engineering field.
 
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Job Ref: 9676
Singapore
PIPING GEN ENG DESIGN OFFSHORE
Contract

Board Operator Lead

BOARD OPERATOR LEAD required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.  
   
Duration: Permanent  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
The role of the Lead Board Operator is to supervisor the operation of the Client's LNG terminal facility following the technical and safety procedures and standards according with the Company business plan. The Board Operator performs the operations activities to maintain a reliable operation that complies with all safety, environmental and industry requirements. The Lead Board Operator will report to the Operations Supervisor.  
   
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • 20% Lead and manage the Board Operations Team that Implements operation activities at the Client's LNG Terminal facility;
  • 15% Operates a DCS control panel to monitor and operate the facility; also to view, enter, control, edit, format, print process, provides operating data that supports daily gas balance, and distribute information
  • 15% Performs routine operations on terminal equipment such as inspection, start-up, shut-down, on his/her shift; Performs all work in accordance with sound safety practices and using appropriate safety devices and equipment;
  • 15%- Maximize terminal performance, reliability and ensures adherence to technical and operating policies, procedures and standards;
  • 10%- Performs all work in accordance with sound safety practices and using appropriate safety devices and equipment; Applies Health, Safety and Environmental Standards in all working procedures;
  • 10%- Incumbent base on experience fills the shift supervisor position during his absence; Share on-call duties/responsibilities, Must  be able to work scheduled and unscheduled overtime; Serves as the “Person In Charge of Transfer” for (un)loading operations; Occasionally may be required to perform portions of work activities of Operator “A”, “B” or “C” duties as needed;
  • 05% May be required in emergency situations to report to work during unscheduled time; Participates in the Emergency Response Actions on his/her shift in an emergency event. Maybe required to assume the duties of the Emergency Response Team Leader on his/her shift in an emergency event; and for incidents that does not require activation or notification of outside agencies/authorities;
  • 05% Rotates in the day to day operation activities; fill other shift vacancies as needed; may fill in for the shift supervisor when vacant.
  • 05% Performs other duties as assigned
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Education: Operations Process Technology or Technician's degree with a minimum seven years DCS experience in a similar position of responsibility and expertise in an operating LNG Liquefaction facility or equivalent facility with similar processes
  • Experience: Experience in LNG production and/or terminal operations or cryogenic experience in natural gas process operations with knowledge of NGL's extraction, fractionation processes, steam/gas turbine operation and electrical power generation.
  • Must have a good basic knowledge of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic theory and application and be able to learn to use manuals and other resources to apply that knowledge in operations and other diverse requirements of the job;
  • Must possess considerable knowledge and experience in the application/operation of software programs that go beyond basic word processing. Work may involve the development of moderately complex PC spreadsheets, and presentation or graphic materials; maintain electronic log book and electronic valve management program HSE knowledge.
 
Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:  
 
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Strong communication skills; able to direct/guide others
  • Self-starter with ability to work strategically with minimal direction;
  • Driven to meet and exceed performance parameters;
  • Must have DCS control board experience
  • Strong attention to details; and experienced in detail control loops
  • Prior experience leading a team
  • Able to train others;
  • Physical stamina and agility sufficient to stand, walk, climb up and down stairs, crawl and bend in confined spaces and engage in similar physical activities for the duration of the daily shift activities, as necessary;
  • Capacity for sustained attention to functioning machinery and equipment. Good sensory perception to monitor plant machinery and operations visually, audibly, by smell and by touch on an ongoing basis;
  • Able to remain calm and effective in emergencies;
  • Strong knowledge of the various operating modes of the facility;
  • Able to establish and maintain cooperative working relations with those contacted in the course of work
  • Bilingual: Spanish and English
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Job Ref: 9675
Ensenada, Mexico
Other
Permanent

Operations E&C Liaison

OPERATION - E&C LIAISON required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.  
 
Duration: Permanent  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
The Operations-E&C Liaison is responsible to identify and develop a plan to manage the coordination of the project activities to develop the project to be safely and reliable operated. The activity will support all project Phases from feasibility until handover, and will be involved in all disciplines to ensure that the facily is design and constructed to be commissioned, started and operated following the best practices and to grant a safe, reliable and environmental compliance operation.
The Operations-E&C Liason will have strong interaction with E&C, the EPC contractor and al subcontractors and will assist in the development, administering and communication of the plan to the PMT for expediting of the technical interfaces during the phases of the project work. The Operations-E&C Liason provides guidance, coordination and expedites work while monitoring the compliance of the technical engineering packages and studies to ensure they meet regulatory requirements, industry standards, project philosophies and specifications and fall within the scope of work. He will be the support of the RFO manager to provide assurance the facility is ready to operate once is commissioned. The Operations-E&C Liaison will also support the development of the Operations readiness plan and is implementation is strictly followed by all involved parties.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Works with Project Manager and E&C team to identify and scope technical packages to ensure quality, and a clearly defined technical design that meets the project schedule and Operations requirements.
  • Provides input to ensure a high quality of engineering work properly includes codes, industry operational standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Provides leadership in review and approval of project issues to provide assurance of a flawless startup and steady state operations.
  • Reviews drawings, schedules, specifications, and permits to ensure compliance with operations requirements.
  • Work out Tie ins procedures and schedule to meet Operational targets
  • Works with the E&C Construction Manager and the Operations Manager to resolve concerns related to constructability and plant operability and maintainability.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Education: Requires a science based bachelor's degree, preferably in engineering.  Advanced management or business degree is desirable.
  • Experience: Minimum 15 years energy industry experience with a minimum of 7 years in a leadership role in a major oil and gas project.
 
Skills/ Knowledge/ Abilities:
 
  • General knowledge of LNG design and plant CSU and operation.
  • Demonstrated project management skills.
  • Strong knowledge of quality assurance and control practices.
  • Strong knowledge in safety studies in oil & gas field.
  • Team player with demonstrated ability to influence and manage a team to get results.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral
  • Effective computer skills including spreadsheets, database, word processing, presentation software and project management tools.
  • Knowledge in engineering and construction standards, Knowledge of engineering processes.
  • Ability to effectively lead, delegate and motivate.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to create a strong, trusting and collaborative interface and coordination environment.
  • Self-starter with ability to work strategically under little direction.
  • Ability to focus on meeting/exceeding performance parameters.
  • A participative leader that offers opinion and direction when appropriate or required
  • Bilingual: Spanish and English
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Job Ref: 9674
Ensenada, Mexico
Other
Permanent

Manager Commercial Operations

MANAGER OF COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.    
   
Duration: Permanent    
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
This position is responsible for the day to day commercial activities in support of LNG Terminal Service Agreements (TSA) and Firm Storage Services Agreements (FSSA) including analyses, notices, invoicing, LNG Annual Production and Delivery Plan and daily, monthly, and intraday natural gas in and send-out scheduling. The position requires a mathematically minded individual with good business sense, good understanding of commercial agreements, and good computer skills.  
   
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • The position is responsible for day to day liaising with shippers, Terminals, and Pipelines to schedule LNG cargos out and natural gas send-out, if required.
  • The main functions are: scheduling Gas nominations for LNG production, LNG cargos via the Annual Delivery Plan, scheduling natural gas send-out via the Annual Delivery Plan and daily nominations, and contract management.
  • The Incumbent shall observe all regulatory codes, corporate values, (safety and health, environmental, quality and business continuity) plans and procedures as dictated by the IMS of the facility.
  • Specifically, the position will:
  • Manage LNG Annual Delivery Plan and Daily Nominations.
  • Develops and coordinates the Gas reception from pipeline for LNG production, the LNG shipping and, if required, the LNG reception and send out to pipeline through the Annual Delivery Plan (ADP) which consists of an integrated schedule for receiving gas, Delivering and/or receiving LNG and send-out of vaporized LNG to the pipeline;
  • Responsible for developing and effective plan which best satisfies all customers' needs with minimal compromise, while simultaneously maximizing terminal utilization;
  • Maintains for the Client's LNG Liquefaction and terminal (or works with the Independent Agent to maintain) a rolling monthly nomination program which manages changes to the ADP for customers;
  • Provide 24/365 availability for emergencies and last-minute schedule issues.
  • Assist in the resolution of customer and pipeline questions and issues.
  • Handles clients/customer questions and inquiries in an effective and timely manner;
  • Works with LNG terminal management to resolve demurrage and scheduling disputes, works with terminal;
  • management and Technical Services to resolve technical issues with customers and pipelines including;
  • fuel usage and lost and unaccounted for issues, LNG/gas quality specs and issues, and scheduled and unscheduled shutdowns;
  • Update tariffs and monitor compliance.
  • Contract Management.
  • Ensure and maintain timely and accurate documentation of all Client's LNG terminal agreements (e.g. FSSAs, TSAs, pipeline interconnect, operational balancing agreements, and other agreements and records) in SharePoint;
  • Ensure that contract terms, commitments and obligations such as notices, invoices, contract terminations and renewals, requested studies and analyses, etc. are completed as required in a timely manner;
  • Monitor all key Terminal contracts and agreements for submittals, regulatory compliance, performance milestones, performance requirements, notifications, commercial activities and support as assigned, assist in new TSA Management commercial activities or support Commercial Development activities as assigned, support JV activities.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Education: Requires a science-based bachelor's degree, preferably in Engineering. Advance Management or Business degree is desirable.
  • Experience: 4 years + on scheduling, Commercial, Financial and Technical experience.
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish
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Job Ref: 9673
Ensenada, Mexico
COMMERCIAL MANAGERS ONSHORE
Permanent

RFO Coordinator

RFO COORDINATOR required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.    
   
