Company: Wood
Skills: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Asset Integrity Engineer
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Basra, Iraq

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for Integrity Advisor. This is a rotational basis and based in Iraq.
  • Provide technical leadership to Operations and Maintenance, to maintain integrity of all pressure equipment, tanks, piping systems and pipelines including monitoring/analyzing/reporting of corrosion and inspection data
  • Serves as subject matter expert and point of contact for materials and corrosion related issues and provide risk based stewardship of integrity management programs
  • Provides training and mentoring of technical staff on the general subject of materials, corrosion, and integrity, as well as on WQIFOD integrity programs
  • Support integrity engineers to perform integrity related corrosion mitigation, inspections, monitoring and surveillance
  • Lead development and implementation of risk based maintenance plans for pressure equipment (including piping) and pipelines
  • Develop and issue periodic reports for the integrity group
  • Coordinate periodic integrity reviews with Operations and Maintenance
  • Coordinate chemicals management contractor to optimize chemicals program
  • Support cathodic protection system installation, design, commissioning; Lead development and implement surveillance and maintenance of systems
  • Technical Support to Operations
  • Coordinate fitness for service and failure analyses and recommend appropriate repair plans and material selections
  • Provide technical reviews as part of the Management of Change system (related to materials, corrosion protection)

Skills / Qualifications

  • Engineering Degree (Materials / Mechanical / Chemical / other related)
  • 15-20 years' experience in a similar role (preferably in the middle east region) Majority of that experience should be in upstream oil and gas
  • Experience working with for major oil companies and support to operations
  • Experience with mentoring, setting up integrity management systems and processes
  • Experience in other areas of maintenance including Electrical / I&C / Machinery preferred
  • Strong Leadership skills; Analytical skills / problem solving
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Mentoring Skills
  • Knowledge of materials, corrosion control, industry standard repair methods
  • Knowledgeable of industry standards that apply to integrity, such as NACE, ISO, ASTM, ASME BPVC

Key Requirements:
  • Corrosion
  • Field experience
  • Operations support
  • Integrity team
  • Failure and cause analysis
  • CP, inspection program
  • dealing with equipment, pipeline
  • Advisory experience 15+ exp
  • Good communication and leadership skills
  • Section head /manager will be preferred.
  • International experience/exposure
  • Some experience on maintenance will be preferred

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.