Design Engineer - Static

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

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently seeking to recruit a Design Engineer - Static Equipment for KNPC New Acid Gas Removal Plant (AGRP) based in Mina Al Ahmadi Refinery, Kuwait.


  • Coordinate for site surveys as required
  • Carrying out calculations, designs and directing the preparation of drawings and layouts for the various stationary equipment installations related to assigned projects
  • Conducting studies and preparing reports on designs, layouts and mechanical engineering problems arising from revamps, future expansions or new major projects
  • Understanding / identifying / collecting details of facilities to be provided
  • Reviewing calculations and design prepared by engineering contractors to determine their soundness, accuracy and conformity to engineering standards, procedures and codes of practice and specifications
  • Reviewing, checking and approving design calculations and drawings submitted by equipment suppliers / vendors after placement of the order
  • Justifying and arriving at the execution methodology
  • Developing design philosophy, engineering documents / drawings / bill of materials 

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from recognized University
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in the refinery and petrochemical industries
  • 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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