Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Project Engineer

Published on: 09/27/22

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
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Project Engineer Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking to hire Project Engineer for one of its client to work on a PMC role in UAE.

Location: Dubai or Abu Dhabi

Duration: yearly renewable contract.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work with a team of skilled engineers, designers, procurement and construction specialists, contractors, vendors, and other project support staff/stakeholders.
  • Coordinate project resources and project activities across all areas to meet project requirements
  • Oversee and manage multiple subcontractors / vendors to ensure cost effective, safe, and timely completion of projects to meet or exceed client expectations
  • Manage technical interfaces both internally and externally, coordinate engineering resources and engineering outputs to meet project requirements
  • Prime interface with client and other shareholders
  • Day-to-day management of project on behalf of Project Manager
  • Resolve engineering and project problems and issues, and take necessary actions, keeping Project Management Team informed. If necessary, elevate issues to Project Manager or Engineering Manager with relevant information and a recommendation
  • Plan and execute defined elements of the project as directed
  • Prepare progress and routine reports and submit on time
  • Prepare minutes of meetings and ensure action points are completed
  • Monitor official correspondence received, take appropriate advice and actions, and prepare drafts for Project Manager review and approval
  • Monitor project to ensure that work scope, schedule and standards are meeting project requirements
  • Track and maintain project schedules Edit and budgets
  • Ensure project deliverables meet required standards and timelines
  • Review routine reports, initiate appropriate actions, and ensure actions are completed in the correct timeframe
  • Anticipate future tasks and challenges and prepare plans for review and approval
  • Manage interface with Contracts and Procurement activities throughout the contracting and delivery /logistics stages
  • Manage interface with site engineering, materials management, and construction phase 
  • Manage the hook up and commissioning phase as well as the management of the vendor representative at site 
  • Consult with both Project Manager and Engineering Manager to ensure activities and resources allocations are correctly managed to meet project priorities.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Process / Mechanical or related.
  • Minimum 10 years of knowledge, experience and understanding of design and construction of Well Pads/Refineries etc.
  • Knowledge, experience and understanding of design and construction of Vendors package units
  • Experience as project engineer in Project Management Consultant (PMC) role – essential
  • Experience as project engineer for a multi-discipline project covering all main engineering disciplines.
  • Management of project documents and deliverables and IT/IM systems
  • Proficient with general office computer programs and MS Project scheduling and AutoCAD drafting programs