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Head of Mechanical & Piping

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Our client is currently hiring a Head of Mechanical & Piping based in Immingham.

Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Sourcing and executing work for the department
  • BID management, completion of tenders and building of cost estimates
  • Continuous monitoring of staff requirements
  • Attracting and retaining talent through effective recruitment, mentoring and training
  • Monitor the progress of jobs within the department, ensuring they deliver to the required quality, timescale and budget
  • Monitor progress and performance of all personnel within the department to ensure quality of work product and ensure continuity of design methods
  • Training and competencies of department personnel
  • Initiate, review, and approve routine performance appraisals
  • Demonstrate customer focus
  • Be a technical expert, setting design specifications on projects and driving technical assurance and safety by design
  • Ensure OLG Engineering procedures, specifications, standards, technical guidance and work instructions are followed
  • Review and approve timesheets, holidays and expenses for departmental personal
  • Working closely with other departments, including the fabrication and operations teams
  • Undertake inspection reports
  • Undertake Constructability reviews and review design risk registers to ensure safe efficient designs are delivered by OLG Engineering
  • Act as client’s engineer and technical authority
  • Provides technical support to Project group.
  • Attends to internal review activities and inter-discipline check meetings.

KeySkills (e.g. relevant qualifications, experience, knowledge):

  • Evidence of work winning
  • Experience of working in a multi-discipline environment and an EPC environment
  • Ability to estimate design & engineering hours and fabrication & installation budgets
  • Proven track record of building & retaining dynamic engineering teams
  • Proficient in design using tools such as Autocad Plant 3D, creation of cats and specs, Navisworks Manage / Clash detection and chairing model reviews
  • Good working knowledge of AMSE codes B31.3 / 4, standards & specifications. BS EN 13480, PED / PER
  • Minimum of 10-15 years post graduate training
  • Chartered With IMechE with a design engineering bias

Key Competencies:

  • Accepts ownership, is accountable and delivers on commitments
  • Self-motivated with no supervision, but works effectively as part of a multi-discipline team
  • Technical Expert
  • Business driven