SNC Lavalin Recruitment 2016 Dec

Communications Technician

Job Description:

This position is offered on an even time roster, working 2 weeks on and 2 weeks off. Whilst the role is Barrow Island based, services may be required at other operational locations.
Kentz, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has over 15,500 employees and operations in 36 countries around the world, including the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, Australasia, the Far East, Russia and Europe. Kentz has been operating internationally on some of the largest oil and gas and minerals resource projects for over 30 years, but it is our 90 year history that has laid the foundations for success. People are our greatest resource. We value the loyalty of our employees and are committed to training and development to support the worthwhile and satisfying employment of our staff throughout their careers with Kentz.
Kentz has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Communications Technician to work for the Gorgon Telecoms team delivering services to one of Western Australia’s largest LNG facilities. As part of the Maintenance and Support team, this ongoing position will be responsible for keeping the communications and electronic systems working effectively and efficiently.
This position is offered on an even time roster, working 2 weeks on and 2 weeks off. Whilst the role is Barrow Island based, services may be required at other operational locations.


  • Cert IV in Communications,  Telecommunications Engineering or equivalent
  • High level of knowledge and experience in analogue radio (VHF, UHF), digital radio (P25, Tetra), and microwave systems
  • Maintenance experience in supporting  at least two  of the below systems would be advantageous:
  • Radar
  • AIS
  • Satellite
  • CCTV
  • Access Control
  • Communications Console
  • Registered ACMA Cabling license (please specify certifications obtained)
  • High Risk Work License – Elevated Work Platform
  • Working Safely at Heights accreditation
  • MSIC, EEHA and HUET an advantage
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting abilities
  • Minimum 5 years maintenance experience on diverse RF and Electronic Systems
  • Technical experience in networking, IP connectivity devices and router configurations
  • Experience working in a live production  environment, preferably from within the Oil and Gas sector is preferable

Estimator / Proposals Coordinator

Job Description

Kentz, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, are currently recruiting for an Estimator / Proposals Coordinator for their Field Operations Division. The main function of this role is to provide accurate and detailed estimates on time with minimal risk to ensure that the business will be successful in obtaining projects at a profitable margin.
  • Degree or Diploma in a Construction related discipline
  • Minimum 5 years estimating experience in SMP (E&I a bonus)
  • Knowledge of contract terms and conditions
  • Contractor background an advantage
  • Site experience an advantage
  • Must have previous experience in compiling Bid Proposals
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral)
  • Strong computer and systems knowledge
  • Must be able to work without Supervision in addition to contributing positively to a team
  • Candidates must be proactive, enthusiastic, self-motivated

Process Engineer

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Process Engineer to be based in our Clonmel office in Ireland.
To perform this role successfully, the individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
• Review or assess process requirements
• Developing process architecture
• Execute material balances
• Execute PDf’s • Writing and review equipment specifications
• Definition of user requirements
• Definition of project scope
• Definition of project budget
• Detailed engineering

• Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical or Biological Engineering
• Masters in a connected field is an asset
• 3-7 years experience in Pharmaceutical /Biopharmaceutical
• Must be member of a Professional Engineer Association
• Good knowledge of GMP and biopharmaceuticals regulated environments (US FDA, KFDA, EMA and WHO regulations)
• Developed skills in process design and optimization
• AutoCAD  experience would be an asset
• Ability to travel
• Autonomous, discreet and organized
• Interested in teamwork
• Bilingual (French and English) oral and written

Validation Specialist

Job Description

Kentz, a member of the SNC Lavalin Group, is currently recruiting for a Validation Specialist to be based in Clonmel, Ireland.
• Generation / execution of System Impact and Critical Aspect Assessment Impact, Pre-move Test documentation, and Commission Test packs
• Generation / execution of equipment and/or process validation protocols and reports, including gap analysis of existing protocols against industry standards
• Analysis of test data
• Troubleshoots issues of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
• Provides support or training to client on validation policies and procedures.
• Provides general support to the Validation group to meet department goals and objectives.


