Project Engineer 1 (Architecture)

Requisition ID 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Piping
Vacancy Type / Position Type 
Staff / Permanent
Work Location
KW Al Ahmadi

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently seeking to recruit a competent Project Engineer 1 (Architecture), who will permanently be assigned to the projects, working as part of the PMC Team to Manage the EPC Contractor on behalf of the client.


  • Responsible for the overall management of the KOC PMC contract assigned multiple projects.
  • Direct Reports: Assigned Direct Support Services Personnel, Assigned Indirect Support, Services Personnel, Leadership And Coordination Of Multi-Discipline, And Assigned Project Task Force Teams
  • Provide leadership, guidance and direction concerning all facets of Assigned project delivery Provide timely reports on status of the project and issues to the client's Controlling Team
  • HSSE leadership of the assigned project. Assigned project delivery improvement
  • Participate in key Client's reviews and meetings as required, including project Risk management and lessons learned
  • Lead assigned project monthly progress reviews with the EPC contractor
  • Present assigned project status, issue and corrective actions at AMECFW weekly assigned project reviews, and keep client's controlling team and management updated
  • Lead, develop and issue for key personnel and client's 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 AMECFW project team and client

Skills / Qualifications

  • BSc. Engineering with a minimum of 15 years post graduate experience
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in the oil & gas, refining and petrochemical industries
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the designation and 2 years of experience with AMECFW in a similar position
  • Proven track record of managing major projects in the oil and gas industry, with design, engineering & construction management functions
  • PMC and Middle East experience are desirable
  • Has character and drive to manage the team to achieve the project objectives, with high professional competence and management skills.
  • Ability to motivate the team to achieve high quality performance during the execution of the project.
  • Leadership across the following functions: Project delivery, Engineering and design, Commercial, and Stakeholder relationships

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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