Project Engineer


Project Engineer / Senior Project Engineer
Tanajib, Saudi Arabia

Petroplan is supporting an international general contractor engaged in the engineering and construction of industrial facilities across Oil & Gas and Petrochemicals projects. We are looking to recruit Project Engineers who have strong technical background however, must not be focused on a particular discipline throughout their career and must have extensive refinery and petrochemical experience, both FEED and EPC/C along with strong commercial and coordination skills in order to manage the day-to-day flow.

We are looking for Project Engineers whom have been involved from start to the completion of multiple projects of over $1BMM, preferably with experience in construction stage of some of the following; gas plants, DHT units, hydrocrackers, delayed coker, catalystic reformers, hydrogen reformers, saturated gas plant, naphta, flare etc. or other complex units.

The Project Engineer leads and facilitates interdisciplinary coordination within the scope of a Process
Area, thus giving support to the Project Area Manager or to the Engineering Manager. Project Engineer carries out multidisciplinary coordination tasks with greater responsibility and independence within the Project team such as Interface Manager, Material Manager, Resident Engineer or Field Engineering Manager. These positions reporting directly to the Project Operations Manager.

EPC: NGL Recovery, Interconnecting Pipe Rack, NGL Fractionation, Inlet Facilities, Sales Gas & Injection Compressors, NGL Storage & Shipping

Specific Functions (Management - Leadership):

  • Upload and issue the List of Teams in his area and keep it updated periodically, ensuring that each Discipline uploads and updates its part according to the responsibility matrix.
  • Monitor the actions derived from the interdisciplinary coordination meetings in their area of responsibility (Engineering, Procurement, Construction, HSE, etc.)
  • Responsible for the follow-up and closing of the actions derived from the reviews of HSE Hazops, SIL, etc. and coordinate the closure of Customer Comment Tags from Model Reviews.
  • Coordinate the Plans and Activities Program (Plan4E) in their area/unit of responsibility.
  • Lead, in the absence of the Project Area Manager, the weekly coordination review of Changes in P&IDs, "Monday Review"
  • Coordinator of the Fire-Proofing Workshop to define the scope of fireproofing at the beginning of the Project.
  • Channel and activate the Technical Clarifications to be made with the Client, Licensors and/or Vendors and Subcontractors in his area of responsibility.
  • Promote the optimization of designs and coordinate the consistency analysis of Engineering in their area of responsibility.
  • Ensure consistency of engineering drawings in his area of responsibility
  • Participate in meetings to launch orders to Vendors (KOM) and confirm compliance with the VDDL, spare parts, preservation requirements, IT requirements, services (training) and/or technical assistance on site, as well as analyze and minimize deviations.
  • Participate in the Constructability meetings (convened by the Construction Constructability Department), ensuring the participation of the Engineering disciplines and the implementation, both in Engineering and Procurement, of the approved proposals.
  • Manage and coordinate, together with the Project Management, in the taking of action for the resolution of the OS&Ds opened by Construction to the reception of materials and serve as a link between the Procurement and Construction Departments.
  • Ensure continuity between engineering and construction.
  • Coordinate the production and management of "As Built" plans.

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