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Construction Engineer - Mech/Piping

Construction Engineer - Mech/Piping

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Construction Engineer – Mechanical / Piping as a member of Project Management Consultancy (PMC) team based in Kuwait, responsible for construction and completions delivery of KNPC’s LNG Import Project based in Al Zour.


  • Assigned permanently to the project as a member of Wood’s Al-Zour LNG Import Project PMC team
  • Construction supervision and co-ordination of the work at site to maximize the effectiveness of construction delivery to time, budget and quality objectives
  • Monitor, review and approve construction documentation to support timely construction installation and completion
  • Monitor, progress and review construction installation and completions by the EPC Contractor at site
  • Liaise with the EPC Contractor as required on behalf of KNPC
  • Ensure assigned work is managed and delivered to KNPC satisfaction
  • Enhance and demonstrate commitment to raising HSE standards and proposing new initiatives or improvements
  • Provide guidance and direction concerning all facets of construction, completions and their delivery
  • Monitor and review construction related documentation originated by the EPC Contractor
  • Review project studies and proposals for constructability and/or construction hazard identification
  • Monitor and review the EPC Contractor’s and their Subcontractors construction activities including resourcing thereof
  • Responsible for site engineering activities and providing technical assistance to the construction supervision team
  • Assist in the resolution of technical queries arising at site
  • Coordinate and resolve field construction queries interfacing with engineering and completions
  • Assist in the review and approval of sub-contractors method statements
  • Participate in meetings
  • Monitor, appraise and report to KNPC on quality and safety construction performed by the EPC Contractor and their Subcontractors / Vendors

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 10 years’ post-graduation experience
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in oil and gas, refining, LNG and petrochemical industries
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Prior PMC experience is an asset
  • Prior Middle East experience is an asset

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 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 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, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

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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