Vice President - Engineering and Risk

Alyeska Pipeline   Anchorage, AK   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on August 24, 2021
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The 800-mile Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) is an engineering marvel that has moved 18 billion barrels of oil since startup in 1977.

Alyeska Pipeline Service Company is recruiting for an Executive level corporate position supporting the overall reliable, safe, and efficient operation and maintenance of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS).

Work Location: Anchorage, Alaska – Position Closes September 19, 2021

Alyeska offers an attractive compensation and benefits package, including competitive salary with incentive pays, 401(k) match, company pension, generous paid leave, and comprehensive health care options.

Minimum Qualifications:

Demonstrated superior leadership outcomes in the areas of leading self, leading others, and leading an organization
Proven ability to drive positive value-added results with continuous improvement
Proven ability to create and sustain effective teams across multiple disciplines
Exceptional interpersonal, change leadership, and coaching skills
Superior risk-informed decision-making ability in complex environments
Superior written and verbal communication skills
Proven track record of successful, innovative leadership and delivery of performance results in complex operations, projects, maintenance, and engineering activities
Demonstrated ability to successfully deliver strong financial outcomes in a complex organization
Demonstrated success in managing budgets greater than $50 million
Demonstrated success in leading a diverse workforce in a large organization with employees and contractors representing a variety of professional and technical disciplines
Knowledge of Alaska-specific energy industry issues/concerns and Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) operation and activities

Education & Years of Experience

Ten (10) or more years of progressively responsible management experience with a proven record of accomplishment.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering
Accountabilities & Specific Requirements:

System (TAPS). Responsibilities include oversight and direction of the Engineering & Risk Division as the company’s Chief Engineer. Incumbent manages more than 100 employees with accountability for managing company and contractor spend in excess of $100 million. Beyond division leadership responsibilities, the executive is expected to play a significant company-level executive leadership role relative to developing and executing Alyeska Pipeline’s fundamental business strategy and optimization efforts in a dynamic and competitive industry. Directly reports to the company President.

Accountabilities include:

Accomplishment of company performance goals in line with company vision and mission
Direction and oversight of division planning and work execution
Identifying and executing engineering and business innovation associated with continuous improvement and operational excellence
Effectively and expertly reinforcing safe and effective oversight across diverse regulatory programs
Maintaining a strong collaborative relationship with key internal and external stakeholders at all levels including APSC’s executive team, federal and state regulators, industry partners, owner representatives, and public officials
Demonstrating and enforcing the highest professional integrity, ethics, and safety discipline
Fostering a positive open work environment, efficient systems approach, and disciplined execution of all assigned tasks

The incumbent oversees:

Oversees, Modification Engineering, Maintenance Engineering, Operations Engineering, Site Engineering, Technical Studies, and Flow Assurance. Provides a broad range of engineering and associated technical support services for the operation, maintenance, and sustainment of TAPS. Provides strategic direction to meet technical and business challenges. leverages technology to meet optimization and operational excellence goals.
 Integrity Management & Risk

Oversees mainline, fuel gas line, station, and terminal piping integrity. Prepares the Integrity Management Plan for High Consequence Areas (HCAs) and the Integrity Management Programs, including Gas Line, Pipeline & Valdez Marine Terminal (VMT) Facilities Corrosion Monitoring, Mainline Integrity monitoring, Valves, Rivers & Floodplains, Civil Right of Way (ROW) Monitoring, Aboveground Support system and bridges, and Aboveground Storage Tanks. Responsible for oversight of Integrity Management Risk Assessment for HCAs, Civil surveying, and the Engineering Data Management (EDM) system. Manages enterprise Risk, ensuring that management processes are rigorous, well designed and conducted in a fully risk informed, efficient and effective manner.  Provides strategic direction for risk assessment and risk management to enable strong safety, integrity, and environmental performance.
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Alyeska Pipeline Service Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

that values diversity in a drug and alcohol-free workplace.