Company: Amec Foster Wheeler
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: Fano, Italy
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently seeking to recruit a competent Lead Electrical Engineer to join our Al Zour team to be based in Fano within the period of 15 – 18 months and possible relocation to Kuwait thereafter. In this role you will provide local single point of contact for coordination with EPC Electrical Engineers and PMC Core engineering to ensure contract scope requirements are met, and confirm EPC engineering personnel are competent to perform their duties relating to the scope of work as identified in the contract. Also, you will be tasked to ensure that project procedures, practices and systems necessary for executing the PMC project scope are followed by the EPC electrical engineering team, and confirm that EPC electrical team is resourced with the skills, knowledge and numbers required to deliver the PMC scopes as per the contract.



  • Administration of the EPC located Amec Foster Wheeler Electrical engineering group
  • Advise PMC core management on issues surrounding future appointments of local electrical personnel
  • Ensure that all local based PMC Electrical Engineers under his / her supervision work to the project procedures, specifications and standards, good engineering practices and techniques, and any project-specific requirements
  • Supervise the day to day engineering interfaces between PMC core engineering group, Project Managers and the engineering teams assigned to the EPC package including interaction with all other specialist disciplines as required
  • Act as single point interface between Kuwait Core engineering group, project design and engineering services, and oversee review Electrical work executed in the Home Office and / or EPC contractor offices
  • Participate in local Hazard and Operability (HAZOP), Safety Integrity Level (SIL), and Project Health, Safety and Environment Review (PHSER) exercises for the EPC Projects during detailed engineering, and ensure recommendation of such exercises obtain KNPC approval as relevant
  • Participate in design reviews, engineering changes with customer and EPC contractor as necessitated by design development, and ensure Core team are made aware of these
  • Participate in key customer reviews and meetings as required
  • Participate in project reviews, value engineering and value improvement workshops with customer / contractor
  • In conjunction with Core Electrical Manager input into engineering procedures and work practices as appropriate
  • Develop close working relationships between all engineering group members, Project Managers / projects team and EPC staff to ensure a consistent approach and effective resolution of issues
  • Develop a good team spirit within assigned PMC personnel and encourage team working with the contractor and other customer groups

Skills / Qualifications

  • BSc Engineering degree in relevant discipline
  • Professional qualification in relevant professional institution
  • Minimum 15 years post graduate experience
  • Minimum 15 years experience in the oil & gas, refining and petrochemical industries
  • Minimum 5 years experience in the designation
  • Minimum 1 year experience with Amec Foster Wheeler in a similar position
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

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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