Company: Wood
Skills: Piping Engineer
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a Lead/Principal Piping Engineer to work at our office in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia
  • Reporting to the Piping Discipline Manager, the main functions of the role will be to execute engineering, designing and drafting activities in accordance with the quality system in force within the Discipline, job requirements and time schedule
  • Assume a Lead Piping Engineer role on FEED / Detailed Design projects in accordance with assignments arranged by the Piping Discipline Manager
  • Preparing piping engineering specifications and performing piping design calculations
  • Conduct plot plan and Layout Studies, under the supervision of the Piping Discipline Manager, according to the established Technical Work Practices
  • Developing Plot plans, Equipment layouts, and Piping General Arrangement Drawings according to the established Technical Work Practices
  • Developing 3D model based on the layout study according to the established Technical Work Practices
  • Prepare Isometric sketches for all Stress critical lines with the possible support locations and support the stress analysis engineer to carry out piping stress analysis
  • Update the 3D model based on the Internal reviews, Client reviews, latest Supplier information, isometric checking comments and maintain a clash free model
  • Perform all assigned work to agreed standards for safety, health environment and demonstrate a commitment to attaining high levels of HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) performance
  • Participate in, and advice, on all design activities and initiatives, including provision of training, inductions and documentation review
  • Ensure that all designs are to required standards and that the objectives of the project are met
  • Monitor and keep on track the progress of project piping deliverables and activities according to project planned schedule

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering with at least 15 years' experience in process piping design for Oil & Gas industry
  • Thorough knowledge of piping engineering calculations, material specifications, MTO, and procurement requisitions preparation
  • Thorough knowledge of Equipment layout Development and Piping layout design
  • Thorough knowledge of international design codes and standards such as ASME, API, ASTM, and Saudi Aramco Engineering Standards
  • Solid experience with design and drafting tools like Microsoft Office, SP3D, PDS, SPR, MicroStation, and AutoCAD
  • Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful and proactive
  • Possess good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills
  • Flexible approach and able to work under pressure with a can-do attitude and a desire to win
  • Ability to promote an open and informal communication environment that aims at growing mutual trust and teamwork

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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