Amec Foster Wheeler Pre-Commissioning Engineer in Al Zour, Kuwait

Wood is hiring a Pre-Commissioning Engineer to engage in the coordination, monitoring and overseeing the planning, preparation and execution of EPC Contractor pre-commissioning activities, in a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural environment.

Reporting to a Project Pre-Commissioning Coordinator you will be accountable for the technical governance of pre-commissioning activities on the project.

  • Coordinate pre-commissioning activities with EPC Contractor and ensure they are performed in compliance with Project procedures and work instructions

  • Assist and coordinate with client to prepare the pre-commissioning plan, overall management plan and turnover documentation

  • Review and monitor EPC Contractor resources that are required to support pre-commissioning activities

  • Ensure all applicable pre-commissioning procedures and work instructions are properly communicated to the EPC Construction and Pre-Commissioning Teams and liaise with the respective members of the Client Commissioning Team

  • Deliver Pre-commissioning process presentation material to a variety of interested Stakeholders

  • Assist in the production and delivery of training material for the various packages and systems

  • Support client in the take-over of equipment and systems for commissioning, following the successful mechanical completion and subsequent pre-commissioning activities

  • Ensure that all pre-commissioning activities are performed in accordance with the agreed procedures and in a safe and expedient manner

  • Ensure that reports or deficiency lists (punch list) on any defects are prepared

  • Provide pre-commissioning reports to the Pre-Commissioning Manager. The reports will review past progress, current work, development of future plans and compare actual progress with planned progress

  • Update and assess the Pre-Commissioning KPI’s of EPC Contractors

  • Verify system installation and acceptability for initial operation

  • Coordinate equipment and system acceptance and handover and ensure the documentation for area or system / sub-system is completed, comprehensive and correctly entered into the completions database

  • Assist client in performance testing and start-up work activities

  • BSc. in Engineering (University degree) i.e. Chemical, Process or equivalent

  • Minimum 12 years’ industrial experience in Oil and Gas related projects

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar position

  • Worked on projects with value more than $500M

  • Strong Supervisory and Coordination experience

  • Fluent in English (written and verbal)

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2018-23912

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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