Senior Project Engineering Manager

BH-258323-3
  • Competitive Salary & Benefits
  • Poland Kraków
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
We are looking for a Senior Engineering Manager.


Key Responsibilities:
  • The Senior Engineering Manager is managing multi-locations, multinational, multicultural in-house engineering teams and subcontracted engineering partners for the successful completion of 300M€ or more EP or EPC Projects. These EP or EPC are multi-technology, multi-centers execution projects to be executed within a given schedule, budget and with the highest respect of engineering standards.
  • He/She is accountable for all engineering activities and KPIs of the project. Furthermore, he/she is responsible for the identification, qualification of engineering partners for the proper execution of his/her project. He/She then is fully responsible for the management and control of these engineering partners.
  • He/She is the representative of company towards the clients, suppliers, partners and subcontractors for all technical & engineering aspects of his/her project.
  • As part of the core team of the project (together with Project Director, Project Procurement Manager, Site Manager), the Senior Engineering Manager is responsible for the definition and application of the strategy for all engineering and technical aspects of the project.
  • He/She is managing the engineering resources allocated to the project (engineering managers, project engineers, discipline leads). He/She is directly managing a team of Project Engineers, each in charge of a specific scope or package. He/She also manages the scope across different company centers, as per the project execution strategy. He/She manages the interfaces among engineering disciplines and with technology department, procurement department, site activities, vendors, licensors, and partners.
  • For all engineering & technical topics, he/she is the main point of contact between the client and company and he/she ensures that all client technical requirements are being addressed properly by company.
  • He/She must lead the identification and qualification of engineering partners for the proper execution of his/her project. He/She then is fully responsible for the management and control of these partners, including change orders validation, quality compliance, schedule and costs associated with this scope. He/She should be vigilant to protect the interests of company in front of this partner, with support of the contract/subcontract manager.
  • The Large Project Senior Engineering Manager is owner of the engineering quality process for the project. As such, he/she organizes and leads the engineering project meetings and project review meetings. He/She defines the necessary engineering coordination procedures, project documentation management procedures, discipline-specific processes to be implemented and approves general project specifications.
Requirements: 
  • Engineering Graduate or higher qualifications.
  • More than 5 years as Project Engineering Management position (EM) in the O&G or on-shore EPC projects.
  • Knowledge of the complete Project Cycle, understanding essential areas such as Construction, Procurement, Engineering and Processes, with a focus on technical engineering as well as project management methods.
  • Management and leadership. Team building skills.
  • Decision making skills.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Communication skills.
  • English proficiency is a must.
  • Ability to travel to worldwide locations on a very frequent basis.
  • Nice to have: Experience as Field Engineering or site construction engineer.


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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