Contract Engineer

04 February 2019


Petroplan are looking to recruit a Contract Engineer for Algeria.

This will be on a equal rotation basis and to be based in Hassi Messaoud.

Firm requirements:

  • Is fluent in French and English (both spoken and written).
  • Possesses relevant tertiary education qualification (e.g. university degree, UK CIPS, UK IACCM, UK RICS or equivalents).
  • Possesses strong interpersonal & communication skills.
  • 5 years of experience in the contracting/ procurement process and contract drafting.
  • A logical & analytical person who enjoys and rises to new challenges.
  • A confident decision maker who is able to plan & implement workload with minimal supervision, under pressure, to meet deadlines.
  • Computer literate in MS Word and Outlook (or equivalents) and conversant with the use of Excel & PowerPoint (or equivalent) applications.
  • Displays the ability to work well with alternates (rotation partners) to present a seamless customer-facing position.
  • Is meticulous and thorough in his/her work.
  • Has good understanding of gas or oil exploration & production.
  • Leads by example - particularly in terms of work habits, HSE & ethics.
  • Strongly self-motivated.

Desirable Skills/ Experiences:

  • Experience of working or living in countries abroad.
  • Direct experience with an "operator" company in the oil and gas "upstream".
  • Relevant tertiary education qualification in a commercial/ business subject.
  • Fluent/ competent in Arabic (spoken and written).

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website