IMI1183 - Project Lead - Blasting & Painting

Job Family: Asset Management
Location: Dhahran / Ras Al Khair / Dubai / Other
Business Line: Asset Management & Marine Operation
Department: Capital Projects
Closing Date 25-Jul-2021
Your future role:

We are looking to hire a Project Lead (Blasting & Painting), who will be responsible for:

The control & administration of all elements relating to the project execution for the Blasting and Painting Facility, ensuring that it is implemented according to design specifications, standards, Company Policy and Quality Management system.

Primary Accountabilities & Communication and Working Relationships:

Primary Accountabilities:

• Lead the Commissioning Managers/Project Engineers daily operations & the implementation of safety, efficiency planning & continuous improvement strategy.
• Ensure all elements relating to the project (Engineering, Planning & Scheduling, Commissioning, Budgets) are maintained and updated as per the project reporting criteria.
• Prepare and deliver reports/presentations for Capital Projects Manager as required.
• Mentor the Project Engineers providing leadership & guidance to resolve identified operational issues.
• Liaise with Government Bodies, EPC Contractors & OEM’s as required maintaining professional and harmonious lines of communications.
• Evaluate technical & operational recommendations (Robotics) and manage the change according to guidelines & parameters set by Executive Management.
• Work closely with HSE to engineer out potential hazards, to provide a safe working environment, for all employees.
• Communicate and negotiate with a wide range of project stakeholders.
• Closely analyze & monitor the capital project expenditure in accordance with approved budget.
• Supervise documentation & certification requirements during project execution and ensure the process is in accordance with IMI Document Control Policy & Procedure.
• Utilize knowledge of asset management standards ISO 55000/1/2 and implement during project execution phase as necessary.

Key Performance Indicators:

• Achievement of the companies TRI.
• Keep within or under predetermined schedules
• Keep within or under predetermined budgets


Communication and Working Relationships:

• Asset Management & Marine Operations
• Maintenance Manager / Supervisors
• HSEQ Department
• Commissioning Manager / Project Engineers
• Inspection & Coordination Manager
• Capital Projects Manager
• EPC Contractor / OEM


Core Leadership Competencies:


Competency Area

Critical focus


Accountability and initiative taken for managing, maintaining and improving the JV Co.’s health, safety and environmental performance.

Commitment to Quality

Ensure continual process improvement alongside an ethos that is committed to ensuring that performance expectations of all assets are continually met.

Planning & Organising

Apt at developing long and short-term plans


To be clear and decisive

Situation Management

Dynamic decision making where required


Ability to effectively communicate strategic direction through sound logical, commercial and technical reasoning, with all functional areas in the organization. Promote a “can-do” team spirit creating a culture of high standards, work ethic and job satisfaction within the department

Business Acumen

Experienced in developing, implementing and sustaining new business directions/functions with appropriate commercial and technical acumen.

Who we are looking for:

• Qualification in Mechanical, Electrical or Marine Engineering, min 5-8 years’ experience in project management role (Manager or Engineer) in shipbuilding, oil & gas or equivalent industry. Overall preferably 10 - 15 years of industry experience (Minimum)
• The ability to manage large multi-disciplinary teams, across a broad range of technologies.
• Understanding of Asset Management/ERP systems, & ISO standards. Computer proficient in Word, Excel, Power Point, Project. 
• Experience in working with diverse cultures 
• Resilient under stress and capable of managing competing priorities
• Demonstrates ability to listen to the views of others and respond in a logical, well thought out manner without the need to resort to authority
• Well-developed presentation skills and excellent interpersonal skills
• English will be the primary form of communication
• Be Physically fit, and able to complete a full medical
• Good habits.

About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV