Principal Project Engineer (Both Onshore & Offshore)

Last Updated: 23rd July 2018 (over 4 years ago)

United Arab Emirates


Phone Number


Age Range
35 to 44

Qualification Level

English, Hindi


Working as a Principal Project Engineer.


American Global University, Wilmington DE, U.S.A
MBA-Master of Business Administration from

   May 2008
— Nov 2010

MBA competed with First class in project Engineering and Human resource management in 2010

Technical Department, Government of India
Mechanical Engineering

   May 1997
— Jul 2000


McDermott Middle East Inc., Jebel Ali, U.A.E
Principal Project Engineer (Both Onshore & Offshore)

   Jul 2001
— Jul 2018

Job Profile:

• Reporting to the Senior Project Manager and Directors.
• Coordinate and review inputs from the various functional departments and out house contractors contributing to the execution of the project.
• Coordinate and ensure the generation of deliverables/reports/procedures required for the project
• Reviewing prior to the implementation of Project Execution Plan (PEP).
• Coordinate and review of all inputs and changes to the project plan, scope of work, drawings and specifications. Log and evaluate impact of all changes in the Desk Top Change Management System [DTCMS]
• Monitor work in progress and prepares weekly report of the status of each activity.
• Check with production engineers regarding project materials and material issue status, Planning Control & Decision making, monitoring, Time Keeping.(as per requirement)
• Ensure all procedures and calculations are submitted the client for review and approval. Monitors their approvals with client.
• Arranging the Weekly Progress Meetings (Internal as well as with Client) and prepares the Minutes Of Meetings
• Adhere to Company Safety standards and promote safety culture among the ranks across the company.
• Review the project plan along with the project planner/production engineers and prepare subcontract package for any works which require to be outsourced.
• Controlling and clearing all levels of Engineering and Materials issues based on cost coordinate with cost control and Production engineers. Prepare/Tracking electronic software computer entries in systematically for tracking of all details.
• Review and update of any scope of work documents produced by the respective functional departments and identify changes and assist in preparation of change orders.
• Adhere to Company Safety standards and promote safety culture among the ranks across the company.
• Take action where standards and targets are not met.
• To measure each man’s output and advice hat man of his performance / Productivity.
• Arranging fabricated/ procured materials for projects and sending materials for hook-up and commissioning works to offshore locations.
• Finalize the list of deliverables as per the contract after discussing them with various sites which is then submitted to the client for their review and approval.
• Taking up corrective action to eliminate the variation and thus bringing up actual performance to the pre-determined standards. Setting up standard targets for expenses and production performance.
• Organize weekly review meetings with the client to discuss progress achieved to date as well as a forecast for the following week in addition to any other issues which need to be resolved.
• Interface with the suppliers to resolve technical issues and incase of any deviations understand the reasons thereof and decide the feasibility of continuing with the existing arrangement.
• Ensure that lessons learned are implemented by the project engineers, field engineers and production engineers/hook-up engineers and that lessons learned on the project are documented in the data base.
• Coordinate with Sr. production engineers and offshore operations engineers day-to-day progress of work activities on the project, identify constraints and facilitate solutions,
• Coordinate and ensure that engineering and associated drafting work is carried out by the respective operational personnel in accordance with the specifications and schedule.
• Coordinate with the project quality manager to ensure that the work is being performed per the QC plans.
• Coordinate with the project procurement coordinator to ensure that the materials are delivered per the schedule by resolving technical queries as required.
• Provide disciplined Hook-up support in both a Greenfield & Brownfield Project environment in line with PMT expectations on HSE, Quality and Technical needs.
• Liaison with Operations, Pre-commissioning, Design, Engineering and Quality groups to obtain full scope understanding.
• Contribute and activity participates in constructability reviews, plans to drive design optimizations.
• Review and assist with the development of complementation hook-up estimates
• Preparing project Hook-up execution sequence and logic (WBS
• Identify carry over works and escalate to line management
• Support and contribute the development of Hook-up construction work packs
• Develop a man hour summery via the risk task sheet / job card module
• Develop material / requirement requisitions aligned to task / job cards, provide guidance on package requirements (ie Bag and Tag details)
• Provide Hook-up experience and support during the implementation phase
• Identify and support the timely delivery of documentation, fabrication, materials, personnel and vendors aligned to hook-up schedule
• Monitor and report implementation related changes and growth during the course and project
• Support site surveys during the engineering development phase
• Travel to facilities to assist project team and coordinate execution aligned to project schedule
• In conjunction with offshore manager / focal point assist with the alignment of MC handover priorities
• Assist pre-commissioning Engineers with effective use of McDermott personnel to help achieve further handover post MC
• Liaise with Functional Management / PMT to ensure best practice and innovations to optimize delivery against schedule milestone are being achieved
• Monitor and record punch list status and escalate accordingly to line management

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