Project Engineer

The Role

Where you fit in

Refers to the management and engineering of capital projects compliant with agreed business and technical objectives, within schedule and budget, whilst ensuring quality, safe installation, and operation as well as performance to agreed requirements.

What’s the role?

As Project Engineer, your key accountabilities include the following:

  • Having a good understanding of the workflow of the capital project processes and the required deliverables for the various phases of the capital project life cycle.

  • Driving the development and execution of assigned capital projects in accordance with HSSE requirement, technical specifications, quality requirement within the committed schedule and budget. 

  • Leading and working with the various assigned disciplines engineers and the construction teams to successfully deliver the portfolio of the site capital projects.

  • Deliver best in class Capital Projects execution in line with Global Manufacturing Standards, Flawless Project Delivery process and Shell Jurong Island’s construction standards. To provide leadership in the capital projects/TA planning and execution to achieve projects/TA premises.

  • Champion and drive safety aspects of program on all assigned Capital projects. Lead, manage, integrate, develop, execute & deliver all multi-disciplinary capital projects for the site.

  • Provide leadership and develop project execution strategies/plans, contracting & procurement strategies and execute all aspects of capital projects from Engineering kick-off till Handover/Closeout. Coordinate constructability reviews and integrate operational / maintenance / human factor aspects in design for all assigned capital projects.

  • Manage project construction through Site Construction Manager and Site Construction Team or external resources such as Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) contractors. Ensure all aspects of the capital projects field execution comply with relevant local HSSE legislative, ISO14001, OSHA18001 and Shell group requirements.

  • Champion cost and productivity initiatives by incorporating best practices and learning from previous projects, Turnaround and externally from the industries.

  • Track and monitor plan/actual project status to ensure timely development, execution, close out including as-built documentation submission. Drive timely report on progress status to customers and stakeholders.

  • Liaise and work closely with various digitalization initiatives workstream leads to facilitate the utilization of digitalization tools and platforms to improve the efficient execution of capital projects in Shell Jurong Island.

What we need from you

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • A degree in Mechanical or related Engineering field.

  • Must have hands-on project or maintenance experience in petrochemical plants or refineries, preferably with 3-5 years relevant experience in project management and execution.

  • Knowledge and application of planning tools like Primavera P6, MS-Project, Excel, Word, Access, and SAP are essential.

  • Knowledge or interest in digitalization tools/programs; data science architecture and platforms, automation technologies will be desirable.

Company Description

Shell is one the largest foreign investors in Singapore and began operations in 1891. Today, we have more than 3,200 employees in Singapore alone. The Pulau Bukom Manufacturing Site today is the largest Shell refinery in the world in terms of crude distillation capacity, which makes Singapore a key regional supply and trading centre for Shell in the East. Singapore is the largest petrochemical production and export centre in the Asia Pacific region. Shell Jurong Island (SJI) manufactures petrochemicals to meet the fast-growing demand for these products in the region. We also have one of the largest single-branded retail networks in Singapore, providing customers with a wide range of quality products and services. When you join Shell in Singapore, you can count on our commitment to help you thrive and propel your career by means of our industry-leading development programme and our available and unrivalled pool of local and global experts. Our numerous global and local skill pools as well as our diversity are key to our success and continuing innovation.

An innovative place to work

There’s never been a more exciting time to work at Shell.

Join us and you’ll be adding your talent and imagination to a business with the ambition to shape the future – whether by investing in oil, gas, and renewable energy to meet demand, exploring new ways to store energy, or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently, everyone at Shell does their part.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we are nurturing an inclusive environment – one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills, and reach your potential.

  • We’re creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply, and we’ll take it from there.

  • We’re closing the gender gap – whether that’s through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.

  • We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.

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