Duration: Permanent    
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
The RFO Coordinator will coordinate the EPC activities of the Client's LNG project between the Owner and Contractor in accordance with contracts, company policies, procedures, and regulations. The RFO Coordinator is tasked with the planning, scheduling and execution of all pre-commissioning, commissioning, mechanical completion and startup activities supported by Owner departments. Has responsibility for day to day contact and communication with the contractor and focuses on meeting contract requirements. Requires coordination of input from multiple parties and strict adherence to owner requirements. This is a plant level position.    
   
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • Monitor the project schedule and alert team members of slippage or potential delays.
  • Review and document Inspections as directed in the project documents and per code.
  • Maintain project documentation as required by the owner policy.
  • Verify compliance with project contract, specifications and drawings.
  • Recognize and resolve problems (office and field) in a timely and effective manner.
  • Ensure timely execution of milestones with a continued emphasis towards lead time reduction.
  • Plan, schedule and coordinate detailed phases of the project.
  • Attends daily and monthly planning meetings to provide input and coordinate work activities between E&C contractor and owner.
  • Determines material, manpower, and service requirements for the project activities and develop costs estimates.
  • Supports the scheduling of outages, vendor services, and equipment shutdowns.
  • Interfaces with Engineers, Advisors and Supervisors (Owner and E&C Contractor) to clarify issues regarding the project activities and milestones.
  • Monitors work activities to identify and resolve schedule impacts and conflicts.
  • Ensures that priorities and compliance requirements are communicated.
  • Develops working relationships with other department and E&C contractor's personnel in order to seek out opportunities that will add value to each job completed.
  • Reinforces awareness of safety and environmental incidents through frequent job observations by talking to personnel working in the Plant.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Education: Graduate with a BS in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Chemical) required.
  • Experience: Preferred qualifications include LNG project experience, direct experience with FERC regulatory queries and responses, implementation plans and early civil works execution.
  • Skills/Knowledge/Abilities: Strong coordination, facilitation, and organizational skills, attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
  • Communicates efficiently in English
  • Training on environmental, safety, operations and security procedures.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Frequent travel and extended work hours may be required.
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish
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Job Ref: 9672
Ensenada, Mexico
PLANNING ENGINEERS ONSHORE
Permanent

Process Engineer

PROCESS ENGINEER required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.  
 
Duration: Permanent  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
This position is responsible for providing process engineering for the design, start-up and on-going technical support of the company's LNG facilities.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
Technical:
 
  • Reviews and makes suggestions on engineering documents developed by the contractor.
  • Analyzes PFD's, heat and material balances and PIDs.
  • HAZOP.
  • Develops and/or reviews all process modifications made during LNG facility ongoing operations.
  • Supports Engineering and Construction in the process design of the new facilities.
  • Possesses a thorough knowledge of LNG process engineering and understands the technical issues in related engineering disciplines (instrumentation, controls, electrical, civil, mechanical, environmental, safety and drafting).
  • Requires competence in the use of process simulation software in order to model process situations as requested to support management decisions.
  • Develops and/or reviews project economics and prepares full economic justifications as necessary to support proposed changes to plant assets.
  • Participates in the development, reviews and bidding of technical contracts for the terminal(s) during ongoing operations.
 
 
Operational:
 
  • Inspects equipment at manufactures facilities.
  • Participates in the development of commissioning procedures.
  • Supports Operations staff in resolving technical problems and in engineering capital projects for plant modifications.
  • Participates in the development of operating philosophies and detailed operating procedures.
  • Reviews operating procedures for compliance with the operating philosophy.
  • Proposes changes to operational procedures and process improvements based on observations of facility operating performance.
  • Assists with developing training programs and conducts the training of plant management, operations and maintenance personnel during plant start-up and on-going operations.
  • Develops facility commissioning and start-up and equipment performance testing procedures.
  • Conducts initial and periodic performance tests and directs facility commissioning and startup activities as required.
  • Supervision
  • Leads teams and provides mentoring to junior engineers on the SE LNG corporate staff and at the company's LNG terminals.
  • Provides indirect technical guidance of the terminal(s)' technical, operational, maintenance, safety and security staff.
  • Governmental Relations/Permitting
  • Responsible for developing and/or collecting information in support of permit requirements as assigned.
 
Budget:
 
  • During development and construction, supports the Program Managers, as assigned, to minimize overruns in project-related spending.
  • During ongoing operations, assists in the preparation of capital budgets and the operating budget for the LNG terminal(s) as assigned.
  • Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).
  • Incumbent shall observe all regulatory codes, corporate values, (safety and health, environmental, quality and business continuity) plans and  procedures as dictated by the IMS of the facility.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • 3-5+ years process engineering experience required
  • 5 years engineering construction and procurement required
  • Experience in molecular sieve dehydration of natural gas, amine treating for CO2 removal, and LNG liquefaction experience or other relevant cryogenic experience required
  • Education
  • Bachelor's Degree Chemical Engineering, Gas Processing or related field required.
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Job Ref: 9671
Ensenada, Mexico
PROCESS ENGINEERING DESIGN ONSHORE
Permanent

Manager of RFO

MANAGER OF RFO required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.  
   
Duration: Permanent  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
Manages and supervises the startup activities on of the Client's LNG project. Plans and directs startup assignments on the project. Technical responsibility for organizing, executing, and coordinating these assignments. Makes day-to-day decisions within assigned area and makes recommendations to department or project management regarding policy and procedures. Responsible for review of project designs and recommendation of changes to design so that projects are safe and operable. May direct startup operations at the jobsite location. RFO managers are responsible for oversight and coordination of multiple projects within the business unit. As RFO Manager you will ensure the timely and accurate completion of pre-commissioning and commissioning (PC&C) systems/subsystems which are tracked in the completions database and are to be handed over to company on time and operating within the expected design parameters. You should be a professional with a minimum of 15 years of related work experience in Pre-Commissioning and Startup.  
   
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • Directs and monitors project startup and operations which may include review of design for plant operability, preparation of operations manuals, and coordination with construction during field check out and pre-commissioning and testing and execution of the startup in the field.
  • Directs the formulation of and recommends to departmental management policies, procedures, plans and programs.
  • Supervises, coordinates, and reviews the work of assigned engineers, estimates staffing needs and schedules, and assigns work to meet completion dates.
  • Participates in proposals review activities as required.
  • Prepares or directs the preparation of operations manuals.
  • Ensures that work being performed is within scope of services and within budget.
  • Provides input to project management, engineering, and construction to ensure startup requirements are incorporated into project activities, including review of project designs and construction to ensure plant operability and operating personnel safety.
  • Coordinates, as directed, with project management, the startup related engineering, construction and client activities as an office assignment or during startup, operations, maintenance or testing at the jobsite.
  • Reviews and approves key startup methods, procedures, and schedules.
  • Act as the PC&C representative (Pre-Commissioning and Startup) to facilitate the verification of work that must be complete on as particular system/subsystem through RFC (Ready For Commissioning) and RFSU (Ready For Startup) in the order that it can move on to the final handover stage.
  • Responsible for verifying all punch list clearance associated with the work scope of project activities for all disciplines, i.e. Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Piping-operations, Process prior to achieve RFC/RFSU.
  • Duties for Construction, PC&C and Close-out.
  • Ability to communicate with project discipline engineers at all levels and gives guidance on PC&C requirements as per the scopes of the project activities. To ensure all completion database check and test sheets sorted by discipline and subcontractor is updated in accordance with revision of P&ID, etc.
  • Attendant of subsystem RFC/RFSU walk down records, identifying participants and ensure subsystem P&ID mark ups, appropriate drawings have been as-built, redline mark ups are available.
  • System/Subsystem Status Index report and Punch list report extract from completion database identifying, all punch lists complete and reviewed by the Discipline Leads to ensure that known punch lists are either complete or in the outstanding punch list summary, stored by discipline and category.
  • Ensuring Punch list items where applicable are closed out.
  • Advising and ensuring that they are delivered where and when they should be as per the project plan.
  • To ensure system PC&C procedures approved, vendor reports required for startup, maintenance records, operation logs are incorporated into RFSU dossier.
  • Highlight any potential issues, concerns for early resolution.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Bachelor's degree, Engineering preferred, or equivalent experience.
  • Previous experience starting up an LNG plant.
  • Prior experience in Process Systems pre-commissioning, commissioning and startup of LNG systems/facilities.
  • Experience in project management.
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish
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Job Ref: 9670
Ensenada, Mexico
PETROLEUM ENGINEERS ONSHORE
Permanent

Engineering Supervisor

ENGINEERING SUPERVISOR required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.  
   
Duration: Permanent  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE    
   
This position requires an experienced and skilled individual in key areas of process safety management, operations support, maintenance projects, and process monitoring. The position is intended to be focused on the ongoing needs of LNG Facility throughout their life cycles. The Engineering Supervisor is responsible for leading all LNG Engineering team activities. The position will provide both strategic direction and tactical support to ensure that all team members have a clear focus on deliverables, systems and processes. Key focus areas will include but not be limited to: Team development and competency, delivery, planning, budgeting contracts development and executing for operational assurance.  
   
