SNC - LAVALIN Multiple Job Openings

Lead Fire Protection Engineer
Location: Saudi Arabia
JOB Description:
1. Design and Review and Supervision of Fire Sprinkler, standpipe, Fire alarm, foam system, Deluge system, and other system plans to ensure that they conform to applicable international standards and Saudi Aramco engineering Standards.
2. Design and Review and Supervision of Fire complete Fire Water system including but limited to fire water tanks, fire water pumps, fire water network and associated equipment to ensure that they conform to applicable international standards and Saudi Aramco engineering Standards.
3. Conduct Fire and Safety and Building Code compliance for new and existing buildings to ensure they conform to international building codes and other international standards.
4. Conduct Fire and Safety and safety of Oil and Gas plants, refineries, GOSP’s to ensure they conform to Saudi Aramco Engineering standards and other applicable international standards.
5. Evaluate Smoke removal rational analysis reports to ensure compliance with applicable codes, ordinances and standards.
6. Identify fire hazards and risks and develop fire hazardous area Plans.
7. Perform Hydraulic analysis to analyze the required and available water flow in conjunction with the demand.
8. Prepare Basis of Design and technical specification for the Fire Protection systems as applicable for the projects.
9. Review of Vendors Technical submittals. 

Educational Qualification:

Bachelor degree in Mechanical/Fire Protection Engineering.

Certification Required:

Registered P.E. in Mechanical/fire protection engineering as verified by examination administered by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveys (NCEES) is a must. 

Chief Engineer
Location: Saudi Arabia
JOB Description:
• Management of Electrical department with 50+ multicultural engineers and designers
• Acting as chief engineer of the group and responsible of the technical integrity of electrical deliverables of multiple concurrent projects
• Focal point for providing Electrical technical support to the overall organization
• Review approve electrical design specifications, major deliverables and drawings
• Resolve Electrical engineering issues by applying accepted principals, codes and standards
• Participate in preparation of project proposals, engineering manhours and cost estimates
• Take active role in design reviews, design validation, technical audits and squad check reviews
• Ensure electrical design is completed with high degree of quality
• Develop and maintain Electrical design procedures
• Review approve electrical design specifications, major deliverables and drawings 

• BS Degree in Electrical engineering with min. 20 years relevant design experience
• Registered as professional engineer with a recognized organization is plus
• Must have thorough knowledge of engineering practices and economic principles, calculation method and design details 

Senior Contract Manager
Location: Saudi Arabia
JOB Description:
• Serves as the point of contact for clients on contractual matters. Act as contractual liaison between company employees and clients/subcontractor, ensuring timely review and approval / reconciliation of variations,
• Develops and implements procedures for contract management and administration in compliance with company policy,
• Ensures project insurance requirements are met; risk identified and mitigated,
• Develops Contract Templates together with Legal Services,
• Ensures that company Ethics policy and Anti-Corruption Manual Terms & Conditions are not compromised in any way during the Contracting process,
• Complies with all Company and departmental policies and procedures including all Health, Safety, and Environment policies,
• Complies with Project specific policies and procedures,
• Reviews Sub-Contracts for adherence to the Prime Contract Agreement with Client and approve the Sub-Contract in accordance with the Authority Matrix,
• Cooperates with project management to clarify all aspects of the sub-contracts,
• Resolves any issues that may arise with respect to the execution of a Sub-Contract commitment, such as special Client or project requests, timing, required documentation, 

• Bachelor degree in engineering, business management, law or related
• Minimum of 15 years’ experience in Contracts and Claims Management in the Oil and Gas industry,
• Excellent English verbal and written communication skills,
• Strategic / Forward Thinker - Anticipates and plans to deal with future events, trends, problems/opportunities,
• Exposure to projects in excess of $200M,
• Strong background in contract formation and knowledge of contract and bid laws,
• Strong understanding and working knowledge of contract general conditions,
• Team Player - Is collaborative and respectful of others; contributes to an environment that fosters teamwork.
• Experience in Saudi and Saudi Aramco projects is considered an asset, 

Designer / CAD Operator / Draftsman
Location: UAE
JOB Description:

Typical duties and responsibilities will include but not limited to the preparation, design, modification, coordination and review of pipeline engineering drawings as follows:
  • Preparing electronic drawings in AUTO CAD or microstation formats,
  • Follow corporate and client drafting standards/procedures,
  • Completing "as-built" drawing changes,
  • Prepare alignment sheets, route maps and typical drawings,
  • Reviewing and Validating survey drawings.

