18 Sep

Lead Contracts Engineer Jobs Vacancy in Wood

Position
Lead Contracts Engineer
Company
Wood
Location
Opening
18 Sep, 2018 30+ days ago

Wood urgently required following position for Lead Contracts Engineer. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

Follow the online directions, complete all the necessary fields, and provide all relevant information so your application is submitted correctly. When you click the 'Apply this Job' button (open in new window) you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details, respond to employment-related questions, and show how you meet the key selection criteria.

Lead Contracts Engineer Jobs Vacancy in Wood Jobs Details:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Lead Contracts Engineer to join our Al Zour team to be based in Kuwait. In this role you will support the Contracts Manager for the EPC Work Package to which they are assigned, ensures that Company's commercial interest is maintained during the execution of the contract and monitors and covers EPC Contractors' compliance with the contract at all times.


  • Review EPC Contractors' proposals for vendors and subcontractor
  • Coordinate contract management and plan activities for the EPC Work Package with Engineering, Project Controls and Construction
  • Review and approve EPC Contractors' RFPs / RFQs in accordance with contract
  • Ensure that goods and services procured by EPC Contractor meet local regulations and Kuwaiti content requirements relative to scope of work, quality and schedule
  • Organize meetings with EPC Contractor, Company and authorities (as needed) for negotiating and resolving commercial, technical and contract completion issues
  • Handle effective and timely distribution of reports and pertinent commercial information to and from EPC Contractor in accordance with project instructions
  • Schedule turnover meetings with Site Personnel, where required
  • Check timesheets for contract conformance (rates, backup and extensions)
  • Review EPC Contractors' invoices and prepare Progress Payment Certificates with Cost Control
  • Review EPC Contractors' costs, forecasts and requests for extras
  • Issue for approval and post Substantial Performance documents
  • Issue Contract Close - Out documentation such as Contract Close - Out Change Order, Certificate of Final Completion and Waiver of Lien
  • Participate in contract cost review meetings and regular project progress and assist with preparation of monthly contracts and project progress reports

Skills / Qualifications

  • Basic qualification: Graduate of Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent
  • 15 years’ minimum industrial experience
  • 5 years’ experience in similar position
  • Track record for the past 5 years with experience in PMC / EPC organizations in the field of refinery / petrochemicals industries and must have handled contracts or procurement activities related to major projects of value not less than US $500 million each
  • Experience in all aspects of contracts as related to typical projects undertaken by Amec Foster Wheeler including the use of computerized systems
  • With ability to interface with Company's contracts management personnel and contribute to the overall Project Management
  • With good verbal and written skills in English
  • With ability to evaluate, prioritize and organize delegated work schedules

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. 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.


  • Company: Wood
  • Added: 30+ days ago

Jobs Vacancy Related to Lead Contracts Engineer:

13Dec

Product Review Engineer Jobs Vacancy in Boeing . Boeing opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Product Review Engineer position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 13 Dec, 2018. We are engineers and technicians. This requisition is for completing work on a Boeing contract in Kuwait.... ... Continue reading -->


  • Company: Boeing
  • Added: 2 days ago

27Nov

Lead Design Engineer Instrumentation Jobs Vacancy in Wood . Wood opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Lead Design Engineer Instrumentation position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 27 Nov, 2018. Wood is currently seeking to recruit a Lead Instrumentation Engineer, as part of Project Management Consultancy (PMC) team responsible for the delivery of KNPC... ... Continue reading -->


  • Company: Wood
  • Added: 17 days ago

27Nov

Lead Design Engineer Piping Jobs Vacancy in Wood . Wood opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Lead Design Engineer Piping position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 27 Nov, 2018. Wood is currently seeking to recruit a Lead Piping Engineer, as part of Project Management Consultancy (PMC) team responsible for the delivery of KNPC’s Fifth... ... Continue reading -->


  • Company: Wood
  • Added: 17 days ago

25Nov

Lead Design Engineer Architect Jobs Vacancy in Wood . Wood opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Lead Design Engineer Architect position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 25 Nov, 2018. Lead assigned project monthly progress reviews with the EPC contractor. Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Lead Design Engineer – Architect, who... ... Continue reading -->


  • Company: Wood
  • Added: 20 days ago

18Nov

Planning Engineer Jobs Vacancy in Wood . Wood opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Planning Engineer position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 18 Nov, 2018. Wood is currently seeking to recruit a Planning Engineer to assist Lead Planning Engineer to ensure Contractor's project programmes are prepared, maintained,... ... Continue reading -->


  • Company: Wood
  • Added: 27 days ago