Senior Construction Engineer

16 Jun 2019
16 Jul 2019
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is recruiting for a Senior Construction Engineer to be based in the Home Office in Reading. The ideal candidate will be part of the Construction Engineering Team and will report directly into the Construction Engineering Manager supporting Project Construction Managers and will be responsible to manage and maintain mutually beneficial working relationships with Contractor, Client, and subordinates.

This role is suitable for a Construction Engineer or someone who is looking to further develop their career into construction management.

Willingness to undertake business trips and assignment is a necessary part of construction execution and the role requires candidates to be supportive of this.

Responsibilities will vary dependent on project scope but would typically include;
  • Carry out construction feasibility and method studies whilst e stablishing, in conjunction with planning group, realistic schedules for construction activities
  • Support the Construction Manager in the development of the contracting philosophy for the project. Ensure contract deliverables, documents and specifications are produced to meet the needs of the project schedule
  • Produce and develop plans, drawings, specifications, requisitions and bid summaries for all temporary facilities and construction equipment required within the scope of services
  • Develop temporary facility layouts, lay-down facilities, heavy lift and transportation, and heavy load and traffic movement studies, as required by the Construction Manager
  • Review the project estimate to ensure the completeness of scope and correctness of construction input
  • Identify construction deliverables to suit the project requirements and control and schedule them using the Wood Document Management System (WebDMS)
  • Review the project requirements, and the constructability checklist to identify critical execution issues, and develop the overall schedule and the construction execution plan
  • Review the model Site Quality Plan, Instructions to Contractors and other quality procedures and incorporate project specific requirements as required. Issue the site quality plan and procedures for the project
  • Liaise with field staff on construction engineering matters

Skills / Qualifications
  • Engineering degree
  • Qualification in HSE preferred e.g. NEBOSH
  • Experienced in downstream oil and gas EPC and FEED
  • Major Client experience e.g. Shell, Exxon Mobil, Aramco / AOC, SABIC, KNPC, ADNOC etc.
  • Hands on experience of Advanced Work Packaging or similar
  • Hands on experience of Completion data systems e.g. CoConsole, GoCompletions
  • Hands on experience of planning construction logistics and execution including heavy lift, plot layout and access, temporary facilities and site workforce and plant movement
  • Hands on experience of constructability and Hazard identification

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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