Company: Shell
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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.

Job Description

Project Manager is accountable for delivering offshore and onshore projects in support of SPLC's pipeline and terminal assets. This role will also execute similar work in support of SPLC's business partners and other Shell affiliates. Additionally, this position performs a wide range of engineering tasks and analyses in support of operations.

The role is expected to manage Onshore and Offshore maintenance and capital projects through all phases of the opportunity delivery roadmap (identify, assess, select, define, executed and operate). Key aspects of this position include leveraging the front-end development of the project in the Identify to Define phase and honoring the promise in the Execution phase by choosing the right contracts and contractors, selecting the right method of management, and delivering the value with tight control and supervision of those contracts and contractors.
Project Development:
  • Identify and manage the project risks.
  • Develop the scope of the project through collaboration with the various project stakeholders.
  • Develop and implement a Project Execution Plan to deliver the goal and strategies of the project.
  • Identify and appoint suitable engineering consultant(s) for developing the various design engineering packages required.
  • Specify all the relevant Shell and industry standards required for the design and construction of the facility.
  • Develop all the relevant engineering packages required for the commercial biding and construction stages.
  • Identify and apply for all the relevant permits that will be required for the construction and commissioning of the facility.
Project Execution:
  • Manage the execution of projects without any HSSE incidents.
  • Manage the execution of projects within budget and schedule.
  • Manage contract engineering resources to carry out and deliver the design engineering packages, tender documents, technical specifications, and all other deliverables expected from the consultant.
  • Develop, implement, and execute the strategy for the commercial aspects of the project, including vendor identification and qualification, tender preparation, invitation to bid, technical and commercial evaluation and award.
  • Manage the overall process for the appointment of contractors for the various construction packages.
  • Prepare all relevant project execution procedures, specifications, and documentation that will be required to manage the project and report progress.
  • Manage HSSE at the site and ensure all the HSSE targets are delivered. Carry out frequent reviews of the site HSSE and continuously seek to improve the conditions.
  • Embed a strong safety culture in the project team, contractors and workers on site.
  • Prepare and implement appropriate spending procedures and frequently report the status of the spending to stakeholders, particularly actual vs.plan, commitments vs. plan, and latest estimate.
  • Prepare and implement progress reports to track the progress of the overall project against the plan.
  • Supervise and coordinate the on-site construction activities of the project.
  • Develop and implement a project quality and test plan to ensure the construction of the facility is accordance with plans.
Commissioning and Handover:
  • Prepare applicable commissioning procedures and checklists to ensure all aspects of the project are completed and ready for commissioning.
  • Liaise with operations to ensure all necessary operational commissioning procedures and requirements are in place.
  • Prepare and execute a handover to operations, including procedures, relevant training, documents and manuals.

Company Description

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world's growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals.

As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business.

Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.


  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Civil, or Chemical Engineering discipline is required.
  • With at least five (5) years experience in technical support to operations, project engineering, or project management.
  • Skilled at managing contractors and consultants.
  • Experience in delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • Demonstrated HSSE leadership.
  • Good knowledge of the interdisciplinary engineering fundamentals as applied to pipeline facilities and terminals.
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to engage and draw upon region and global experience and knowledge.
  • Demonstrated behaviors in balancing operational needs with project demands.
  • Demonstrated behavior in embracing personal accountability and working in a self-directed fashion.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage a wide variety of stakeholders.
  • Prior experience in terminal/pipeline operations and engineering is preferred.
  • Prior experience in both offshore and onshore operations and engineering is preferred.
  • Project Management and/or PFAS technical authority certifications preferred.


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