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BBBH39255
Negotiable
London


Cost Engineer: BPJP00048593
Start date: ASAP (provisional start date in FG of 09/08)
Duration: 12 months
Bill rate and NTE: £576

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

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Project and Performance Lead

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Negotiable
London /

Reporting to: ITC Manager

Department: ITC

Location: Hassi Massaud, Algeria


Employment Type: Contract. Rotational role (28 days on, 28 days off)

Overview

The Project and Performance lead develop and maintain performance metrics and measures, work with ITC cost controllers to manage ITC financials. Supervise Project Managers and maintain the project portfolio processes. As part of the extended ITC management team, manage specific tasks, activities and projects on behalf of the department. You will support and maintain risk assessments and Ambition2Action processes. The successful candidate will also help to develop and improve operational processes for service management (ITIL).

Position Duties:

Own and manage the projects portfolio

  • Capture and record project requests (portfolio hopper)
  • Prioritise project demand in accordance with agreed budget
  • Work with 3rd party providers to deliver projects
  • Together with CAM's ensure purchase orders and contracts are raised
  • Manage a group of PM's to deliver agreed projects
  • Allocate and prioritize resources across the projects together with team leaders

Manage the ITC projects budget (both CAPEX and OPEX)

Ensure projects are delivered to agreed ITC standards, follow the ITC project methodology and adhere to site working practices (eg MoC).

Leads efforts in developing/improving process, procedures, and documentation for all aspects of ITC project and performance processes

Maintain and update ITC risk register and mitigation activities with input from team leads and project managers.

Create and update monthly reports to Ambtion2Action and work with ITC management and Performance lead to improve KPI and metrics.

Provide regular status reports to all stakeholders

If required, act as Project Manager for smaller projects / tasks.

Support and guides ITC operation in developing the service management processes.

Provide support to on-site ITC management team

  • Be a key contributor to the extended ITC management team
  • Provide support and assistance in delivery of specific tasks and objectives of the ITC management team

Essential Skills

  • Experience: 10 years of IT administration and ITC project management
  • Strong financial management skills
  • Relevant project and service management knowledge and experience in two or more of the following areas: Project management, Service design, Portfolio management, ITIL framework and Risk management.
  • Hold a broad range of skills in IT/Telecomms and management processes and delivery
  • Contract management and working with 3rd party suppliers
  • English speaking
  • Able to work accurately and independently and to lead a multi-cultural team

Experience Desired

  • French / Arabic speaking
  • Prince2 Foundation or above
  • ITIL v3 - Foundation or higher
  • Lean methodology
  • Scrum and Canban methodology
  • O365 and cloud
  • Demonstrated experience helping an organization successfully improving project management capabilities

Background in the some or all of the following areas;

  • Networks
  • Telephony
  • Applications
  • Infrastructure and work (servers, storage)
  • PC environment
  • Service Management

Key Attributes:

  • Ability to facilitate customer meetings to gather requirements and provide thought provoking solution recommendations and review periodic progress reports with stakeholders
  • Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team project environment
  • Ability to analyze problems and provide clear recommendations
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Able to collaborate with clients (including executive level), and have a strong desire to excel
  • Must be able to work independently as well as a team player and can manage own workload
  • Able to multi-task and work under tight deadlines

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Inter Array Cables (IAC) & Grid Safety Engineer

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Negotiable
London /

Petroplan are looking to hire a Inter Array Cables (IAC) & Grid Safety Engineer

This is a long term contract role.

The role will be based in London, Glasgow or Paris. Future site set up for the project shall be at Normandie or Saint Brieuc; when the site office is ready this will be considered as the base office.

A minimum of five years offshore wind experience is required.

For the full job spec, please apply ASAP

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

FOU & Wind Turbines (WTG) Safety Engineer

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Negotiable
London /

Petroplan are looking to hire a FOU & Wind Turbines (WTG) Safety Engineer.

This will be a very long term contract working Monday to Friday.

The role will be based in London, Glasgow or Paris. Future site set up for the project shall be at Normandie or Saint Brieuc; when the site office is ready this will be considered as the base office.

