Project Engineer,Quantity Surveyor

  • December 3, 2019
Amec Foster Wheeler+Wood Group
December 3, 2019
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1.Project Engineer

  • Permanently assigned to the projects, working as part of the PMC Team to Manage the FEED design or EPC Contractor on behalf of the client
  • Responsible for the overall management of a KOC PMC Contract Assigned Project
  • Direct Reports:
    Assigned Direct Support Services Personnel
    Assigned Indirect Support Services Personnel
  • Leadership and coordination of multi-discipline Assigned Project task force teams


  • Provides leadership, guidance and direction concerning all facets of Assigned project delivery. Provides timely reports on status of the project and issues to Client Controlling Team.
  • HSSE leadership of the Assigned Project.
  • Assigned Project delivery improvement.
  • Participate in key Client reviews and meetings as required, including project Risk management and lessons learned.
  • Lead Assigned Project Monthly Progress reviews with the EPC Contractor or regular reviews with FEED office.
  • Present Assigned project status, issues and corrective actions at Wood weekly Assigned project reviews, and keep Client Controlling Team and Management updated.
  • Lead, develop and issue for Key Personnel and Client review Assigned Project Management Plans.
  • Approve weekly timesheets and overtime requests for Assigned Projects.
  • Raise requests for Other Direct Costs relating to Assigned Projects.
  • Create and sustain a good contract team spirit within the Wood project team or FEED team and Client.

Skills / Qualifications

Minimum B.Sc. Engineering
Minimum 10 years post graduate experience.
Minimum 8 years experience in the oil & gas, refining and petrochemical industries.
Minimum 5 years experience in the designation.
Minimum 2 years experience with Wood in a similar position.
Proven track record of managing major projects in the oil and gas industry, with Design, Engineering & Construction Management functions in particular. PMC experience of leading a team desirable.
Middle East experience desirable.

2.Quantity Surveyor


  • To be proactive and professional in all interactions with project management team and contractor
  • Timely completion and agreement of re-measurements.
  • To monitor contractor’s progress to ensure Applications for Payment are correct and the project programme is maintained.
  • To ensure strict adherence to Wood and Customer policies and procedures throughout the project life cycle.
  • To demonstrate commitment to raising HSE standards at all stages of project execution.
  • Ongoing re-measurement of quantities from drawings and agreeing with contractor.
  • Taking measurements on Site where necessary and agreeing with contractor.
  • Monitoring contractor’s progress for reporting and interim payment purposes.
  • Checking quantities in contractor payment applications.
  • Preparing / checking quantities for Adjustment Orders and claims.
  • Ensuring appropriate records are being maintained at Site with respect to Adjustment Orders and claims

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree (preferably in Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management or similar discipline) with a minimum of 8 years post graduate experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the oil & gas, refining and petrochemical industries
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the designation and 4 years of hands on experience in related scheduling software.

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