Company: Wood
Skills: Corrosion Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Corrosion Engineer, based in Aberdeen, to provide corrosion engineering consultancy services to the Wood client base covering pipelines, subsea facilities, topsides and onshore plant.

The primary function of the Senior Corrosion Engineer will be to oversee day-to-day completion of engineering work scopes, which would typically include:

  • Development of corrosion monitoring philosophies and strategies
  • Materials and corrosion studies (including coating selection) and specifications
  • Development of corrosion management strategies and corrosion manuals
  • Corrosion risk assessments
  • Performing corrosion-rate calculations, corrosion modelling and contribute to fitness for purpose studies
  • Design and integrity assessment of cathodic protection systems
  • Undertaking Internal Corrosion Direct Assessment studies
  • Assisting in the training and development of other team members
  • Liaising with clients to develop discrete work scopes and build professional working relationship


Skills / Qualifications

Skills, Competencies and Experience Needed:

  • Possess in-depth knowledge of relevant codes and standards that affect corrosion engineering and materials selection
  • Possess extensive knowledge of metallurgy, engineering materials, operating environment and material degradation mechanisms
  • Experience of managing, motivating and mentoring professional engineering specialists
  • Experience in managing and technically leading project work and managing client relations
  • Experience of writing and checking technical reports
  • Experience in the development of cost, time and resource estimates and the development of technical bids and proposals
  • Competent user of Microsoft Office and experience with corrosion modelling software
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English, with a proven ability to communicate effectively with others on technical issues
  • Correctly adhere to the Company Health, Safety, Environment and Quality policies



  • Engineering degree from a recognised university or college (Materials / Metallurgy / Chemistry is preferred) (Essential)
  • Masters' degree (Desirable)
  • Chartered Engineer or working towards (Desirable)
  • Certified NACE CP III or above (Desirable)
  • Certified API 571 / API 580 (Desirable)


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.


Diversity Statement

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.