Company: Spencer Ogden
Skills: Planner / Scheduler, Project Controls
Other Skills: Scheduler, Planner, Drilling, shipyard
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US


The Client is a highly reputable Drilling Contractor based in Houston, TX. This will be a long-term assignment with the potential of being a full time hire.




BASIC FUNCTION: Report to the Manager Project Planning and Estimating on a regular basis and will produce project schedules and assist with project estimates for Stage Gate 1 and Stage Gate 2 schedules and estimates in accordance with the client, the New Upgrade and Repair Projects Organization and Management Standard. Will work with all Project Managers (after the PM is assigned to a project) to produce preliminary Stage 3 schedules and estimates, prior to a project going to the execution phase.


EDUCATION: Engineering Degree Preferred. Must have some college with direct marine industry and/or shipyard construction experience in planning and estimating, fluency with computerized schedulingprograms (MS Projects and Primavera), and fluency with spreadsheets and databases (Excel and Access). Fluency in Primavera PG version 8.4 or later.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum 3 to 5 years. Must have experience working in Shipyard Production or Offshore Facilities working as an Estimator/Scheduler in a shipyard/offshore environment.

SKILLS: This will require an effective communicator to be able to work with Rig Managers, Sales staff, Engineering personnel, as well as outside Sales Engineers to make preliminary equipment selections for the cost estimates and delivery schedules. It will also take an experienced engineer who is familiar with offshore rig construction and shipyard repair work.





Spencer Ogden recruits the best international talent across all energy sectors, providing industry leading services to our candidates at every stage of the project life cycle.


Our global network of international offices give you access to the world’s most exciting permanent, contract and temporary positions, offering a world of opportunity to our candidates.


Spencer Ogden stands for the best in professional, proactive global energy recruitment – and our Oil & Gas team is no exception. Our managers have a wealth of experience both in recruitment and on-site, giving them the perfect insight and knowledge to understand your recruitment needs. We deliver worldwide across the upstream and downstream sectors to an award-winning standard - and it’s how we do it that makes all the difference.


To meet the challenges, we bring local knowledge with a global perspective and work within the political, geographical, social and cultural reality, not against it.


We also have a bespoke, end-to-end recruitment solution to overcome the challenges of mobilizing personnel into these harsh environments when needed. Wherever you are in the world we have comprehensive candidate care including an in-house team dedicated to our contractors.