Wednesday, October 26, 2016


The Topsides Engineering Project Manager is accountable for the engineering execution of a specific project or the technical content of a proposal. He works across all of the engineering disciplines to ensure that engineering deliverables achieve the quality and schedule required. He brokers the resolution of issues across engineering disciplines and with construction and procurement to minimize the impact on the schedule. He ensures that changes do not snowball to create secondary changes and that changes are properly authorized and recorded.

In order to achieve this, you are accountable to:

  • Ensure that the technical compliance and assurance processes are conducted properly
  • Ensure that single discipline issues are resolved between the relevant Discipline Lead Engineer and their counterparts in Construction, Procurement and Project Controls
  • Ensure that the impact on construction and procurement is understood and possible compromises are identified
  • Ensure that the management of change process is correctly followed so that approved changes are appropriately authorised, recorded and implemented and that all actions get closed
  • Cascade the project strategy, roadmap, constraints and ways of working to the engineering team
  • Identify the engineering priorities, set the tempo and direct discipline teams leads accordingly

Job requirements
Our preferred candidate for the role of Topsides Engineering Project Manager has a Bachelor’s in Engineering, combined with 10 or more years managing multidiscipline design office engineering team for EPC projects, preferably with FPSO Topsides module design experience.

In addition to this, you have:
  • Strong knowledge and experience in proposal, FEED and Execution project phases
  • Track record of leading a multi-disciplined engineering design team in Topsides Engineering Management
  • Breadth of understanding across multiple engineering disciplines
  • Contract management and the management of change

Contact info
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