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Senior Project Engineer

Senior Project Engineer

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Project Management
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Project Engineer with relevant experience in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical or similar sector of the industry.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Execute assigned work in accordance with the Project Execution Plan, applicable Project Procedures and Standards, including Foster Wheeler and/or Project Procedures on Safety and Quality Control within the man-hour and cost budgets and in accordance with project schedule targets
  • Regularly review the project execution schedule developed by the Cost and Planning Department to ensure that Project Engineering progress will be achieved
  • Prepare and develop all essential execution plans as requested
  • Manage and maintain of electronic filing system as required by the project
  • Take action on audit reports as required
  • Carry out coordination of Project Engineering issues between FW and client’s engineering personnel and ensure that this is fully effective
  • Carry out necessary actions for Project engineering progress problem to ensure that progress is back on track
  • Ensure that all Project Engineering scope changes are properly raised and recorded to cover man-hours, costs and schedule impacts and coordinate on preparation of back up documents
  • Ensure that issues between site and H.O engineering personnel are fully effective when assigned as Field Project Engineer


Skills / Qualifications

  • Engineering Degree (BSc, BEng or BTech) with minimum 5 years relevant experience pre-requisite
  • Prior background in project engineering predominately in home office

    Engineering Management experience, with some site experience

  • Proven track record in Engineering Management and leading multi-discipline engineering teams
  • Commercially astute and understand the different approaches required to managing lump sum and reimbursable work
  • Broad technical knowledge combined with excellent leadership skills
  • Offshore Oil and Gas experience is essential
  • Experience gained from execution of projects in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical or similar sector of the industry and understanding key drivers for delivery of successful project execution

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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