Senior Interface Engineer

Requisition ID
2020-76790
Work Location
AE-Abu Dhabi
Department / Discipline
Project Management
Position Type
Fixed Term
Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
Oil & Gas

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking to recruit a Senior Interface Engineer to be deployed within a client Project Management Team in PMC capacity to assist in the management of a large oil and gas project with one of ADNOC group of companies projects. Successful candidate with my responsible to deliver below minimum duties; 

 

  • Develop, implement and maintain the designated interface management methods, systems and procedures for use by all functions, contracting parties and stakeholders
  • Provide, with full responsibility and accountability, leadership and excellence in the achievement of coordinating both technical (hard) and governance (soft) through the EPC Stages of the Project
  • Coordinate interfaces on a complex Onshore Brownfield and major project arising from technical changes with Contracting Parties
  • Provide support to internal and external stakeholders during project execution to meet project objectives
  • Interface with different contracting parties, owners, customers, government bodies and existing facilities in coordination
  • Propose and recommend appropriate solution as necessary to maintain compliance with local authority requirements
  • Negotiate and manage complicated interface issued among different project phases and the existing facilities
  • Develop, implement and maintain a project Interface Management System (IMS) in consultation with the Client
  • Ensure critical interfaces are identified and acknowledged by both contracting parties
  • Develop interface reporting systems and performance indicators to ensure projects are delivered safely, on time, within budget, and in accordance with the agreed project requirements
  • Serve as the single point of contact for the Discrete Project Interface Coordinators with regard to interface management plans, processes, agreements and progress updates
  • Provide leadership and management for the interface team to ensure safe, cost effective and timely resolution of all interfaces
  • Ensure that company policies, procedures and controls are adhered to at all times
  • Lead the development of and approve all interface registers and reports. Devise own work methods and working practices independently within the framework of established policies and guidelines in order achieve project objectives where necessary
  • Be exposed to different cultures, backgrounds and environments. Attend to and resolve conflicts, challenges and problems related to a large multi-cultural and multi-discipline technical workforce
  • Review / Validate detailed design and Engineering Deliverables
  • Participation in design review, 3D Model Reviews, Value Engineering, Risk Management workshops, constructability Reviews, PHSERs , IPR etc.
  • Carryout Technical Evaluation of Bids, Issue Bid Technical Clarifications, Technical Evaluation Reports and Recommendations
  • Review and approve project ‘’ AS BUILT’’ and project Design Dossier prepared by EPC Contractor

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering 
  • A minimum of 13 years’ experience in project management and execution of major and mega Oil and Gas projects, of which a minimum of 5 years experience in project management / interface senior roles 
  • Experienced in developing and leading effective project interface organizations
  • Experienced in the implementation of industry best practices and Company's systems, processes and standards
  • Proven ability to apply sound judgment and analytical skills due to the complex and diversified nature of the position
  • Extensive skills in management and leadership, team building, effective communication, conflict resolution and presentations
  • Candidate must be in UAE
  • Good communication skills in both Arabic and English

 

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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