Company: Petroplan
Skills: Project Engineer, Planner / Scheduler, Project Controls
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar

Primary purpose of job

Lead the Planning and Scheduling functions necessary to achieve the successful and timely execution of a portfolio of projects and to ensure the effective operation of the respective Engineering Department.

Experience & Skills

  • Minimum 15 years experience in project engineering, of which 8 years in project planning of Oil and Gas industry with at least 3 years at supervisory level.
  • Expert in planning and scheduling of large complex projects. Expert level working knowledge in Primavera and associated applications.
  • Extensive working experience in project engineering, planning, scheduling & phasing, project control & monitoring, forecasting/trending, invoice verification, risk assessment, change management, review and analysis of variations/ Extension of Time claims.
  • Dynamic leadership qualities and project management skills with excellent track record in meeting project objectives successfully.
  • Extensive knowledge of contractual aspects applicable to project execution and construction industry with wide ranging experience in managing contractual disputes and arbitration issues will be advantageous.
  • Solid career progression with reputable Owner / Contractor organizations.
  • Excellent verbal/written English.
  • High level of computer literacy with relevant MS Office/Project Control Software packages.
  • Work experience in the Arabian Gulf Countries is desirable.


BSc or equivalent in an Engineering Discipline. Preferably Certified PMP or equivalent professional association


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