Project Engineer Oil & Gas


Our client is now searching for an experienced Project Engineer to take the lead on a multi-million dollar civil construction project.

  • Port Moresby based residential role
  • Join an organization that values technical excellence and continuous development
  • Be a part of one of PNG’s largest projects

If you’ve been looking for an opportunity to make a name for yourself in the industry and be part of one of PNG’s largest projects, this is the role you’ve been searching for.

Our client is well-known for their people-driven mentality, with a keen focus on giving their employees the support they need to advance their careers and get the job done well. This organisation offers unrivalled exposure to PNG’s major projects and an internal culture that values technical excellence, high-quality engineering and continued staff development.

Your opportunity

As part of their exciting growth across PNG, our client are now searching for an experienced Project Engineer to take the lead on a multi-million dollar civil construction project. In this once-in-a-lifetime role, you would:

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  • Take a lead in preparing the scope, planning, design and construction for project civil works;
  • Managing the creation, review and approval of all design work;
  • Evaluating relevant contractor tenders in line with project requirements;
  • Maintaining positive relationships with contractors and suppliers, practicing efficient contract administration, monitoring contractor performance and ensuring cost control;
  • Effectively managing end-to-end project works in line with established scope, timing and budget plans;

Key requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience as a Civil/Mechanical Engineer in Oil & Gas
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and formal training in HSE
  • Excellent communication skills – you are fluent in English, can negotiate well, and are an effective intercultural communicator
  • Demonstrated project management capabilities
  • Leadership abilities – you can effectively lead a site and manage all internal staff, contractor and vendor relationships
  • PNG Citizenship

This is a unique opportunity to step into an influential position with an organisation with exciting projects on the horizon in one of Papua New Guinea’s largest industries. In return for your expertise, you would receive competitive remuneration and company benefits and the ability to influence across the organisation.

Development and mentoring of the PNG workforce is an essential part of the role. If you believe you fit the above criteria, we look forward to receiving your application.

To see the full details on this job & to apply to this position – click here to job ID 8160 on


Applications Close: 16/08/2019

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Advertiser:  PNGWorkForce