Orion Group, the UK’s leading independent manpower provider in the oil and gas sector, today announced the appointment of John McWilliam as Projects Manager, operating from their Aberdeen office.
A highly skilled recruitment professional, McWilliam has over thirty years’ oil and gas industry experience including a project planning on and offshore background. He possesses extensive knowledge of project controls, engineering and construction & commissioning and has been integral in selection of key personnel for a large number of on and offshore projects undertaken by major industry players including: Brown & Root, AOC Int, Wood Group, Petrofac, Kvaerner, BG, Occidental, Centrica, Hess and BP.
Mr McWilliam had this to say of his appointment: “Orion Group is a company that I’ve held in high regard for a long time so being able to work as part of their team is excellent. I’m looking forward to helping grow the business and putting my knowledge of the oil and gas sector to good use.”
Orion Group Chief Operating Officer for Scotland Mark Ingram added: “John has had a long and eventful career and has a wealth of experience to draw upon. I’m in no doubt that he will be a great asset to Orion Group, helping cement existing relationships and forge new ones in support of our operations in the Aberdeen region.
“John has a comprehensive back catalogue of experience which has allowed him to establish himself in high level positions with engineering companies and global agencies so we are pleased to welcome an individual like him onto our Aberdeen team.”