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  • Job reference: RMS0123385

Engineering Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Trinidad and Tobago
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 17/04/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (24/04/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
Position Summary
This is a Function Critical Role upon which delegation of Function responsibility and authority to the Asset relies. He/she ensures functional activities are conducted in a manner consistent with the Internal Controls Framework (The client's Business Principles, Standards and Policies).

The Engineering Manager is responsible for the management of the multi-discipline engineering activities for this diverse portfolio of Capital Projects. The role of the Engineering Manager may include the direct management of engineering activity on a specific project or to provide support to the engineering managers assigned to individual projects. The Engineering Manager will provide an internal assurance and leadership role for project activity, this will include;
• Functional leadership on engineering for all the client's TT Capital projects
• Providing engineering input to developments during the Assess and Select phases
• Ensuring smooth transition at commissioning to the Engineering Manager for the client's TT Operations
• Striving to achieve functional excellence through the application of the client's engineering standards
• Identifying and championing technology application opportunities
• Active involvement in the development and strengthening of the engineering function within the company

The Engineering Manager will be an active participant on the client's TT Capital Projects Leadership Team, establishing the overall strategy for engineering excellence in the delivery of capital projects. In addition the Engineering Manager will establish effective relationships with contractors, vendors and contractors to ensure compliance with the client's engineering standards. This position will also involve the incumbent in directly engaging with in-house stakeholders and Partners to ensure that the engineering scope of work for each project is well defined, approved and effectively executed.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Experience Needed:
• Experience of managing engineering during the project life cycle from concept development through to execution, with specific experience in a Brownfield project environment.
• Experience in the application of regulations and industry codes and standards.
• Significant experience of leading teams.
• Offshore oil/gas production and associated facilities in a client/operator environment.
• Ability to interface across a wide range of disciplines including petroleum engineering, well engineering, operations, contracts/procurement, commercial and economics;
• Quality control of contractor technical work, ensuring appropriate techniques and standards are applied and opportunities for technical and business improvement realised.
• The ability to set the HSSE standards required and to lead by example to ensure that all aspects of the work are completed safely and in line with the client's HSSE expectations.
• Technical professional with wide exposure to diverse te

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Key Accountabilities
As this position is a Function Critical Role, the job holder will have certain accountabilities agreed with their Head of Function and as set out in the Asset - Function Accountability Standard, which are expected to involve:

- Contributing to delivery of the Business Plan by carrying out the Functional/Asset scope of work in accordance with the client's Way and the Internal Control Framework. In particular, this will require identifying any compliance gaps to functional standards, developing plans to address them and seeking dispensations as required;

- Implementing the function strategy and improvement plans within the job holder's defined scope of work.

Accountable for Engineering Standards
• Ensure appropriate development and independent verification of the engineering designs for the various projects in the project portfolio to satisfy the approved performance criteria and stakeholder requirements.
• Establish a list of standards for use in project
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