Plant and Transport Officer

Amec Foster Wheeler
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
18 Apr 2017
26 Apr 2017
Full Time
Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting for a Plant and Transport Officer for the Wales and West Utilities project based at either the Treforest or Llandarcy offices. The Gas Distribution projects include low and medium pressure gas pipelines, and associated Above Ground Installations. As a Plant Controller, your roles will be many and varied and a strong knowledge of the products and services common to this industry is beneficial, as is familiarity with the relevant supply chain providers. You will be required to work with Wales & West Utilities procedures and undertake work on behalf of the Alliance in a sustainable, safe, timely and cost effective manner. Experience of using purchasing systems such as COINS or Siteman and a knowledge of Excel would be advantageous. ResponsibilitiesCentral contact for all hire requirements for your designated area/areasComplete hire process in a professional and ethical manner ensuring that all project deadlines are met in line within defined work scopes and time linesSource and hire plant and equipment in the most efficient and cost effective method in accordance with company procedures and technical specificationRaise Hire Orders and manage off hire processAccurate recording of information in cost systemsEnsure that a full audit trail is maintained for all procurement transactionsUndertake regular plant audits on sites across the Wales patchFacilitate resolution of invoice queries with Accounts Payable/SupplierBuild effective customer relationships and resolve issues promptly and satisfactorilyMonitor workload and implement remedial steps where necessaryEnsuring that Amec Foster Wheeler’s ethical standards and Business Code of Conduct are applied and adhered too, thereby safeguarding Amec Foster Wheeler’s reputationEnsuring that Amec Foster Wheeler’s guiding principles, procedures and policies are complied with at all timesReporting all accidents, incidents, damaged, near misses and illnesses, and correct hazards and near misses if appropriateTake part, agree objectives and comply with the performance review process and timescalesIn order to be fully successful within this role the job holder will be required to develop and sustain strong working relationships with the following key stakeholders and interfaces:-Operations Controllers/Front Line ManagersCommercial (QS)Operational TeamsPlant Depot (Swindon)Supply Chain Team Accuracy and attention to detailGood spoken and written communication skills Be a good negotiator and enjoy dealing with people, whether by phone or in personThe ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines The ability to work within a team environmentThe ability to work unsupervised, plan your workload effectively and prioritise tasksFull driving licence – ad hoc travel to sites across the Wales patchA clear sense, understanding, and application of the highest ethical standardsConfidence in working with figures and the ability to interpret reportsExperience of using purchasing systems such as COINS and Siteman and a knowledge of Excel would be advantageous Amec Foster Wheeler ( ) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors. Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across 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 offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. 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.