Company: Wood
Skills: Design Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting a Senior Civil / Structural Designer, 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
  • Sucessfull candidate must has relevant experience in:
    • Roads
    • Drainage
    • Earthworks
    • Grading
    • Paving
    • Site Development
  • Has experience in the hydrocarbon processing / utilities units, the oil / gas industry or refinery Or infrastructure project / process industries and has engineering design experience on large projects
  • Has demonstrated capabilities in designing independently with minimum supervision
  • Has experience with development, enhancement, and maintenance of 3D graphic visual display and modeling work
  • Must have working knowledge of project QA / QC requirements
  • Must have knowledge of engineering practices, design details, international codes and standards, procedures, and specifications
  • Has experience in preparation of bill of materials
  • Experienced designer with sound technical background and in depth knowledge of manual and CAD drafting techniques
  • With experience in drafting of civil projects
  • With basic knowledge in industry codes, procedures, specifications and standards
  • Assists the design supervisor in coordinating design management with engineering discipline lead engineers
  • Responsible for preparing and review of calculations, design drawings, and other information
  • Supports construction and procurement with preparation of drawings and material take-offs
  • Reviews as-built drawings and assists with collection of design information required by construction and procurement
  • Provide guidance to Designer and CADD operators
  • Conversant with codes of practice, standards and relevant sections of statutory documentation applicable to drafting function
  • Familiar with and competent in planning, progress monitoring, forecasting and reporting for drafting function
  • Experienced in the supervision of discipline designers and draftsmen
  • Able to estimate man-hours and materials for delegated aspects of work
  • Able to liaise with project / lead engineers at all levels
  • Computer literate (database / spreadsheets)
  • Conversant with company and Client drafting standards and specifications
  • Conversant with company quality control assurance requirements applicable to drafting function
  • Familiar with quality control systems in engineering design
  • With 3-D Drafting knowledge, preferred
  • Must have knowledge of civil design practices, basic calculations, design details, international codes and standards

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum 10 years of relevant Experience
  • Engineering Diploma / Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Equivalent
  • Should be proficient in Microsoft office software
  • Occasional field visits, coordination and data gathering
  • Potential assignment as Project Designer
  • Should also be familiar with editing, opening and reading drawings in AutoCAD / Microstation / REVIT

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 consulting and engineering 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 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.