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES    
 
  • Manage multi-disciplinary engineering team.
  • Ensure timely execution of milestones with a continued emphasis towards lead time reduction.
  • Plan, schedule and coordinate detailed phases of engineering work.
  • Oversee and approve design calculations using standard simulation programs (Hysys, Pro II, Unisim, and/or Promax) used in process simulations.
  • Thorough knowledge of relief calculation methodologies and industry codes and standards applicable to pressure relief design. Review and approve relief load narratives, relief load calculations and relief valve datasheets.
  • Proficient in the process design of equipment, including vessels, columns, heat exchangers and package process specifications for equipment and control valves.
  • Approve process engineering deliverables like PFD's, Heat and Material Balances, Equipment Datasheets, Utility Summaries and other process deliverables required for the facility design.
  • Manage formal studies and technical briefing with customers, suppliers and other departments/disciplines. Present design issues and options to customers and suppliers.
  • Participate in Plot Plan, 3D Model and P&ID Reviews, as well as safety reviews (HAZID, HAZOP/ SIL).
  • Coordinate deliverables from licensors, other disciplines, and suppliers during the execution of the project to ensure that process intent has been adequately incorporated into the facility design.
  • Review and approve conceptual studies, designs, reports or proposals.
  • Identify issues (problems, value improvement opportunities) and help clarify areas of complexity during all phases of the engineering design work.
  • Evaluate engineering quality data and implement continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Coaching, mentoring, and career development of the Engineering Team.
  • Participate in meetings to support negotiations, requirement definitions, troubleshooting, and projects execution.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • Education - Graduate with a BS in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Chemical preferred) required.
  • Experience - Minimum 13 years of experience in process engineering with E&C and/or operating company.
  • Demonstrated relevant LNG experience.
  • Demonstrated supervisory experience in engineering or project management.
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish
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Job Ref: 9669
Ensenada, Mexico
ENGINEERING MANAGERS - OFFSHORE
Permanent

Production Manager

PRODUCTION MANAGER required by our client, an International LNG Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Ensenada, Mexico.       
 
 
Duration: Permanent   
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
Production Manager is responsible for achieving the monthly and annual operating plan for the site as defined by the financial and operational performance metrics set for the business unit and operates the plant in a safe, efficient and reliable manner. The position is safety oriented, develop and promotes programs that comply with regulatory requirement and has wide experience on developing and complying with organizational performance indicators. The Production Manager reports to the Senior Plant Manager. This position will be located north of Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico.
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Plan, direct and control all the production activities in the LNG facility including process, utilities, storage and loading to produce and export of LNG;
  • Control the development and implementation of detailed planning in the short and long term to ensure the maximum availability of the LNG plant;
  • Achieves monthly and annual operating plan, as defined by the Operational KPIs and Financial statements;
  • Manages all operational activities safely and deliver set operational targets and objectives in time and within budget;
  • Introduces and ensures adherence to technical, financial, personnel and administrative policies, procedures and controls. Prepares regular reports on operational as well as quality, health, safety and environmental performance;
  • Provides leadership to the LNG facility, oversee the execution of capital projects, plan and organize projects and maintenance activities of staff to minimize impact on LNG production commitments. Liaises with asset management, senior management and external agencies to obtain approval for capital and operating programs. Manages operating agreements, contracts, and vendor relationships; works with legal, procurement, contractors in the development of agreements and contracts;
  • Prepares the annual operating and/or capital budgets and put controls in place for the expenditures; ensure compliance with revenue requirements, manage costs, conduct regular variance reviews, recommends expenditures;
  • Oversees monthly and quarterly assessments and forecasts of organization's financial performance against budget, performance against financial and operational goals;
  • Ensures all manpower is employed productively and efficiently at all times in order to minimize cost and maximize output;
  • Manages a safe and healthy work place for staff and ensure health, safety and emergency requirements are met including adequate emergency coverage. Provides leadership of emergency situations as required;
  • Leads development of all operations procedures and work instructions and train the operations staff in the safe, reliable and efficient methods of LNG manufacturing through the general supervision of the Day Operations group;
  • Provides ongoing training of staff to form highly qualified teams in order 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/continuous re-training and development of operations staff;
  • Develops, implement and maintain effective procedures, new standards, protocols, processes and procedures, safety management systems, such as emergency response plans, staff training and environmental management systems; ensure facility is monitored for emergency and/or abnormal conditions;
  • Leads the effective coordination and communication between the support and business functions to achieve optimum solutions;
  • Maximizes the value generated for the Company. Optimizes the availability of the plant. 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 plant is operated and secured to appropriate efficiency standards;
  • Collaborate with other managers to contribute to the overall business targets, especially Engineering and Maintenance, HSPE, and HR. Represents the Senior Terminal Manager in his absence in addition to the normal duties.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • BS in Engineering (Chemical or Mechanical disciplines are preferred);
  • Minimum 15 years of Oil & Gas operations experience and 5 years of LNG operations experience in a similar position of responsibility and expertise in an operating LNG Liquefaction facility of similar magnitude and design;
  • Extensive technical knowledge of gas plant operations, including principles of gas processing, refrigeration, cryogenic metallurgy, LNG storage & transportation, gas supply, compressors, facilities, measurement, and pressure regulation.
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish
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Job Ref: 9668
Ensenada, Mexico
Other
Permanent

Technical Lead

   
Mentor IMC Group Technical Lead - Wind Turbine required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Saint- Naizaire, France  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
   
The individual will act as Technical Lead, working within a team of engineers and project managers, overseeing all activities from turbine design through to the manufacturing, assembly and offshore installation works until final hand over to operations team.    
   
The individual will be working as part of the project execution team with activities in multiple locations throughout Europe. The Technical Lead will provide support to the engineering lead
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
   
Manage technical interfaces  
Lead a team of a Technical and Electrical Engineer  
Lead design processes between the turbine packages, including the electrical, mechanical, structure, instrumentation, fire and HVAC disciplines.  
Ensure the qualification and acceptance of design modifications  
Technical risks management.  
Coordination of engineering resources (both internal and external) to address technical issues.  
Liaise with external professionals who provide technical expertise and project support in evaluation of operational and performance issues.  
Reporting on Progress to the package manager  
Represent the department in technical meetings both internally and with the suppliers.  
Coordinate technical communication exchanged with supplier  
Review technical and contract documents and specifications.  
   
   
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
   
Educated to Degree level in mechanical engineering, other engineering degrees, or similar  
IT literate with the ability to operate MS Office systems and other IT based project management software.  
Extensive technical knowledge of wind turbine technology.  
Experience of offshore wind turbines and offshore windfarm construction/contracts  
Good knowledge of industry standards and offshore regulations.  
Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.  
 
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Job Ref: 9663
France
ELECTRICAL ENG COMMISSIONING OFFSHORE
Contract

Rotating Equipment Engineer

ROTATING EQUIPMENT ENGINEER, required by our client to be hired on a long duration contract basis, located in Noida, India and Korea.  
 
 
PROJECT DURATION: 6-9 months India
         18- 24 months Korea
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Deliver rotating equipment engineering to ensure that the Project's requirements are executed to meet customer, applicable Classification, statutory rules and project specifications on time and within budget
  • Stewards the interfaces among the PMT and the EPC contractor's organization with respect to rotating equipment to ensure quality design
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with applicable Codes and Standards within the boundaries of the Basis of Design
  • Role is initially based in Noida, India for 6-9 months and will transition to fabrication / pre-commissioning in Korea for 18-24 months  
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Review of drawings reports and specifications for rotating equipment
  • Review technical bid evaluations, datasheets and technical specifications for rotating equipment
  • Review and approval of Vendor documents
  • Participate in HAZOP (as needed) to ensure a safe and reliable operation
  • Participate in vendor technical bid clarification meetings
  • Vendor document review and co-ordination with the other disciplines
  • Safety - Responsible for personal safety--safe working practices for the position
  • Experience with single and multistage centrifugal and positive displacement pump packages, single and multistage centrifugal and reciprocating compressor packages, pump and compressor auxiliary systems, centrifugal and positive displacement fans and blowers, gas turbines, diesel and gas engines  
 
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9659
New Dheli, India
MECHANICAL ROTATING ENG DESIGN OFFSHORE
Contract

Project Controls Manager

PROJECT CONTROLS MANAGER  
   
India  
   
   
A project controls manager is required by our client, to be hired one a contract basis, located Mumbai, India.  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • The Project Controls Manager is accountable for the implementation and maintenance of customer's project controls systems and procedures to support the successful management and delivery of the FPSO project in Mumbai, India
  • Accountable for the identification and communication of project issues related to cost, schedule, progress, estimating and project delivery risk using the various project controls systems
  • Stewards the schedule interfaces among the PMT and the EPC contractors' organizations with respect to plan and progress to identify potential schedule issues and suggest workarounds to maintain schedule.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • The Project Controls Manger will need the ability to liaise with all members of the project team, contractors and procurement to ensure project plans are accurate and up to date with the latest project intelligence at the company's office in Mumbai, India
  • Ability to perform critical schedule analysis
  • Interface with project personnel to develop project forecasts and analyse project costs
  • Liaise with Customer for reporting purposes
  • Preparation of monthly reports for the project.  Also prepare other financial analysis as required on an adhoc basis
  • Development and ownership of project schedules including maintenance of S-curves, physical progress tables and detailed progress tracking
  • Develop overall project schedule for engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and installation work with interdependencies in order to identify critical path activities
  • Review, advise and make recommendations on contractual requirements specifically relating to schedule and progress monitoring
  • Maintain, update and monitor progress on project schedule, including production of internal and external reports.
  • Support internal and external meetings to proactively drive schedule discussions & present material accordingly
  • Implement 'early warning' identification of potential schedule issues and drive options to reduce 'Cost to Recover' exposure
  • Identifying and communicating risk relating to the schedule produced
  • Ensure effective coordination and cooperation between other team members, particularly in regard to cost and planning (forecasting) Safety - Responsible for personal safety--safe working practices for the position.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Project Controls Manager/ Project Controls Management experience on an offshore / deepwater project working in a PMC environment
  • A recognized degree and/or relevant offshore oil/gas experience 
  • 15-20 years' experience in the oil & gas project controls environment
  • Strong computer skills, with experience of planning/scheduling using Primavera P6
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience using Excel and other Microsoft Office packages
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and prioritisation of work to achieve them
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills
  • Excellent organizational and coordination skills.
  • Must have strong management and leadership skills and also be capable of easily and productively working in a multi-cultural team environment.
  • Dynamic and enthusiastic approach is essential
 
If you are a Project Controls Manager in India looking for your next assignment, please don't hesitate to apply now.  
   
