Instrumentation Piping Foreman



Instrumentation Piping Foreman









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Job title: Instrument Piping Foreman
Ref No: 2016-4336
Location: Aberdeen - Offshore
Project: Talisman Montrose
Duration: 2 Trips (2 x 2 rotation)

Amec Foster Wheeler ( designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.

With pro-forma 2014 annualised scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 50 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry - from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products - and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.

Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

Purpose / Role

To deliver a high quality, consistent and competent instrumentation supervisory construction service in accordance with project / company requirements, standards and procedures.
To support overall delivery of company goals and schedule.
To ensure all that all workscope is completed in a safe manner ensuring no detrimental impact to personnel, fabric or environment

Key aims and objectives

Supervision and co-ordination of Instrument Pipefitters, materials and equipment
To perform all required discipline tasks, safely, consistently and in accordance with project requirements, procedures and specifications

Prime responsibilities and duties

Read, understand and implement all applicable company / project policies, working practices and procedures, ensuring at all times that the instrumentation workscope is completed safely and to a high standard.
Complete all workscope in accordance with applicable workpack / jobcard instructions, associated procedures and drawings / sketches
Provide support to other trades/disciplines where required, or form part of an integrated multi-discipline team.
Raising applicable Permit to Work (PTW) in order to complete workscope in a controlled and safe manner.
Undertake appropriate Risk Assessments (RA) in order to complete workscope in a safe and controlled manner.
Completion of probationary evaluations and assessments in accordance with AMEC's competency assurance system, CDCA

Allied occasional duties

Participate and contribute to AMEC's Emergency Response procedure and process.
Participate and contribute in AMEC's nationalisation/personnel development programmes

Key internal interfaces

Discipline Foremen and Chargehands
Construction Superintendent
SHEQ Advisor

Key external interfaces

Client personnel
Sub-contract personnel
Vendors and specialists


BOSIET/Approved Offshore Medical
4 year apprenticeship or NVQ level 2 equivalent
Amec mandatory training, induction, RA, etc.
City and Guilds in mechanical engineering/fitting and assembly or NVQ level 3 in associated trade
Minimum SBT01&02 training or current TSBT01&02
Manual Handling
Assessor/verifier qualifications
ONC in a Control Engineering related subject
IEE Current Edition
SBT Atlas (ECITB) CBT course (to be completed as a post mob on a 3 yearly refresher)


Demonstrable experience as an Instrument technician
Demonstrable experience in a supervisory/foreman position in an electrical role


Demonstrable offshore experience as an instrument foreman.
Personal qualities, aptitudes and skills
Ability to communicate effectively with team members
Demonstrable commitment to safety
Flexibility, able to adapt and comply with Company/Client requirements.
Ability to work with, interact with other disciplines
Confident, ability to work on own initiative.
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment
Has a desire to learn and develop within the role

Competencies - generic

Ability to supervise work activities
Ability to demonstrate a high level of understanding of HSE safe working practises, procedures and their implementation
Ability to supervise efficient use of resources
Ability to maintain record keeping systems
Safe working - commitment to safe working practices ensuring that all workscopes are completed in a safe manner at all times.
Ability to deliver quality \"toolbox talks\"

Competencies - technical

Ability to read/understand procedures/specifications/drawings/etc in particular those pertaining to the instrument workscope.
Ability to complete the certification requirements as applicable to the instrument workscope.

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Amec Foster Wheeler

United Kingdom

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