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Recruiter NameSuzanne Wood
Industry OIL & GAS, Electrical
SalarySalary negotiable
BenefitsNegotiable. Please quote what you would be looking for.
Locations UK, EUROPE, Italy
Contract TypeContract




Our Client, a Major international Oil and Gas contractor, is seeking a Lead Electrical Engineer who would be able to start as soon as possible for possible business trips to Abu Dhabi for the first 2 months as part of an 18 month contract. This will be working on the FEED phase of a Sour Gas Project.          


Candidates need to clearly show the required experience, as seen below, and the skill set relevant to this position on their CV. It would be especially helpful to show experience on the first page of CV in a summary. It is also important in the recent jobs section to detail duties and experience in each job description. Candidates are required to have permission to work in the EU and the UK for this position.



Candidates must have the following levels of experience:

  • Minimum of 12 years of total experience as a qualified Engineer
  • Minimum 8 years plus on similar projects.


Candidates must have recent demonstrable experience cleared identified in their CV of:  

  • Working on major Sour Gas projects
  • Working on offshore FEED projects
  • Working for a EPC contracting company


It is desirable that candidates have the following additional experience:

  • Experience of working for a Major International Oil and Gas Contractor.
  • Middle East client experience
  • Experience of Middle East standards


Job Scope:

Will be working for approximately 2 months in Abu Dhabi or Client’s office in UK to assist the Client in the FEED evaluations and then once the FEED contract is awarded the team will be imbedded within the successful EPC contractors’ offices. This will be based either in the UK or possibly Italy.



Mobilise to Abu Dhabi on short notice for business trips for 2 months. Then relocation to the UK or Italy for 16 months.

The overall contract is around 18 months.


SALARY/RATE: Negotiable. Please quote what you would be looking for. The remuneration packages and methods of potential engagement of successful candidates are still being considered within the Client and will be made known as they progress through the recruitment process. 


We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specifications and can work in the UK/EU.


For more information please contact Suzanne Wood, Director of Recruitment

on 020 8905 2250 or email

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