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Engineering Lead (Onshore LNG)

  • Job reference: 925894
  • Location: London
  • Salary: EUR550 - EUR650 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 07/06/2019

Our client, a major international oil & gas operator, require an Engineering Leader for a long term contract opportunity based in the UK and then the Middle East.

Roles responsibilities:

 Act as the FEED Engineering Lead towards the FEED Contractor for any matter pertaining to the Agreement.

 Supervise the FEED Contractor overall activities and ensure their compliance with project specifications, schedule, budget and safety practices.

 Be the single focal point and relay all contractual matters and official correspondences from the FEED Contractor towards the Engineering Manager.

 Provide, in close coordination with the Engineering Manager, the FEED Contractor with specific instructions wherever required for the good execution of the Project.

 Ensure, in close coordination with the Engineering Manager, the FEED Contractor engineering design consistency, optimization, operability, flexibility and constructability which implies engineering inter-disciplines check/management.

 Report to Engineering Manager on FEED Contractor progress, highlighting critical issues and potential changes to basis for design, as early as possible, anticipate problems, and propose mitigations & remedial actions.

 Initiate and coordinate dedicated studies, workshops and project technical reviews with the support of discipline Engineers.

 Follow interfaces development that may affect the project planning and the plant integrity/operability in relation with the Interface and Engineering Manager.

 Follow Digital Plant development in relation with the Data Steward to ensure full compliance with the Company Quantum program objectives.

 Communicate and applies the H3SE policies of the Company and ensure the engineering is developed accordingly.

 Supervise on behalf of Company the FEED Contractor day-to-day activities.

 Create a proactive and efficient relationship with the FEED contractor which implies day to day and close coordination with its Contractor counterparts.

 Submit draft proposal to his hierarchy for any official letters destined to the FEED contractor.

 Assist the Engineering Manager in coordinating the Company Process resident.

 Participate to the Weekly and Monthly meetings with the FEED Contractor and validate on behalf of Company decisions on required actions and associated due dates.

 Review and validate on behalf of Company weekly and monthly reports produced by the FEED Contractor.

 Review and follow all technical exchanges, and prevent FEED Contractor stand-by/delays by ensuring timely reply from Company of the FEED Contractor technical queries, interface task sheets and deviation requests.

 Challenge the FEED Contractor, monitor and promote optimization of the plant design considering alternatives design, optimizing works and schedule.

 Ensure the timely review of the FEED contractor engineering documents by Company resident and central engineering team and approve deliverables he is in charge of or for which an arbitration or a decision might be required, based on the inputs from the discipline leaders.

 Organize necessary technical meetings, workshops and reviews with FEED Contractor and Company and follow the findings closures.

 Provide assistance to technical audits (HAZOP, PTR, etc.) and follow the findings closures.

 Ensure the final documentation is correctly finalized according to latest engineering studies performed, punch list review included.


Professional experience:

 Engineer specialized in project or engineering management with extensive experience in oil & gas projects.

 The candidate must also have skills in main design disciplines such as Process, Safety and/or piping/layout.

 Previous experience in contractor management is required.

 Concept design / FEED stages of projects in the LNG and/or Oil & Gas industry and large onshore grass root projects.


 Degree qualified in Engineering or similar.

Technical competencies:

 The candidate must be able to interact with specialists and local companies.

 Experience in LNG Plant.

The successful application will be rewarded with a competitive day rate and benefits package.

To apply or for further information, please submit CV applications.

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