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  • Job reference: RMS0132748

Turnaround Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Azerbaijan
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 22/10/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (29/10/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
(ONLY AZERBAIJANI CITIZENS ARE NEEDED)
Role synopsis Our Client invites qualified senior professionals to apply to the Regional TAR Manager. On this position you will be accountable for establishing a robust Turnaround strategy in the Region, which consists of seven major offshore platforms, an onshore Oil and gas processing terminal and several thousand kilometres of pipelines across Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. This role leads and implements facility Turnarounds and Modifications in accordance with business requirements, CVP TAR and Our Client standards and practices. The Regional TAR Manager reports to the Offshore Engineering Services Manager (ESM) and has a functional reporting line to the Global Turnarounds Director.
Key accountabilities • Providing TAR expertise and leadership to ensure safe and expeditious delivery of the regional TAR program in accordance with Our Client defined practices • Establishing and maintaining the region’s Turnarounds strategy and 5 year TAR plans • Leading and managing a multi-disciplined team of Our Client and Contractor staff in the preparation and implementation of plant Turnarounds in accordance with Capital Value Process CVP-TAR and EDP5.4- 0002 • Membership of the Turnaround Global Extended Leadership Team (TAR ELT) with accountability for leading improvements in TAR practices in the Region, sharing global best practice, and continuously improving TAR processes and performance • Providing regular and routine updates to both Partners and SOCAR (National Oil) Company representatives on the Regional TAR program • Completing timely TAR readiness reviews including those requiring external attendance form the region. Carrying out timely interventions where significant gaps are identified. • Reporting on TAR preparations and execution status using agreed metrics • Delivering Decision Support Packages and conformance with the TAR stage gate process • Managing risk by leading risk assessment workshops for critical activities ensuring robust mitigation and contingency plans are in place • Reviewing functional budgets for TARs and advising on approved TAR activity spend • Establishing and maintaining sufficient TAR capability in the region to meet TAR plans including performance management and development of TAR staff in the region • Ensuring lessons learned are captured, codified and embedded in segment practices and standards • Ensuring compliance with Our Client technical standards and ethics policy for TAR activities

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Essential Education Engineering Degree - Chartered Engineer
Essential experience and job requirements • Acknowledged subject matter expert in the field, able to act strategically, with a proven track record of successfully managing Turnarounds in complex, high hazard production facilities using stage gated processes • Extensive experience in engineering and maintenance including brown field modifications and construction. • Personal Commitment to HSE • Ability to make sound technical and or business decisions based on an understanding of risk and business drivers • Demonstrated ability to organise, plan and prioritise within a diverse and multi-cultural work-team • Strong understanding of contractual arrangements and ability to effectively manage contractors and integrated teams. • Ability to accomplish objectives through influencing key stakeholders • Strong performance bias and able to work under own initiative without supervision
Other Requirements (eg Travel, Location) *LI-WRAP

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Desirable criteria & qualifications • Upstream and offshore experience • High level communication skills (written and verbal) • Excellent networking and people development skills • Demonstrates shared commitment to the success of the team and the wider organisation

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