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Project Manager

  • Job reference: 921939
  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Management / Consultancy
  • Date posted: 05/10/2018

One of our clients have an excellent opportunity to join their project team as a Project Manager.

The Project manager will be responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, executive, control and completion of projects, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization and clients. The Project Manager will be in charge of schedules, budgets, resources and deliverables for project. Monitors teams to make sure goals and objectives are being kept.

Key duties include:

  • Identify and establish relationships with strategically important clients
  • Coordinate completion of ongoing services and also identify and develop opportunities to grow work scope
  • Lead the development of proposals for new scope of work and change orders to address scope growth in existing projects
  • Development and implementation of Project Management systems that will become a part of the International offering to clients
  • "Hands-on" involvement in management of strategically important projects, including:
    • Drive project ownership and accountability through seamless progression of project execution responsibilities including project plan estimate and schedule development gate approval, detail engineering, contracting/procurement, field execution mechanical completion, facility start up, operation turn over, and project close outs
    • Full oversight and management of projects with a focus on safety, design quality, budget, schedule, and change management process compliance
    • Compliance to all client specs as part of project development and detailed engineering activities
    • Contractor management and performance oversight to ensure scope expectations are achieved (Engineering / Construction)
    • Full compliance to capital projects work processes and procedures
    • Execution alignment with project development and project controls groups
    • Interface between project group and business units to support progression and completion of business team related project deliverables
    • Regular project updates to support monthly / quarterly project stewardship reports
    • Driving quality of execution deliverables in all project development / execution stages per client quality process
    • Overall development and ownership of field quality execution plan to support construction activities


  • Strong project management experience, preferably in the petrochemical, refining and oil / gas sector
  • Previous EPC/EPCM experience is required
  • Multi-discipline experience: knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines (process, civil/structural, instrumentation, electrical, mechanical, piping)
  • Working knowledge of planning and control methods
  • General understanding of industry and regulatory standards and design criteria
  • Proficiency in a variety of standard project management methods and techniques
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong organizational, leadership and teamwork skills

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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.