Projects Engineer

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Rubis Guyana Inc., a company specializing in the marketing of petroleum products, is seeking a Projects Engineer to join our Guyana engineering team in providing engineering support to our regional Terminal, Retail, Commercial & Industrial, LPG Terminal and Aviation facilities. 

The Portfolio

The responsibilities for the position include: 

  • Identifying, planning and executing projects with the emphasis on sound engineering principles, safety, cost and time.
  • Applying sound engineering principles to troubleshoot issues, designing and implementing solutions.
  • Performing front-end (concept) through to detailed design for all CapEx projects, ensuring that the resources organization, cost, project schedule and contract strategies are appropriate.
  • Preparing relevant project documentation and controlling scope from initiation to conclusion of project; ensuring assets are recorded by the finance department. 
  • Supervising, overseeing, commissioning and handing over the construction phase of projects and reporting on project performance.
  • Validating completed work and conducting post expenditure project reviews.
  • Working with Contracts and Procurement to develop and implement a procurement strategy for each project. Reviewing tenders and contract documentation for project contracts.
  • Preparing cost estimates for projects.
  • Liaising with external stakeholders (clients, consultants, regulatory agencies) to ensure all requirements and constraints are considered.

Qualifications

  • BEng/BSc. degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Chemical, or Industrial Engineering from an accredited university.
  • In possession of or working towards professional or registered engineer status.
  • 5 years of relevant engineering experience.
  • Ability to manage deadlines and work well with others in a fast-changing environment.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project and AutoCad.
  • Knowledge of project management principles.

Requirements

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.  
  • Strong collaboration, interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Effective communications and presentation skills.
  • Ability and willingness to travel within the Eastern Caribbean and internationally.

All applications and curriculum vitae should be submitted by email by close of business on June 12, 2024 to careers@rubis-caribbean.com. Applicants are asked to use Projects Engineer – Guyana as the subject line. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.