Company: Wood
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Atyrau, Kazakhstan

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood (trading locally as WOOD KSS LLP) is currently recruiting for a Project Manager - EOI with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.

  • Participates in the development of project management plan, creates project documentation
  • Ensures projects development and execution
  • Maintains the required documentation by project phases/stages
  • Coordinates changes with project sponsors
  • Participates in project execution and project progress monitoring
  • Controls the quality of project works
  • Coordinates the work of project team members
  • Initiates planning and conducting of meetings on the matters related to the approved project execution;
  • Complies with confidential information handling procedure
  • Ensure work pack and material delivery aligns with construction mobilisation
  • Provide construction expertise during FEED, Detail Design, in the form of constructability reviews, scope minimisation and ensuring safest and most efficient construction methods adopted
  • Actively engages with the other contractors / sub-contractors to ensure seamless delivery at site(s)
  • Engages with individual project teams to ensure correct level and sequence of Work Breakdown Structure adopted at project kick off
  • Ensure all Site activities are performed in a safe, environmentally responsible manner with integrity and quality delivering HS&E targets
  • Oversight of home office team to ensure quality construction input to the integrated engineering and planning processes
  • Delivery of site teams to meet Client's business schedules
  • Delivery of reduced costs at site by continual review of performances and improvements by the site teams
  • Ensure the site construction and commissioning process with regard to the provision and use of corporate and project specific procedures, processes and systems
  • Monitor the competency and training requirements of all construction/commissioning personnel
  • Ensure safety, quality and environmental responsibilities and accountabilities have been defined and communicated to workers engaged within their area(s) of control
  • Ensure all workers within their area(s) of control receive appropriate training to perform their work in a safe, legal and competent manner including any Health and Safety and site-specific inductions
  • Manages and controls project cost and schedule of assigned discipline / subset of onsite construction
  • Utilise Commercial processes to capture variations effectively
  • Works with engineering in the design phases to influence the design for optimum constructability
  • For proactive support and compliance with LLP Life Saving rules
  • For work within the LLP core values framework at all times driving safety as our top priority
  • For contribution to delivery of the planned work scopes in an efficient and timely manner
  • Responsible for all aspects of construction management project of large size and complexity
  • Accountable for the overall contract construction effort and commissioning strategy; including safety, planning, cost and delivery of all field works on the Contract
  • Accountable for supervising, organising and co-ordinating head office, site construction and commissioning teams to provide high quality support in accordance with the Contract
  • Responsible for ensuring full construction integration to project delivery by encouraging regular engineering, procurement and construction interface meetings

Skills / Qualifications

  • Higher (technical) education
  • Work experience in the respective position no less than 10 years
  • Appropriate level of field construction experience in a relevant industry
  • Exposure to working within a technical environment
  • Experience of people management in a construction context, good standard of general computer literacy
  • Onshore oil & gas related design experience
  • Competent in writing reports
  • Ability to provide guidance and direction to project team, managing, motivating and mentoring professional engineering specialists
  • Ability to discover issues and recommend solutions to technical and commercial issues uncovered during course of performing assignments
  • Proficient user of relevant software and calculation templates
  • Professional level of ability in the application of standards, processes and procedures and how they are used in work execution
  • Technically competent in own discipline, pursues continuous professional development of skills and knowledge according to standards
  • Maintains own knowledge of relevant regulatory framework, legislation changes, initiatives and industry technology developments and promotes to direct reports
  • Demonstrated ability to apply advanced laws, principles, mathematics or industry knowledge in the improvement and development of designs
  • Demonstrated skills in persuasion, negotiation, motivation and communication
  • Demonstrated proficiency in project planning
  • Possess a working knowledge of the various Business Units, Functions, Sectors and services offered within business area, and general understanding of other LLP business offerings
  • Requires mature professional knowledge in planning and conducting assignments having scope for co-ordination of difficult tasks

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

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 and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.