Project Engineer

14 September 2017


Job Description

Job Title

Project Engineer


Operations / Planning

Responsibility for People?




% Travel:

28 day rotation, the 28 days do not include travel days.

Role Synopsis

The organisation will be undertaken a large number of brownfield projects in order to support and enhance production over the coming years. The integration of the new projects into the existing sites and the engagement of the site operations staff will be critical in ensuring the success of Rumaila for the coming years. The role of the Operations Project Engineer is to provide a critical link between the project teams and the core operations staff.

Key Accountabilities

The project engineer role reports to the Operations Projects Team Leader and is responsible for performance management of the team
The primary aim of this role is to interface between operations team, BOC operations and the brownfield projects engineering team to provide operations and local site information in a timely manner to support the design process.
  1. Provide a link between the project and the degassing station staff ensuring the degassing station staff are fully engaged in the project process.
  2. Support the project development by reviewing project information and liaising with relevant departments to return all queries in a timely manner
  3. Develop operating strategies in conjunction with the wider operations team to support the project development through FEED
  4. Engage the BOC operations and maintenance staff in key document and engineering reviews
  5. Understand and support the project requirements for land, tie ins and associated facility turnarounds and feed these into the planning process.
  6. Manage the operations/projects interface TQ process, reporting TQ status and chasing down the completion of TQ's in a timely manner using the wider operations organisation.

Ensure that all operations activities associated with projects have a detailed plan and are tracked for progress to ensure that these are finished in a timely manner.
Support the planning function in operations to align activities within the plan to milestones and engaging projects teams to contribute to the plan in a timely manner.
Interface with 3rd party suppliers to ensure that all activities are included in the plan, milestone driven and tracked for completion.
Take on specific project management scopes in support of the team, particularly associated with emerging project interfaces with existing facilities
Support the prioritisation of work for the Operations Projects team to ensure that priorities are communicated in the weekly meeting.

Criteria & Qualifications

Engineering degree with operations experience
Proven Technical Leadership skills
Facilitation skills
Continuous Improvement skill sets
Brainstorming skill sets
Problem solving skill sets
Knowledge of an MoC process
Self Starter

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