Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruititng a Static Equipment Engineer for Al-Khobar office, Saudi Arabia



  • Responsible for Static Equipment issues and deliverables on projects at all stages of the design process from data sheet preparation to inspection and testing
  • Prepare design calculations for new pressure vessels, heat exchangers and tanks using PV Elite and Tank software
  • Re-rate reports and calculations for existing vessels and exchangers
  • Prepare Equipment Technical Specifications, Mechanical Data Sheets & Material Requisitions
  • Provide technical evaluation / clarification of static equipment vendor bids, plus the technical bid evaluation reports to support order placement
  • Review Process Data Sheets, P&ID's, etc., multi-discipline and Supplier documentation for integration within Project design
  • Provide project technical support and familiarity with risk assessments, design reviews, constructability and HAZOPs, etc.
  • Support Quality in terms of development of inspection and test plans and attendance during inspection and testing as necessary
  • Conduct review and verification of equipment supplier's engineering, as well as support during the testing and commissioning of equipment
  • Manage supplier designs and act as focal point for control of supplier interfaces, including the co-ordination of multi-discipline engineering interfaces
  • Provide technical support for installation and commissioning
  • Undertake site surveys for mechanical equipment where required
  • Execution of equipment activities against project schedule and budgets
  • Execution of work demonstrating commitment to safety and quality


Skills / Qualifications





  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years' experience within the petrochemical and / or oil and gas industry working for an established contractor, operator or consultancy
  • Previous experience in the execution of FEED and EPC Projects
  • Extensive experience designing pressure vessels, heat exchangers and tanks
  • Knowledge of International Codes applicable to Process Plant fabrication and design (ASMEIX, ASME VIII, ASME B31.3, API 620, API 650, API 660 and API 661)
  • Flexible attitude, with good written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to effectively work and communicate within a multi-cultural environment
  • Computer literate with Microsoft office
  • Experience of HTRI thermal design is preferred though not essential
  • Experience of packaged equipment would be an advantage but not essential
  • Experience of Saudi Aramco would be an advantage but not essential
  • Chartered Engineer or actively working towards achieving Chartered status


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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