• Title
    Site Engineer [Civil/ Geotechnical]
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Civil
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Site Engineer (Civil / Geotechnical) with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.


    Civil / Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for Civil and Geotechnical engineering and Construction activities of Temporary Construction Facilities on projects including review of contractor prepared drawings and documentation. He / she is expected to provide technical assistance and support the field activities as per scope of work.


    • Work as part of our Geosciences Group focusing on geotechnical engineering and environmental compliance projects
    • Conduct field investigations, including log soil and rock core, collate field data into geotechnical logs
    • Conduct general data review, data analysis and report writing
    • Travel to project sites mostly; Travel schedule will vary depending on project needs
    • Prepare various draft project reports, such as location studies, geotechnical reports, and environmental studies, under direct supervision of Associate Engineer
    • Be familiar with a variety of basic engineering and environmental activities, including data collection and compilation, and assembly and analysis of field information
    • Prepare routine field documentation
    • Check the calculations of other workers for accuracy, completeness, and procedure
    • Follow WOOD practices, procedures and protocol including health & safety policies and procedures

    Skills / Qualifications

    • University graduate with a degree in civil engineering with emphasis on geotechnical, structural, or materials engineering (Master’s Degree is preferred, but not required)
    • 5-8 years’ experience preferred
    • Familiar with geotechnical and / or structural engineering analysis, design, and construction
    • Enthusiastic, self-starter with desire to provide excellent service to clients
    • Strong communication skills (oral and written)
    • Computer skills (Microsoft Suite, Outlook, Autodesk Civil 3D, ArcGIS); Mathcad a plus
    • Valid driver’s license
    • Travel schedule will vary depending on project needs; Physical requirements may require some extend and traverse over rugged terrain
    • Must pass background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
    • Qualification certificate must be attested by Saudi Embassy

    Company Overview

    Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.


    Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 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, clean energy, power generation, 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.

    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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