Our client is a leading independent Nigerian oil and gas exploration, development and production company.
Plan, organize, and direct activities concerned with the construction and commissioning of the pipeline and related facilities.
Represent the Company to assure all construction-related activities performed by the contractor are performed in accordance with design, budget and schedule and is completed to HSE and quality standards.
Review all Method Statements dealing with his area of responsibility prior to mobilization of the contractor.
Confer with supervisory personnel, contractors, design professionals and other relevant stakeholders to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems/challenges.
Review engineering design drawings and discuss findings of concern with the Project Manager and relevant stakeholders.
Discuss and resolve daily site problems with field engineers and supervisors. Monitor construction progress on a daily, weekly and monthly basis and provides input to the regular reports of the Project Manager.
Align with/assist relevant stakeholders on project documentation and progress reporting to ensure quality and timely reporting.
Participate in or (subject to the Project Manager delegation) leads in discussion of contractual matters related to contractors employed on the project.
Check and okays all claims for payment from contractors to assure accuracy and that proper contractual obligations are met.
Make forward plans in all sections of the project for the release of equipment and personnel employed.
Other responsibilities/activities as may be directed by the project manager
The successful candidate should have at least 15 years experience in a reputable Oil & Gas organization (preferably within an E&P environment)
A First Degree in Engineering.
Experience in a position of leadership and responsibility in Oil & Gas construction and commissioning project with particular reference to pipeline construction.
The role requires a candidate with strong technical, negotiating and conflict management skills in addition to contract and project management proficiency.
Good documentation and project management skills will be required.
Must be a self-starter, team player, and have good interpersonal skills
Terms & Conditions CONSTRUCTION MANAGER
18 Months renewable contract