Project Manager

Job Order Number: clp20971

Posted on Mon, 11/06/2017 - 13:30

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Job Description: 
Project Manager Needed for Capital Project in Geismar, LA

Refinery in Gesimar, LA looking to hire a Project Manager with experience in the Chemical/Refinery business. The Project Manager will organize and coordinate mechanical, technical, and operation resources, materials, and activities according to project schedules and plans to achieve the project goals and objectives. The Project Manager will be a supplemental contract employee hired to work under technical direction.

Job Responsibilities:

• Become familiar with project engineering standards, project controls, safety requirements, and reliability expectations.
• Become familiar with pre-project and post-project schedule process.
• Develop project management plan.
• Work with Owner’s Representative(s) to develop resource plan for staffing various project positions and identify resources to staff all project positions.
• Work with project team to develop project work plans and schedules.
• Prepare and maintain action plans and follow-ups.
• Assist project team with effectively applying methodology and enforcing project standards while staying current with regulations, industry standards, and other applicable technologies.
• Preparing weekly and monthly project progress and expenditure reports, and initiating corrective actions.
• Work with Owner’s Representative and site to obtain support for various activities involving land usage, storage sites, temporary office and work spaces, right-of-way in and around the facility, etc. • Review, track, and progress change orders based on project’s change order process.
• Work with Owner’s Representative to develop start-up plans and review progress punch-lists.
• Work with project team to develop de-staffing and demobilization plans based on project schedules and plans.
• Perform a final project walk-through with the Owner’s Representative.
Desired Skills: 
• Bachelor's degree in Engineering.
• Degree or certification in Project Management a plus.
• 10+ years’ experience in the petrochemical industry.
• Served as Project Manager on at least two project in petrochemical sites over $100M.
• Extended knowledge of various mechanical skills: pipe fitting, welding, boiler making, steel erection, electrical, rotating equipment, instrumentation, non-destructive testing/examination, heavy lift planning, etc.
• Extended knowledge of various construction techniques and best practices.
• Proficient in reading mechanical drawings, blueprints, isometrics, P&IDs.
• Ability to understand field changes and red-line drawings.
• Proven ability to effective coordinate various mechanical, operations, technical, and contract resources according to schedule and plan.
• Advanced skills in MS Project, Primavera scheduling tools, MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
• Knowledgeable of petrochemical industry MOC and PSSR process and procedures.

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