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  • Job reference: RMS0143755

Construction Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Baku
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 20/06/2014
  • Time left:
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The Company:
POSITION: Gas Export Compressor ( GEC ) Area Construction Engineer
POSITION REPORTS TO: GEC Area Construction Lead
DELIVERY TEAM / FUNCTION: Onshore Facilities
WORK LOCATION: Baku, Azerbaijan
WORK SCHEDULE: 6x2 Rotation

The Role:

• Control of all construction works / activities within Greenfield GEC area of the new terminal
• Oversee the management of the GEC area works through the main terminal contractor(MTC) in the greenfield area
• Compile assurance reports on progress, safety, quality and cost throughout the project stages.
• Provide discipline specific support and construction input for the preparation of the Onshore Terminal technical documentation, (risks, lessons learned, constructability, etc)


• Understanding of current safety legislation (BS / EN / OSHA).
• Keen awareness of management of behavioural based site safety programmes
• Understanding of all construction engineering disciplines, particularly in the onshore Oil and Gas related fields.
• Understand how to read relevant engineering drawings , specifications, codes
• Ability to understand logic linked schedules (P3 / P6 or similar).
• Ability to communicate effectively with contractor’s/line managers/ and supervision in English language (oral and written).
• Knowledge and understanding of management operating systems
• Good IT skills, (understanding of MS office, etc)


• Track record of experience gained in oil and gas / petrochemical / power generation related international projects, in a similar role leading to development of the following skill sets:
a) Leading teams of construction personnel in a professional manner through all of the main aspects of a project (planning, organisation, motivational, control systems)
b) Coordinate planning activities on a daily / weekly basis and linking into schedule
c) Organising resources into work groups suitable to oversee the timely completion of the construction activities.
d) Coordinating resolution of technical issues at site level and liaising with engineering
e) Employing motivational techniques to enhance performance from employees under your control
f) Control of budget, progress in P3/P6, and reporting same in a structured format


• Promoting project HSE objectives.
• Participate in the Onshore and Offshore team Risk Management Process
• Participate in task risk assessment meetings.
• Coordinate area construction team and provide guidance to MTC teams in all aspects of the construction of the terminal project, including HSE, Quality, schedule and cost related issues in the GEC area
• Ensure the construction effort is being applied in accordance with Project schedule, budgets and all Company OMS requirements in the greenfield / GEC area
• Monitor contractor performance and highlight any concerns to line manager.
• Review of KBR AFC design documents in the green field /GEC area
• Assist in the Construction team Lessons Learned Process
• Providing engineering assistance to the construction contractor for resolution of issues, (engineering, schedule, quality)
• Review and approval of procedures as necessary.
• Expediting site query response from KBR, where applicable
• Witnessing and approving site acceptance tests, and promote quality build approach.
• Review and acceptance of contractor procedures for fabrication, assembly and erection of the Terminal facilities in general, and in particular the GEC area
• Attending / holding project meetings as required.
• Compilation of reports as required.
• Encourage development of Azeri National personnel
• Provide advice, coaching and training Azeri National personnel
• Assist PSCM in the process of procuring packages as required, throughout the supply chain, through to commissioning
• Mentor and assist in training of junior staff as required

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

• Minimum: HNC / HND or equivalent in engineering discipline plus Registered incorporated engineer
• Desired: Degree in business or engineering plus Registered chartered engineer
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