Company: Wood
Skills: Safety Engineering
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Khobar, Saudi Arabia


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal Design Safety Engineer to work in our Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia office

  • Preparing and executing process safety activities and deliverables including HSE Philosophies, HSE Plans, consequence modelling, HAZOP, HAZID and SIL
  • Writing Health and Safety Plans and Philosophies
  • Reviewing project documentation
  • Conducting safety studies and risk assessments both qualitative and quantitative
  • Conducting process safety reviews and audits
  • Participating in HAZOP, HAZIDs and SIL reviews, sometimes as Chairman
  • Overseeing all process safety issues and deliverables primarily during the FEED and the detailed design phases of projects
  • Meeting project deadlines and milestones for deliverables
  • Liaising with project management and client
  • Interpret process safety related legislation and standards
  • Conduct technical work within budgetary and time constraints


Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Minimum of 20 years working experience in the oil and gas industry within an engineering contractor or consultancy
  • Membership of a recognised professional institution
  • Broad experience in a range of process safety topics and be able to demonstrate understanding across these topics
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good Microsoft Office skills and general computing skills


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.