McDermott Subcontracts Manager in Houston, Texas

Title: Subcontracts Manager

Location: USA-Texas-Houston

Job Overview:

Supervises a subcontracts team at the project site. Prepares subcontract packages and works with construction team to execute.


  • Managesthe commercial aspects of the subcontracts from inquiry through award,execution, and closeout of the subcontracts pursuant to establishedprocedures.

  • Is theliaison with Legal regarding Subcontract Terms and Conditions, ProjectControls regarding progress and cost forecast, Accounting regardingpayment and Engineering regarding the technical content of Subcontract.

  • Negotiateschange orders and other commercial oriented matters through closeout.

  • Preparesall Subcontract Reports in accordance with established procedures.

  • Maintainsproper files and documentation.

  • AdministersSubcontracts in the Field from award to close-out.

  • Supervisesthe daily activities of business support, technical or production staff inan assigned area

  • Resolvesstandard and non-standard problems

  • Setspriorities for the team to ensure task completion; coordinates workactivities with other supervisors

  • Typicallydoes not perform the work being supervised

  • Hasformal supervisory responsibilities

  • Hasin-depth knowledge of work processes and tools within own area

  • Usesoperational and supervisory expertise to solve problems within own area

  • Interpretscustomer needs and assesses requirements

  • Setsday-to-day direction for employees to support business objectives

  • Workswithin budget to meet operational objectives set by manager

  • Resolvesroutine problems using defined processes and own experience

  • Coordinatesresources to meet short-term objectives

  • Setspriorities for employees to meet deadlines

  • Explainsdifficult issues and obtains agreement as needed

  • Managesperformance of employees through task assignments, ongoing skillassessment and coaching.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Min 8 years relevant experience

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Job Field: Subcontracts (SC)

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct / Regular

Job Posting: Dec 7, 2018, 7:54:22 AM

Requisition ID: 1808811

McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.