• Senior Construction Engineer - Telecom

    Requisition ID
    2019-37957
    Work Location
    AE-Abu Dhabi
    Department / Discipline
    Construction
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
     
    Professional & Technical
    Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
    Oil & Gas
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently looking to recruit a Senior Construction Engineer - Telecom to be deployed within a client Project Management Team in PMC capacity to assist in the management of a large ADNOC Onshore project.

     

    Role will be based at site onshore working 5 days / week for 50 hrs / week.

    • Participate in and advise on all telecom construction activities and initiatives
    • To ensure the Contractor and sub-contractors perform the work to agreed scope of work, specifications and schedules all to an acceptable standard
    • Supervise the contractor and sub-contractor personnel to ensure contractor performs all work to agreed standards for safety, health and environment and to attaining high levels of HSE performance
    • Ensure assigned scope of work is carried out without any significant HSE incidents
    • Ensure the work is carried out in time and in accordance with scope of work, specification and quality requirement
    • Promote HSE awareness and ensure that all Project HSE requirements are implemented and adhered to
    • Responsible for telecom construction activities through the contractors supervision in respect of HSE, method, working practices, quality and timely execution of the works
    • Advise Project staff on best practices
    • Responsible for the Project staff aspect of Risk Management to ensure all risks / opportunities are identified and appropriate controls / mitigations developed and implemented
    • Ensure that construction hazards and risks are fully considered by designers and contractors and that appropriate mitigation actions are implemented and appropriate action taken
    • To be fully familiar with the contractors methods of construction, schedule and procedure
    • Initiate and manage the telecom project element of the continuous improvement processes
    • Monitor site activities for potential contractual / claims problems
    • Maintain records of site activities and check Contractor records for accuracy
    • Carry out inspection, surveillance witnessing of contractor activities, ensuring records are maintained, including as-built data
    • Endorse daily progress report and time sheets
    • Detailing the work progress, number of contractor personnel and equipment available on site and other related items identified in the scope of work

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor Degree in instrumentation or control or telecom engineering discipline from a recognized university
    • A minimum of 13 years’ experience in construction of major and mega Oil & Gas projects, of which a minimum of eight years experience in a similar role with proven track record for major and mega Oil & Gas projects
    • Experienced in Major Onshore Brownfield Project Management Assignments
    • Experienced in the implementation of industry best practices and Company's systems, processes and standards
    • Proven ability to apply sound judgment and analytical skills due to the complex and diversified nature of the position
    • Extensive skills in management and leadership, team building, effective communication, conflict resolution and presentations
    • Previous experience in EPC brownfield projects 

    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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