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 Electrical Designer, to work on the engineering and project management services for our ongoing Program in Saudi Arabia

  • Work on a range of electrical design-engineering industrial solutions
  • Produce and maintain engineering drawings using 2D / 3D CAD software as required
  • Produce designs and drawings for electrical systems, i.e. motor control center schematic diagrams, interconnection diagrams, cable schedules, single line diagrams, general arrangement drawings and grounding / earthing, lighting / services designs
  • Complete cable tray and raceway design and calculate cable sizing
  • Design instrument loop sheets, control panel, heat trace, perform calculations, and produce Bill of Materials
  • Ensure all drawings and deliverables are checked to comply project and company quality standards
  • Execute designs following the electrical design criteria for the project as well as defined design standards, codes, and regulations
  • Ensure coordination of all electrical interfaces with designers and engineers of other disciplines
  • Supervise the work of junior designers assigned to the projects
  • Possible involvement in project and workload decisions
  • Participate in filed surveys at client sites that may require significant amounts of walking


Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in Electrical Design in Oil & Gas Project especially in GCC region
  • Membership of the Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE) is mandatory.
  • Saudi Aramco Codes and standards with excellent safety awareness
  • Proficient in CAD design 2D / 3D (Micro station, AutoCAD, PSDS, PDS)
  • Knowledge of all types of high, medium and low voltage electrical equipment
  • Knowledge of control systems and instrumentation design
  • Knowledge of industry / regulatory codes and standards (NEC, NFPA, NEMA, IEEE)
  • Demonstrate strong problem solving skills and multitasking ability
  • Multidisciplinary design knowledge
  • Strong computer skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • On-site construction supervision and commissioning support is a plus


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.