Project Engineer


Shanghai, SH, CN

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary

  • Learn & build up knowledge on project related company internal process & standards, using the ExxonMobil Capital Projects Management System (EMCAPS).
  • Participate & coordinate & lead new projects initiation & alignment process as need. Continuously identifies project risks (scope, cost, schedule, quality, etc.) and develops mitigation strategies. 
  • Ensure the development and execution of project deliverables, including but not limited to the following
  • Participates in Invitation to Tender(ITT) development, bid evaluation and contractor selection
  • Assist BU(customer) with development of Project Plan
  • Prepare Facilities Design Basis. Participates in identification&sourcing long lead equipment, assuring Front End Engineering Design(FEED) contractor support until equipment is designed to the contractor
  • Support /Lead HAZOP
  • Steward Government permits
  • Initiate Startup and Commissioning Plan
  • Coordinate Pre-Startup Safety Review
  • Lead Management of Change
  • Steward project safety, quality, cost and schedule performance
  • Communicate timely project status to all stakeholders
  • Drive internal project handling process improvement continuously
  • Join network meetings, work with global team & cross functional team to share & learn best practices
  • Develop & provide project related training, play functional expertise & advisor role to technology organization on project handling related items
  • Take other specific roles as supervisor required, eg safety leadership role.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering from recognized university
  • >5 years’ working experience in oil and gas / petrochemical industry.
  • Experience&knowledge in chemical process design is an advantage.
  • Familiar with China regulations and government permit process for hazardous chemical projects
  • Basic knowledge of project relevant tool & software, eg Auto CAD
  • Strong organizational, planning, and communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads & frequent changes in priorities
  • Be able to use English as working language

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