Company: Petroplan
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Ipswich, England, United Kingdom

EPC Projects Manager



  • To develop, grow and manage the project, site and project service disciplines of the company.
  • Work closely with the Operations Manager to ensure the highest calibre of technical and commercial delivery on all projects, and to help and support the Operation Manager as required.
  • Lead and manage project teams (Project Managers, Project Engineers, Package Engineers, Site and Project Services) across all office locations. Acting as the focal point for projects and as the head of project management.
  • To attend and participate in both the Design and Contract Reviews.
  • Deliver assigned EPCI projects, ensuring delivery is on time, on budget, to a high quality and with customer satisfaction.
  • Develop project excellence model to ensure consistently excellent project delivery for the company and customer stakeholders.
  • Manage projects in accordance with the agreed contract, ensuring project team members are familiar with the contract and its requirements for delivery time, scope, commercial requirements, and terms.
  • Ensuring company and industry standards, processes and best practice are followed, identifying areas for improvement and implementing with agreement of Senior Management.
  • Ensure company financial controls are adhered to across EPC projects.
  • Ensure supply chain is fit for purpose, developing competent and reliable suppliers, eliminating single points of failure and working with Procurement and QHSE Manager to monitor and record supplier performance.
  • Support Business Development Manager when required to accurately tender work and win projects, including both new projects and project variations.
  • Working with the Engineering Manager to continually monitor Engineering and Project progress to anticipate and avoid escalating costs, delays, and disputes, making recommendations to alleviate problems.
  • Ensure Project deliverables are completed and presented in a professional manner, to include quality of information, written, drawn and verbal.
  • To advise and assist the project staff on risk management relating to Engineering, Project and Commercial matters.
  • Ensure competent staff are allocated to tasks, providing additional training and support where required.
  • Consistently develop and enhance Project staff competence and capacity.
  • Develop succession plans to enable our engineers to progress through the business as opportunities arise, preventing single points of failure.
  • Deliver R & D activities within your remit.
  • Recruitment of Project staff.
  • Maintain and enhance the company's engineering reputation in the marketplace.

  • Degree qualification in relevant Engineering and/or Project Management discipline.
  • Professional qualification with relevant engineering and/or Project Management body, such as the IMarEst, IMechE, RINA, APM, etc.
  • Proven experience of managing large, multi-disciplined project teams and departments.
  • Additional management qualifications preferred, but not essential.


Champion professional development for all Engineering Staff, encourage and facilitate attainment of chartered engineer or project management professional status with relevant professional body. Experience in mentoring engineers to achieve chartered status.

Develop culture of safety excellence, continuous improvement, development and open communication within the Engineering and Project teams.

Promote innovation whilst ensuring timescales and commercial awareness is maintained.

Provide consistent, visible, persuasive leadership to ensure strong individual and team motivation and productivity.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.