Senior Engineering Manager


Aibel is a leading service company within the oil, gas and offshore wind industries. We provide our customers with optimal and innovative solutions within engineering, construction, modifications and maintenance throughout a project’s entire life cycle. Aibel's 4000 skilled employees are located close to our customers at the company’s offices in Norway and South East Asia. In addition, we operate two modern yards in Haugesund and in Thailand, with complete prefabrication and construction capabilities.

The Engineering Management department in the business unit Modification & Yard Services in Haugesund consists currently of eight senior engineers with a long record in Aibel. We expect a growth in the number of projects in the coming period and need to strengthen the team with a Senior Engineering Manager. 

Engineering Management may in general cover several roles in Aibel project portfolio;  Engineering Manager, Study Manager, Design Control Coordinator, Interface Coordinator and Cost Efficiency Coordinator. However, the new position as Senior Engineering Manager is planned to hold the role as Engineering Manager in larger brownfield projects.  

Your responsibilities

  • Responsible for leading and coordinating the engineering management tasks on the Contract according to plan, budget and agreed scope of work for larger modification (brownfield) project within oil & gas. The Engineering Manager responsibilities cover full scope of services for a typical project from Study Manager, FEED Manager, tender work and Engineering Manager for larger brownfield projects
  • Responsibility pending the type of projects, but typical activities are: 
    • Overall responsible for technical deliverables in the projects 
    • Ensure that the engineering personnel have a responsible attitude towards man-hour budgets and schedule 
    • Arrange required training as required 
    • Ensure that design verification activities, audits and verifications are adequate and carried out as required 
    • Ensure that all engineering interface requirements towards interfacing departments like Procurement, Construction, Planning, etc, are identified and that timely information, to agreed quality, is supplied 
    • Ensure that requirements from fabrication, installation, system completion, operations and other relevant parties are fully known and observed 
    • Ensure integration of third parties or other contractor personnel in the organisation as required 

Education and work experience:

  • Bachelor or Master education within engineering 
  • Long project experience from technical management in multidiscipline EPCI projects 
  • Extensive experience and knowledge to oil & gas EPCI projects  
  • Management experience, preferable as Engineering Manager 

What we are looking for:

  • Good communication skills 
  • Good cooperative working attitude 
  • Ability to work independently as well as in team 
  • Have a high loyalty to deadline and quality requirements 
  • Be proactive, seeking advice and share own experiences with others 
  • Communicate well in English and Norwegian - both orally and in writing 

What we offer: We can offer you interesting assignments in an informal, dynamic and friendly working environment with good possibilities for professional and personal development. We offer a wide range of social events and competitive benefits.

Contact information: Contact person: Vegard Kaste, Senior Manager, phone +47 47277548 or email vegard.kaste@aibel.comWork place: Haugesund

Application due date: 31.07.2020


Vegard Kaste
Section Manager
Telefonnummer: 47277548