   
   
   
   
   
 
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Job Ref: 9658
Mumbai, India
PROJECT CONTROLS/SERVICES ENGS/MNGRS.OFFSHORE
Contract

HSE Advisor

   
   
HSE Advisor, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Geoje, South Korea.  
   
   
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 HSE Fabrication Team support to:
  • Project organisation
  • Site Organisations
  • Suppliers
  • Implementation of Supplier HSE Improvement Plans
  • Role model a safety culture that promotes effective management of HSE
  • Planning and coordination of HSE Improvement plans
  • Standardization of HSE Fabrication deliverables
  • Planning, execution and follow-up on HSE activities/registrations according to Orsted guidelines
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • HSE arrangements & fabrication activities
  • Incident investigations
  • Audits/evaluation of compliance with Employers Requirements
  • Stop Work Authority
  • Professional decision making related to delegated scope of work
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Relevant academic or technical background, eg at GSCE level or similar, with basic knowledge on HSE issues.
  • Preferable completed NEBOSH General or NEBOSH Construction to Diploma Level or similar.
  • Lead auditor / Internal auditor in ISO45001. Preferably also in ISO 14001.
  • Trained in Working at Height, Fire Awareness, First Aid and Confined Space
  • 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.
  • You 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. Besides English also mastering the local language.  
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9649
Geoje, Korea
HSE / SAFETY OFFICERS (PERMIT CO-ORD.) OFFSHORE
Contract

Upcomming Solar opportunities in Australia

UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES IN AUSTRALIA
Mentor has some exciting potential opportunities in Australia over the next few months and we are keen to hear from experienced Managers and Engineers within the Solar industry. 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: 9630
Australia
(HUC) HOOK-UP & COMMISSIONING ENGINEERS OFFSHORE
Contract

Offshore Logistic Electrical and Commissioning

OFFSHORE LOGISTIC ELECTRICAL AND COMMISSIONING MANAGER required by our client to be hired on a contract basis, located in Singapore.
 
 
Duration: 17 months - With option to extend up to 7 months  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
        
  • Responsible for coordination of logistics of personnel, material and equipment, Contract management and coordination of work scope with (sub)contractors.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • To plan and coordinate all offshore logistics for personnel, material and equipment
  • To purchase material and equipment needed or requested by offshore team for to establish their daily works
  • Participate in coordination and logistic planning meetings
  • To coordinate offshore technicians for to establish their daily offshore works.
  • Review RAMS supplied by contractors and the client
  • Manage the WA and RAMS process for suppliers, contractors and the client
  • Manage the overall commissioning progress with project planners
  • Report commissioning progress/participate in commissioning meetings.
  • To coordinate the maintenance service on all LV and aux. systems
  • To coordinate and manage defect rectification process with suppliers, contractors and the client
  • To manage contract and coordinate offshore activities with main suppliers and sub-contractors.
  • To coordinate and ensure the collaboration between commissioning team and document control management
  • Manage overall commissioning time schedule, including key milestones.
  • Coordinate and plan daily offshore logistics for personnel, material and equipment
  • Coordinate the offshore daily commissioning activities performed by suppliers, contractors and the client.
  • Ensure all LV and aux. systems are maintained within the required time
  • Ensure all defects cases are rectified within required time frame
  • Ensure that the commissioning activities are in compliance with the project HSE rules and local legislation.
  • Report offshore commissioning progress to the project and to the site & commissioning manager.
  • Contribute actively to evaluation of the project and capture lessons learnt throughout the project.
  • Coordinate supplier crew and offshore logistics.
  • To coordinate the maintenance service on all LV and aux. systems
  • To coordinate and manage defect rectification process with suppliers, contractors and the client
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Five years of relevant project experience required.
  • Good project management skills, coordination skills and a talent for driving solutions to achieve outcomes in a fast-paced environment.
  • Commissioning experience within the field of MV/HV equipment, SCADA, low voltage and utility installations and components.
  • Experience with offshore substation work.
 
 
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Job Ref: 9620
Singapore
LOGISTICS/TRAFFIC/SHIPPING OFFSHORE
Contract

Construction Superintendent

CONSTRUCTION SUPERINTENDENT required by our Client, an Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Mozambique, Africa.  
   
Duration: 12 months ongoing  
   
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
   
Provision of a qualified and experienced Construction Superintendent to report directly to LNG Construction Manager or designate. Duties, Functions and Responsibilities include:  
 
  • Provide leadership and supervision of construction related projects such as roads, drainage, other earthworks and foundations, fencing, airstrip, and other activities.  
  • Assist LNG Construction Manager as required in the management of the ASI and EPC works for the Mozambique LNG Project  
  • Strive to be aware of the cost and schedule implications of decisions, and raise any query that they have with the LNG Construction Manager
  • Monitor Contractor progress and quality and confirm they are acceptable. If progress and/or quality is not acceptable, inform and work with Management to improve performance to an acceptable level.  
  • Liaise, as necessary, with other parts of the Mozambique LNG project, such as Subsea, to ensure a consistent approach is taken to all project facilities in the civil/structural/geotechnical areas.  
  • Adherence to our Clients Core Values of Integrity & Trust, People & Passion, Open Communication, Servant leadership & Commercial Focus.  
  • Assure the project HSSE and Quality objectives are being followed.  
  • Report incidents and near misses immediately.  
  • Comply with a duty of care to ensure that safe practice is adhered to at all times. In addition to any specific accountability for HSSE, be accountable for ensuring that they adopt exemplary safe behaviors.  
  • Adhere to the Clients Business Principles at all times under Conduct, Our People, Society and HSSE and to participate in relevant training.  
  • Other tasks as required by LNG Construction Manager.  
   
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Job Ref: 9603
Afungi, Mozambique
Other
Contract

Lead QA/QC

LEAD QA/QC for an offshore project required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.  
 
Duration: 12 Months Ongoing   
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
Main accountabilities:  
 
The job holder is responsible for the preparation, implementation, coordination and reporting of all activities related to Quality Management for the Our Client's Project, and for the reporting at project level, for the duration of the Project.
 
 
Main interfaces: The job holder shall liaise actively with all the Project Package Managers (mainly) for all QA/QC related activities.
 
  • To develop, adapt and implement the Quality Management System (QMS) of the project (policies, plans, procedures and requirements for Contractors) on the basis of Company Quality charters, directives, rules and objectives, and to define, develop and implement the associated organization and means.
  • To adopt and demonstrate an exemplary behavior with regard to HSSE and to implement HSSE rules and requirements within his area of responsibility.
  • To assist the Project Director with the relations with Partners specifically regarding Quality Management matters and to participate in the preparation and participate (as required) to Workshops / Committee meetings with Partners
  • To ensure confidentiality of all the documentation related to Quality Management (whatever its support)
  • To be involved as needed in the action plan defined by Project Senior Management, as in all the other retrieval plans to solve Project issues and deficiencies.
  • To participate to Project Management meetings (Weekly/Monthly) and all required meetings.
  • To ensure adequate and timely reporting to the Project Director (reports / meetings) highlighting progress and areas of concern.
  • To use visits to work-sites to liaise with resident project personnel, and review any quality problems or difficulties they report.
  • To act as Feedback Representative for the Project towards Our Client's Headquarters
  • Gathers and validate 'lessons learnt' from all project team and provides feedback to Our Client's PJC/MSF.
  • To prepare and implement, in consultation with Project management, an Internal Audit Plan in order to ensure compliance with the QMS and to ensure that Project Quality reviews are regularly and properly conducted and that decided actions are diligently completed (actions monitoring)
  • To review as necessary Bidders/Contractor's key documents (e.g.: project execution plans, project quality plans, quality control plans, audit schedules and key project procedures), ensuring that they are in line with Project expectations and that they fulfil contract requirements.
  • To prepare and implement during the next phase of the project an External Audit Plan covering Contractors and Major Subcontractors in order to ensure enforcement of QMS requirements, and to monitor the External Audits findings & remarks, and any other reported Quality problems, through periodic meetings with Contractors
  • To adopt and demonstrate an exemplary behavior with regard to the Company Ethics and "Code of Conduct" policy.
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • To assist the Project Management team in the organization, implementation and audit of quality procedures related to the project (internal activities oriented);
  • To review and give advice on Contractors', Subcontractors' and suppliers' QA/QC Inspection & Test Plans for overall coherence and adequacy (format, document control and enforcement to Quality Specifications), with the knowledge that prime responsibility for Quality Control remaining with the Packages Managers and their teams;
  • Supervising functionally the QA/QC Leaders and Engineers assigned within the different Packages.
  • To define, organize and coordinate the Quality Surveillance of Contractors and of their main Subcontractors, organize Quality audits and visits in coordination with concerned Package Managers, and issue updated evaluations of their performance within the project;
  • To promote Quality in the project and provide Quality advice;
  • To define, develop, implement and control implementation of a Quality Management System for the project (external activities oriented) and assist the Project Management team and Work Package Managers in the organization and implementation of such Quality Management System;
  • To assist project management in the definition of organizational requirements per package, and the selection and coordination of QC personnel;
  • The communication of the project internally and with the Partners and on all matters related to Quality Management.
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Minimum Education: Engineer, or equivalent.
  • Minimum Experience: 15-20 years, and 5-10 years in a similar position, GOM Deepwater development experience
  • Required Skills /Certifications: Skilled in preparation and implementation of Project Quality management Systems, Proficient organizational ability and commitment to meeting deadlines, strong communication and presentation skills. Team worker capable of working autonomously.
  • Language Requirements: Fluent English required.
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Job Ref: 9602
Houston, TX
(QA) QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGS ONSHORE
Contract

I&C Engineer

I&C ENGINEER III required by our client, an international oil and gas Contractor, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.  
 
