Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Technical Manager
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Grangemouth, Scotland, United Kingdom

A truly global company our client is one of the world's largest chemical companies is recruiting for a central TAR manager for its operations in Grangemouth. 

  • Create and lead teams to Plan and Execute Turnarounds on large production assets, including any associated Projects and asset improvements, and deliver the performance targets set for HSE, plant integrity, reliability, quality, planned outage duration and commercial performance.
  • Dimensions- defines the scope and scale of the job in financial or non-financial terms
  • Lead the Central TAR organisation
  • Create a turnaround execution strategy, which is aligned with the maintenance and site Turnaround procedures, to deliver the defined business targets for HSE, plant integrity, reliability, cost and duration.
  • Create in consultation with OPUK business teams, specific TAR procurement, Commercial & construction strategies to deliver the TAR event.
  • Identify and select resources, create and lead a combined team, of direct / sub­contracting resources to deliver the TAR Preparation and Execution phases.
  • Provide coaching for TAR Managers.
  • Create combined TAR execution plans to include all associated TAR Project works and including the Asset De-commissioning and Re-commissioning, and ensure delivery of these plans.
  • Deliver the Commissioning phase of the TAR, ensuring adequate process, project and vendor

To ensure support resources are available to meet the planned schedule requirements.
  • Create a learning environment, including TAR close out reporting, that supports sustainable improvements to TAR performance.
  • Capability to expertly manage a wide and complex range of Technical, Organisational and Commercial issues and People, and across  external Companies
  • Analyse specific TAR risks and create mitigation plans to ensure successful TAR execution.
  • Ensure that business HSE expectations, are used to influence the TAR Preparation phases, and provide personal leadership commitment, demonstrating visible, and pro-active HSE management during the TAR Execution phase.
  • Align various TAR Contractors offsite management to be actively involved in TAR Planning and Execution processes.
  • Capability to adapt and change TAR Procedures to suit the specific circumstances of each individual TAR.
  • Influence the Organisational decision making and TAR Execution strategies, associated with upstream and downstream assets, to ensure Turnarounds are delivered to the business expectations.
  • Role requires a unique blend of experience of Asset Operations, Maintenance, and Projects Management, including Construction Industry Industrial relations expertise.
  • Chartered Engineer, with significant experience in maintenance, TAR's and Projects.
  • Formal Project Management qualification is desirable
  • Extensive knowledge of engineering commercial and contract management.
  • Substantial experience in cost estimating practices
  • Proven ability to manage budgets and cost management systems.
  • Knowledge of integrated site manufacturing operations and external logistics issues

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.