Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting an experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer with expertise in providing cost controls, estimating, c hange control, risk analysis and planning services in Brownfield s Oil & Gas projects to join our global Operations business. This is a secondment role working within our client office on an initial 12-month contract and anticipated to be an ongoing requirement.

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 directly to the client Lead Frontline Team, you will be working as a part of our clients' integrated team to provide Central Processing Facility (CPF) mechanical front line support.

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

Skills / Qualifications

Suitably qualified in Mechanical Engineering from a recognised institution, you will have:
  • Extensive experience in the Oil & Gas industry on brownfields projects within an Engineering / EPCM office or gas processing facilities
  • In-depth technical mechanical knowledge - design and operation
  • Extensive design and knowledge of applicable codes and standards (both international and Australian)
  • Ability to manage risk during the design process consistent with technical and commercial requirements
  • Excellent analytical, literacy and numerical skills
  • Proven experience managing small teams of Engineers
  • Excellent communication skills with proven experience in client facing roles

What will set you apart will be your in-depth Mechanical knowledge and experience - in design and operations.

You must have full Australian work rights and currently reside in either Western Australia or the Northern Territory, to be considered for this role.

It takes a diverse and inclusive community of inquisitive minds to unlock tomorrows solutions to the worlds most critical challenges.

Wood encourages Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.

If you are a Principal level Mechanical Engineer looking for your next challenge in the new year, we encourage you to apply today!

** 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.