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Senior Construction Engineer

Full time at Wood in UAE
Posted on July 21, 2021

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Overview / Responsibilities Wood is currently looking for a Senior Construction Engineer to be based in Dubai, with required trips to sites in southern Iraq. Delivery Responsibility

  • Single discipline responsibility for the safe and efficient delivery of construction scope to Mechanical Completion & Ready For Commission status.
  • Manage the Construction Contractors assuring technical compliance and quality standards are achieved.
Safety Responsibility
  • Front line responsibility for contractors HSSE performance, meeting Client minimum standards, Compliance with HSE execution plan and delivery against safety road map activities/actions
  • Provide front line Safety Leadership of the Client and CIC Construction teams. Proactively develop behaviors and culture of safety first
  • Participate in EPS &EPF Design HAZID/Constructability reviews. Identify hazards and controls, constructability improvements to reduce safety and improve efficiency
  • Assure CIC and EPS/F construction teams incorporate risk assessment and do ability into construction work pack development (WfP).
  • Lead and attend TBT, safety stand downs, safety site visits, CSSS audits. Raise observations by positive intervention empower workers to identify hazards and implement controls
  • Participate as team member in safety incident investigations providing interface with contractors HSE team ensure SMART action close out
Construction Pre commission & Completions
  • Ensure the contractors construction team implements and executes the construction scope as per technical specification quality standards and project schedule requirements
  • Liaise with EP construction coordinators and Client Lproject engineers to ensure delivery and quality of Construction Work Packs in line with WfP process and construction schedule.
  • Ensure construction contractor defines and delivers Installation Work Packs in line with the construction schedule and PoC.
  • Participate in contractor mobilization and Go No Go process ensuring critical HSSE, construction, quality, logistics, material management, project services and SP/LC processes procedures, and systems are compliant to Client standards and issued as mobilization plan
  • Attend Daily/Weekly/Monthly meetings with contractor to review discipline specific progress and schedule compliance.
  • Responsible for discipline progress and completion including handover at RFC
  • Interface with the Client and CIC procurement and materials management teams, expediting material delivery to agreed ROS. Ensure construction contractor site material control and bagging and tagging activities are in line with discipline specific construction schedule requirements
  • Manage contractor Hand On Tools Time to achieve efficiency. Proactively identify and promote effective working methods with the construction contractor
  • Ensure site TQ's are raised by contractor as required. Ensure that the engineering response to the TQ'S are expedited and CIC implements changes corrections on site. Ensure contractor compiles evidence of closed TQs and provides documentation as part of completions process
  • Ensure and assure contractor installs and completes work in line with ITR requirements. Manage the contractor during the seamless interface from area construction to system/sub system completion.
  • Ensure that discipline handover documentation /Dossier are complete as per project requirements. Responsible to ensure that the contractor has all required drawings up to date and including redlines/as- built.
  • Review contractor reports and MoM for accuracy identify and report incorrect reporting.
  • Complete and submit daily/weekly area progress reports to the ACL.
  • Review and approval of Contractors ITPs and Procedures for E&I activities.
  • Perform inspections and verifications (RFI) during construction and/or fabrication activities in accordance with requirements of the ITPs and Company Specifications.
  • Work closely with Contractors personnel and advise them of quality requirements. Ensure timely and adequate review and assurance of contractors Quality Records.
  • Monitor and ensure inspection and quality surveillance activities are efficiently and effectively performed.
  • Perform inspections and verifications during construction and/or fabrication activities in accordance with the Client assurance plan and requirements of the contractors ITP.
  • Review and assurance of QA/QC requirements for red line as constructed drawings.
  • Provide discipline expertise to site team to avoid/resolve quality problems. Provide early warning of potential quality problems
  • Apply project flawless principles ensuring cleanliness and tightness controls are defined by the contractor and implemented as required
  • Ensure preservation activities and controls are identified within work packs and construction contractor complies with preservation requirements
  • Ensure timely and adequate review and approval of contractors Quality Records / Handover Dossiers
Contract Responsibility
  • Ensure compliance to and periodic reviews & updates of the following:
  • HSE Plan, Security plan, Emergency response plan. Journey management plan ,Environmental plan.quality plan, site cosntruction execution plan
  • Ensure ongoing compliance with requirements for the following: examples
  • Planning, progress & cost reporting, change and claims management, time writing, document management, local content optimization, HSSE and Quality audits,
  • Ensure clear understanding of construction and pre commission scope.
  • Assure compliance of CIC to design and specification requirements
  • Confirmation of scope completion against contract payment milestones.
  • Support CH and CE in ensuring contractors compliance to contract T&Cs
  • Review of contractor raised site instructions confirming variation and assessment of commercial and schedule impact
  • Manage progress and contractor work allocation minimizing company exposure to claim.
  • Prepare reports and support information to the CH in preperation for business performance reviews
  • Reviewing the Contractor and the Company performance data, trends and KPI's, and identifying and agreeing improvement actions for both parties
Skills / Qualifications
  • HND or home country equivalent:
  • Minimum 10 years in Oil & Gas Project Construction and Execution
  • Middle East experience and knowledge of Arabic culture preferable
  • Experience in Brown and Greenfield construction projects
Company Overview Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. 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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