Company: Wood
Skills: Construction Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal HO Construction Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Act as constructability sponsor at Projects level. Provide construction oriented inputs to the project throughout the engineering phase
  • Provide guidance in the definition of the project construction strategy, execution planning and subcontracting strategy
  • Provide guidance during the definition of modularization strategy and the development of modules engineering.
  • Prepare project specific procedures on construction execution, construction quality control and material management, as necessary to meet Projects requirements.
  • Define construction execution, construction quality control, and material management requirements - and other technical documentation as necessary to meet Project requirements - to be included in the tendering documentation for the execution of construction works.
  • Prepare the scope of work description for heavy lifting works, and heavy/out of gage transport works.
  • Prepare for approval plans, drawings, specifications, requisitions and bid summaries for all temporary construction facilities and site enabling works to support the Project.
  • Lead the technical assessment and selection of construction contractors
  • Liaise, provide assistance and support to site teams, involving other departments as necessary.
  • Coordinate remotely early activities of construction contractors; coordinate activities of heavy/out of gage transport contractors.
  • Assess construction priorities and installation sequences, identifying bottlenecks and proactively proposing resolutive execution strategies. Prepare and present documentation to resume the assessment and the conclusions.
  • Act as focal point towards Clients, site teams, and construction contractors on construction engineering matters.
  • Execute feasibility studies for the execution of critical lifting and critical transport activities. Review of detailed drawings provided by construction contractors.
  • Support the definition of construction schedule.
  • Maintain the necessary records to ensure quality assurance requirements are met


Skills / Qualifications

  • Engineering degree
  • Fully proficient in English
  • 10+ year of experience in the execution of EPC projects, including at least five years of site experience
  • Experience in Modules Fabrication and Transport project
  • Good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills
  • Intermediate to high level office computing
  • Ability to communicate in an articulate manner with international clients, and construction contractors
  • Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful, and proactive
  • Flexible approach and able to work under pressure with a "can-do" attitude
  • Holding a valid permit to live and work in Spain is 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 40,000 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.