Head of Field Engineering
Job Description :
Manage, direct and approve all field engineering activities required to deliver a safe, reliable and cost efficient design for the NFE Onshore Project.
Leads the PMT field engineering disciplines to provide clear and concise direction to the EPC contractor’s field engineering team to enable an efficient field execution campaign.
Provides leadership and coordination with all other PMT and EPC Contractor groups to support construction and commissioning / start-up execution activities.
Key Job Accountabilities :
Manage the field engineering team to define and verify engineering plans and systems are in place ensure field engineering is organized to efficiently support site execution activities to meet NFE Onshore goals and targets.
Leads high caliber engineering resources internal, as well as external, to deliver and meet project goals and targets. Assess team performance regularly and mitigate as necessary.
Maintain familiarity with relevant equipment specifications, international standards and state- of-the-art technology and equipment.
Prepare and release a variety of regular and ad-hoc reports to Management as well as
correspondence / memorandum to coordinate work activities. Also ensures the proper
maintenance and control of department records and files.
Manage training, development and succession planning for all assigned employees in line with company staff retention and nationalization policies.
Monitor performance of contractors, consultants, PMT and service providers supervised and develops KPIs to assist in developing and executing mitigations when plans are not being achieved.
Understand interdisciplinary dependencies to be able to make judgements on overall technical decisions having multi-discipline impacts.
Applies risk management techniques to facilitate decision making
Clear understanding of change management process and leads team to document and justify and manage risks associated with design change.
Lead effort to develop field engineering execution plans and processes to support construction and commissioning execution.
Ensures processes are clearly understood by the CONTRACTOR and PMT and are jointly working as a team to drive to key milestones to support execution sequence.
Develop field engineering surveillance plan, including key areas for SME support to ensure NFE installation and testing activities are properly supported to drive project objectives.