Duration: Permanent  
 
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Receives limited instruction on new assignments and acts with minimal supervision to develop methods and procedures.
  • Problems require choices from an array of alternatives. Responsible for assignments of basic complexity and regularly exercises independent judgment and makes recommendations.
  • Flexible to manage multiple and various responsibilities at the same time.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the Mission, Objectives, and the Caring Professional people model.
  • Follows through on commitments made to internal and external customers.
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering with 10 years' experience minimum, working in similar skill set position
  • PE Certification Recommended but not required
  • Basic software - MS Office
  • SPI/INTools
  • Instrucalc, CONVAL or equal
 
SKILLS REQUIREMENTS/JOB KNOWLEDGE
 
  • Ability to train junior engineers as required.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, governmental regulations, or comparable publications.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
 
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS/CAPABILTIES
 
  • Familiar with departmental and organizational knowledge. Seeks opportunities to broaden that knowledge.
  • Communicates effectively orally and in writing. Presents ideas clearly and in a professional manner.
  • Participates willing as a team member, contributes individual share of work.
  • Participation at various engineering organization i.e. ISA, PIP
 
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS
 
  • Ability to sit and work in front of a computer for the majority of the day.
  • Require minor lifting of files and/or boxes < 10 lbs.
  • The position requires the employee to work primarily in a climate controlled environment with minimal safety/health hazard potential.  
  • There will be interface with varies common office technology equipment such as computer, keyboard, printers, and related.  
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Job Ref: 9585
Houston, Texas
INSTRUMENT DCS ENGINEERING ONSHORE
Permanent

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.
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Job Ref: 9577
USA
Other
Contract

Project Manager

   
   
PROJECT MANAGER, required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Singapore.  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • To be fully responsible for the delivery of engineering projects on behalf of the client. This will include all technical, commercial, quality and HSE aspects associated with the projects.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Experience as a Project Manager or Project Engineer Manager for an engineering contractor or EPC contractor on an FPSO Topsides project
  • Ensuring compliance with the client's project performance procedures
  • Coordinating with and leading the project team, to ensure projects are delivered in accordance with the contract schedule, budget & scope and to the necessary quality.
  • Identifying and communicating the objectives for the project team in accordance with the contract terms, scope of work and company policy.
  • Ensuring repeat business from the Client.
  • Determining all matters affecting the implementation and operation of the contract.
  • Management Knowledge and Skills
  • Sound knowledge in all areas of project planning and execution.
  • Contract negotiation skills.
  • Project planning and progress tracking is mandatory.
  • Ability to track man hours and project related expenses.
  • Ability to identify risks and minimize the company's exposure to risks on projects.
  • Must possess a sound knowledge of cost analysis and other financial aspects of contract management.
  • Ability to identify areas of improvement in internal processes and recommend solutions.
  • Taking reasonable care for your own Health and Safety and the Health and Safety of others who may be affected by your actions.
  • Working with the Company to ensure a high standard of Environmental Health and Safety management by following the site EHS procedures. Ensuring compliance with all relevant quality standards/procedures in your area. This includes reporting any deviations from these standards/procedures, completing corrective actions and making recommendations to prevent similar deviations in the future.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • High level leadership skills with the ability to lead effectively, and to motivate and influence others to adopt company and project objectives.
  • Strong technical skills, including excellent understanding of typical Engineering and EPC Project requirements and engineering delivery for complex FPSO Topside projects
  • Excellent ability to express self-confidently, clearly, fluently, concisely and persuasively in spoken and written English.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to coordinate with and/or manage Clients, colleagues and staff effectively in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Problem resolution skills.
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with clients and contractors.
  • Bachelor or higher degree in Engineering in any fields.
  • Experience of working to ISO 9001-2000
  • Execution of feasibility studies and conceptual design, FEED, EPC, FPSO and detailed design projects
  • Solid engineering design background accompanied by strong construction and procurement experience.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred but not mandatory
  • MS Office.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9571
Singapore
PROJECT MANAGERS OFFSHORE
Permanent

Chief Estimator

SENIOR ESTIMATOR required by our Client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Houston, TX.    
     
   
Duration: 12 month-renewable contract      
   
   
Industry Sector: Oil & Gas    
   
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES       
 
  • Maintain high standards of professionalism and ethical behavior when representing the Company
  • Receive, review, schedule and make assignments for all RFP's and bid opportunities
  • Develop complete understanding of the project and proposal requirements to ensure fully responsive submissions
  • Identification and understanding of project risks to ensure that proper risk mitigation is included in the estimating and subcontractor scoping process
  • Perform detailed scope review meetings
  • Perform detailed estimate review meetings
  • Develop internal estimates for all work for comparison to subcontractor pricing
  • Organize, schedule, and lead Bid Week and Bid Day activities
  • Close out bids or final pricing for submission
  • Work with Operations to develop project staffing plans and assemble project General Conditions estimate
  • Work with Operations and Scheduling to coordinate approach to the project to ensure that the estimate reflects sequencing and durations
  • Work with individuals in other departments (Proposal Preparation, Safety, Quality, etc.) as part of developing a complete proposal submission
  • Work with owners, architects, consultants, and subcontractors during design, budgeting and estimating phases of negotiated and design build projects
  • Oversee and lead preconstruction type efforts including:
  • Constructability Reviews
  • Value Engineering exercises
  • Meeting and working with design professionals
  • Meeting and working with subcontractor partners
  • Successfully manage both internal and external relationships 
 
EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS    
 
  • BS in Engineering, Construction Management, or other related discipline
  • 15+ estimating experience with 5+ years as a Chief Estimator
  • Ability to lead and produce estimates at all phases of document completion
  • Proficient in both uni-format and CSI MasterFormat estimating
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
  • Strong interpersonal, creative solution and problem-solving skills, and the ability to multi-task
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Willing to travel on an as needed basis 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9561
Houston, TX
ESTIMATING ENGINEERS ONSHORE
Contract

Lead Instrumentation and Controls Engineer

LEAD INSTRUMENT & CONTROLS ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Singapore.  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • To establish, in cooperation with HOD, the specific requirements of work required for the department.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • To establish, in cooperation with HOD, the specific requirements of work required for the department.
  • To assist HOD in ensuring departmental compliance with the Company's Quality System and Procedures. Close coordination with the company QA Engineer is required.
  • To plan, allocate and monitor work within the Instrumentation & Control Department and provide weekly overall progress reports to HOD.
  • To assess the required technical knowledge and skills of engineers within the discipline, and to determine training needs.
  • To coordinate and work with other discipline heads on technical and departmental issues.
  • To participate in the Company's mentoring program to assist, train and/or mentor less experienced engineers.
  • To assess scope of work and to prepare discipline man-hour estimates for new project proposals.
  • To have an overviewing role on all projects. All discipline related SDC to be performed by the Head of Department or his/her nominated Senior Engineer(s).
  • To study project requirements to establish a project deliverables list.
  • To assist HOD in the annual performance review of staff in the department.
  • To coordinate with HOD for the purchase of additional software and other resources required for the discipline.
  • To assist the HR department with the review of CVs for recruitment.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Experience in the management of a team of engineers.
  • Must have experience in managing design projects.
  • Experience in the execution of conceptual design, feasibility studies, PMC, FEED, detail design, procurement support, construction, testing and commissioning
  • Experience in the evaluation of technical bids and vendor drawing reviews.
  • Experience in the manhour estimation for the preparation of proposals and bids.
  • Preparation and review of specifications, data sheets, sizing calculations for flow elements, control valves and safety relief valves, technical requisitions, instrument schedule, I/O Schedule, Cause and Effect diagrams, logic diagrams, loop diagrams, hook-up diagrams, instrument interconnection diagrams, instrument location drawings, cable routing drawings and bills of material.
  • Must have knowledge in the selection and specification for control and automation systems, (DCS, PLC, SCADA, HMI), flow metering skids, on-line analysers, ESD Systems, fire and gas detection systems, telecommunication and public address systems, access control systems etc.
  • Familiarity with international codes, standards and regulations in process instrumentation and control engineering.
  • Solid technical background.
  • Good leadership skills with the ability to lead effectively, and to motivate and influence others to adopt company and department objectives.
  • Mid-level strategic orientation capabilities of understanding the business beyond a single function; showing clear long-term focus and contributes to the overall company objective.
  • Ability to motivate and provide technical guidance to the Instrumentation & Control Department.
  • Good spoken and written communication capability with senior management and Clients, as well as with colleagues and staff at all levels.
  • Assessment, evaluation and reporting skills.
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills to be able to coordinate in a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Good planning and time management skills.
  • Trouble shooting skills.
  • SmartPlant - Instrumentation
  • In Tool / MS Access/ MathCAD / Microsoft Projects / MS Office / AutoCAD
  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Instrument & Controls Engineering.
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9553
Singapore
INSTRUMENT DESIGN OFFSHORE
Permanent

Senior Mechanical Engineer

SENIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER, required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Singapore.  
   
