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Cost and Schedule Engineer

Location:  Fawley, HAM, GB
Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary

Cost and Schedule Engineers are responsible for supporting the development of capital projects with cost estimates and schedules.


The role is based at our Fawley site, near Southampton, which is the largest and most technically complex refining and petrochemical facility in the UK.


The position is within our European Regional Project Centre, which supports projects at both Fawley and ExxonMobil’s refining and chemical facilities in the broader European and Middle East Region.


Job Role Responsibilities

The key responsibilities of the Cost and Schedule Engineer are:

  • Development and review of screening and classified project cost estimates, throughout the development stages of the project.
  • Provide technical leadership to project teams with respect to project costs and schedule.
  • Develop high level project schedules.

Expected Level of Proficiency

To be eligible for this role, you must:

  • Be a degree qualified chemical or mechanical engineer with a good academic record. Candidates with degrees in other engineering disciplines who have the requisite experience will also be considered.
  • Be, or be working towards being, a Chartered Engineer, as defined by the Institute of Chemical Engineers, Institute of Mechanical Engineers or equivalent.
  • Have relevant project execution and project management experience in a refining or petrochemical environment (five years+ as a guide). Candidates with less than five years’ experience, but who have a high degree of relevant industry experience, and those with a high degree of relevant experience in other manufacturing environments will also be considered.


Candidates should also have demonstrated experience in:

  • Project development
  • Cost estimation for projects


Skills Required
Successful candidates should possess a broad range of personal effectiveness and leadership skills, with the ability to facilitate and influence business decisions in a team environment.


Applications Close on 31 May 2017.



ExxonMobil and its United Kingdom subsidiary companies, Esso Petroleum Company, Limited, and ExxonMobil Chemical Limited, are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. All applicants are offered equal opportunity to demonstrate their abilities during our recruitment processes, therefore, please contact the Recruitment Team if you wish to discuss any particular requirements to enable you to complete our recruitment process.

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