Project Manager - SKID

Posted Date 11 months ago
Location United Arab Emirates
Discipline Oil & Gas
Job Reference 31829
Salary 0.0


Our client is looking for an energized and capable professional for the role of a Project Manager - Skids.

Purpose of the Job

  • Manage planning and execution of Modular Skids (CI Skids, HIPPS, etc.) Projects from job award to delivery within scope, schedule, and budget

Principal Responsibilities / Accountabilities

  • Prepare project budget and plan.
  • Organize project execution team for the modular skid projects
  • Prepare a project execution plan indicating the project organization, roles, and responsibilities of the project team.
  • Collate Engineering, Procurement, QA-QC documents for client submission.
  • Manage project procurement and find creative solutions for cost optimization
  • Coordinate with Engineering, Production, Procurement, and QA-QC for availability of materials, manpower, inspection, and fabrication activities as per schedule/plan.
  • Coordination with client and their engineering consultant for approval of basic/detailed engineering documents, and resolution of technical queries.
  • Coordinate with the Engineering team to finalize the SDRL document list and planning at the beginning of the project.
  • Define the KPIs for the team and monitor & implement the effective integrated key milestone plan for timely project delivery.
  • Review and approval of the Project plan and schedule.
  • Track and monitor scope change with reference to the scope of work.
  • Project review: organize and conduct internal and external project review meetings and monitor action lists.
  • Project reporting: Circulate weekly/Monthly Project reports and appraise management on project status and escalate major issues if any.
  • Responsible for complete customer satisfaction (as a minimum) and customer relation (at best)
  • Responsible for Customer / End User’s complaints and feedback



  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Chemical engineering from an accredited institute
  • Professional experience of 12-15 years minimum
  • Minimum of 5 - 8 years of project management experience in modular skids projects
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in UAE


  • Excellent verbal and written English & knowledge of Arabic would give an edge
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Good communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Decision making quality based upon analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of project planning, process optimization and information management systems
  • Practical experience of bringing manufacturing excellence for repeatability, productivity and cost effectiveness
  • Experience of establishing manufacturing and execution processes for large scale manufacturing with quality and efficiency
  • Excellent Vendor management skill
  • Customer centric and have strong experience of managing customers globally