Project Engineer (m/f)

Heading Moçambique

Heading is recruiting for its client, an Oil and Gas Company, a Project Engineer (m/f), to be based in Afungi, Mozambique. 
  • Conduct all activities in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures
  • Ensuring the welfare of personnel and the protection of assets and the environment at all times
  • Routinely study, check, review and validate the construction activities to ensure they comply with the latest approved project specifications, documents, and procedures
  • Attend daily coordination meetings to monitor progress and target completion dates as per the contract schedule and daily work plan, including providing feedback to Project Management through daily reports
  • Perform the witness, inspection and surveillance checks in accordance with contractor discipline Inspection and Test Plans, and the site quality plan including the completion of inspection Test records and Handover Dossiers
  • Support the Punchlist process and close out of punch list items
  • Ensure all approved modifications to works are recorded on red-lined as-built drawings and are verified
  • Demonstrate visible leadership and commitment to excellent HSE performance in accordance with Company’s HSE Management system and policies
  • Promote a safe site culture, attend Toolbox Talks with contractors, undertake audits, observe and intervene on unsafe acts
  • Review method statements for construction, pre-commissioning and commissioning activities to ensure compliance with stakeholder, workface co-ordination and integration, Quality, and HSE requirements
  • Ensure proper management of change, ensuring technical and project changes are approved and implemented, including reviewing TQs to ensure responses are appropriate, practical, and timely
  • In conjunction with other disciplines/ stakeholders, ensure contractor interfaces are both coordinated and planned to allow effective interface/ SIMOPS coordination
  • Assist the project manager to establish project objectives, procedures, data collection methods, and KPI’s
  • Prepare scheduled and necessary updates of construction activities and analysis of manpower and equipment required
  • Maintain budgetary, scheduling, and project database oversight, and report regularly to project manager to keep him/her constantly informed of job progress, plans and problems that could affect cost, schedule, and/or quality
  • Manage compliance, quality control, and quality assurance standards and specifications
  • Performing quality control tasks on budgets, schedules, plans, and reporting on the project's status
  • Developing scopes of work, specifications, and concept drawings for new projects
  • Prepare weekly and monthly progress reports
  • Ensuring the project's compliance with the applicable codes, practices, policies, performance standards, and specifications
  • Coordination of completion and handover of projects to operations, including provision of as-built documentation
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering in a related field
  • A minimum of 10 years’ directly applicable experience in large scale projects, including project planning / project controls experience (scope, schedule, cost, quality)
  • Experience with Microsoft Office programs (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel) and / or other relevant business information systems, as well as proficient in the use of AutoCad
  • Ability to review and update job specifications, method statements, and other written deliverables and prepare project status reports
  • Proven track record to interact professionally with engineering and construction contractors
  • Advanced knowledge of multi-discipline activities associated with onshore infrastructure projects, such as roads, structures, utilities, buildings, electrical, controls, power, water, HVAC, etc.
  • Knowledge of appropriate international codes, standards, and good construction practices for each discipline
  • Proven track record of HSE leadership in similar roles on large scale international projects
  • Proven understanding of compliance and quality assurance guidelines and best practices
  • Experience supporting Project Controls Change Management processes
  • Excellent organizational, time management, leadership, and decision-making skills
  • Able to summarize, organize and provide regular report of activities and progress to direct supervisor
  • Fluent oral and written knowledge of English and Portuguese is required
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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  • Published 12.02.2021
  • Expires 22.02.2021
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