Company: Wood
Skills: Design Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is gathering resumes for an Electrical Designer with 5-10 year of experience in the oil and gas, petrochemical industry for our Corpus Christi, TX Office. This is for future opportunities. Preferred candidates will possess strong Electrical skills. Working knowledge in Instrumentation design is a plus. Local candidates are preferred as there is no relocation assistance or per diem offered.

Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.
  • Functions in a primary design role, providing drawing and deliverable development to accomplish overall project objectives
  • Performs tasks with competency and extensive knowledge of standard techniques, procedures and design criteria. Maintaining Budget, Schedule and adherence to the project scope of work
  • Work closely with plant engineers, contractors, and team members to achieve project success
  • Field as-built, and design as project requires
  • Assist with material take-offs and construction BOMs
  • Create CADD designs/drawings from Engineering and Design sketches, mark-ups, go-bys and verbal instruction.
  • Coordinate with other discipline designers to ensure verbally received information is communicated and clearly understood
  • Develop complete drawing and deliverable packages on each electrical system including One-Line Diagrams, Control Schematics, Interconnect Wiring Diagrams, Plans, Details, Cable Schedules and Various spreadsheets
  • Assure drawings are compatible and aligned with project and client requirements
  • Apply working knowledge of applicable electrical codes and regulations including NEC, API etc.


Skills / Qualifications

Successful candidate to possess:
  • 2 year Associate's Degree or combination of experience and coursework in Electrical Power Systems or related discipline
  • Formal coursework or experience in AutoCAD
  • Minimum of 5 years industry experience working in the design field, perferably working directly in a refinery / chemical manufacturing facility
  • The ability to participate in occasional field visits, climbing stairs, gathering information, measuring, marking up existing drawings
  • Strong ethical standards. High level of awareness and commitment to safety in all aspects of daily work
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Highly motivated and demonstrates personal initiative. Possesses integrity, strong work ethic, positive attitude, and is dependable
  • Accountability for results. Adaptability and flexibility to the changing needs of projects
  • Experience being a team player that works well with supervisors, subordinates, peers and clients
  • Ability to interface collaboratively with a Project Manager


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.