Company: Amec Foster Wheeler
Skills: Maintenance Manager
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: Reading, United Kingdom
Status: Active

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Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler currently has a number of requirements in our Process Operations Support Services Group for experienced commissioning engineers to work on a fixed term contract or agency basis in our Reading office, with potential for subsequent overseas assignments in the Middle East. We have a number of projects manning up in the near future and we are looking for engineers to become members of an experienced team. The successful candidates will have responsibility for commissioning input into designs and the development and management of commissioning deliverables.

We are currently looking for experienced engineers with the drive and commitment to make a genuine difference to our performance on projects across the full life cycle, from FEED to EPC, to ensure that Amec Foster Wheeler continues to differentiate itself from its competitors by delivering quality projects to our client’s requirements. Applicants with strong leadership/technical skills and a background and understanding of Refining unit operations and commissioning should apply.



  • Execute commissioning activities within budget and schedule
  • Ensure that standards and data used conform with Client's requirements and / or those issued by Amec Foster Wheeler
  • Ensure a high standard of safety is achieved and Environmental and Quality Assurance procedures are followed
  • Provide input to Hazops, SIL and other safety reviews as directed
  • Ensure that requirements of Licensor's Secrecy Agreements are known and complied with
  • Participate in technical meetings and handle discussions with client engineers
  • Provide commissioning expertise in the development of project commissioning start-up sequences and schedules
  • Review of and as required preparation of detail plans, project procedures, preparation of pre-commissioning, commissioning and start up plans and procedures
  • Support for the development of Operations Readiness plans
  • Participation in start-up sequence workshops with both client and EPC contractors
  • Systemisation including mark up of P&ID’s
  • Development of completions work packs and plans
  • Provide input to periodic project reports

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree in an appropriate Engineering discipline, together with membership of a relevant professional body or institution is preferred
  • Commissioning experience of working on Studies, FEED and EPC Refining projects in both design and site project phases
  • A self-motivated, proactive individual with high achievement drive and initiative, excellent verbal and written communication skills and good organisational awareness
  • Ability to impact and influence fellow workers
  • Demonstration of customer focus and ability to respond to customer needs whilst achieving project and corporate objectives

Previous experience of working at Amec Foster Wheeler is preferable

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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