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Bulisa, Uganda



October 19, 2023 at 2:00:00 PM

About the Organisation

McDermott International Ltd is a global leader in engineering, procurement, construction, and installation (EPCI) services for the energy industry. With a history spanning over a century, McDermott has built a reputation for delivering innovative and sustainable solutions for complex offshore and onshore projects. The company's expertise covers a wide range of services, including oil and gas exploration, refining, petrochemical production, and renewable energy projects.

McDermott operates with a commitment to safety, quality, and environmental stewardship, ensuring that all projects meet the highest standards. The company leverages advanced technologies and a highly skilled workforce to execute projects efficiently and effectively. McDermott's global presence, with operations in key energy markets around the world, enables it to support clients with localized expertise and resources.

Through strategic partnerships and a focus on continuous improvement, McDermott drives value for its clients while contributing to the advancement of the energy sector. The company's robust portfolio includes numerous landmark projects that showcase its capability to handle large-scale, complex engineering challenges. McDermott's dedication to innovation and excellence positions it as a trusted partner in the evolving landscape of global energy.

Job Title

Construction Engineer - Tanks (Tech Services) job at McDermott

Job Description

This role will be managing the planning, technical support and installation stages of construction projects in line with McDermott procedures, drawings and documentation and that all jobs are carried out as per the Company’s operating standards. Preparing work schedules in collaboration with the construction manager and subcontractors. Conducting regular checks on materials, procedures and installations to ensure compliance with industry regulations, McDermott operating standards and project requirements. Successful candidate must have at least 5 years of experience in Oil and Gas engineering & construction projects with installation / site erection / testing of API 650 Steel Storage tanks across multiple Oil and Gas projects.

Duties and Responsibilities

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Support the Technical Services manager and Construction Manager in the execution of the project

  • Coordination and engineering interface works on the Site erected API 650 storage tanks

  • Coordinate with subcontractor and review execution plans

  • Answering technical queries / concessions / deviations and acting as a focal point between home office engineering and site teams

  • Studying the preferred methods of installation and jacking plans

  • Supporting other disciplines as required

  • Ensure all works is carried out to project specifications and procedures whilst complying to international and national standards

  • Ensure erection and installation is complete and to project drawings and specifications

  • Redline / as-built coordination

  • Works to support the execution of the project for technical and supervision requirements

  • Coordination of works between subcontractors and supporting construction supervisors

  • High standard of safe working practice, quality and productivity as well as compliance with Code of Business Conduct

  • Ensure that the National Content Plan is followed by all parties (McDermott and Subcontractors)

  • Completion coordination and tracing ready for commissioning activities

  • Training and advancement of local employees and ensuring that knowledge of the company’s policies, processes and procedures are communicated. As well as Oil and Gas construction processes and procedures

Qualifications and Competencies

Essential Qualifications and Education:

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering

  • Advance proficiency in crane planning software, In-depth knowledge of Oil and Gas construction industry regulations for lifting and heavy transport

  • Proficient computer skills - MS Office Suite

  • Experience in use of Technical Drawing software (AutoCAD,) and engineering design software

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