• Title
    Construction Superintendent - Electrical and Instrument
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    AE-Abu Dhabi
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood has an opportunity for a Construction Superintendent - Electrical & Instrument  on ADNOC Onshore project.


    This role in based at site onshore to work 5 days / week for 50 hrs / week.

    • Agree, communicate and implement authority levels for both Wood and construction contractor personnel for all electrical and instrumentation switching and energisation activities. Register of personnel authorisations to be maintained
    • Ensure all quality control checks and tests are instigated, with records maintained and available as required for cabling, lighting, earthing, cable tray and racking, trace heating, equipment installation and testing, instrument installation and testing etc, all in accordance with contractors’ agreed ITP, method statements and project specifications
    • Where applicable supervise calibration activities
    • Ensure that contractors carry out the receipt, storage, checking, test and calibration of instruments to comply with the project specifications and contract schedule
    • Ensure contractors carry out all excavations and trenching in a logical fashion, minimising site disruption and that they provide safety barriers, signage and trench crossings in accordance with the HSES plan
    • Ensure requirements for cable trench excavation, backfill and interfaces are correctly understood by the contractors and executed efficiently in accordance with the project specifications
    • Ensure all cable laying, cable spacing, cover, radii, cable identification and protection complies with the project specifications and all necessary quality control checks and records are carried out in accordance with the quality plan and available for inclusion in handover documentation
    • Ensure all notification, safety signs and barriers advising power on / live systems are provided by the contractors and in place
    • Ensure contractors carry out tool box talks on electrical safety and permit to work requirements
    • Ensure that contractors and commissioning personnel carry out, witness and record all instrument and electrical check requirements in accordance with the agreed commissioning schedule and all record documentation is available on a timely basis to facilitate system and equipment handovers and start up
    • Ensure efficient use of specialist vendor representatives, arranging contractor support and Client witness as required in accordance with the commissioning handover and start-up schedule

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bchelor Degree in Electrical or Instrument
    • Minimum 15 years of experience mainly being in oil and gas and on live plant projects
    • Extensive track record in Electrical and Instrumentation Construction field activities within Oil & Gas, Power or Petrochemical sector
    • Considerable experience of supervising Construction staff to achieve effective construction execution
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills

    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.  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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