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  • Job reference: RMS0164195

Site Construction Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: North Western - Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/01/2016
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The Company:
A leading international Oil & Gas operator

The Role:

Reports to the Construction Manager


The job holder manages, under the responsibility of Construction Manager, all construction activities related to the Field Development, with particular attention paid to HSE matters: new appraisal and production pads, access roads, Central Processing Facilities extension, water injection, oil & gas export pipelines, new operation camp.
During the project, the Job Holder has to:
- Ensure the RSES delegate function in co-operation with the safety site department.
- Define with Constr. Manager and manage an organization to cover all construction and QA/QC activities on Site.
- Apply clear policies and general rules in order to have a coherent and homogeneous Construction Team
- Give clear instructions and responsibilities to enable personal fulfil their function with confidence.
- Ensure that all members of the team are aware that in addition to quality and good engineering practice, planning, meeting deadlines and cost must be a permanent concern.
- Maintain good motivation and moral within the Team.
- Follow Up and Approve all documentations proposed by the Construction Contractors.
- Oversee all responsible teams activities to ensure that all technical, contractual and cost information are properly recorded, collated and available for inspection/reference as required by law, regulations and company policies.
- Manage construction interfaces with other entities on Site and with Moscow offices
- Contribute to define a strategy to minimize shutdowns.
- Provide necessary input and participate in clarifications, negotiations etc. with Site and Contractors to assure project development.
- Contribute to audits of Contractors or Sub-Contractors in co-operation with the QA/QC department.
- Make necessary arbitration between different disciplines, the only criteria being the benefit of the overall project.
- Identify deficiencies and develop solutions to construction (all) problems.
- Participate to regular site coordination meetings to report activities of Construction Contractors of all disciplines including Piping, Structural, Scaffolding, Instrumentation, Electrical, Painting etc …
- Liaise and support Vendor / Contractor representative for site survey and work visits.
- Maintain good relationships with Contractors, being flexible enough but also strict when necessary to achieve the objectives of the Project.


- Brown Field Project. Includes oil & gas demercaptanisation, gas dehydration, desulphurisation, sulphur recovery, storage facilities to be installed within producing facilities and satellite appraisal and exploration pads and water, oil and gas pipelines to be built. Site is a remote location where artic conditions prevail.
- Multicultural environment.
- Sensitive environment (tundra, permafrost …).
- Harsh conditions for work, rotation basis (28x28)


- Responsible for construction supervision (technical supervision) at development project facilities
- In charge to provide to the Construction Manager a clear vision of the Project current status and its perspectives.
- To set up an organization able to deliver Phase 3 Facilities ready for operations in line with Field Development Program.
- To ensure all internal and external construction interfaces and to manage contracts key dates to meet project milestones.
- To complete the work with due regard to safety of personnel and company assets while still meeting project key dates.
- Manage and control (technical, budget and schedule) construction during the Project execution in line with the Company Referential, Russian norms and practice.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
- Graduate engineer with minimum 8 years experience in engineering and construction for the oil industry of which 5 spent in a lead engineering & construction position.
- RSES delegate experience.
- Fluent in English, French and Russian advantageous.
- Good communication skills, able to work in a multicultural environment.
- Deep knowledge of the Company’s General Specifications.
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