Dresser-rand AS

Address: Kirkegårdsveien 45, 3616 KONGSBERG
Phone: +47 32287070

Vacancy Details

Created 04.11.2013
Expires 31.12.2013
Company Dresser-rand AS
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Buskerud
Phone +47 32287070
Email firmapost@dresser-rand.com
WWW www.dresser-rand.no

Position Overview/Summary:

The Project Manager is the single point of contact to the client and will manage the scope, schedule, and budget of assigned client orders for the supply of gas turbine generator and compressor packages, including related auxiliary systems, controls and testing for, primarily, the oil and gas industry.  
The PM is responsible for ensuring successful technical and commercial project execution from order entry through the end of warranty period.


The value of projects managed by this function typically range from $10-100 million, with equipment delivery in 12-24 months.


Position Qualifications (Required and Preferred):



  • Bachelors degree (B. S.) in engineering
  • 5 years of project management experience
  • Problem solving skills, negotiation skills and commercial experience for management of contract scope changes directly with client
  • Comprehensive knowledge of project management concepts, practices and procedures, schedule management tools and economy
  • Ability to travel (up to 25%) to client locations worldwide on an annual basis
  • Well developed leadership skills
  • The ability to work independently with substantial latitude for action or decision
  • Proficient in application of computerized systems, including standard business applications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must possess influence skills to deal effectively with D-R matrix reporting structure
  • Fluent in English



  • Experience with dealing with rotating equipment
  • Experience with North Sea and international Oil & Gas customers
Position Responsibilities and Duties:


  • Report technically and commercially to Director of Projects & Engineering
  • Ensure projects meet delivery and financial requirements
  • Participates in the order capture process by providing master schedule input
  • Facilitates numerous meetings with clients and company personnel during the order execution process
  • Travel to client and supplier's locations worldwide as required (typically up to 25% depending on specific projects)
  • Monitor the master project schedule, initiating and facilitating corrective action to maintain delivery and cost objectives
  • Monitor economy, progress and manpower to ensure accurate reporting including short and long term forecasts are accurate
  • Act as company single point for all communications, questions and issues requiring action on assigned projects
  • Work with and monitor other company functions in a matrix reporting relationship to ensure compliance with all client and company requirements
  • Participates in project review and delivery meetings with company management
  • Eliminate barriers to successful project execution as necessary
  • Ensure that client orders are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and budget parameters
  • Delivery in accordance to applicable laws, regulations, agreements and instructions
  • Overall responsible for the project to comply with company, project and customer HSE requirements
  • Inform management and participate in decisions requiring specific company management actions 

To read more and apply, please visit the Dresser-Rand AS website here.