Company: Wood
Skills: Design Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Khobar, Saudi Arabia


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a Senior Piping Designer to work on the engineering and project management services for our ongoing Program in Saudi Arabia

  • Report to the Piping Lead Engineer, the main functions of the role will be to execute designing and drafting activities
  • Develop Plot Plans, Equipment Layouts and 2D Piping General Arrangement Drawings for FEED studies
  • Produce Plot Plans, Equipment Layouts, 2D Piping General Arrangement Drawings, Isometrics and Pipe Support Drawings for detail design projects
  • Compile Material Take-offs
  • Prepare Isometric sketches for all Stress critical lines with the possible support locations and incorporate stress analysis comments into the design
  • Check drawings produced by other Piping Designers
  • Develop 3D model based on study layouts
  • Assist, Remodel and Update the model based on the Internal, Client reviews, latest Supplier information and Isometric checking comments and maintain the clash free model
  • Perform all assigned work to agreed standards for safety, health environment and demonstrate a commitment to attaining high levels of HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) performance
  • Participate in and advice on all design activities and initiatives, including provision of training, inductions and documentation review
  • Verify that all designs are to required standards and that the objectives of the project are met
  • Verify that the works is completed to the agreed schedule


Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering with at least 10 years' experience in Refinery / Petrochemical / Chemical / Power Plants
  • Thorough knowledge of Equipment Layout Development, Piping layout design for all types of equipment such as Vessels, Exchangers, Tanks, Pumps and Compressors
  • Knowledge of onshore Gas Gathering Systems i.e. wellheads, flowlines, manifolds, gas compression facilities would be advantageous
  • Able to work on both FEED and detail design projects
  • Experience with Microstation is preferred
  • Familiar and hands on experience with 3D design and drafting tools like PDS, PDMS and SP3D
  • Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful and proactive
  • Possess good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills
  • Perform all assigned work to agreed standards for Safety, Health Environment and demonstrate a commitment to attaining high levels of HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) performance
  • Participate in and advise on all design activities and initiatives, including provision of training, induction and documentation review
  • Verify that all designs are to the required standard and that the objectives of the Project are met
  • Verify that all works are completed to the agreed schedule
  • Undertake site surveys as required


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. www.woodplc.com

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  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.