  • Formal training in AutoCAD
  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a Cad Operators / designer in a operating company or EPC / engineering consulting company with experience working on oil and gas  projects,
  • Experience in 2D AutoCAD drawing development,
  • Knowledge /experience of 3D model development is an asset
  • Experience in the development of alignment sheets, typical drawings and other related drawings,
  • Ability to take marked up engineering drawings and incorporate changes into AutoCAD files,
  • Strong communication skills , both verbal and written are essential,
  • Experience in Microsoft Office software,

Business Development – MA
Location: United States
JOB Description:
•Support Sr Management in Business Development for the Marlborough office, mainly in New-England area for the Industrial sector. Primary focus is Life Sciences and Agri-Food.
•Coordinate and execute lead generation activities including clients visits, presentations, calls, emails, exhibitions, etc…
•Support strategic planning and development of new client’s accounts.
•Tactical planning and management of sustaining client accounts.
•Organize meetings and meet with prospects and leads (conference call, web meeting or face-to-face). Bring the appropriate Technical Expert if applicable;
•Ensure follow-up to update prospects, leads and opportunities in the CRM system with information and business intelligence.
•Support preparation and execute business development plan, based on corporate goals and planning that systematically sets targets and plans for securing engineering, construction, and automation, validation and compliance projects.
•Interface with international resources of SNC-Lavalin to bring superior technology and project execution solutions to customers.
•Actively Participate in the preparation of Account Plan, proposals, and answers to RFP and RFI

College degree (technical, etc.) or equivalent experience in Pharma

ISPE, Chemical Engineering, Chemical Industry

Minimum 5 years related experience, preferably in the engineering, process and / or construction sectors

Business management, people skills (facility to establish and maintain clients relationship), strategic thinking

Excellent communication skills (written, spoken and presentation)

Accounting Manager
Location: United States
JOB Description:

• Management of personnel - two Billing/Financial Specialists, one local and one remote. This position will include the management of a third Billing/Financial Specialist, but for only a portion of 2015.
• Prepare Financial Statements, Financial highlights packages and prepare and work with management on Quarterly forecasts and Yearly budgets
• Responsible for project cost and profitability analysis
• Bank reconciliation
• Revenue recognition entries for lump sum projects
• Complete payroll and journal entries
• Provides G/L account analysis

• Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field and 10-15 years of relative accounting experience and 2-5 years of financial reporting experience
• Accounting designation (CPA)or near completion
• Experience with an engineering company is a plus
• Time management and flexibility to meet strict deadlines
• Open to travel internationally
• Management experience
• Proficient in Microsoft Office - Excel and experience with Oracle and Penta a plus.

Fleet Manager - Rail & Transit
Location: United States
JOB Description:
Since 1911, we have been part of society’s progress on five continents … and we’re not done! Our teams bring together some of the most skilled professionals anywhere. People like you, who have the desire to stretch their talents. By joining SNC-Lavalin, you’re seizing the chance to grow with a leader in engineering and construction offering challenges that never cease to inspire. Take this opportunity to go further.


• Minimum 15 years of extensive and diversified management experience of increasing responsibility developing and executing complex and varied programs in a large public service delivery entity or private corporation and a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other related field.
• Master's degree preferred.
• Exceptional organizational, planning and communication skills and the ability to facilitate multi-stakeholder meetings.
• Ability to prepare and present PowerPoint, or similar, presentations to senior level stakeholders.
• Possess knowledge and experience with federal and state government processes and generally accepted principles and practices of public administration and rail transportation system operations.
• Above average knowledge of applicable Code of Federal Regulations.

Section Head - Asset Management and Maintenance Services
Location: United Kingdom
JOB Description:
Reporting to the AMMS Team Leader, the successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the management of the current London team (circa 14 employees) as well as to contribute to the provision of high quality consultancy services to our existing London based clients (principally train operators, rolling stock owners and train manufacturers).


  • Established and recognised expertise in rolling stock maintenance principles and practices in the London metro market, including maintenance plans, regime structures and how depots and fleets are managed. International experience or knowledge would also be beneficial
  • Proven industry relationships with successful delivery of services
  • Ability to assess assignment risks and how they can be managed (including technical, contractual and financial)
Senior Consultant - Transaction Services
Location: United Kingdom
JOB Description:
The role of Senior Consultant is to support the Transaction business within Transport Advisory with a focus on financial and commercial analysis, benchmarking and analytical and management support to transactional assignments.

•Strong post-graduate experience in a Senior Consultant capacity in either finance or strategy consulting for the infrastructure and transport sectors.
•The candidate should have proven experience in the delivery of client assignments in the transport sector, including client-facing roles leading small to medium scale engagements or significant work-streams on major engagements including;
oLife Cycle Costing Models
oCustomer Service Strategies
oPerformance Modelling
oData Analysis
oBenchmarking Studies
•High levels of numeracy and advanced spreadsheet skills will be essential
•Knowledge of financial modelling and accounting principles.
•Excellence in both written and analytical deliverables;
•Commercial awareness including demonstrable experience in identifying opportunities for business development.

Assurance Engineer - On Track Plant/Rail-Road Vehicles
Location: United Kingdom
JOB Description:
The RRV Engineer will be responsible for the delivery of Certification of a large range of RRVs for use on UK and Southern Irish Rail Infrastructure.

Typical areas of certification would require understanding of some of the below:
•Electrical Systems, Performance Levels / Safety Integrity Levels (SIL).
•Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC)
•EN280 Compliance for mobile work platforms
•Structural Analysis
•Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

•Engineering degree.
•Working experience of practical application of and interpretation of standards within a regulated heavy machinery industry.
•Direct experience of working face to face with clients/customers

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