Project Engineer

July 18, 2024

Job Description

Principle Accountabilities for Project D Engineer

  • Lead development of the appraise / select studies, co-ordinating and integrating the various engineering disciplines.
  • Work with the Asset and stakeholder teams to develop the project stage Statement of Requirement and supporting documentation for Invitation to Tender.
  • Develop and deliver project procurement strategy
  • Evaluation of tender submissions in conjunction with the Procurement team.
  • Define and gain agreement to a study programme and cost. Secure project stage sanction
  • Management of 3rd party engineering contractor to deliver agreed requirements to plan and budget.
  • Establish business case and prioritised objectives for the project in conjunction with the Gatekeeper and other key stakeholders.
  • In line with project process, produce study documentation and gatekeeper approved end stage Decision Support Package which defines and justifies the recommendation in line with agreed business objectives.
  • Monitor study costs, programme and quality and take corrective action as necessary to ensure studies are carried out within agreed timescales and costs.
  • Establish and sustain effective working relationships with all project stakeholders, including asset, SHE, TAR and Procurement teams so that all project objectives are met.
  • Deliver regular project progress reports to stakeholders.
  • Ability to identify and manage interfaces effectively with a range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to prioritise own work to ensure key milestones are me.t
  • Ability to take ownership of study budget and schedule to deliver against these targets.
  • Has in depth knowledge of oil and gas/ midstream design and project delivery.
  • Has a basic appreciation of economic evaluation techniques.
  • Ability to manage key interfaces within project (commercial, regulatory, engineering etc).
  • Can manage external engineering contractors to an agreed milestone plan.
  • Identifies and manages interfaces with Asset, SHE, TAR & Construction teams to ensure overall project success.
  • Awareness of multi-disciplinary issues which impact on project scope, delivery and study definition.
  • Good decision making skills within area of expertise.
  • Can assess and manage project risk and work to put effective mitigation plans in place.
  • Has a solid understanding of process safety, environmental and business risk and the processes to manage these risks.

Qualifications and technical experience

  • Degree qualified engineer with a minimum of 8 years relevant experience.
  • Understanding of project processes and experience of taking engineering designs through Appraise and Select stages.
  • Aware of process safety concepts and issues and can apply at a basic level.
  • Experience of key workshops relating to risk identification and hazard management.
  • Awareness of formalised project process.