• Full Time
  • Kampala

About This Job:

Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.

On behalf of our client TOTAL ENERGIES, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced Area Lead 1 & Deputy Package Manager to work in Kampala.

Job Description

Job Title: Area Lead 1 & Deputy Package Manager

Reports to: Industrial Area Package Manager

 Division : Upstream Project

Location: Kampala based with frequent visits to sites.


  • To participate to technical meetings during the detailed design: to provide support and expertise and contribution to the progress of the detailed design and procurement engineering.
  • To participate to construction meetings and guide the resolution of construction related issues linked to his/her area
  • To participate to the Project HAZOP/SPOT and PTR and other audits and technical reviews, including coordination of Project answers and final resolution.
  • To ensure proper reporting for his/her area and to highlight critical issues to the Industrial Area Package Manager. To contribute to improving the project lessons learnt and personnel skills.
  • To contribute to the advancement of working methods and tools within his speciality.
  • Organize and participate in internal and with Contractor technical meetings, challenge the EPSCC Contractor, monitor and promote value engineering to contribute to cost saving. Promote alternatives design to optimize works and schedule.
  • Prepare weekly and monthly activity reports for his/her area in coordination with Industrial Area Package Manager.
  • Identify and evaluate changes to basis for design, as early as possible, anticipate problems in his/her area
  • Promote local content initiatives together with the National Content team and Offsites & Drilling Interfaces Package Manager
  • Work closely, as required, with the Facilities Engineering Manager and lead DCC to ensure that the engineering deliverables, in particular the Class 1 from the EPSCC Contractor are reviewed and commented within the contractual timeframe.
  • Work closely with the disciplines lead to ensure adequate follow-up of procurement and later coordination of equipment and material integration in the facilities
  • Organize the monitoring of the inspection plans for the equipment and material supplied for his/her area and ensure follow-up until such equipment and material can be released and incorporated to the Plant on site
  • Work closely with the construction team to coordinate his/her area’s activities during construction
  • Organise regular visit on site for progress review and coordination purpose with Company construction teams and Contractor project teams on site
  • Manage the planning of the well pad with the support of the planning team – SIMOPS/COMOPS management process for the Industrial Area and implement it on a day to day basis during construction for his/her area.
  • Review and prepare input to variation orders
  • Anticipate potential claim from the contractor and alert the Industrial Area Package Manager. Propose approaches and elements of negotiation.
  • Participate to the budget preparation and provide input to the project LOP for the part related his/her area

Qualifications & experiences required

  • University Degree in Engineering


  • Minimum 9 years oil & gas experience (Company graduate program engineer or relevant experience) with significant relevant multi-discipline engineering experience in EP industry is required to provide the necessary overview of the business, with experience in planning or project engineering.
  • Strong technical, analytical, innovative and commercial skills. A good experience in planning, budgeting and managing interfaces. Thorough understanding of the risks and the technical/commercial issues associated with the development of oil and gas projects.
  • Some experience of construction onshore or offshore with a good understanding of the construction constraints and implications for the project development.
  • Conversant with International, group engineering standards, as well as HSE standards.
  • Good communication skills and an aptitude for taking initiatives are essential, as is the ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams. Ability to manage the relationship with key stakeholders.
  • Proven track record of result deliveries in challenging project environments

How to apply:

All candidates who meet the criteria outlined as above are encouraged apply under the job vacancy “QSSU-TOTAL-ALD AREA LEAD 1 & DEPUTY PACKAGE MANAGER”.

Click on this link to apply: 


Deadline for applications is not later than 5:00 pm, Saturday 1st October 2022

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


To apply for this job please visit qsourcingservtec.applytojob.com.