Project Manager – Iraq


In Melt Group we are searching for one of our clients, an engineering, procurement and construction firm specialized in the O&G sector, a Project Manager for one of their projects, involving well pads, in Iraq.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Manages and supervises the engineering activities of the Project/s and defines solutions to engineering problems which may arise during construction.

  • Interface with Project Managers and Clients, including attending Project meetings.
  • Interface with Authorities for Permit and Land Coordinator for acquisition.
  • Assign or request resources depending on Project requirements.
  • Prepare reports for Project Manager consolidating progress and highlighting areas of concern.
  • Identify and manage external interfaces.
  • Coordinate and direct internal engineers and draughtsmen.
  • Organize and manage document control activities.
  • Interface and support Procurement activities by preparing Material Requisition, Technical Bid Evaluation and supplier Follow-up.
  • Check drawings and other documents before issuing. Verify correctness of design and engineering data to verify completeness of the documents.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines to ensure an integrated design that meets the Project requirements.
  • Coordinate with site engineers and construction manager for procurement.
  • Issue Construction Documents.
  • Manage design changes and technical queries, both internally and with client.
  • Organize and execute engineering review, verifications and validation.
  • Verify comments on documents returned from client, identify cost and schedule impact.
  • Prepare As-Built documents and evaluate impact of changes.
  • Prepare engineering final dossier.


  • Engineering Degree.
  • Good Knowledge (written and spoken) of English.
  • At least 12 years’ experience in engineering in O&G sector.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in managerial position in similar projects.
  • Good Interpersonal, strong communication skills and a highly self- motivated individual is a must.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Accommodation will take place in a closed camp that the company owns on the site.
  • All expenses will be covered by the company.
  • Rotation: 60/18 + travelling days.
  • The length of the Project will be 31 months from January 2019.