Saturday, 26 April 2014

Engineering Jobs at ADNOC; Contracts Engineer

Job Title:        Contracts Engineer
Job Refr:    AD1241
Job Category:     Procurement & Contracting
Job Location:   Abu Dhabi, UAE
Employer:    Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)

About  ADNOC:
The Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO) operates onshore and in shallow coastal water of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, one of the seven members of the United Arab Emirates which was established on 2nd December 1971.

The original concession agreement was made with Petroleum Development (Trucial Coast) Ltd. On 11th January 1939, but geological work did not begin until after the Second World War. Exploratory drilling began in Abu Dhabi in February 1950.

The First commercial oil discovery was made at Bab in 1960, and exports began from the Jebel Dhanna terminal on 14th December 1963. In 1962, the Company was renamed the Abu Dhabi Petroleum Company, ADPC. On 1st January 1973, the Government of Abu Dhabi acquired a 25% interest, which was increased to 60% as from 1st January 1974. The Government interest is held by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, ADNOC.

Job Requirements:

  •     Bachelors Degree in an Engineering discipline. Additional qualification in Business Administration or Law will be an advantage.
  •     Over 8 years of varied experience in contracts and procurement development and management related functions in the Oil & Gas industry.
  •     Sound knowledge of commercial practrices and legal aspects.
  •     Must have good negotiation and decision making skills.
  •     Strong command of the English language and very good oral and written communication skills.

Deadline Date: 30/04/2014