Amec Foster Wheeler Telecommunication Engineer in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting for a Telecommunications Engineer to work out of our Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia office. This position will be on the Marjan onshore gas plant project and is scheduled to run for approximately twelve months.

Saudi Aramco has selected Amec Foster Wheeler to develop a FEED for a mega program in the Onshore Eastern Province surrounding Tanajib, Safaniyah and Ju’aymah in Saudi Arabia. The increased crude and gas production will demand the initial expansion of an onshore GOSP (gas oil separation plant) at Tanajib, a Greenfield 2.5bnscf (billion standard cubic feet) gas plant, together with NGL (natural gas liquid) expansion at Wasit. This will all be supported by a new cogeneration power plant expected to generate 750 Mw (megawatts) for both onshore and offshore compression, together with power for onshore utilities.

  • Provide telecommunication discipline expertise in support of the client’s team for the FEED engineering of the petrochemical facilities

  • Co-ordinate with other disciplines to complete the telecommunications design

  • Manage and be commercially aware and conscious of contractual issues as per Amec Foster Wheeler guidelines

  • Design and installation of OSP cabling and communication hardware

  • Full knowledge of the following telecommunication systems: LAN network, PABX, CCTV, Radio System, PAGA, Ethernet wireless, SDH / PDH systems and Weather Monitoring Systems, to be able to develop FEED and details engineering specifications

  • Certified designer for outside plant cabling or BICSI certified and a copy of such certification shall be attached to the candidate’s resume

  • Degree in Engineering is essential while Postgraduate qualifications in the relevant engineering discipline is preferred

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the industry

  • Minimum of 8 years of work experience relevant to telecommunication and IT

  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status preferred

  • Proven track record of working on FEED & EPC projects for oil & gas facilities

  • Knowledge of international codes and specs for safety critical systems would be beneficial

  • Experience working on Saudi Aramco projects as PMC to support the client would be beneficial

  • Should be able to work independently

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: 2017-18868

Name: Fixed Term

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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