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Amec Foster Wheeler Mechanical Engineer in Calgary, Alberta

Wood is seeking to add experienced Mechanical Engineers to support our team in Calgary,Edmonton.and Fort McMurray.


  • In depth knowledge in either one or more of the following areas: Rotating Equipment (slurry pumps, Process water pumps, Air-Compressors, Steam Turbines, Gas Turbines etc), Stationary Equipment (pressure vessels/heat exchangers,tanks/etc.),

  • Barges and dredge packages experience will be an asset

  • Generating new Mechanical specifications, expand / update current specifications, deviation on specifications.

  • Generating technical decision records and project decision records as related to Mechanical engineering.

  • Create, specify and maintain data sheets for Mechanical Equipment such that the items can be purchased

  • Compilation of RFQs c/w specifications, scopes and data sheets.

  • Review quotations from suppliers and perform a technical bid evaluation of the Equipment offered

  • Make a technical assessments and recommendations when required

  • Post purchase order placement, review and approve supplier documentation for the Equipment

  • An awareness and understanding of non-destructive testing examination methods/requirements

  • Display an awareness of corrosion characteristics and welding processes

  • Visit the supplier’s premises to attend kick-off / alignment meetings, the testing of Equipment and clarification meetings

  • Assist with the preparation of technical work practices to ensure consistent working methods

  • Liaise with the engineering disciplines: Piping Design, Process, Instrument\ation & Controls, Procurement and Material Control

  • Planning and Execution

  • Undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Must be registered as a Professional Engineer or be eligible to register as a P.Eng. with APEGA

  • Minimum 10 to 15 years’ experience in EPCM multi-national companies

  • Canadian experience in conceptual, front-end and detail engineering on various large capital projects in oil & gas, Oilsands including Refinery, Upgrader, SAGD, and Petro-Chemicals

  • Hands-on field experience in operations and reliability / maintenance engineering, inspections and workshop repairs and turnarounds will be considered an asset

  • Knowledge of the following codes: ASME, API and Canadian Codes is essential.

  • Detailed knowledge and proven application in all aspects of Materials

  • Keep abreast of latest technology for materials and investigate technical acceptability of new products and methods

  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel

  • Must be legally able to work in Canada at the time of application

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

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: 2021-92702

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External Company Name: Wood Plc

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