Professional Services

Senior Contracts Engineer
Published on: 02/7/22

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
Job Description

WTS Energy is on a lookout for a Senior Contracts Engineer for one its Oil & Gas Clients to be based in Abu Dhabi.

Key Responsibilities

  • Sr. Contracts Engineer is required to have prior experience of tendering and awarding major EPC and construction contracts (>US $100M) on lump sum, re-measure, reimbursable and/or unit rate contract basis.
  • To work on continuous improvement to encourage/promote the introduction and implementation of best practice contracting methodology and practices.
  • Demonstrate an overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility.
  • Develop contract strategies.
  • Issuance of ATT (Approval to Tender) and ATA (Approval to Award).
  • Working with engineering group to develop contract contractor prequalification questionnaires and analyse the subsequent returns.
  • The compilation of tender lists and obtains in house and COMPANY approval of the same.
  • Compile tender documentation, ensuring (with the support of the requisitioning Manager) that the package is complete and viable.
  • Issue tender documentation.
  • Strategize/oversee tender clarification meetings.
  • Issuance of call-off orders.

Terms & Conditions

  • Type : Consultant Role, Long Term Contract (Resident Based)
  • Location : Abu Dhabi



  • BSc., University degree in any of the main Legal, Business, or Engineering branches., i.e. Mechanical, Civil, electrical, chemical, or equivalent
  • Preferably having worked in a similar role for a considerable number of 5 years (2 years for contract engineer) in a brownfield project,
  • Total of 10 years (5 years for contract engineer) in Contracting and Procurement within oil & gas / petrochemical environment.