Senior Construction Engineer – E&I

  • Listed: March 17, 2019 10:18 am
  • Company Name: Wood
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Salary Package: Negotiable
  • Required Experience: 5-10 Years
  • Minimum Education: Bachelors Degree
  • Emirates: Dubai
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Employer Website:


Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Construction Engineer – E&I to strengthen our team.
This is UAE (Dubai) Residential position and will require trips into Iraq, Basra.

Supports and promotes all areas of HSE criteria with the In-Country Counter-parts (Coordinate with Out-of-Country HSE Management)
Supports both the Construction Manager and the Lead Construction Engineer on all ongoing aspects of the project
Continually informs/appraises the Lead Construction Engineer for overall status, progress and constraints
Coordinates all aspects of the project for timely deliverables throughout
Performs site visits as required (Liaise with Customer representation) as well as WOOD site based operatives
Interfacing with Engineering, Supply Chain and project controls on a daily basis
Supports the Lead Construction Engineer on scheduled based detail (also liaise with Projects control division)
Interact with Customer, engineering and site based personnel on the required Constructability reviews and Readiness reviews
Liaise closely with the relevant Workpack engineers for timely formulation/Issuance of progressive work-packs
Implement and maintain a philosophy of continuous improvement for both quality and ‘Cost’ improvement
Attend / chair – daily weekly meetings as required
Work with Projects and Contracts divisions to monitor any Variations to scope
Review with engineering for any areas of ‘cost-saving’ possibilities
Provide constructability input to designs
Coordinate with Lead Field Engineer on all aspects of ongoing workface activities
Identify and advise on Specialist Vendor Support, Tools and Equipment required to implement scope
Assist with construction input to ensure awareness and understanding of the various scopes of work
Working in a team environment
Involved in Effective Change Management
Liaise closely with Wood team In country
Assist in the coordination of required timely Constructability reviews, in line with Model progression
Drive through the required Constructability Readiness reviews for being addressed to suit the work-pack deliverable timing
Liaise strongly with site materials division for materials and equipment deliverables for alignment to the overall project schedules
Participate in HSE improvement activities, promoting HSE elements throughout Work as being progressed and installed
Full working knowledge of construction activities in relation to Electrical and Instrumentation disciplines
Assist with lessons learnt & addressing same for feedback and areas of action as required (Offer solutions and observations as required)
Ability to review engineering design drawings
Skills / Qualifications
Hold a degree in discipline engineering or Diploma
Heavy Field Construction experience essential with 10+ years’ experience in the Oil and Gas industries
Likely to have held management / supervisory roles previously
High level working knowledge of construction activities in relation to the relevant Electrical and Instrumentation disciplines
Very strong background and involvement on major projects (complex) in the Oil and Gas industries
Must have held previous positions to match this requirement
Must have strong ‘Co-ordination’ experience across various disciplines
Strong leadership qualities required
Company Overview
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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.
Diversity Statement
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.

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