Chief Operating Officer


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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Clarks

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Saturday, 23 October 2021

About this role

About this role

Brunel is currently searching for a Chief Operating Officer for direct hire with our client in Clarks, Nebraska.

As COO, your position will support and assist the Chief Executive Officer to develop and execute the overall mission and strategy of the Company to ensure successful completion of all Company initiatives. In addition, the Chief Operating Officer is a key member of the Director Team and responsible for all day-to-day operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership, coaching, and team building to entire Company.
  • Collaborate with the Directors on developing business plans and strategy.
  • Align project initiatives with strategic objectives.
  • Evaluate project performance against schedules and budgets and take necessary action to address deviations.
  • Effectively manage and approve project estimates and pre-bid packages.
  • Approve project budgets, staffing plans, and schedules; and establish and maintain effective business and working relationships with the engineering, construction, and supplier communities.
  • Directs project management team to ensure projects are completed on time, within budget, and meet specifications and industry standards.
  • · Manage risks imposed by contracts and negotiate alternatives with potential clients, suppliers, and subcontractors by reviewing, analyzing, and providing input to the CEO and corporate counsel.
  • · Continuously represent the Company’s capabilities and image including participation in conferences, trade shows, and other business development opportunities.
  • · Oversee employee productivity, building a highly inclusive culture ensuring team members thrive and organizational outcomes are met.



  • Knowledge and experience with Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contractors.
  • Knowledge and experience in the oil and gas industry.
  • Knowledge and experience with refined fuel terminals, CBR facilities, pipe line gathering systems, storage, etc.
  • 7+ years’ experience in leadership positions.
  • · Leadership skills, with steadfast resolve and personal integrity.
  • · Strong organizational skills for a multifaceted work environment.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent industry experience.
  • · Ability to deal with unexpected challenges quickly, calmly, and efficiently.
  • Embrace Company’s core values.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
  • Detail oriented and customer focused.
  • Positive attitude toward producing results.

MUST be eligible to work in the U.S. for any employer without sponsorship now or in the future.



Position comes with a base salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, STD/LTD, Cancer & Accident Insurance, HAS, 401K match and PTO.

Qualified and interested applicants please send resume to for consideration.

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Our client specializes in liquid energy rail, truck and pipeline infrastructure facilities.

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Cindy King via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Cindy King
Brunel USA - Detroit
+1 313-986-9073

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