Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Worthing, United Kingdom

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Pharma and Life Sciences Business are seeking a Mechanical Engineer with significant experience in the Pharmaceutical, Oil, Gas and/or Petrochemical industries in both operating site support and EPC roles.

Candidates shall have experience of working closely with clients as this role will be based on a large Pharmaceutical Site.

It is essential that you live local or within a commutable distance to Worthing, West Sussex

The Role

Contributing to the delivery of Engineering excellence through:
  • Executing assigned scopes of work.
  • Supporting and supervising task delegation to team
  • Providing discipline expertise to the business
  • Interfacing with other Discipline, Client, Contractor and Supplier Engineers. E
  • Ensure compliance with the Client's Project Specifications and provide technical support based on proven experience.

  • Support the mechanical engineering aspects to deliver the project scope of work for the Client.
  • Lead Client discussion, building strong Client relations in ensure expectations are met.
  • Execute assigned work in accordance with the applicable Project Procedures and Standards, including Wood plc and / or Project Procedures on Safety and Quality Control, within the man-hour and cost budgets and the project schedule targets.
  • Management of workload and budgets across designated work scopes to ensure targets are achieved.
  • Understand, review and comment on process design data to ensure appropriate equipment specification and selection.
  • Review Suppliers' quotations and prepare technical quotation evaluation. Work closely with the Procurement team to develop the best solution for our Client.
  • Review of vendor documentation requirements for use and integration within project
  • Manage project documentation effectively, ensuring all disciplines receive the quality information at the right time.
  • Rigorously review post order vendor documentation and take a lead in resolving technical issues across multiple disciplines - driving the technical solutions to completion.
  • Correspond with the Vendor on technical matters and ensure that action is taken where necessary
  • Provide technical support to Engineering studies such as design reviews, HAZOP, SIL, and Constructability reviews.
  • Drive post order activities to completion

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree qualified in a Mechanical Engineering discipline. Chartered status is an advantage.
  • Demonstrable experience in working within Pharmaceutical, oil, gas and petrochemical industries
  • Good knowledge of international design codes e.g. ANSI, AMSE, ISO, API, BS standards.
  • Experience of Vendor co-ordination meetings
  • Experience in supporting engineering design reviews
  • Computer literate with common software packages such as Microsoft Office.
  • Flexible attitude with proven experience of effective working in a project team environment to provide discipline support to the business
  • Technically competent in own discipline and actively maintains own competence according to standards and pursues continuous professional development.
  • Ensure self-awareness of relevant regulatory framework, legislation changes, initiatives and industry technology developments and promote to direct reports.
  • Provide discipline input to scope definition and execution.

It is essential that you live local or within a commutable distance to Worthing, West Sussex

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

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.

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 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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