Deputy Field Engineering Manager, FIE, Kstovo, Russia

  • Date:11 January 2021
  • Place of work: Russia - Russian Federation

Job Title:

Deputy Field Engineering Manager, FIE


PIR 5000.030

Date of issue:



LUKOIL Refinery

Job Location:

Kstovo, Russia

Job type/Contract:

Temporary, start ASAP


91 days on site, 15 days off + 2 days travelling

Salary range:

Competitive salary package with benefits


  • Single status
  • Living and accommodation allowances
  • Health and Life Insurances
  • Travel to home country



Job Summary/Role description

Located in LUKOIL Nizhegorodnefteorgsintez refinery in Kstovo, Russia, the project concerns the EPC for the utilities, infrastructures and off-sites facilities of a greenfield plant for a new:

  • Gas Fractionation Unit (GFU)
  • Sulphur Recovery Unit (SRU)
  • Hydrotreater Unit (HDT)
  • Hydrogen Unit (HPU/ROG PSA)


Deputy Field Engineering Manager, FIE, is responsible for multidisciplinary engineering and further critical activities in accordance with a budget and project schedule.



Duties and responsibilities

  • Adopt technical variants (if necessary) during construction in close coordination with the Headquarters, in compliance with the contractual technical requirements;
  • Ensure overall technical coordination between the various engineering centres of the project (especially Headquarters and construction site, but also other group companies, sub-contractors and partners involved in the project);
  • Manage all design activities on the construction site;
  • Control and to manage design changes on site in order to minimize impacts on project timing and costs;
  • Provide feedback to the Company Management regarding problems arising with the application of standard work procedures and instructions in order to improve work effectiveness.




Person Specification

Knowledge & Qualifications

  • University Degree or Diploma in relevant discipline or equivalent;
  • PM certification (PMI, IPMA etc.) is desirable.


  • Experience of working in Design institutes and EPC companies on large-scale projects in the oil&gas industry;
  • Ability to read and interpret contracts, specifications, and drawings;
  • Good understanding of project planning, budgeting and forecasting;
  • Similar role covered at least in last three projects, of comparable size;
  • Five (5) years of relevant field experience;
  • Experience working on the Contractor side.

Skills and Abilities

  • Fluent English;
  • Excellent IT and analytical skills;
  • Excellent communications, team-oriented and interpersonal skills;
  • Attention to details;
  • Self-motivation and direction, with a strong bias toward timely performance and problem resolution.
  • Desirable: 

Previous work experience in Russia


Special Requirements and Comments

Only candidates with significant experience, consistent with the relevant field, will be considered for this position.


Only spontaneous candidates will be considered for this role.


The knowledge of Russian at working level would be advantageous.