Construction Manager

Rotterdam, South Holland

Construction Manager


Netherlands (UK will also be considered)


Please note that prior experience of ASU (Air Separation Units) is essential for this role, as you will essentially be the subject matter expert for ASUs across various projects. Applications without this experience will not be considered.


  • Provide construction guidance to projects and proposals throughout all project phases, using construction knowledge and experience.
  • Assist with aspects of the project construction strategies, execution planning, and contracting strategy.
  • Provide guidance to the assessment and selection of construction contractors.
  • Prepare, and review documents for approval to communicate installation sequencing, schedule timings, and resource requirements to project management and engineering leads, procurement, and the construction site management and supervision.
  • Prepare, and review for approval project-specific site procedures and work practices as vital to meet project requirements.
  • Provide Construction Engineering in accordance with project requirements and Home Office procedures.
  • Develop construction work packs (CWPs) to support project execution as the need arises
  • Collaborate closely with designers, engineers, and the rest of the EMEA Team throughout the different project phases to improve the use of construction knowledge and experience in all aspects of the project paying particular attention to constructability.
  • Assist with construction feasibility and method studies.

Qualifications/Experience Required

You will have:

  • Proven experience in ASU construction including detailed knowledge of O2 installations and clean build techniques
  • Trade discipline background, with Degree or similar with equivalent experience in a construction-related position in Electrical, Instrument, Piping/Mechanical disciplines
  • Excellent verbal/written communication, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • Experience with construction plans and specifications, tracking RFIs and submittals, and developing project documentation
  • Experience tracking and analysing cost and schedule and knowledge of Microsoft Project
  • Willingness to travel throughout Europe, Middle East, and North Africa lead site activities in challenging geographies
  • Ability to supervise multiple trade disciplines to include but not limited to; Civil & Structural, Piling, Mechanical and E&I
  • Have oversight and knowledge of HSE, Quality and Completions system handover

About Petroplan

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