Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Civil Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, England, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Civil Engineer: 34062

Petroplan are assisting a major Oil & Gas client of ours with the appointment of a Civil Engineer. The primary purpose of the role is to deliver a major body of work surrounding on the construction of access roads and well-pads in a remote location in East Africa.

The role holder will successfully report and deliver the specifications for construction activities to the Field Superintendent and the Well Engineering Lead.

  • Ensure Civil Engineering projects are completed and fully compliant with Company Policies, Procedures and Legal Requirements, Particular Safety and Ensuring Safe Systems of Work.
  • Proactive coordination of interfaces with other functions both within the project teams, and partner organizations
  • Ensure objectives are understood by all personnel, and are delivered
  • Maintains continuous familiarity with daily operations to ensure full understanding of issues, operational problems, cost
  • Assist with the management of consultancy services in relation to construction activities, such as geotechnics, surveying, structural design and engineering.


  • 28/28 rotation
  • Business Class Flights
  • Salary: DOE
  • Contract Length: 1 year +


  • Minimum of 5+ years of international experience in a broad range of job functions covering civil engineering and construction activities in support to the oil and gas industry
  • Experience of operations in various environments including; Onshore/ Remote / Harsh locations with challenging logistical issues
  • Experience of a wide range of civil engineering activities including the planning and executing of complex construction projects


Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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