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  • Job reference: RMS0152255

Vice President, Engineering

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Louisiana - Other
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 31/12/2014
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The Company:
An LNG client

The Role:
Vice President Engineering has responsibility and is accountable for management of the day-to-day engineering of the LNG Terminal. The Engineering reports to the VP of Terminal Operations. This position will be located at Hackberry, Louisiana.

-Responsible for directing the all engineering activities related to plant facilities (gas turbines, boilers, compressors, instrumentation, pumps, piping, process control, process technology, process integrity management etc.)
-Responsible for directing the technical, design and engineering support for the terminal, including authorizing all enhancements to the plant's equipment and facilities
-Reviews and approves design and future maintenance for engineering and construction project proposals in order to achieve or exceed levels of production, improve maintenance and process troubleshooting, decrease production interruptions and improve overall productivity
-Directs the activities and approves all actions to maintain and enhance the plant's equipment and facilities including engineering techniques to effect improvements in equipment reliability and corrosion control
-Assures through subordinate positions, that maintenance planning, scheduling, long-term maintenance certification and inspection activities including condition monitoring and major overhauls are enacted at the right priority.
-Co-ordinates with internal and external engineering in all operational projects and new developments, from conception to completion in line with budgets and on time scheduling
-Assures through subordinate positions, that budgets and schedules to meet financial targets are abided
-Assures through subordinate positions, that the terminal’s predictive maintenance program for equipment are maintained and kept up to date
-Establishes and Maintains a Project Management System for small and mid-sized projects executed at the plant level.
-Performs other duties as may be assigned.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and minimum of ten years combined maintenance and plant engineering experience in LNG terminal and/or petrochemical/gas including a minimum of three years maintenance and engineering supervisory experience
-Experience in LNG liquefaction facilities highly preferred.
-Implementation or supervision of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
-Broad knowledge of budgeting, planning, scheduling
-High level of HSE knowledge
-Good personnel management, interpersonal skills, communications & organizational skills are essential.
-Sound knowledge of mechanical engineering processes
-Strong leadership skills
-Ability to effectively lead, delegate and motivate
-Strong interpersonal skills
-Ability to create a strong team environment
-Strong communication skills
-Ability to communicate fluently in English
-Self-starter with ability to work strategically under little direction
-Ability to focus on meeting/exceeding performance parameters
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