Construction Supervisor - Electrical

Requisition ID 
Department / Discipline 
Vacancy Type / Position Type 
Staff / Permanent
Work Location
KW Shuaiba

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Construction Supervisor - Electrical as a member of Project Management Consultancy (PMC) team based in Kuwait, responsible for construction and completions delivery of KNPC’s Fifth Gas Train Project.


  • Supervise construction and co-ordinate work at site to maximize the effectiveness of construction delivery to time, budget and quality objectives
  • Monitor, review and approve construction documentation to support timely construction installation and completion
  • Monitor, progress and review construction installation and completions by the EPC Contractor at site
  • Liaise with the EPC Contractor as directed and participate in meetings as required
  • Ensure assigned work is managed and delivered to KNPC satisfaction
  • Enhance and demonstrate commitment to raising HSE standards and proposing new initiatives or improvements
  • Sustain a good team spirit within the project team, KNPC, and EPC Contractor
  • Monitor and review construction related documentation originated by the EPC Contractor
  • Review project studies and proposals for constructability, and / or construction hazard identification
  • Monitor and review the EPC Contractor’s and their Subcontractors' construction activities including resourcing thereof
  • Provide technical assistance to the construction supervision team
  • Assist in the resolution of technical queries arising at site
  • Coordinate and resolve field construction queries interfacing with engineering and completions
  • Assist in the review and approval of sub-contractors method statements, and review “as built“ drawings
  • Monitor, appraise, and report to KNPC on quality and safety construction performed by the EPC Contractor and their Subcontractors / Vendors


Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma in Engineering degree (any discipline)
  • Minimum 10 years’ post graduate experience
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in the Oil & Gas, Refining, and Petrochemical industries
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • HSE awareness and commitment
  • Prior PMC experience an asset
  • Prior Middle East experience an asset

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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