Location   UAE
Salary   Full Expat Benefits
Sector   Oil and Gas
Job Type   Full Time
Date   22/06/2014
Job Ref No   LOBO/4262/2014

Company Profile

Our Client is one of the largest Marine Engineering and Ship Repair Facility in the Middle East based in the United Arab Emirates. The company provides ship repair, vessel conversion, new building and offshore construction services. We are looking for Engineers for the Engineering Division for structural design of Drilling /Accommodation and Jack up Rigs.

Job Description

This position is relating to rig repairs/refurbishment and upgrades.

The Project Manager accomplished project objectives by planning and evaluating project activities. Assists the Lead PM for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects, ensuring consistency with company commitment and goals.


Responsible to create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements. Liaise with the Project Planner and make all necessary schedules (preliminary, completion revisions, etc.). Manage day to day operations aspects of a project and scope & liaise with all trades to resolve any outstanding issues. Manage the project team including personnel seconded to the project from functional groups. Assure that all critical path activities are performed in accordance with the schedule


Ensure that Safety& Quality & Environment requirements of the yard are strictly met.


Liaise with the Procurement Supply Chain group that all materials and equipment are procured and delivered in accordance with the projects contract requirement.


Identify any yard process which creates a delay or which can be optimized and propose solutions to the same. Track and report trade’s man-hours on a weekly basis.




Candidate Profile

Minimum 15-20 years post qualification experience in similar role as PM, in Shipyard or Oil and Gas organization Graduate in Engineering Discipline Knowledge in practical and theoretical aspects of rig repairs/refurbishments Knowledge about contracts administration PC literate Critical Thinking and problem solving skills Planning and Organizing Decision making and communication Influence, Negotiation and Leading Delegation and Teamwork Stress tolerance Adaptability Multi-Tasking