A minimum of five years offshore wind experience is required.

For the full job spec, please apply ASAP

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Lead SCM Specialist

SAVE
Negotiable
London /

OVERVIEW OF ROLE

  • The Lead SCM Specialist is responsible for the operational implementation of one or more elements of the SCM strategy to their defined business area. They will be responsible for developing and implementing their own, local plans and ongoing improvements to support the global SCM aims and to contribute to a highly efficient, cost driven Supply Chain function.
  • In a project, the SCM Lead will be the owner of a complex subcontract or PO by managing all aspect of the contract and coordinating all engineering issues related to the product to deliver, in line with the project SCM strategy.


Specific Key Responsibilities & Activities

  • Ensure compliance with all Supply Chain policies, process and procedures
  • Proactively contribute to the project definition of SCM strategies and goals and the achievement of these
  • Ensure highly effective implementation of the sourcing strategy for the assigned business area via business partnering initiatives, knowledge and expertise
  • Manage the process and stake holders relevant to the specific role, including internal challenges and support to client negotiation.
  • Accountable from the issuance of the RFQ, the selection, management and monitoring of suppliers, up to the product or service delivery to the end user.
  • Coordinate and/or perform commercial and contractual analysis, schedule evaluation of bids, and incorporate technical evaluation from Engineering, QA, QC & HSE. Finalise the bid summary and make recommendations to the Project SCM Manager for technically acceptable solutions.
  • Report according to project requirement, on progress and problems on the Awards.
  • Manage commercial and financial issues arising from his/her assigned subcontract or Purchase order-negotiate all Variation/change Orders and provide regular cost forecast of PO/subcontract
  • Ensure SCM capitalises from lessons learned and is performed in accordance with best practice, striving to mitigate risk, promoting safety and integrity consistently
  • Take full ownership for the implementation of his/her section of the Project Procurement Plan, together with Project Management, Engineering (and/or others as appropriate and applicable)


QUALITY REQUIRED

  • Degree in a relevant discipline (Engineering or Business) or qualified by experience



About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Senior Package Engineer - Pipelines Installation

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Negotiable
London /


JOB TITLE: Senior Package Engineer - Pipeline Delivery and Installation
REPORTS TO: Package Lead / Package Manager
LOCATION: London or Paris
POSITION: Contract - 6 months, opportunity to extend
NOTES: Candidates must have S-Lay Rigid Pipeline Installation Experience
OVERVIEW:
Our client is looking to hire a seeking a Senior Package Engineer to work withing their Installation Engineering Discipline team. The Senior Package Engineer has responsibility specifically for the delivery of rigid pipelay project work package.
As a Minimum a candidate needs to have sufficient experience working as Project Engineer with practical industrial experience on Subsea EPCI Projects.
Direct previous experience working on shallow and deep-water pipeline installation T&I projects in oil and gas industry.
Willing and able to travel onshore and offshore. Good understanding of HSE policies, procedures. Package Leads are expected to be safety leaders.
Demonstrable ability towards budget awareness.
Excellent communication, collaboration skills, both written and verbal. Competent with up-to-date computer applications including MS Word, Excel and Mathcad.
Ability to:

  • Solve complex technical problems and in charge of CLIENT issued TQ's/DVR's.
  • Interface with multidisciplinary team to deliver to strict deadlines whilst complying with the company policies and engineering processes.
  • Prioritise own and others' workload, manage time accordingly and inform team members where constraints will affect the package.


Degree qualified, preferably in Civil Engineering or equivalent and membership to a relevant professional body.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Senior SCM Engineer

SAVE
Negotiable
London /

Overview of Role
Manage procurement of complex "engineered" materials and/or services as allocated by the Project SCM Manager and ensure materials/services are delivered as per the Project Procurement Plan requirements (Time, Cost, Quality).