   
Duration: Permanent  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Responsible for the control, production and quality of mechanical design and analysis deliverables and ensuring that all deliverables are issued in accordance with the project schedule and in accordance with the Client Quality Management System
  • The job holder will assist with the development of man-hour estimates for proposals.
 
 
Reports to: Head of Piping  
 
    
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Carryout mechanical engineering activity in the design & review of in-house, client and vendor documentation including static and rotating equipment.
  • Pressure vessel/heat exchanger design and calculation checking.
  • The establishment and maintenance of systems and procedures within the mechanical function, in accordance with the Company's QA procedures.
  • Checking and Approval of mechanical specifications, reports, drawings, calculations & procedures.
  • Review of vendor document quotations from technical perspective including calculations, general arrangements, and datasheets.
  • Assist with scheduling and resourcing of project mechanical teams & activities.
  • Liaising with Client colleagues & clients on projects.
  • Reporting to functional lead/project manager.
  • Review Pressure vessel/heat exchanger designs and check calculations against international standards and client's specification (ASME VIII, TEMA, PD5500).
  • Production of mechanical handling schedules & weight estimations.
  • Assist Proposals Department with man-hour estimates and CTR's for mechanical discipline
  • Able to work flexibly within a team and on own initiative, in particular developing and maintaining close working relationships with internal and external colleagues and clients.  
  • Good skills and knowledge over a broad area of the business with the ability to understand working practices within other areas, in particular maintaining close working relationship with other functional engineering departments.
  • Logical thinking and the ability to follow processes
  • Fully competent in own area of expertise with a sound understanding of associated procedures and processes.
  • Communication & Influence - Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to respond quickly and accurately and able to provide professional representation when corresponding with clients
  • Analysis & Problem Solving - Proactive approach to identify problems, with the ability to think creatively in order to provide a logical solution
  • Accountability for Results - A well organised self-starter with a positive outlook and a clear focus to get the job done in an environment of rapidly changing priorities against challenging deadlines.
  • Make technical decisions and ensure solutions are implemented
  • Responsible for supervising and ensuring satisfactory work output from less experienced engineers, including co-ordination of workload and identification of areas for continual improvement.
  • Personal Development - Commitment to remain up-to-date with job related technical requirements and take ownership for expansion of own area of understanding and expertise
  • Initiative to identify, put forward & follow up recommendations for improvement to enhance own performance within the role.
  • Taking reasonable care for your own Health and Safety and the Health and Safety of others who may be affected by your actions.
  • Working with the Company to ensure a high standard of Environmental Health and Safety management by following the site EHS procedures. Ensuring compliance with all relevant quality standards/procedures in your area. This includes reporting any deviations from these standards/procedures, completing corrective actions and making recommendations to prevent similar deviations in the future.
  • Grows the Business - Helps to grow and develop Client  in a way that is consistent with the Group strategy and contributes to operational, financial and business growth goals.
  • Makes Effective Decisions - Gathers evidence and applies judgement to analyse problems and evaluate options in a logical and systematic way, in order to cut through complexity and ambiguity to arrive at sound decisions that enable business growth in a timely manner.
  • Supports Change - Is open to change, ambiguity and transformation, identifying opportunities for innovation, creativity and growth.  Taking personal responsibility for successfully embedding strategic change across the organisation.
  • Leads Self and Others - Leads with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm, aligning self and others to deliver the values and business strategy of Client .
  • Communicates and Influences - Communicates and influences others, presenting information clearly and adapting styles to meet audience needs and achieve business outcomes.
  • Collaborates and Partners - Promotes trust and respect in all relationships, actively listens and integrates others' perspectives and offers constructive challenge, supports teamwork and collaborates across boundaries to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Develops Capability - Has a strong focus on continuous learning and development for self and others, building capability and sharing talent across the organisation.
  • Achieves Superior Performance - Has a commercial and sustainable mind-set to deliver results on time, on budget and to a high quality, ensuring that all activities adhere to safety standards, add value and contribute to growth for the Client  Group business.
  • Delivers with Focus - Takes initiative to anticipate challenge and ensure performance is delivered with energy and perseverance, taking responsibility and accountability to respond flexibly and ensure quality outcomes.
  • Exceeds Client Expectations - Expends effort to ensure maximum internal and external client satisfaction, through building excellent stakeholder relationships and striving to exceed client expectations through the delivery of quality products and services.
  • Provides Professional Expertise - Maintains own professional knowledge, skills and understanding within their specific area of expertise, and effectively applies and shares their expertise to support business operations and growth.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
   
  • Intermediate: Word & Excel
  • Significant experience in specification & design of static & rotating equipment
  • Proven work experience in industrial or offshore mechanical design & equipment, (including stress analysis) and mechanical project execution (including scheduling & resourcing)
  • Knowledge of international codes & standards including ASME & API
  • Experience of 3rd party inspectorates such as DNV, ABS, Lloyds
  • Experience in Offshore/ FPSO
  • Experience of working with Oil & Gas Industry equipment 
    • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical / BEng (hons) in Mechanical Engineering
 
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9552
Singapore
Other
Permanent

Senior Process Engineer

SENIOR PROCESS ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Singapore.  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • To execute work in compliance with project requirements and the Company's quality system.
  • To review the project execution schedule and develop detailed schedules for electrical design activities.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Production of documents including, but not limited to studies, calculations, reports, specifications and datasheets
  • Prepare manhour estimations for tenders.
  • Production of drawings, but not limited to, P&IDs, PFDs, flow schedules, UFDs etc.
  • Occasional site visits
  • Assistance with tender packages including tender documents, scope of work etc.
  • Assist the Head of Department in assessing the requirements for staff training and the technical performance of staff.
  • Assist the Head of Department in the management of the department workload.
  • Participate in the Company's mentoring program to assist and mentor younger, less experienced engineers.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Assist the lead engineer as required to enable the process deliverable execution
  • Provide technical support and coaching to process engineers within the project team
  • Be knowledgeable with applicable legislation and standards such as Norsok / API / HSE and ensure the project complies with client specifications, international codes and standards and Client standards.
  • Ensure that the process deliverables are produced and issued and in accordance with the project schedule and deliverables registers.
  • Identify any changes to the project scope and ensure the necessary change notes and associated documentation is raised.
  • Understand the client's requirements to ensure that the project meets their expectations when delivered.
  • Ensure that the required quality of work is maintained by the checking process
  • Communicate with the client through Technical Query / Email / Telephone / Video Conference
  • Attend client HAZOP, HAZID, design review and clarification meetings
  • Organise and participate in internal design review meetings
  • Vendor package interfacing
  • Incorporation of client P&ID review comments
  • Attend other Client offices as required to assist in the project development
  • Checking and generation of process engineering documents (focus expected to be on checking)
  • Generation of fixed price and budget proposals
  • Approval of process engineering documents (Approval capability may be assigned in specific circumstances)
  • Conversant with Microsoft software packages including Word & Excel
  • Fully conversant in the understanding & interpretation of P&IDs and PFDs
  • Significant experience in a process engineering role, preferably within the oil & gas industry.
 
 
QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Report writing skills.
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills to be able to coordinate in a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Resourceful in researching for technical knowledge.
  • Be able to motivate and provide technical guidance to a team of engineers.
  • Ability to communicate with senior management.
  • Ability to communicate with and develop long term relationships with clients.
  • Single / Multi-Phase hydraulic analysis software (steady state and transient).
  • Process simulation software.
  • MS Office
  • Fully conversant with discipline specific software design tools including simulation programs such as Hysys and other process software such as Flare System Analyser, Flaresim and PipeNet
  • Taking reasonable care for your own Health and Safety and the Health and Safety of others who may be affected by your actions.
  • Working with the Company to ensure a high standard of Environmental Health and Safety management by following the site EHS procedures. Ensuring compliance with all relevant quality standards/procedures in your area. This includes reporting any deviations from these standards/procedures, completing corrective actions and making recommendations to prevent similar deviations in the future.
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9551
Singapore
Other
Permanent

HSSE Director

DIRECTOR HSSE required by our Client, an Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Houston, TX.    
   
