Company: Wood
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Project Manager - Maintenance with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry. Successful candidate must be local to the Deer Park and Bayport, TX areas (there is no relocation assistance or per diem offered). In-plant maintenance experience is highly preferred.

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required

Job Description / Duties / Responsibilities:
  • Meet or exceed the company and customer safety standards
  • Comply with all company and customer procedures, engineering practices and other standards
  • Responsible for managing and coordinating capital projects at the Texas facilities (Deer Park and Bayport, TX sites)
  • This position adds value to Client and contributes to achieving maximum profitability by installing and improving the capital assets required to produce products and meet governmental regulations
  • Utilize a modified "Stage Gate" approach for project development and execution for small to mid-size projects (<200k>
  • Understands and is familiar with estimating methodologies as relating to project development and execution
  • Provide Leadership to the project team and stakeholders when developing and executing projects
  • Complete projects on budget per the project schedule
  • Develop and manage the project scope of work
  • Manage project engineering design activities and ensure compliance to Client requirements
  • Read and fully understand Project Design Packages including but not limited to; Piping & Instrument Diagrams (P&IDs), Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs), Equipment Data Sheets, Piping Specifications, Piping drawings, Instrument-Electrical-Control (IEC) drawings, Instrument Data Sheets and Civil-Structural (C/S) drawings
  • Manage project procurement activities
  • Manage change orders and sponsor requirements
  • Effectively manage any changes to scope, execution or other that potentially impact cost and/or schedule
  • Manage project construction activities and understand key performance indicators
  • Understand and manage schedule logic and the critical path in the project schedule
  • Engage in departmental initiatives to improve various practices and procedures related to effective project management
  • Cooperative, efficient, self-motivated and team oriented
  • Utilize effective interpersonal, communication (written and verbal) and planning skills


Skills / Qualifications

Skills / Qualifications:
  • A BS or MS Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical or Civil Engineering
  • This is a mid level role and targeting 5-15 years of related experience in project engineering and project management
  • Excellent computer and organizational skills
  • The ability to keep information confidential
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Working knowledge of detailed engineering contractor 3D software/tools


Additional Desired Skills / Qualifications:
  • Professional Engineer license (P.E.)
  • Experience with SAP
  • Experience using the Independent Project Analysis (a.k.a. IPA) project execution method
  • In-plant maintenance experience highly preferred


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.