Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Technical Manager
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Budapest, Hungary

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.


The main responsibility is to support the development of strategic and large projects for improving the Units, aligned with the Group 2030 Strategy. Driving the right projects that eother fit the strategic future vision or ensures improved efficiencies or licence to operate of current assets. Developing the right projects options and ensuring the technical scope matches the strategic end game. Requires strong collaboration with interdisciplinary teams. Ensures a strong learning culture of improvement by implementing lessons learnt, developing best practices.


Ensure, by adoption of modern technology processes, the competitiveness of products and technologies of the DS business.

Drive continuous improvement of technology development projects by ensuring lessons learnt are considered for each project and sharing best practice ways of working.

Drive the process for developing the Production Units by generating, capturing, and prioritising improvement proposals and transforming them into implementable projects. This should include contributing to the DS Roadmap, and coordinating and technically supporting strategic project development and Master Plan activities.

Technical leadership to help resolve complex problems.

Foster and maintain key stakeholder relationships. Strong presentation skills to communicate options, trade-offs and recommendations and obtaining buy-in and support for the projects.

Coach, counsel and supervise all direct reports and senior staff, and ensure the staff are motivated, and that personal and career development is completed.

Manages his/her organisation with ownership, ensures sustainable solutions and customer focused operation. Responsible for the development and succession of his/her subordinates.

Responsible for ensuring and controlling of compliance with the related legal and company rules - with special regard to the general regulations defining company operation: Code of Ethics and Business Conduct, rules of Conflict of Interest, HSE and Data Protection.


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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