Company: Wood
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood are currently bidding for a large-scale oil and gas project with ADNOC. Should we be awarded this work, we will have a requirement for a PMC Lead Instrument & Control Engineer to join us. This position will be based in Abu Dhabi, UAE initially for a very short period of time until it relocates to Europe or South Korea.
  • Design and check all Instrument work on assigned projects
  • Execute assigned work in accordance with the applicable Project Procedures, DDI and Standards, including Project Procedures on Safety and Quality Control, within the man-hour and cost budgets and the project schedule targets
  • Prepare instrument index
  • Develop data sheets, instrument sizing, and prepare material requisitions for all instrument items including Control Valves, Relief Valves, Flow elements, Level instruments, Temperature instruments, Analyzers and DCS / ESD / Fire and Gas systems
  • Review other discipline drawings such as Equipment datasheet
  • Guide the designers for the preparation of Instrumentation drawings and deliverables
  • Prepare and check all Instrument drawings / documents and ensure that the quality of design and drawings produced for enquiry and fabrication purposes is of satisfactory standard
  • Attend coordination meetings and engineering review meetings with supplier as required
  • Assist Procurement Department with the expediting of supplier documents
  • Review and approve supplier documents for Instrumentation
  • Ensure effective & efficient Inter-discipline coordination including coordination with client engineer
  • Review instrument aspects of package unit supplier's drawings

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. or equivalent degree in Instrument or / and Control System Engineering from an accredited university
  • Minimum 20 years relevant experience in the oil / gas industry
  • Must have been in CONSULTANT's organisation for at least 3 years in similar position and must have previous PMC experience
  • Fully familiar with international codes, standards and recommended practices to be adopted during EPC phase of oil / gas projects
  • Thorough knowledge of DCS, ESD, Fire and Gas and SCADA systems generally incorporated in major oil / gas project is essential
  • Familiarity with subsystems such as fire and gas, emergency shut down systems etc., and Advance Process Controls will be added qualification

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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