This role is for the Azeri Central East (ACE) project The Project will build a new Integrated Production,
Drilling, Utilities and Quarters Offshore platform to be installed in the Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan. The
project is currently in Define phase and is planned to enter Execute in 1Q19.
During the Define phase, the role will initially be based in Leatherhead (UK) and will report to the
ACE Project Construction Manager (PCM). At the start of Execute phase, the role will re-locate to the
selected fabrication facility in Baku (Azerbaijan) and will report to the ACE Topsides Construction Lead.
The ACE Lead Piping Engineer will be responsible for the overall delivery of piping construction across the ACE Topsides, with specific emphasis as follows; Demonstrate excellent personal HSSE leadership and HSE behaviours. Lead, by example, with regards to company's HSE policy. Fulfil the role of ACE focal-point for piping construction delivery, providing ongoing construction input to Engineering disciplines, during platform piping design for both Greenfield and Brownfield scopes. Actively participate in construction-related decisions; collaborate with ACE PCM to provide a discipline perspective to schedules, design deliverables, materials purchases, degree of shop fabrication, material delivery configuration and sequence, as well as development of any required subcontracts. Interface with Design and Fabrication Contractors for Topsides, Living Quarters and Drilling Modules, to ensure pipingconstructability input is being actively considered and implemented. Develop and maintain all required project documentation for ACE Build-It-Tight and Build-It-Clean programs, including all associated construction preservation procedures. Provide all necessary technical input to ACE Construction Execution Plan, Mechanical Completion Plan, Construction Work Package Plan (CWPP) and Construction Site Surveillance Plan Support the development and implementation of project modernisation and transformation solutions across the project construction discipline. During the Execute phase, provide oversight of all piping construction activities, from start through final acceptance including Mechanical Completion Handover processes. Anticipate and identify adverse trends/events throughout the piping fabrication and construction cycle and work with the relevant parties to avoid them or achieve timely resolution.
Educated to Degree Level
A high-level of communication and interpersonal skills.
Significant experience of leading piping construction, including knowledge of
associated codes and practices.
Experience of effectively interfacing and working together with Design / Construction
Contractors and Operations entities.
Experience with HSSE issues related to onsite construction activities.
Deep understanding of our clients Construction Defined Practice for both Greenfield and
Brownfield projects and the latest international standards that assure integrity of build and construction quality.Previous experience in similar role would be a distinct advantage.