     
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES    
     
HSSE Leadership, Programs, and Brand    
     
Cultural leader for building and protecting our Clients LNG health, safety, security, and environmental brand    
Responsible for representing our Clients with customers, the LNG industry, partners, communities, employees, investors, and other stakeholders    
Directs the development, implementation and maintenance of an overall health, safety, security, and environmental program for our Client.    
Maintains a thorough understanding of HSSE best practices and regulatory requirements.    
Actively participates and supports our Clients VPs, Directors, Managers, and Contractors in group and individual safety communications and recognition programs    
Responsible for the development, implementation and management of all safety programs and procedures that minimize the frequency and severity of personal injuries and accidents of all types from the office to construction to operations    
Participates in various HSSE associations with customers, contractors, and across our Clients companies    
Provides leadership and assistance in all emergency and security situations    
     
HSSE Review and Reporting    
     
Responsible for the safety and industrial health regulatory review and reporting process for OSHA, and other regulatory bodies    
Responsible for all safety and environmental records and integrated reporting for our Client, its contractors, and joint ventures    
Works closely with our Clients compliance function to ensure adherence to all applicable safety, health, and environmental regulations and guidelines mandated by federal, state and local governments    
Reviews contractor HSSE plans and provides HSSE requirements and oversight for project development and EPC phases of projects    
Performs or oversees HSSE audits and inspections. Responsible for the safety and industrial health audit process in determining compliance with safety rules, fire prevention programs, and safety and industrial health guidelines, regulations and legislation    
Responsible for the system data analysis regarding accident and injury/illness reports, OSHA 300 weekly logs and OSHA 300A annual summaries and BLS reporting requirements of employee injuries and illnesses    
     
Collaboration with Corporate, Security, Compliance and JV Operations    
     
Advises, guides, counsels and makes recommendations on security for our Clients employees and its joint ventures in close coordination with the Asset Management organization and Joint Venture Operations    
Supports Asset Management as requested to staff and stand-up permanent JV HSSE organizations    
Working closely with the Corporate and Compliance functions, supports Compliance in ensuring compliance and positive relationship between the business and regulatory agencies    
Advises, guides, counsels and makes recommendations on safety and industrial health issues and/or corporate policies involving employee safety, industrial health, and wellness    
Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).    
     
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS    
     
Bachelor's Degree safety or health related field and/or a minimum of 15+ experience in the LNG (preferred), oil & gas or closely related industry    
     
     
Skills and Abilities    
     
Possesses the personality, enthusiasm and commitment to our Clients core values that promote cooperation, respect, and a culture of safety, wellness, environmental stewardship, and caring    
Experience with developing and leading health, safety, security, and environmental programs    
Strong written and verbal communication skills    
Strong interpersonal skills in working well with executives, employees, communities, customers, and joint venture partners    
Builds and maintains strong business and LNG industry relationships    
Discretion, good judgment, and decision-making, as well as adept management of complex situations    
Experienced in working with joint ventures, with EPC contractors, and LNG (preferred) and/or hydrocarbon operations    
Computer skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office Software, as well as database systems utilized to track, analyze and report various safety related information    
Houston Office location with travel to project sites    
     
Measures of Success    
     
Programmatically and behaviourally leads our Client to world-class HSSE results and culture    
Leads organization to top decile safety and environmental performance compared with the heavy industrial/oil & gas construction and operations    
Demonstrates awareness of conditions that affect employee safety, well-being, and security, enforcement of safety rules and procedures, and monitors uses safety statistics for continuous improvement    
Works effectively with our Clients corporate health, safety, security, and environmental departments as well as other companies to leverage the companywide HSSE brand and best practices    
Fosters an atmosphere of collaboration and teamwork through our Client and its joint ventures.    
Establishes programs, controls, monitors performance, and takes corrective action    
 
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Job Ref: 9549
Houston, TX
HSE / SAFETY ENGINEERS DESIGN ONSHORE
Contract

Structural Engineer

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER required by our client, an international oil and gas Contractor, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Houston, TX.  
Duration: 6 months    
   
POSITION SCOPE    
Our client is a leader in the development and supply of Single-Point Mooring (SPM) systems, and is engaged in research involving new and improved tanker mooring systems and associated components. Projects range from preliminary design studies to major engineering, fabrication, and procurement projects that include installation and commission. Projects supplied by Our client include marine terminals for product import / export, turrets, tower yoke and spread moorings for tanker based floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO / FSO) systems installed in water depths ranging from 30 feet to 5,000 ft. Our client is currently looking for a Structural Engineer.  
The Structural Engineer uses expertise to perform analysis, design, site supervision, coordination, monitoring and control of hull and appurtenance components, deck to hull connection structures, tendon piles and tendon support buoys and hull internal and external outfittings. Regularly takes a lead role in assigned projects.  
   
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
  • Assists in the field arrangement, deck and hull layout based on structural considerations.
  • Interfaces with other disciplines such as facilities, global performance, riser, tendon and outside suppliers / subcontractors to define the loads and other requirements on the structures to be designed.
  • Performs preliminary analysis and design for the deck structure for hull and deck/hull connection design purpose.
  • Interfaces with deck design contractor for the transfer and explanation of the client deck design.
  • Performs analysis and design for the deck/column connections, column top bracing system as well as the walkway on top of it and the internal reinforcement.
  • Interfaces with desk design contractor for the loads and fabrication tolerances.
  • Performs analysis and design of the SCR porches.
  • Interfaces with client for requirements on the number of SCR and the SCR loads on the SCR support.
  • Interfaces with the SCR receptacle vendor for their analysis, design, fabrication and supply of the SCR's that will be installed on the support porches.
  • Performs analysis and design for the riser keel support.
  • Interfaces with riser group for the load information.
  • Performs analysis and design for the riser guard structure.
  • Interfaces with the client to confirm the design impact energy.
  • Interfaces with riser guard rope net supplier for their design and fabrication of the net and the accessories.
  • Supervises the installation and pre-tensioning of the riser guard in place.
  • Interfaces with other disciplines to identify the needs for outfittings.
  • Performs analysis, design and fabrication supervision for the outfittings.
  • Performs tendon pile analysis and design, as well as the tendon support buoy structure for the TLP mooring system.
  • Provides other project support in structural / marine / mooring analysis and design.
  • Provides progress and work reports to specific Project Engineers as required.
  • Writes and delivers technical papers for publication.
 
RELATIONSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • 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 functions as a technical leader or a significant contributor to a major complex problem and/or project.  
  • 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.
  • At least six to ten years relevant experience or MS degree plus four to six years experience.
  • PhD with two to five years experience.
  • Recognized nationally as an expert and consultant in specialized engineering areas
  • Ability to evaluate all business factors related to project / program and make sound recommendations that meet broad goals and company priorities
  • Specialist knowledge of at least one MODEC or related product line or significant knowledge of multiple technologies, products and applications.
  • Demonstrated mastery of an area of engineering which may cross engineering and scientific disciplines
  • Demonstrates proficiency in mentoring, thinking creatively and project planning.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply advanced laws, principles, theorems and mathematics or industry knowledge in the improvement and development of technologies.
  • Consistently demonstrates creativity and innovation in finding solutions and alternatives
  • Solid understanding of internal economic factors (cost, margins, profit impact of decisions) affecting assignment areas.
  • Must be proficient in use of CAD and Database systems related to Engineering functions.
 
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Job Ref: 9546
Houston, TX
STRUCTURAL TOPSIDES ENG DESIGN OFFSHORE
Contract

Senior Project Manager

[SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER] required by our client, an international construction Contractor, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Canonsburg,  PA
Duration: Permanent  
   
MAIN REQUIREMENTS
  • Based out of Pennsylvania office. Extensive travel and possibility of staying on-site for extended period of times.
  • Engineering degree preferred. Or construction management degree
  • Experience with a heavy civil contractor. Geotechnical is not a must.
  • Experience managing JV partners
  • Experience managing subcontractors
 
POSITION SCOPE  
  • Provides overall management for multiple base business projects or runs one large complex project at a time.
  • Proficient with bidding and job costing procedures
  • Ability to make recommendations for project related decisions such as bidding, estimating and risk assessment
  • Ability to meet with clients; create and deliver presentations; and negotiate contracts
  • Ability to manage in-house and subcontracted engineering services
  • Proven experience with managing client meetings; screening and evaluating of project opportunities; and creation of presentations concerning project work
  • Experience with Joint Venture projects
 
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES  
  • Ensure that all of clients' and OSHA safety regulations are met and enforced; bottom line responsibility for safety
  • Assist in business development, risk assessment, bid preparation, selling and closing new work
  • Assist in contract negotiation and oversees subcontractor procurement
  • Oversee all aspects of a project in accordance with the Our clients' Project Management Manual
  • Responsible for designs, submittals, material ordering, pre-job planning and scheduling
  • Create and review job budgets, cost reports, forecasts and cash flows
  • Primary contact for clients and subcontractors
  • Manage A/R collections
  • Coordinate, review and submit project change orders, extra work orders, and back charge documentation
  • Analyze, develop and submit claims
  • Coordinate with the Regional Manager and Risk Manager for support and overall strategy
  • Ensure that all our clients' policies are followed (safety, quality, travel, drug testing, HR, etc.)
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or Construction Management
  • Minimum 7 years of experience construction equipment, techniques, drawings, specifications, building materials, surveying, design, and/or consulting geotechnical work
 
Physical Requirements:
  • Lift, carry, pull and push at least 40 pounds
  • Travel per the company travel policy, often overnight and away from home
 
Mental Requirements:
  • Converse effectively using both verbal and written communication.
  • Make decisions and assume accountability
  • Concentrate on tasks
  • Demonstrate ability to manage stress and emotions as related to the workplace
  • Attention to detail
  • Identify and resolve conflict
  • Assess safety and risk
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Job Ref: 9525
Canonsburg, PA
PROJECT MANAGERS ONSHORE
Permanent

Business Development Consultant

 
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in London, UK.
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • The primary objective of the Sales/Business Development Consultant will be to assist in the business development and sales of Project related Resource Services encompassing.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Develop and cultivate in-depth and robust relationships with key decision makers and stakeholders within the company's current and future clients in the region
  • Nurture and protect client relationships and ensure that the companies' 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
  • Carry out high level and varied business development activities with Mentor IMC's clients which includes attending client meetings, promoting the companies range of services, and engaging in all matter of relationship building opportunities.
  • Represent and promote the company at any client-facing events and ensure that the company is invited to and represented at any current or future tendering opportunities.
  • support internal colleagues in the supply of relevant technical engineering CVs and champion the cause of each contractor supplied by company to the client
  • Network and information gather on current and future projects in the region and report this information to the relevant colleagues within the company
  • Act as a mediator, a diplomat, a technical advisor and facilitator of all contractor or client related problem solving
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Degree Qualified
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in the renewable energies/Oil and Gas Market
  • Experience in Project resourcing for major projects
  • Experience in Tendering /Bid Management for Global organisations
  • Working knowledge of contract preparation, basic financial analysis.
  • Strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Self-starter and entrepreneurial
 
 
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Job Ref: 9496
London, UK
Other
Permanent

Project Interface Engineer

INTERFACE ENGINEER, required by our client, an international oil and gas Operator, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Noida, India.
 
