Amec Foster Wheeler Planning Engineer in Shuaiba, Kuwait

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a Planning Engineer to be a member of Wood Project Management Consultancy (PMC) team responsible for the delivery of KNPC’s Fifth Gas Train Project.

  • Ensure that KNPC relationships are maintained at all levels within the project

  • Create and sustain a good team spirit within the Wood project team and KNPC

  • Monitor and review cost control, planning and reporting requirements of the project

  • Monitor and review PMC cost control, planning, scheduling and reporting techniques to record man-hour and business costs as per KNPC contractual requirements

  • Monitor and review the EPC Contractor’s detailed planning, schedule and progress measurement procedures

  • Monitor, review and verify the EPC Contractor’s monthly progress and invoices

  • Monitor and review the EPC Contractor’s resource plans and execution methodology to ensure the validity of schedules

  • Ensure that the Lead Planning / Cost Engineer is aware of any potential cost or schedule deviations and propose remedial action

  • Contribute to the preparation of weekly, monthly and as required status reports and / or presentations to KNPC

  • Monitor and review variations to the contract in order to safeguard budget and schedule integrity

  • BSc. Engineering

  • Minimum of eight years’ post graduate experience

  • Minimum of four years’ experience in the oil and gas, refining and petrochemical industries

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • HSE awareness and commitment

  • Prior PMC experience is an asset

  • Prior Middle East experience is an asset

Amec Foster Wheeler ( designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors. Employing around 35,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2016 revenues of £5.4 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry - from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products - and in the mining, power and process, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.

Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.

Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

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: 2018-24326

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc