Company: Wood
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for Senior Structural Engineer (Offshore) to work on our Offshore Maintain Potential Program (OMPP) in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia We are looking for a person to co-ordinate with all other disciplines Consultant / Principal and / or Lead Engineers to ensure full compliance of the project design with the requirements specified on project design scope and on the relevant industry standards

OMPP is a multi-year, multi program venture covering both greenfield and brownfield offshore projects here in Saudi Arabia the scope of this program includes Engineering & Design, Procurement and Construction Management support.
  • Experience in offshore greenfield and brownfield projects
  • Experience in carrying out pre-service (Load out, sea transportation, lifting, launching, on bottom stability), and in-service analysis in-place, boat impact, pushover, blast design for fixed jacket platforms
  • Perform Structural Assessment and Modifications of Existing Offshore Platforms as per API2ASIM code
  • Perform design calculations of strengthening works on jacket walkway, boat landing, cellar deck, main deck, and design calculation of vent boom structure, Coordination with fabrication contractor & installation contractor
  • Perform calculations in SACS in place analysis with existing condition of jacket, strengthening of damage member / joints using grouted clamp & infilled grouted members, local FEM analysis of grouted clamps using nonlinear damage model, infilled Grouted members
  • Ability to understand and extract data from soil investigation and pile drivability reports of existing platforms. able to model geometry & other design parameters PSI input file entries of all soil curves namely T-Z, Q-Z and P-Y In-place analysis
  • Experience in preparation of Basis of Design and technical design reports
  • Good technical knowledge of connection design in steel
  • Excellent knowledge and hands on experience in SACS, STAAD Pro, SEASAM (GeniE) Software's
  • Excellent knowledge in AISC, API RP2A-WSD, APIRP 2SIM, SAUDI ARAMCO standards and DNV regulations
  • Experience in carrying out site survey of offshore platforms, able to provide cost effective solutions

Skills / Qualifications

  • Must have bachelor's degree in civil engineering and master's degree in structural engineering is preferred
  • 15 years of in-depth experience in structural discipline with at least 10 years demonstrated senior engineering experience in major offshore capital projects
  • Ability to establish good working relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Experience in the preparation of FEED & Detail Engineering of offshore works independently and carried out Checking /Review of deliverables
  • Preferred hands-on experience on proposal estimation including man hour estimate
  • Membership of any structural institute is advantages
  • Ensuring all deliverables are comply with quality as per relevant industry specifications & standards
  • Preferred have experience on constructability review
  • Report to Head of the Department and perform activities as instructed by HoD

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.

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.