Job Opening at Schlumberger Nigeria Limited: Head of Engineering & Project Services

Schlumberger is the world’s leading provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing to the oil and gas industry. Working in more than 85 countries and employing people who represent over 140 nationalities, Schlumberger supplies the industry’s most comprehensive range of products and services, from exploration through production and integrated pore-to-pipeline solutions for hydrocarbon recovery that optimize reservoir performance.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Head of Engineering & Project ServicesLocation: Lagos  Job Summary/DescriptionThe Head of Engineering & Project Services is to manage all engineering and project services activities associated with a major offshore engineering contract as part of an integrated project team. Reports to Project Manager.Responsible for the implementation of the project management systems and controls that are required to support the effective execution of the Anyala & Madu Project, including the development and maintenance of an onshore integrated schedule. Be the single provider of cost, budget, milestone and progress data to parties outside the Engineering Department including: Project Change Control, Contract Management, Manpower Planning, controls and staff management for direct staff.The position shall also have responsibility for all engineering activities and deliverables for Anyala & Madu Project and will generally be responsible for ensuring that the whole system operates seamlessly as one coherent system. This includes the FPSO, CSPs (Conductor Supported Platforms), FPSO flexibles and in field pipelines.The Head of Engineering and Project Services shall participate in all phases of the project including, concept selection, FEED and project execution to ensure the technical objectives are met within the approved scope, budget and schedule and to the required quality standardsThe position is based in Nigeria and it is expected that the duration of the project will be 3 years. The engineer will be expected to travel to locations where equipment is being manufactured such as, but not limited to the UK, US, Singapore, Dubai and Nigeria including stints offshore during hook up and commissioning. Roles & ResponsibilitiesLead and develop ‘best in class’ project services, procedures, processes, systems and models for the Analya & Madu Project from conception through to operationDevelop and provide project management systems (Development Delivery Process, Electronic Project Management System), services and resources for the projectManage the Project Services group (Cost, Planning, Document Control and Supply Chain)Owner of the system design (basis of design) from wellhead to export ensuring consistency across all disciplines and project areas.Implement and adhere to Schlumberger and First E&P systems and processesLead and manage development of integrated schedules for Anyala & MaduVerify cost estimatesMonitor key interfaces and potential knock on effects of slippage, overspend, etc.Contribute and assure quality of monthly and other reportingDirect, control, monitor and co-ordinate all engineering activitiesEnsure applicable legislation and standards required to be complied with are identified and that all stakeholders are awarePromote effective communication and innovative challenge within the engineering disciplines in order to foster the production of safe, cost effective, fit for purpose and constructible designs.Ensure all technical interfaces are identified and that the protocol for managing them is known by all disciplines and is being adhered to.Ensure that the protocol for managing concessions and deviations is known by all disciplines and is being adhered to.Ensure the correct engineering resources are in place to support successful project delivery and compliance with schedulesEnsure design reviews are carried out in accordance with the approved project procedures and plansContribute to the progressing of the project strategies, schedules and estimate reportingWhere appropriate, champion initiatives aimed at developing an innovative and cost effective approach to engineering workEnsure all engineering disciplines comply with the project governing proceduresEnsure that all engineering work is managed and executed in accordance with the agreed budget planLiaise with Clients and ContractorsTrain, coach and mentor individuals on the project teamComply with Schlumberger Health, Safety and Environment Policies and Standards

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