Infrastructure Package Manager

Posted 07 March 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
DisciplineOil and Gas Recruitment
Contact NameKafui Toviekou

Job description

Our Client is seeking an Infrastructure Package Manager to look after Enabling Infrastructures.

This is a Residential role based in Kampala for a duration of 18 months (renewable).


Manage the Enabling Infrastructure activities, Industrial Area site preparation, roads, wellpads preparation, having already commenced on site.
* To be and remain the focal point for the development of the Enabling Infrastructure required for the development of the Uganda Upstream Project and manage the several Contractors that would be involved on the EI execution.
* Mobilise, organise and manage the teams required to carry out the work.
* With the assistance of the Company Supervision team(s), manage EI Construction Contractors and ensure timely delivery of Enabling Infrastructure within the agreed budget, schedule for completion, statement of requirements and HSE policy and in agreement with Contract requirements.
* To provide comprehensive while concise reporting to the Upstream Project Manager, thus allowing for the Senior Management decisions and actions as required, in order to avoid delays, schedule and costs impacts.
* Identification of External Interfaces of the aforementioned Enabling Infrastructure package, but also within the package once the different Construction Contracts have been defined.
* Coordinate the Upstream project schedule activities for the Enabling Infrastructure package.
* With the assistance of the planning Engineer, integrate the execution schedule of the EI Contractors and interface with HSE Manager, Upstream Facilities package Manager, drilling Manager, Midstream Engineers, and Logistics Managers to help releasing a consistent overall execution schedule for the whole project.
* Provide the necessary Project Management Coordination with other key positions within COMPANY organization, such as but not limited to: Integration & Planning Manager, Midstream Project Manager, Operation Leader, QHSE Manager, Drilling Manager, Geosciences Manager, Engineering Manager, Facilities package Manager, Contract Leader, Project Services Leader...
* To participate to project management meetings & Project Stakeholder meetings as required.
* To keep and maintain a good working spirit and full transparency with the Project Stakeholders.
* Ensure preparation of close-out reports and feed-back of useful REX.

Qualifications/Experience required

The Service Provider must have the following qualifications:
* Qualified engineer with proven experience in Construction, Site works & Project Management
* 15+ years' experience of large onshore projects and remote locations in Oil & Gas industry English mandatory.
* Good communication, managerial & organizational skills, capabilities to take workload & work under pressure, able to work in a multicultural environment.
* Strong team leader able to take proper actions & decisions to respect targets, including reporting to his manager.
* Very familiar with Company project management practices, procedures & organization.
* Ability to adapt & to represent the Company in discussions / negotiations with Contractors.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.