Company: Wood
Skills: Electrical Engineering, Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Location: Malabo, Bioko Norte, Equatorial Guinea


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently resourcing an Automation Specialist for our operations in EG. The position is located offshore Equatorial Guinea, West Africa and is a rotational position.

The Automation Specialist will assist the peer engineers on the automation scope of their respective projects, support offshore on related automation system and network issues or concerns.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Assist in Programming PLC's and HMI's in an oil and gas environment utilizing:
    • Allen Bradley ControlLogix based programming software
    • Allen Bradley HMI development software
    • ABB Advant Controller based programming software
    • Microsoft VB HMI development software
  • Assist in projects documentation modification and elaboration
  • Troubleshoot complex automation and controls equipment with assistance from automation engineer
  • Responsible of automation OT infrastructure and network as well as the SCADA infrastructure
  • Develop efficient means and standards to ensure control systems availability and healthiness
  • Develop efficient means and standards to validate plant safety function as designed


Skills / Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Degree or Diploma in Electrical or Controls Engineering
  • Strong understanding of instrumentations and electrical circuits
  • Basic knowledge of PLC and HMI programming
  • Basic knowledge of communication networks and protocols
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and AutoCAD
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work alone or in group
  • Demonstrate initiative and proactivity
  • Ability to work offshore for long period of time
  • Open to learn


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.