Amec Foster Wheeler Construction Lead in Anchorage, Alaska

Wood is currently recruiting for a Construction Lead with experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry. This is a Slope based position that will rotate on a 2/2 or 3/3 basis. The Lead is responsible for assigned construction scope of work which includes planning, coordination and communication of activities to Superintenent and Construction Manager.

  • Organizing personnel, equipment, materials and logistics in an effective manner to achieve construction targets and budget

  • Providing leadership to personnel in an effective and safe manner to ensure best utilization of personnel available and to ensure Control of Work (eg. Permit to Work) system is strictly adhered to

  • Quality assurance and control for all project integrity related activities

  • Maintaining confidentially when required on matters concerning personnel, client and company business

  • Representing Wood in all matters on the North Slope and to liaise with BP management for same

  • Providing input to the construction plan including progress updates and completion forecasts

  • Participate and encourage adhoc labor personnel to participate in client safety programs

  • Foster an environment of openness, trust and honesty in support of Woods Core Values

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • Five (5) years of oil and gas experience

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5 years North Slope experience

Job-Specific Skills:

  • Be able to carry out deliverables and communicate with office/site

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Maintains the highest level of confidentiality and trustworthiness

  • Ability to work effectively and prioritize work load autonomously

  • Inspired and motivated to work well and accepts feedback

  • Seeks ways to improve and promote quality and demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness

  • Ability to make decisions in a timely manner and exhibits sound and accurate judgment

  • Actively promotes and personally observes safety and security procedures, and uses equipment and materials properly

  • Extremely self-motivated, excellent organizational skills combined with very good technical judgment

  • Intermediate computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office

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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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 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: 2018-32896

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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