Company: Wood
Skills: Design Engineer
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for an Instrument & Electrical Designer to join our team in Perth. This is a long-term opportunity to join our expanding Oil and Gas Operations team, due to the recently securing several large projects with existing long term clients, in addition to a new and significant Brownfields engineering opportunity being negotiated with a major player in the LNG industry.

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 and Kazakhstan.

Reporting directly to the EI&C Lead, you will be working collaboratively across disciplines on FEED / Execution to EPCM delivery on a range of Brownfields Oil & Gas projects with the support of an established team, both locally and internationally.

In addition, you will:
  • Readily take ownership of discipline design commitments and requirements on a project
  • Ensure deliverables are consistently checked, accurate and presentable
  • Provide day to day services to the project

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

Located in the in the heart of Perth's CBD at Dexus Place - 240 St Georges Terrace, enjoy free 24/7 access to an exclusive onsite gym, superb end of trip facilities, coffee machines serving on demand and plenty of spaces to get creative. You will also have access to remote and flexible working options.

Skills / Qualifications

You must be an Australian citizen or currently hold Permanent Residency (PR) and able to work lawfully in Australia without company sponsorship.

Ideally you will have relevant experience in a similar Instrument & Electrical Designer role in the Oil & Gas industry within an 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
  • An ability to interpret and translate engineering concepts into practical designs
  • An ability to both lead and work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Open to spend time away from office location as and when operation requires
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills
  • Professional demeanour and interpersonal skills
  • A solutions mindset and able to manage varying tasks with often changing and competing priorities

Experience with SPI (SmartPlant Instrumentation), SPEL (SmartPlant Electrical) and S3D (SmartPlant 3D) would be advantageous but not essential.

It takes a diverse and inclusive community of inquisitive minds to unlock tomorrow's solutions to the world's most critical challenges. Wood encourages Women and Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.

If you are Senior Instrument & Electrical Designer in the Perth Oil & Gas industry - apply today!

Shortlisting will commence immediately.

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.