Company: Wood
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting a Senior Structural Engineer, to further increase the capacity and knowledge base of the well-established Civil/ Structural Engineering department. This will give you the opportunity to work on a wide range of Wood projects

  • Applies broad knowledge of principles and practices in Structural Analysis and design as required for the design of onshore structures
  • Must have thorough knowledge of engineering practices and economic principles, calculation methods, design details, international codes and standards, procedures, and specifications
  • Should take a lead role in projects as assigned by department head
  • Must have experience in the oil/gas, hydrocarbon, refinery, infrastructure industries and is recognized as specialist in a specific engineering field on large to mega projects
  • Mature Engineer with sound technical background and wide ranging expertise
  • Conversant with codes of practice, standards and relevant sections of statutory documentation
  • Highly experienced in use of design and assessment methods used within discipline
  • Experienced in use of analytical methods used for discipline including theoretical background for analysis programs
  • Experienced in planning, progress monitoring, forecasting and reporting
  • Competent in commercial, contractual and administrative aspects of engineering
  • Experienced in controlling all aspects of discipline design including some multi-discipline aspects
  • Fully conversant in quality control/safety/environmental methods and quality assurance/safety/environmental procedures for engineering
  • Capable/ experienced in producing man-hour and material estimates for all discipline activities
  • Capable/competent in the supervision and organization of a single discipline team within a project
  • Capable of representing project internally and externally to management level
  • Capable of setting and managing discipline group objectives and budgets
  • Motivating personality that generates co-operative team based thinking within the discipline
  • Competent understanding of personnel issues

Skills / Qualifications

  • 10 years (Minimum)
  • Registered Engineer or Equivalent
  • Sc. Engineering or Equivalent, MS Degree will be an advantage
  • Should be proficient in Microsoft office software (Word and Excel) and Mustang purchased and in house created software such as (MATHCAD, Foundation 3D, SACS, STAAD and STAADpro)
  • Should also be familiar with editing, opening and reading drawings in AutoCAD / Microstation
  • Lifting and carrying things offshore
  • May be assigned as a Discipline Technical Authority (DTA); a person identified as an overall technically competent team member able to address technically complex issues & mentor team members with their technical work
  • May be assigned as a Subject Matter Expert (SME); a person recognized to possess a high degree of knowledge on a particular subject and/or piece of equipment

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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