Specific Key Responsibilities & Activities

Tendering Support

  • Support SCM Tender Lead by driving the RFQ process in order to timely obtain the required details for the assigned RFQ and issue it in line with the strategy defined by the SCM tender lead.
  • Propose alternative suppliers and specifications based on a cost effectiveness
  • Challenge Engineering requirement and spare philosophy
  • Propose the Tender Suppliers Bidders List based on Company approved Suppliers Lists and based on approved SCM strategy within the Tender.
  • Perform commercial and contractual analysis, schedule evaluation of bids and "Total Cost Of Ownership" based recommendation with related buy out or cost increase depending on evaluation of the market evolution.

Project Support,
Pre-Award

  • Coordinate with in-house departments to ensure all requirements are included in pre-qualification and tender documents - including flowdown -and prepare/issue the Request for Quotation to the suppliers of the Bidders lists.
  • Perform commercial and contractual analysis, schedule evaluation of bids, and incorporate technical evaluation from Engineering, QA, QC & HSE.
  • Finalise the bid summary and make recommendations to the Project SCM Manager and to the Project Manager for technically acceptable solutions.
  • Perform commercial negotiation and ensure the best deal.

Post Award Management

  • Is the single Point of Contact with the Supplier and act as "PO Owner" up to delivery to the site team
  • Coordinate all supporting activities with Engineering and QHSE.
  • When dealing with Category related PO, report to Category Lead for any evolution of the PO
  • Organise the Kickoff Meetings with Vendors, ensuring in particular that instructions related to Vendor documentation and to the administration of the Award are clearly explained and understood.
  • Implement PO Cards and Progress Cards
  • Challenge Supplier Documentation List to the sole relevant document.
  • Is accountable for the timely review and approval of Supplier documentation
  • Update SCM schedule and Procurement plan with progress and delivery dates
  • Ensure that transit requirements are considered, that actions and information to transit team is made or given in due time and that the product is effectively delivered without delay.
  • Manage commercial and financial issues arising from his/her assigned subcontract or Purchase order-negotiate all Variation/change Orders and provide regular cost forecast of PO/subcontract

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Mechanical engineer

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Negotiable
London /

Mechanical Engineer - London - PAYE contract. 12 Month extendable.

Overview:
Provides mechanical engineering (ME) expertise to other teams by performing and reviewing complex, or non-routine mechanical engineering calculations and analyses. (Comment: Relevant teams include Projects & Mods, IM, Maintenance, Programme Execution.) Provides ME expertise to MoCs and to brownfield projects and modifications. (Comment: Relevant support activities involve regulatory compliance, deviations from technical practice/specifications, design reviews, procurement support for complex packages, life cycle operability, Category Management and SQM activities.) Provides ME expertise to hazard identification and risk assessment processes. (Comment: Relevant hazard identification and risk assessment processes include MoCs, HAZOPs, LOPAs, HAZIDs, Human Factors Analysis, What-Ifs, Vulnerability studies, Bow-ties and Risk Action Plans.) Provides ME expertise in performing incident investigations (IRIS) and defect investigations (OPTIMA).

Ensures that the inspection, testing, maintenance and condition monitoring tasks in CMMS and Operator Workbench are aligned with the technical intent of Equipment Strategies. Develops and updates the technical content of Equipment Strategies based on equipment performance feedback and performs periodic review of CMMS and Operator Workbench effectiveness. (Comment: Relevant equipment performance feedback includes inspection, testing and maintenance data, KPIs, condition monitoring data, equipment MoC and findings from defect investigations.) Performs reliability analysis for mechanical equipment using surveillance, maintenance and condition monitoring data, and trends performance metrics. Provides ME expertise to delivery of regional actions. Leads on resolution of complex, multi-discipline technical issues where the dominant component is mechanical engineering. (Comment: Relevant sources of actions include HAZOP/LOPA, HVLs, Learning Alerts/Bulletins, Audit findings, IRIS/Traction, RAP, F4S, MoC, OPTIMA and engineering studies). Records relevant learnings in shared learning systems, incorporates into local activities and escalates high priority lessons.

Criteria:
Substantial experience and technical understanding of engineering, maintenance and operation of mechanical equipment in oil & gas processing facilities. Knowledge of governing codes, industry standards and local regulations relevant to mechanical engineering, and proven ability in practical application of engineering standards and practices for mechanical equipment.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.