Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Project Management, Engineering Manager, Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: England, United Kingdom
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Petroplan are looking to recruit a Project Mechanical Engineer to be based in Surrey for 12-18 months.

The role and responsibilities of the position include, but not limited to:

  • Report to project management team.
  • Management and coordination of mechanical engineers.
  • Direct liaison with client lead engineer and relevant client subject matter experts.
  • Clarifying scope and technical requirements with client.
  • Technical involvement (e.g., checking, reviewing, developing new work scopes).
  • Coordinating changes to scope and priority.
  • Progressing the work scope in accordance with agreed schedule.
  • Good organisational, coordination and client liaison skills.
  • Suitable technical (rotating equipment) knowledge to support the work scope.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Highly proficient with MS Office applications.
  • Flexible in adapting to changes in scope.

Candidates must have a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, be preferably UK registered Chartered

Engineers with experience of working on projects in the UK and international Oil & Gas industry.


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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