Amec Foster Wheeler Principal Process Engineer in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal Process Engineer to work in al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia. This position will be on the Sadara Enterprise project and is scheduled to run for approximately twelve months.

Sadara Chemical Company have selected Wood to support an EPCM requirement for enhancements to their operational facilities in Jubail. The role is for a Principal Process Engineer to support a small multi-discipline engineering team in Al Khobar. The role involves preparation of Proposals and work packs for minor capital and maintenance projects, support to Client team, and discipline participation for execution of awarded scopes. Experience in Petrochemical plant design and Pipelines design is required.

  • Carry out process engineering design activities, following client standards and procedures to schedule and budget as advised by the project line manager

  • Develop, review, and take responsibility for the accuracy of detailed calculations, process engineering datasheets and drawings to specify the process engineering requirements of our projects

  • Supervise the work of your assigned reports on the project

  • Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in your fields of expertise

  • Demonstrate, provide and develop appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues

  • Provide technical expertise and support to business winning activity as required

  • Review and audit process engineering activity on projects and support internal development and continuous improvement activity as required

  • Ensure the delivery of challenging project and client targets using sound technical knowledge and decision making skills

  • Mentor, coach and develop junior staff

  • Ensure Amec Foster Wheeler and Client Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work

  • Lead, coordinate and motivate small teams, plan work and provide clear technical direction

  • Balance commercial and technical risk using acquired commercial acumen

  • Seek the opportunity for corporate and project improvement and developing solutions

  • Degree in Engineering Chemical / Process is essential

  • Minimum of fifteen years of experience in Process Engineering environment in project execution

  • Minimum of five years’ brownfield modification project experience

  • Minimum of two years’ site experience

  • Previous Middle East experience is required

  • Previous experience on Aramco projects is preferred

  • Previous Amec Foster Wheeler experience is preferred

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.

Requisition ID: 2017-19808

Name: Fixed Term

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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