Company: Wood
Skills: Design Engineer
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting an Instrument Designer for an immediate start to join our Darwin team within our Operations business. This is an initial 12-month contract which is anticipated to be an ongoing assignment, in support of one of our key energy clients.

Wood's Operations APAC (West) business delivers brownfields engineering, procurement, construction, optimisation and technical services to the Oil & Gas sector and enjoys long-term partnerships with the region's most prominent producers located in Western Australia, Northern Territory, Kazakhstan, and Sakhalin.

Reporting to the Head of Instrument and Controls Design, you will be working as part of our clients' integrated team, you will assist in developing designs and associated deliverables for brownfields modification projects for Offshore LNG and Oil & Gas assets.

At Wood you will join an inclusive and diverse global community of inquisitive minds and recognised industry innovators, partnering to create new possibilities.

Please note that we are only able to accept applications from Australian citizens or those who currently hold Permanent Residency (PR) and are able to work lawfully in Australia without company sponsorship. Additionally, we are looking for Darwin based applicants or those who would welcome a FIFO (3x1 or 4x1 rotation).

Skills / Qualifications

Ideally you will have proven experience as an Instrument Designer in the Offshore LNG (Power Plants & Utilities), Oil & Gas sectors within an EPCM engineering and maintenance project environment, with both onshore and offshore scope of work engagements.

In addition, you will have:
  • Relevant Certificate or suitably qualified by industry experience
  • Well-developed computer skills with a good knowledge of at least one CAD system (MicroStation / AutoCAD) as well as a working knowledge of relational databases and spreadsheets
  • An ability to interpret and translate Instrument engineering concepts into practical designs
  • Enthusiastic, conscientious and keen to learn
  • Proficient checking skills with ability to work unsupervised and focus on task completion
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Professional demeanour and interpersonal skills
  • An ability to maintain composure under pressure, while delivering within a challenging and complex environment
  • A "solutions mindset" embracing innovation and an agile approach to delivering the best possible outcomes

What will set you apart will be your proven experience in the production / design of models and associated deliverables using SPI and PDMS software.

You must have full work rights in Australia and currently living in Australia to be considered for this role.

It takes an inclusive and diverse global community of inquisitive minds to unlock solutions to tomorrows most critical challenges. Wood encourages female candidates and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.

If you are an Instrument Designer looking for your next career adventure the next year - apply now!

** Office Closure: Please note the Perth office is closed from 24 December 2021 - 09 January 2022. Please expect a delay in response to your application. **

Shortlisting will commence immediately after.

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.