Home Office Construction Manager

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Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Agency / Contract

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Construction Manager (contract) with extensive experience of delivering major projects in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.


The role will be suitable for a construction leader who has demonstrable experience of leading & delivering major projects and who is looking for a HO Construction role, establishing execution strategies and site set-up.


The Senior Construction Manager will be responsible and accountable for leading construction activity on a significant FEED project in the Home Office, Reading.



  • Act as the senior Construction figurehead to liaise with Wood senior project management & Client personnel, in leading construction activities on a project, in developing project deliverables, in accordance with project schedules and specifications
  • Responsible for providing advice & expertise on critical issues, and to be accountable for the development of the Construction Execution Plan, Temporary Construction Facilities definition and specification, construction site management organisation, logistics including Heavy Lift & Transportation Studies, and for ensuring that constructability and modularisation strategies are considered and developed
  • Responsible for providing authoritative input into the EPC schedule and cost estimate, the overall contracting strategy and input into the EPC scope of work contract packages

Skills / Qualifications

In addition to our standard responsibilities, preferred experience to include:

  • Degree qualified
  • Oil and Gas
  • Petrochem
  • FEED and EPC
  • Middle East
  • Major Clients e.g. ARAMCO, Sabic, ADNOC, etc. 

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people. 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.


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