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Senior Electrical Engineer

Senior Electrical Engineer

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
GB-Wilton International (Redcar)
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Electrical
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Agency / Contract

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood have identified a requirement for the provision of Senior electrical discipline engineering services, initially for a period of 11 months to support a project based in Teesside.



  • Carry out work in accordance with Wood and project health, safety, environmental and quality systems
  • Responsible for the design and approval of all electrical work on assigned projects
  • Responsible for preparation and approval of project related standards on assigned projects
  • Maintain the required technical quality of work
  • Identify scope and schedule changes in accordance with the Change Control Process
  • Maintain planning and cost control on all scopes
  • Ensure that designs comply with the relevant Codes, Standards, Regulations and Procedures
  • Ensure, as far as is practically possible, that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with the agreed budget and schedule
  • Keep up to date with technical developments, national and international standards and legislative requirements related to the discipline scope
  • Prepare estimates and schedules and assist in their review


Skills / Qualifications

  • HNC or equivalent in an appropriate engineering subject

Skills and experience

  • Some exposure to appropriate codes of practice, standards and relevant sections of statutory documentation
  • Competent in the use of selected design and assessment methods used within discipline
  • Competent in use of selected analytical methods used within discipline including theoretical background for analysis programme
  • Some exposure to quality control requirements and quality assurance for engineering work
  • Some exposure to design safety / environmental requirements, procedures and responsibilities
  • Computer literate




Company Overview

Amec Foster Wheeler designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors. With pro-forma 2014 annualised scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 55 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. 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.

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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