Project Manager


On Site
Full Time


Oil & Gas
Project implementation
Risk management
Strategic leadership
Customer satisfaction
Quality management
Resource allocation
Contingency plan
International experience
Project delivery
Project control
Contract management
Value engineering
Regulatory Compliance
Quality assurance

Job Details


Company Overview:

People power our future. That is why advancing a dynamic, inclusive environment, where everyone grows and thrives is critically important to us.

Our ingenuity fuels daily life. Together, we've forged some of the most trusted partnerships across the energy value chain to make what was once just an idea a reality: laying subsea infrastructure thousands of feet below sea level, installing offshore platforms hundreds of miles from shore, and using our expertise to design and build offshore wind infrastructure.

For more than 100 years, we've been making the impossible possible. Today, we're driving the energy transition with more than 30,000 of the brightest minds across 54 countries.

Here, what you do matters.

Job Overview:

The Project Manager is responsible for all matters pertaining to the project and project execution in accordance with the contract and project's HSSE, quality, schedule, risk management and financial goals. This individual has bottom line responsibility for the financial and technical success of the project, is responsible for all deliverables of the work produced and is accountable to McDermott Management and to the client for the project team's performance. The Project Manager must be intimately familiar with and manage work to seven baseline documents: Contract, Scope of Work, Execution Plan, Schedule, Estimate, Business and Profitability Plan and Risk Management Plan.


Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Manage Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC)Projects up to $250 MM (min)
  • May manage a discrete portion on a larger Project.
  • Responsible for Management and Execution of the project
  • Responsible for Strategic Leadership of the Project
  • Represents McDermott in front of the Client and is responsible for client satisfaction
  • Has bottom line responsibility for all aspects of the performance of the project (technical, schedule, costs, quality and safety) - Ensures projects compliance with BMS policies and legal requirements.
  • Responsible for delivering the project at as-sold Gross Profit and responsible for accurate forecasting.
  • Responsible for Management of all phases of projects from the Home Office through the Site
  • Delivering the Project in accordance with the approved budget and baseline schedule at Site - Ensuring the Project activities adhere to the requirements of the Quality Management System at Site
  • Ensuring the Project activities adhere to the requirements of the HSE Management System at Site and promotes a strong safety culture among the team
  • Oversees the planning and resource allocation of personnel throughout the project at Site.
  • Define role, responsibilities and authorities for reportees on the Project
  • Effectively delegates authority and responsibility at the Home Office and the Site
  • Ensures that the Main Contract and Subcontracts are correctly administered, including agreement to the variations to the scope of work
  • Establish & maintain relationships with the Client & Subcontractors at Site
  • Drives the resolution of issues or conflicts between departments or with the Client
  • Monitors and manages the project risk profile with the assistance of relevant departments at Site
  • Ensure compliance with the contract in all aspects at Site
  • Liaises with the Client and key subcontractors as required at Site
  • Arranges and attends meetings with the Client and subcontractors as required
  • Ensures that all written documentation required under the contract is prepared and submitted on time and in accordance with contract requirements at Site
  • Ensures that all QA and HSE policies and practices are properly administered and executed
  • Ensures that all personnel training requirements are met
  • Ensures that the Contract is properly administered, especially protection of our contractual rights, and maximization of the opportunities, including negotiation of variations to the scope of work at Site
  • Oversees the management of change
  • Ensures robust decision-making process is utilized and recorded
  • Overseeing contingency planning and lessons learnt for the Engineering, Fabrication, Construction and Installation scope
  • Represents McDermott in all meetings - Ensures that the close out activities are properly performed, and documents submitted as required by the contract and McDermott Close out Procedure
  • Other responsibilities include executing and managing McDermott's Lessons Learned program at the project level, preparation of internal and external project reports; and representing the Company and the project at all meetings


Essential Qualifications and Education:
  • Minimum 5 years experience in a Project Manager role
  • Experience in managing Hybrid and Lump Sum Turn Key Contracts
  • Experience with modular fabrication
  • Prefer domestic and/or international experience as a Project Manager in a global EPC Company executing contracts in industries such as oil & gas, LNG, petrochemical, power, nuclear and energy transition market
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Science.
  • PMP considered a plus
  • Post Graduate Management qualification an advantage
  • Proven track record in successful leadership of projects (in excess of $100million) a pre-requisite
  • Technical knowledge of multiple aspects of project delivery including engineering, procurement, fabrication, installation, construction, project controls and contract management
  • Effective communicator with client, executive management, project team, and venders - Skilled negotiator Company