Amec Foster Wheeler Commissioning Engineer - Mechanical in Shuaiba, Kuwait

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Pre-Commissioning Engineer – Mechanical for the Gas Train 5 Project. This is an opportunity for you to become a valuable, well-rounded member of an experienced team. The successful candidate will be taking responsibility in coordinating and managing EPC Contractor issues and deliverables on a large Gas Train project in Kuwait, for which Wood has been contracted to perform the role of Project Management Consultant.

  • Create and sustain a good team spirit within Wood project team, KNPC and EPC Contractor

  • Review Contractor pre-commissioning procedures and schedules

  • Monitor and review / witness site inspection and testing related to pre-commissioning, on behalf of PMC

  • Participate in project meetings and report any pre-commissioning issues

  • Participate in Subcontractor evaluations to review pre-commissioning documents and activities

  • Participate in Construction and Pre-commission reviews including vendors, spares, tools, test, equipment, etc.

  • Participate in project risk assessment workshops

  • Coordinate with AMECFW / KNPC personnel in participation to pre-commissioning activities at manufacturer’s facilities, this includes the attendance in manufacturer’s facilities for pre-commissioning activities, as required

  • Support other personnel in monitoring Contractor’s work execution during the construction and pre-commissioning phase, including the participation of MC walk downs

  • Review FAT documents from data pertained to pre-commissioning execution

  • Ensure completion of first fills, lubrication, chemical reviews and preparation

  • Monitor of Contractors’ construction and installation activities in preparation for pre-commissioning execution

  • Prepare PMC pre-commissioning procedure and ensure compliance of PMC personnel

  • Provide input to Completions Team’s schedule, sequence and handover strategy

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in oil and gas industries

  • Track record of over 10 years’ experience in a PMC / EPC organization in the field of refinery / petrochemical industries

  • 8 years’ experience in a similar position under refinery / petrochemical projects

  • Previous pre-commissioning experience on major projects of over US $500 million each

  • Experience and willingness to work in an overseas environment is required, and has range of relevant qualifications in related Engineering discipline

  • A substantial track record in overseas environments, especially in the Middle East, is preferable

  • Proven strong character and self-motivated individual

  • Proven ability to engage in effective dealings with both Client / Owner and detail design Contractors

  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision and has strong technical skills

  • Must demonstrate project completion systems application fundamentals

  • Attention to details including the importance of milestones delivery dates

  • Understand and demonstrate collective technical integrity delivery

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: 2018-24039

Name: Fixed Term

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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