7 Jun 2018

Project Engineering Manager

McDermott Houston – Offshore

Job Description

McDermott is a leading provider of integrated engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) services for upstream field developments worldwide. The Company delivers fixed and floating production facilities, pipelines and subsea systems from concept to commissioning for complex Offshore and Subsea oil and gas projects to help oil companies safely produce and transport hydrocarbons. Our clients include national and major energy companies.

Job Description

Reports to Sr. Project Manager, Project Director and Sr. Project Director.

• Responsible for management of all phases of small projects or part of a larger project.

• Accountable for financial and technical success of project or segment of project.

• Manages project personnel to achieve project objectives.

• May have bottom-line accountability for the financial and technical success of the project or area of project responsibility.

• May manage Bid Proposals.

• Promotes a culture of teamwork, collaboration and success. Learns from other leaders.

• Ensures preparation of Project Execution Plan (PEP), Project Scope of Work, Project Setup, Project Closeout and Change Orders.

• Reviews and approves project expenditures, budgets, estimates, cost reports, project financial forecasts and schedules.

• Ensures clear and open communication with project team members and between project team and functional groups, the changes in scope of work and schedule are captured in the Change Management System (DTMS) and the implementation of Lessons Learned.

• Manages the project team, internal and external customer relationships, and staffing of project team with competent persons from the functional groups.

• Manages to the cost, schedule, safety, quality and contractual requirements of the project through effective planning in accordance with company procedures.

• Applies basic understanding of company’s business to improve project cost effectiveness, apply change management principles and improve project margin.

• Demonstrates values in line with company’s values.

• Understands and promotes McDermott’s Vision, Mission and Values.

• Understands and promotes McDermott’s HSES Standards.

Job Requirements


• Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in a relevant Engineering discipline (Civil, Mechanical, Ocean, Naval, Architecture, etc) or

Construction Management


• Minimum 8 years of experience in an Engineering or Construction environment

• Minimum 3 years experience in a Project Leadership role

  • bi-lingual Spanish/English

• Experience in Oil and Gas Industry is a plus


• Advanced knowledge and awareness of Project Management principles, documents and plans.

Competencies & Behaviors:

• Role models McDermott's values and acts with integrity.

• Makes prompt and appropriate decisions even with limited information.

• Shares information openly with others, even when dealing with difficult/challenging topics.

• Builds a team environment founded on mutual respect and collaboration, manages conflict well and consistently treats people

with respect and dignity.

• Meets commitments and adheres to the Code of Business Conduct and ethical behavior, procedures and rules/regulations.

• Assigns clear authority and accountability.

• Accepts responsibility for personal and team mistakes, doesn't see barriers as excuses and responds quickly to resolve

problems; "no excuses" mentality.

• Establishes performance as a key company priority; consistently delivers timely work personally or by leading a team.

• Anticipates and responds quickly and appropriately to customer needs, inquiries and issues.

Project Engineering Manager

Job Types: Offshore.

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