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Turnaround petrochem services Sr. Project Manager in HOUSTON

Turnaround petrochem services Sr. Project Manager in HOUSTON

Job Description


Management opportunity with this mechanical contractor highly specialized in turnarounds, revamps, scheduled repairs, and emergency repairs for Fluid Catalytic Cracking Units (FCCUs), Delayed Coker Units (DCUs), and Ammonia Units.


"We are known for our experience and on-the-spot field innovations that have saved plant owners/operators considerable time and money during project execution."

"We believe that only by integrating safety solutions, quality, and productivity can we provide the high-quality services expected of us. Striving for an accident-free environment is a company-wide core value. Read our Tenants of Safety here."

Areas of specialization include:

  • Planning, Management, and Execution of Turnarounds
  • FCCU and Coker Turnarounds and Revamps
  • Ammonia Plant Shutdowns and Revamps
  • Power Plant Outages
  • Project Planning, Cost Control and Management
  • Industrial Procurement
  • Specialty Welding Services & ASME Code Welding
  • Heater and Boiler Repairs
  • Pipe and Vessel Fabrication
  • NOx and SOx System Installations
  • Constructability Review
  • Consulting Services


Manages and directs project staffs as assigned to keep turnaround projects running

smoothly and within budget without compromising safety and quality standards.

Coordinates project activities through the clients’ representative, and acts on behalf of the

company in good faith while addressing contractual issues and or project specifics.

Manages and oversees routine and specialize turnaround activities affecting the repair,

modification, and installation of petrochemical processing units. Manages and provides

technical oversight, recommendations, troubleshooting, and inspects work performed by

staff and assist with training personnel to complete tasks safely. Responsible for the

managing, controlling and coordinating turnaround and maintenance scope of work

within the boundaries of corporate policy.


  • Manages project schedules, tasks and assigned staff to best facilitate the

completion of assigned project. Plans, directs and assigns duties for project

personnel; ensures all necessary crafts are assigned to the appropriate task, and

work performed is consistent with the established job scope and in accordance

with the contract parameters.

  • Recruits, trains, and supports turnaround employees to assure effective and

competent performance of project execution occurs; performs audits of job task to

ensure quality of work being performed and to verify that all safety procedures

are being followed.

  • Reads and understands the specifications or blueprints for the work to be done

and plans the steps to be taken to complete the project task. Clearly explain steps,

provide directions and answer questions about the turnaround processes to

employees and subcontractors. Assigns necessary Superintendent’s to the multiple

tasks and participates in discussions to address Safety Analysis Program

(SAP) and or a Job Safety Analysis (JSA) that encompasses all aspects of safety

considerations including: federal, state, local, client and or company regulations.

  • Manages all financial parameters of the project execution in compliance with the

contractual arrangements. Financial parameters may require oversight of staff or

direct involvement that may affect income/expenses of the project such as:

change orders, purchase requisitions, third party items, labor/equipment invoicing,

etc. Maintains project specific authorization and or approval of all project

personnel transactions such as hiring, termination, transfers, and wages associated

with project personnel, unless directed otherwise by Corporate Management.

Contact  Bill Rice SCI
Confidentiality assured

Job Requirements


A college degree OR similar previous job experience is preferred with five to seven years

of practical field experience in a service or plant environment. Additional certification

related to the industry, such as PMI credentials, is preferred.

Must be able to understand
planning, scheduling and reporting documentation generated for industrial turnarounds and or mechanical applications. Familiarity with project management and spreadsheet applications is required.

Must understand and have knowledge of safety, quality and administration practices and

procedures. Good communication skills and the ability to work well with supervisor, coworkers

and subordinates are essential.

Good leadership skills and proactive decision
making and problem solving is necessary. The ability to oversee multiple tasks, customer correspondences’ and maintain a detailed scheduled is required.

Utilization of computer skills to navigate programs such as Primavera, Microsoft Word,

Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook to coordinate job activities is beneficial. Must

be able to meet all customer qualifications to access job site such as background check

assessments, multiple and random drug testing and training requirements.

Contact  Bill Rice SCI
Confidentiality assured

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Installation - Maint - Repair
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 6 year(s)
Manages Others Yes
Industry Oil Refining - Petroleum - Drilling, Chemical
Required Travel Negligible
Job ID 6767-T/A
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Turnaround petrochem services Sr. Project Manager in HOUSTON

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