Engineering Manager-Oil & Gas (Regional Branch Manager)

Location: Near Walnut Creek, CA
Engineering Manager-Oil & Gas
(Regional Branch Manager)
 
If you are a talented engineer who enjoys leading other engineers into high quality, technically advanced oil, gas and petrochemical projects; consider this opportunity to become an owner of mid-sized and growing, 100% ESOP-owned engineering firm.
 
The Company: a full service engineering, design, procurement and project management firm servicing oil, gas, petrochemical clients faithfully for over 40 years throughout the US and Canada from multiple regional offices.  The loyalty of the customers is based on quality work done on time, on budget with a solid company code of honesty, integrity, fairness and professionalism.
 
The Opportunity:  this is a key technical and relational position leading approximately 28 engineers and designers while engaging top level professionals among the Clients who have challenging and exciting projects. This is a branch office of a 400+ person company.
 
The Benefits:  in addition to a very competitive compensation package of solid salary, vacation, multiple retirement and health plans; you will be working in area between San Francisco and the wine country where the pace is slower and housing affordable.  It is a great place to live, raise a family and even retire.  If you like the outdoors and want to work for a progressive, long-term player in challenging industries with exciting projects, apply below.  Listed below more specific requirements as we explore the fit.
 
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering.
  • 15 to 20 years engineering experience with a minimum of 10 of those years in the oil refining/downstream sector.
  • Proven Project Management experience.
  • Most relevant experience must be from a Consulting Engineering operation.
  • Excellent team/leadership communication skills.
  • Advanced proficiency in Project Controls and Reporting.
  • Experienced in leading projects and interacting with Clients in a positive, supportive way.
  • Must have experience in developing positive Client relationships and Project Proposal.
  • Ability to perform effectively in a fast-paced work environment with multiple priorities and deadlines.
 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Professional Engineering license
  • Living within 50 miles of Concord, CA
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Manage Branch office work quality in accordance with company quality requirements.
  • Develop staff and assist the Technical Manager in staff performance reviews.
  • Manage an engineering team of 30-50 engineers, designers and support personnel.
  • Manage project scope, changes and client negotiations.
  • Forecast work backlog.
  • Engage and maintain positive client relationships
  • Help develop project proposals and man-hour estimates
 
Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.
 
G TheGowanGroup llc   -   Mike Gowan, Principal
2924 Kenoyer Court,  Bellingham, WA 98229
360.927.5570 cell   -   mgowan@gowangroup.com
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