 
POSITION SCOPE
 
  • Manage and coordinate project interface engineering activities on a deepwater FPSO project in a safe, efficient, cost effective and timely manner.
  • Act as primary technical co-ordination interface with Certifying Verification Authority (CVA) to ensure that their expectations are satisfied.
  • Proactively resolve queries from the CVA as they arise.
  • Ensure the project conforms to the customer's approved Basis of Design and all applicable regulatory and code requirements.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Visibly support the clients Program and maintain HSE focus within the team to ensure HSE requirements included in all interface activities involving design, procurement and installation.
  • Ensure the implementation of an effective risks and opportunities management system.
  • Ensure the design and installation teams are aware of and comply with customer's requirements and applicable regulations and codes.
  • Ensure clear lines of responsibility, clear split of scope of work, clear communication channels and decision-making processes throughout the project organization.
  • Develop “team spirit” throughout the project for maximum understanding and ownership of project goals at all levels to enhance project performance.
  • Interface with staff responsible for resolution of all technical interface issues with the CVA and ensure responses address the issues and are closed out in a timely manner
  • Escalate issues if needed into systems or the product team leadership to resolve.
  • Monitor the closure of all identified interfaces in the interface register and proactively search for other areas in the project which may require an interface in the future.
  • Ensure compliance with requirements of the contract.
  • Interfaces with various project team members to resolve issues which requires effective communication, initiative, flexibility and an ability to induce collaboration.
  • Accurate, timely and effective reporting to the Interface Manager or his delegate.
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Degree in Engineering
  • Experience on offshore execution teams involving the delivery, installation and hookup of an FPSO /FPU will be of particular interest.
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in offshore oil and gas industry
  • Strong Coordination skills
  • Strong and broad technical knowledge across most aspects of oil and gas development
  • Sound knowledge of project execution processes and tools, including interface resolution
  • Must have strong management and leadership skills and be capable of easily and productively working in a multi-cultural team environment.
  • Ability to handle problems and difficult situations under pressure circumstances
  • Dynamic and enthusiastic approach is essential
  • Previous technical, practical and leadership experience in the FPSO/FPPU deepwater environment.
 
 
 
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Job Ref: 9473
Noida, India
PROJECT ENGINEERS OFFSHORE
Contract

Lead Topside Instruments and Controls Engineer

LEAD TOPSIDES INSTRUMENTS & CONTROLS ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a contract basis, located in Mumbai / New Delhi, India.  
   
   
Reports to: Engineering Manager or Delegate  
   
   
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Stewards all phases of instrumentation engineering to ensure that the Project's requirements, as detailed in the Technical Specifications, for all instrument engineering are executed per customer's needs and expectations  
  • Stewards instrumentation engineering aspects of the Project with other discipline leads as necessary  
  • Stewards the interfaces among the PMT and the EPC contractor's organization with respect to instrumentation to ensure quality design  
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with applicable Codes and Standards within the boundaries of the Basis of Design  
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Provide overall instrumentation engineering technical leadership and expertise
  • Steward the EPC contractor's activities with respect to instrumentation including:  
- Detail instrumentation engineering    
- Review of instrumentation logic and loop diagrams    
- Review of development and design of the I&C system    
- Review of selection, specification and inspection of instrumentation components    
- Review of procurement of tagged items including preparation of specifications, bid evaluations, bid tabulations, bid recommendations, etc.    
- Provide input on instrumentation estimates for weight control report  
  • Review, evaluate, and advise:  
- Instrument specifications, logic and loop diagrams    
- Compliance with design methods and safety factors to be used in design of project. Reviews completed design for correctness, compliance and operability    
- Operability of the unit for start-up, normal, turndown and shutdown modes. Reviews design basis for abnormal operating conditions    
- Technical bid tabulations for instruments and instrumentation systems    
- Provide input for shop tests and Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs), protocols and the events themselves
  • Participate in I&C technical specification preparation and bid tabulations  
  • Participate in Hazardous Operations (HAZOP) reviews  
  • Supervise and coordinate personnel working on assigned projects.  
  • Manage project related internal and external communications with customers, suppliers and project personnel.  
  • Keep stakeholders informed with regular reporting on instrumentation progress  
  • Coordinate between designers, procurement and logistics personnel  
  • Safety - Responsible for personal safety--safe working practices for the position and reports, etc.  
 
 
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • Instrument & Controls engineering experience on FPSO/FPU execution teams
  • Experience in planning and management of others is desirable.  
  • Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 15 years' experience in offshore oil and gas industry with a focus on leading the I&C discipline on offshore and FPSO/FPU projects
  • Strong and broad technical knowledge across most aspects of offshore oil and gas development
  • Sound knowledge of I&C engineering processes and tools
  • Must have strong management and leadership skills and be capable of easily and productively working in a multi-cultural team environment.  
  • Ability to handle problems and difficult situations under pressure circumstances  
  • Dynamic and enthusiastic approach is essential  
 
 
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Job Ref: 9462
New Delhi, India
Other
Contract

Senior Instrumentation Engineer

Senior Instrumentation Engineer  
 
Principal 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. 

RELATIONSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES:
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. Qualifications 
BS Degree in Engineering. Recognized nationally as an expert and consultant in specialized engineering areas. Demonstrates mastery of an area of engineering which may cross engineering and scientific disciplines. 
Years of experience is less important than type, depth and breadth of experiences. 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. 
Knowledge and ability to design of safety system (SIS), fire and gas mapping and detection, emergency shutdown systems and SIL levels. 
Working knowledge of ISA and IEC standards. 
Ability to participate in HAZOPS and HAZIDS. 
Hands on field experience in commissioning a plus.
Experience with different instrumentation technologies such as sand and corrosion detection, multi-phase flow, strain gauges and angle monitoring. 
Ability to evaluate all business factors related to project / program and make sound recommendations that meet broad goals and company priorities. 
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Job Ref: 9421
Houston, TX
INSTRUMENT DCS ENGINEERING OFFSHORE
Contract

Onshore Substation Construction Supervisor

ONSHORE SUBSTATION CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR required by our client to be hired on a contract basis, located in Taichung, Taiwan.  
 
 
POSITION SCOPE  
 
  • Site representation at Onshore Substations in relation to supervision and inspection of civils construction activities and site records.
 
 
PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Support the CM and HSE with monitoring supervision of Safety, Health & Welfare on site (responsibility level as for all project participants, and not as for the project HSE Mgr.)
  • Assist and contribute to the identification of specific deliverables as required in the project documentation.
  • Monitoring, Inspecting and reporting of Progress of (Contractor and their Sub-Contractors) constructions according to Program & reporting to CM
  • Review of all documents at site/construction/Installation and manufacturing level to ensure that the most current approved revisions are being managed and controlled.
  • Reporting on & ensuring administration of all quality control & inspection activities
  • Liaise and report to affected Project Managers on all aspects of quality matters as required.
  • Monitoring and recording of the Quality of the works according to Employers/Designer Requirements, Quality Plan incl. latest forwarded technical specifications and standards incl. check of equipment, reports and traceability & providing input to the review of method statements etc.; Inspect, witness and verify dim. checks and tests of structures & foundations
  • Review of Design, Construction and workshop drawings, Final Documentation and As-Built , life time records as required.
  • Support CM in arranging, witnessing and/or participating in all meetings, FAIs, inspections, FATs, SATs etc. as required.
  • Support in coordination, logistics, installation and inspection of Employer/Contractor & supplier equipment deliveries to be incorporated into the permanent works and storage
  • Final acceptance inspections for handover of the whole works or part thereof Complete documentation and input to Field Observation Reports (ongoing snag list)
  • Assist the CM and Technical Quality Engineer in preparation and/or maintenance of quality plans, Quality Activity Schedules/check sheets and construction quality activities and ensuring all aspects of the project quality doc. is up to date & in line with requirements
  • Compile, record and provide accurate records of daily work activities (DPR) and inspections to CM.
  • Review/input and verification of the as-built documentation including review of traceability of records.
  • Provide practical input to and follow up on implementation of construction relevant communication Technical Queries (TQ), RFI (Request for Information), Communication Forms (CF), NCR, Snagging and variations to the Contract (VO/VOR) etc. as may be required to expedite the project.
  • Contribute actively and continually to evaluation of the project and capture lessons learnt and value engineering throughout the project.
 
 
QUALIFICATIONS  
 
  • BSc or Technician within civil engineering/civil works
  • Recommended 3-5 years of relevant work experience within onshore construction works and quality disciplines.
  • Technically strong, adaptable, works well in teams, strong communication abilities, good English skills both writing and verbal.
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Job Ref: 9420
Taichung, Taiwan
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.
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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.  
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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.
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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
Contract
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