Amec Foster Wheeler Procurement Engineer in Al Zour, Kuwait

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Procurement Engineer to join our Al Zour team to be based in Kuwait. In this role, you will be assigned to assist the Procurement Manager with the monitoring of the assigned EPC package in accordance with the Procurement Manager Guidelines and Instructions.

  • Assist during pre-contract award with the bid evaluation and client approvals preparation in accordance with the Procurement Manager guidelines and client’s standards and rules

  • Assist during post-award activities including kick-off meetings, coordinate procurement-related submittals, correspondence, review and evaluate Contractor’s claims and all other procurement / material related communication with EPC Contractor on procurement matters

  • Liaise with EPC Contractor’s purchase and material department on a day-to-day basis

  • Ensure that the assigned EPC packages procurement and material handling are monitored and rigorous purchase-order / material / time-line / delivery record keeping by both EPC Contractor and PMC is maintained throughout the project

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering

  • Minimum of 12 years industrial experience

  • 5 years’ experience in similar position

  • Track record for the past 8 years with experience in PMC / EPC organizations in the field of refinery / petrochemicals industries and must have handling procurement of plant and machinery and materials management for major projects of value not less than US$500 million each

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: 2018-24668

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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