Head of Engineering - Marine/Oil& Gas

Job Title: Head of Engineering - Marine/Oil& Gas
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: 310
Contact Name: Brijesh Mongia
Job Published: February 27, 2020 09:48

Job Description

Our client is a leading global Maritime equipment company who are looking to hire a Head of Engineering for their market leading products in their growing teams in Singapore.

If you are a Mechanical/Marine Engineer with prior experience in managing Engineering teams and handled large projects within the maritime industry, please read further and we look forward to hear from you.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Operations of engineering department on daily basis.
  • Ensuring the engineered solutions is technically sound and in accordance to any applicable rules and regulations.
  • Ensure department cost is in line with department budget.
  • Ensure composition and availability of department resources is according to business unit needs. - Resource planning and reporting of such on a regular basis.
  • Manage engineering in projects in accordance with time schedule and budgets established by the Project Manager.
  • Initiate engineering for sales, project and R&D - Drive changes and processes for improvements within the O&G organization.
  • Lead and contribute to a healthy work environment for department and business unit.
  • Liaise with the manufacturing plant and drive processes for an optimal process and cost-efficient product that maintain our leading position.
  • Review and approve any documents of engineering nature.
  • Ensure adequate digital software tools is available according department needs.
  • Cooperate closely with management group on strategies and goals set.
  • Review and approve engineering calculations with respect to electrical, mechanical and process disciplines.
  • Review of procurement specifications, quotation, purchase orders etc.
  • Support on selection of instruments, valves and others used, with compliance to customer requirements and specifications.
  • Develop prototype or principle design for sales
  • Facilitate software’s for engineering design, such as different AutoCAD/ Autodesk products, ANSYS, StaadPro, AutoPipe and others.


Education Qualifications & Background:

  • Bachelor’s / master’s degree in Engineering.
  • Minimum 10 years of work experience related to the position.
  • Experienced with the O&G industry preferably with experience of Marine equipment.
  • Strong multi discipline engineering skills