Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Advisor Reliability & Maintenance
Published on: 03/2/21

Middle East
Job Description

For our client, a major company responsible for all phases of the oil and gas industry, we are looking for an Advisor Reliability & Maintenance.


Advise and Support VOE on Reliability & Maintenance (R&M) strategies, process, objectives and implementation plans to move Operations (On/Off-shore Oil & Gas production, Gas processing, Refinery ) to a world-class performance level in terms of safety, reliability, production efficiency and unit costs.

Implement the VO Operations Excellence Transformation in close collaboration with other directorates (focusing on People, Processes and Technology through a multi-year transformation) through coaching the OE R&M transformation of the VO operation, especially the Managers/Asst. Managers to drive R&M competencies: change, culture and performance in VO and obtain sustainable world-class performance measured and confirmed by external benchmarks.


Minimum of 15 years’ experience, of which at least 5 years in leadership positions in R&M, Operations, Engineering, Maintenance and/or Operation Excellence/Readiness manager positions covering upstream production and downstream processing, preferably in an International Oil Corporation (IOC) and / or maintenance provider.

Competence with setting up, leading, managing and delivering Reliability and / or (TA) maintenance delivery programmes i.e. Operational Excellence program.

Competence with implementing R&M methodologies in complex international multicultural environment.

Experience with building Reliability and/ or Maintenance organisational capability in different cultures (i.e. Europe, Far and Middle East, Africa and/or Latin America) including Nationalisation programmes, setting up a performance culture and aligning internal/external functional and service providers.

University degree (at least BSc) in relevant engineering discipline, possible with additional training and working in Reliability and/or Maintenance execution roles, project and/or programmes.