• Bachelor degree in an engineering or scientific discipline (e.g. chemistry, biochemistry).
• Thorough knowledge of cGMP and regulatory requirements for validation
• Minimum of 5 years relevant work experience which demonstrates knowledge of validation principles, including: validation planning, user requirement and functional specifications, commissioning, IQ, OQ, PQ and process validation.

• Working knowledge of utilities, cleaning validation, and general production systems used in pharmaceutical manufacturing
• Experience qualifying equipment and systems: incubators, autoclaves, clean utilities,...
• Experience with Solid Dose Manufacturing and Packaging Equipment. • Strong working knowledge of statistics and analysis tools.
• Strong word processing and spreadsheet skills, including processing of formulas.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including strong attention to detail regarding documentation is a must.
• Excellent customer service skills.
• Well organized, self-motivated, and able to work both independently and within a team environment.
• Flexible with the proven ability to prioritize and work to deadlines.
• Position demands an individual who is willing to travel.

Project Manager Validation

Job Description

Kentz, a member of the SNC Lavalin Group is currently recruiting for a Project Manager, Validation to be based in Clonmel, Ireland.
• Manage all aspects of assigned projects, including:
• Project quality: deliverables, documentation practices (including revision control)
• Project budget, cost tracking, schedule, and staffing requirements
• Project scope (e.g. change orders) and deliverables status
• Status of invoicing and client payments (receivables and invoice aging)
• Profitability of assigned projects
• Identification of additional work based on client needs and/or requests
• Work with management to recruit and assign resources to projects based on skill set, experience and background of employee relative to project/client needs
• Review and approval time sheets and expense reports for assigned personnel
• Develop project proposals and cost estimates as a result of leads, potential sales opportunities, and RFPs/RFQs and perform follow-up for all assigned proposals
• Maintain communication with key local client contacts in order to identify client needs and opportunities for repeat business
• Contribute to overall company projects and initiatives, including participation and support in development of SNC-Lavalin compliance and validation standards, guidelines, SOPs and tools


• Bachelor degree in an engineering or scientific discipline (e.g. chemistry, biochemistry), PMP certification desirable
• Minimum 10-15 years of relevant experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnological field, with a background in validation or compliance (preferred) and project management
• Knowledge in process equipment, sterilization, and pharmaceutical processes
• Knowledge of FDA and European GxP regulations
• Adaptable to the changing demands of a project and team, with good time management skills to handle multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced environment
• Well-developed leadership, communication, team-building, negotiating, presentation, commercial, and long-term relationship building skills are all required competencies
• Willing to contribute to generation of validation deliverables (e.g. VMP, IQ/OQ), if required
• Skilled in Microsoft Office products: Word, Excel, Project
• Position demands an individual who is willing to travel

Business Development Manager

Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices in over 50 countries, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide EPC and EPCM services to clients in a variety of industry sectors, including oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. SNC-Lavalin can also combine these services with its financing and operations and maintenance capabilities to provide complete end-to-end project solutions. SNC-Lavalin has been active in Australia since 1990.
We are currently recruiting for a Business Development Manager for our Indonesian Kentz Field Operation, for our Oil and Gas business. This position, which reports to the Regional Business Development Manager who is based out of Malaysia.
To be successful in this role you will showcase the skills of an experienced Business Development leader who has strong business acumen skills, a balanced sense of urgency and exceptional integrity. A high energy individual with an entrepreneurial mindset, who is able to influence without formal authority mandated for this role.

Qualifications :
  • A university degree in Engineering and a Professional Engineer designation
  • Post Graduate qualification desirable
  • Minimum 5 years business development experience with a proven track record in building strategic client relationships in targeted markets and winning work to achieve growth targets
  • A network of senior contacts in Indonesian and regional oil and gas companies essential.
  • Experience in bidding and winning multidiscipline onshore and offshore EPC projects in the region.
  • Excellent planning and execution skills and demonstrated ability to implement strategy.
  • Experience in working in a team environment and managing large business opportunities from identification of prospects through to closing
  • Superior Communication and presentation skill

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