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Engineering Manager

  • Job reference: 928921
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Management / Consultancy
  • Date posted: 02/12/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Engineering Manager, based in Aberdeen.

Required to travel to Algeria on a regular basis.

Responsibilities will include:
Provide input to cost estimates and execution plans for each of the projects.
TQ, Management of Change, development of basis of design and statement of requirements for facility modifications / projects.
Execution of engineering deliverables including the engineering execution plan, schedule, budget, document controls and personnel staffing.
Identify problems and coordinate with the engineering team to correct.
Review work with Asset, management and project leads. Will lead and ensure the Scope of Work is fully defined and agreed with the Asset. Any areas of concern / uncertainty will be identified and recorded.
Administrative and technical management of the Project Engineering team on a project.
Ensure work is being coordinated between the other departments, offices, fabrication and construction to meet project requirements. External Contractors working on the projects (in relation to Engineering) will be the responsibility of the Engineering Manager. To ensure that the contractors engineering and design are delivering in line with Company / Country standards.
Understand contractual requirements and communicate to the Engineering Team.
Proactively ensure effective management of change.
Ensure all engineering reporting is completed to required standards, and on time

Qualifications & Experience
Degree qualified Engineer in a relevant discipline with extensive industry experience and significant supervisory/management role experience.
Demonstrable experience in E & P operational environment, with previous North Africa experience a requirement.
Demonstrable experience in engineering studies at conceptual and FEED stages for onshore plants, as well as having performed end to end design activities in support of major project execution.
Awareness of Algerian legislation and best practice (e.g. verification, safety case, design codes)
Demonstrable cross-discipline expertise (both within the engineering disciplines but also having integrated with subsurface and drilling teams).
Must have excellent written and verbal skills in English. Fluency in French preferred.
Ability to represent the company at partnership level and in industry groups.
Preferably Chartered Engineer status

Contract position - 12 months

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 928921

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