Aldelia Group - Our client, with operations in Lagos and Port-Harcourt is an S&P 500 company and a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of equipment and components in oil gas drilling and production.
Regional Technical Director, APL
- Plan and direct the overall engineering activities of the company.
- Coordinate the creation, development, design, and improvement of company products in conformance with established programs and objectives.
- Provide engineering advice and assistance to other departments as required.
Duties & Responsibilities
- Oversee the management of personnel and activities for assigned departments.
- Provide strategic direction and develop, implement and monitor the goals, objectives, priorities and procedures relating to the organizational unit.
- Develop and administer the budget.
- Direct the necessary programs to develop and maintain competitive products, performance analysis, and applicable test functions.
- Oversee new product developments and apply company designed solution on locally manufactured structures.
- Direct major development programs for product improvement. Make recommendations as to the standardization of developed products.
- Advise in matters of new product feasibility, engineering policies, product information, product usage, limitations and recommendations.
- Responsible for technical assistance to the Manufacturing Department in matters of specification interpretation, salvage and product modifications.
- Direct field engineering activities for sales assistance, the accumulation of data and investigation of establishing more economic mooring and offloading systems and develop product specific procedures.
- Responsible for technical support for Sales Department in the form of special investigations, internal technical reports, papers presented to the industry, technical information and analysis for customer product performance questions.
- Responsible for technical support and liaison in patent and other legal matters with the company's legal counsel.
- Responsible for technical support and cooperation with other company divisions.
- Responsible for technical information and specifications for foreign operations and licenses.
- Perform other work related tasks as assigned.
- Master of Engineering from Internationally recognized university
- 15+ years’ experience in:
- Oil & Gas industry operations
- 8+ years in managerial position
Skills, training or special knowledge:
- Extensive Knowledge of APL OEM technologies
- Able to adeptly learn the context of a challenge and quickly integrate new skills (Learning on the fly)
- Anticipates the impact of change and rises to the challenge, with the ability to accept risk and uncertainty (Dealing with ambiguity)
- Can create competitive breakthrough strategies as well as plan and operationalize innovative ideas (Strategic agility)
- Be quick to identify critical information and respond appropriately (Priority setting)
- Can Orchestrate multiple activities and resources to accomplish a goal (Organizing)
- Able to define, work within and improve business processes based on immediate and future business needs (Process management)
- Will relish leading and where necessary will take unpopular whilst encouraging direct and tough debate (Command Skills)
- Deals with corrective feedback in a manner that inspires accountability and self redirection amongst others (Managerial courage)
Energy and Drive:
- Will dependably achieve what he or she sets out to do, and expects others to do likewise (Drive for results)
Personal and Interpersonal:
- Firm and diplomatic when negotiating (Negotiating)
- Creates a compelling and inspired vision or sense of core purpose and clearly communicates it to the organization (Managing vision and purpose)
Method of Application
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