Head, ONContract Type : StaffWhat we offer youAt ODE you will be joining a fast-moving and technically diverse environment.
ODE is unique and often takes projects from feasibility to completion and beyond. We undertake an unusually wide range of work, offering variety, challenge and opportunities for original, innovative engineering that is tailored to the needs of each project.
We currently have an opportunity for a Head of Projects based in Great Yarmouth on a Staff basis.The RoleFolowing a strategic re-
organisation of ODE?s business in seperate Asset Management and Engineering companies, there is now an exciting opportunity to join ODE as Head of Projects.
Working alongside the Engineering Manager and supported by a number of Project Engineers, the Head of Projects will ensure all studies and projects managed out of ODE?
s Great Yarmouth office are delivered safely, efficiently and in line with Client expectations. Direct, hands-on project management will be expected in support of larger scopes and regular liaison with ODE?
s London and Cairo offices will be required to facilitate effective multi-centre working. The role will include input to business development, preparation & co-
ordination of bids / proposals, responsibility for the oversight of cost, progress & safety performance on multiple con-current projects and ensuring compliance with corporate procedures.
The ideal candidate will have an engineering background, experience of project managing EPC oil & gas projects and be able to demonstrate strong leadership qualities.
Experience of both development projects and brownfield modifications will be beneficial. As a member of the management team, the role will also include visible safety leadership, input to audits and investigations and participation in ODE?
s Emergency Response Team.The key aims of the role are : Ensure studies and projects are delivered safely, on time, on budget and in line with Client expectationsScope of ResponsibilitiesThe GY Projects Manager is responsible for the effective delivery of projects managed from the GY office with the focus on safety, cost, schedule & Client satisfaction.
This will generally involve co-ordinating Project Engineers / Lead Engineers to deliver projects but will also on occasions require direct, hands-
on Project Management.The technical delivery & content of projects will be overseen by the Engineering Manager. The Projects Manager will therefore be expected to work closely alongside the Engineering Manager to ensure the appropriate resources are available and assigned to projects.
Direct Reports : Project EngineersCost / Planning EngineersKey Interfaces / SupportTo ensure satisfactory delivery of requirements, it will be necessary to work closely with and have the support of : Engineering Managers (London & GY)Head of Operations and ODE AM Contract ManagersHSE and QA EngineersDiscipline Lead EngineersProcurement Team / BuyersImplementation / Construction ManagerRoles and responsibilities cover the full lifecycle of typical projects and include the following : Assistance in business development activities including direct client liaisonPreparation and co-
ordination of bids, proposals and engineering / project estimatesEnsuring (with input from the Engineering Managers) that the appropriate resources are selected and assigned from the shared pool to bothmanage and deEnsuring projects are managed efficiently and in accordance with the Project Execution Plan and ODE?
s corporate proceduresResponsible for commercial and contractual compliance of projectsResponsible for ensuring the cost & progress of projects are monitored regularly and change notices are raised & approved in a timely manner where requiredEnsure Client progress reports are issued regularlyManage the performance and development of Project EngineersAttendance at Regional Management meetings and provision of reports appropriate to sphere of responsibilityRemain up to date with, and ensure the implementation of relevant legislation and practicesInitiation of project close out reports / reviews and input to Lessons Learned databaseAssist / participate in Customer and Supplier First Point Assessment (FPAL) reviewsAttributes : Project ManagerChartered Engineer preferablePrevious experience in managing engineering, procurement & construction activitiesPrevious experience of working with multi-
discipline engineering teamsBroad understanding of all engineering disciplinesGood team working and leadership skillsGood presentation skillsSelf motivated and conscientiousSafety, Health, Environment and QualityLeading by example to maintain a strong SHEQ culture through visible safety leadership.
Ensure the implementation of adequate Health, Safety and Environmental work practices, procedures and methods to meet all statutory requirements and the Company SHEQ Management SystemMonitor performance against the SHEQ plan for progress and improvements in SHEQ performance including conducting audits on and offshore as required.
Participate in accident and incident investigations as required.Form part of the Emergency Response team as required by the Company Emergency Response Procedures.
The listing of main responsibilities and main duties is not necessarily exhaustive and may be changed at management discretion to reflect the needs of the company.
Competencies & Soft SkillsCommercial awarenessDetail conscientiousHigh tolerance for uncertainty, results orientationStrong work ethicLeadership skills and management experienceAbility to multi-
taskExcellent written and verbal communication skillsGood report writing skills essentialConfident and outgoing individualTeam player, self-
starter and problem solver i.e. ?Can-do? attitudeStrong IT literacyFlexible to travel in UK and working away from base officeFull and valid driving licenceOffshore survival & medicalYour ApplicationPlease send your CV and Cover Letter to recruitment ode-
ltd.co.uk . Closing date for applications is 28th June 2019. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in this vacancy.
Your application will be carefully considered during the initial screening process. Unfortunately due to the high volumes of applicants we are unable to personally respond with everyone that applies but we will contact you if you are selected to progress in the recruitment process.
ODE is an equal opportunities employer.