Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 12 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to strengthen our team in Dubai with possible trips in Iraq.

Primary Role:
  • To Design, Lead and Manage the Major Mechanical Equipment engineering (Such as Static, Rotating & Package equipment) in Pre-Front End Engineering Design (Pre-FEED), Front End Engineering Design (FEED), Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Management (EPCM) & Project Management Consultancy (PMC) jobs
  • To have single-point responsibility for all Mechanical equipment deliverables and ensure that they conform to all applicable engineering codes and standards as well as the Client's policies and procedures
  • To prepare Major Equipment Enquiry Specifications, Reviewing and analyzing Vendor bids, Preparation of Technical bid evaluation, Issuing Purchase Specifications, and Reviewing of Vendor documents and co-ordination with various other disciplines for data inputs
  • To provide technical assistance, coordination and liaison with other discipline engineers on all aspects of Engineering / technical matters and audits
  • To participate in all project safety and DESIGN/HAZOP/HAZID & Constructability reviews as necessary
  • Active participation in Bid clarification and Vendor kick off meetings, through the course of the projects
  • To review and approve Sub-Contractor's work and ensure compliance with the contract, project specification, relevant codes and standards and best practices
  • To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule
  • To Co-ordinate with Equipment vendors, in order to trouble shoots the issues related to Design, Manufacturing, Maintenance, installation
  • To liaise with the Client's Engineering team as required to ensure a consistent approach to project completion
  • To prepare Engineering Reports on project activities/methods
  • To review proposal and provide man-power estimation
  • To ensure that the overall project is delivered to meet the client needs
  • To provide direction and guidance on all technical queries relating to equipment engineering
  • To promote safe behavior at all times

Principal Responsibilities
  • To provide sound technical advice and solutions to a diversity of technical problems within the discipline
  • To co-ordinate with other disciplines
  • To assist in the coordination of all activities related to Major Mechanical Equipment
  • To identify any areas of concern with respect to progress and/or quality and recommend corrective actions as required
  • Supervision of Graduate Engineers. Provides input to the performance management of direct reports
  • Manage and supervise direct reports

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum of 12 years of experience in Oil and Gas industry
  • Minimum of 10 years proven capability in an engineering design company
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.Sc./B.Eng./M.Sc/ M.Eng.)
  • Membership of a recognized professional institute preferred

Preferably with experience in
  • Package management
  • Brownfield
  • Iraq
  • FEED
  • PMC
  • EPC
  • Water injection
  • Pump
  • Vessel
  • Strainer
  • Filter
  • Fired heater

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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