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  • Job reference: RMS0117310

Senior Project Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 28/12/2012
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The Company:
Our Client uses its pioneering spirit to responsibly deliver energy to the world. This purpose transcends all of the clients operations. The Company conducts its business to return maximum value to shareholders while utilizing a wealth of knowledge and resources from its employees and acting responsibly in all communities in which it operates.

The Role:
The Senior Project Engineer will work as part of the Company Engineering Team to deliver:

Engineering Management:
Delegate for Engineering Manager.
Foster a collaborative working environment between the client and contractor engineering teams to develop robust engineering solutions in a timely manner – make a personal commitment to “mobilise all brains”.
Expedite the contractor to deliver the Detail Design engineering plan – work with the contractor to deliver strong performance to quality, schedule and cost.
Act as engineering lead for the client team document management process, to ensure thorough deliverables review and adherence to review cycle times, as well as streamlined flow of information from external stakeholders (subsea) to and from the project.
Participate in contractor model reviews and take responsibility for consolidation and tracking of all Company, and clients comments to close-out.
Develop key project management system deliverables and procedures in accordance with Company Project Management System (CPMS) requirements, including revision of the Basis of Design.
Coordinate management of change and decision framing processes.
Facilitate weekly engineering progress meetings and maintain associated action register on behalf of the engineering manager.

Engineering Systems:
Maintain oversight of the ongoing contractor engineering systems implementation – implementation of intelligent engineering database systems.
Responsible for the interface between engineering and procurement to ensure delivery of a robust package management process in support of the agreed Procurement Status Report dates.

Approval Gate Coordination:
Lead the coordination of the Company AFE approval gate on behalf of the Project Manager.
Lead the development of the technical inputs to the project cost estimate for the AFE Gate; responsible for ensuring adequate technical review of the estimate by the client discipline engineering team and any relevant SMEs.

As required, act as focal point for Company Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), particularly for Metallurgy issues – to keep Company Materials SME engaged on project.
Work with fellow PMT discipline engineers and contractor engineers to develop engineering solutions which minimise the potential for incidents throughout the project and subsequent field-life.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Highly motivated, proactive problem-solving individual with strong interpersonal skills, ability to self-start, work unsupervised, take a lead and show initiative.
Strong written and spoken communication skills – ability to communicate technically complex/ novel concepts to non-specialists.
Commercial and contractual awareness.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Qualified to degree level in a relevant engineering discipline, mechanical discipline preferred.
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