Lead Project Engineer
Ensure that the highest standards of HSSE are attained throughout all phases of the assigned Brownfield project(s).
Demonstrate ability and competence in framing opportunities.
Supervise and coach upto six (6) Project Engineers to develop project management competencies and to produce quality output / deliverables.
Lead execution of projects in accordance with RoK and Company codes and standards, within time and budget, and to meet the business needs in terms of capacity, operability, maintainability and reliability.
Ensure all project specifications fully comply with applicable RoK statutory requirements, DEP's, international codes and standards such as BS and ASME
Ensure that all projects change proposals are fully compliant with the Company Projects Delivery Roadmap (PDR) and Plant Change Procedure including DCAF, PCAP and other requirements and deliverables
Develop quality Project Execution Plan(s), cost estimate(s) and obtaining budget approval based on BfD and / or FEED documentation.
This requires an effective interface with Discipline Engineering teams.
Actively progress the job from FEED through detailed design, procurement, construction and pre-commissioning to hand-over to Operations
Coordinate requirements of management decision gates for all projects.
Manage sensitive projects change proposals correspondence and distribute to relevant stakeholders as necessary
Manage interfaces and relationships with internal and external stakeholders including government authorities, inhouse resources, Contracting and Procurement, Logistics, Operations, Maintenance and Construction teams
Demonstrate leadership in quality and safety with regard to the projects Challenge and improve project schedules and cost estimates Manage and control change in scope, cost and schedule.
Implement workface planning to ensure cost effective construction
Ensure timely availability of all necessary engineering deliverables and regulatory approvals for efficient construction
Ensure a structured approach to transfer knowledge from inaugural expatriate staff to national staff
Close-out of all modifications and projects including as-building and updating operating documents as required
Record and communicate learning across different phases of the project and the venture
Contribute to production projects business improvement strategies and reviews
Conduct weekly meetings and monthly performance reviews of projects
Define and set goals, tasks associated with delivery of projects
Organize and coordinate timely execution of hybrid of low, medium and high complexity projects
Fluent and clear written and verbal skills in English.
Fostering Teamwork : ability to demonstrate interest, skill, and success in getting groups to learn to work together
Empowering Others : gives people latitude to make decisions in their own sphere of work
Managing Change : proposes new approaches, methods; and develops better, faster, or less expensive ways to do things
Developing Others : shares information, advice, and suggestions to help others to be more successful; gives people assignments that will help develop their abilities
Written Communication : expresses ideas clearly and concisely in writing
Influencing Others : ability to gain others’ support for ideas, proposals, projects and solutions
Forward Thinking : anticipates possible problems and develops contingency plans in advance
Self-Confidence : is confident of his own ability to accomplish goals
Flexibility : demonstrates openness to new organizational structures, procedures, and technology Demonstrated ability to work through influencing
Cultural sensitivity and awareness.
Well proven interpersonal & communication skills
University Degree in a technical discipline with at least 15 years’ experience in technical roles
Significant Brownfield Project Experience.
Experience of driving business improvement in project management, key words being : HSE, fit-for-purpose pragmatic solutions and cost effectiveness.
Demonstrable experience in coaching and improving a local Project skillpool