Company: Wood
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer, Project Engineer, Instrumentation Technician
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking an experienced Instrumentation & Controls - Project Lead in Calgary, AB to join our busy and growing Oil & Gas Canada team due to growth in our business!

Our projects team has a long history of delivering some of the biggest and most complex projects in the Canadian oilsands, along with associated pipelines and refinery infrastructure. Wood has a strong presence in the energy transition supporting the rapidly growing decarbonization and renewables industry in Canada and across the globe.

Join a culture of innovation, pushing the boundaries of what is possible to seek the best solutions for our clients across Canada.

Come and join a winning team!

Join #teamwood!

Key Responsibilities
  • Assigned as a working Lead on assigned project.
  • Assures compliance with Engineering Procedures and quality control standards
  • Provides guidance and direction to assigned project I&C Engineering staff
  • Monitors the performance of I&C Engineering on assigned project including general execution, management of schedule/key milestones, budget and EVM reporting
  • Participates in project audits (quality and technical)
  • Development of estimates for engineering work.
  • Interfacing with various engineering disciplines and suppliers.

Project Execution which may include:
  • Providing input to process P&ID development
  • Provide input into DBM / BDEP

Design, development and technical content of the I&C portion of project work which may include:
  • Specifying, selecting and sizing field instrumentation (Pres/Temp/Flow/Level), Control Valves, on/off valves, relief valves and control devices
  • Prepare and review control deliverables such as Control Philosophy, Control Narrative, Cause and Effect diagram, and Control system architecture
  • Participate in HazOp, LOPA, and SIL reviews
  • Preparing and checking Instrument Loop diagrams as well as System cabinet design / wiring
  • Reviewing project documents for scope, presentation and technical accuracy.
  • Plan, coordinate and prepare Material Requisitions, Technical Bid Evaluations and award recommendations for various equipment within instrumentation and controls.
  • Development of Control Narratives and Cause and Effect diagrams.
  • Preparation and review of various Instrument lists (Index, I/O list, I/O assignments, Load list, etc)
  • Understanding of communications and network systems
  • Have frequent contact with vendors, and internal staff
  • Providing technical support in SAT/FAT's

Skills / Qualifications

  • Instrumentation Technologist / Bachelors in Science, Engineering from an accredited University or College.
  • Minimum of 10 + yrs. Industry experience
  • Understanding and familiarity of API, ASME, CSA, AER and ISA codes and directives.
  • Experience in the oil and gas sector is preferred (SAGD/Mining, midstream, upgrading)
  • Ability to problem-solve effectively
  • Has the ability to manage multiple ongoing projects
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in the use of Smart Plant Instrumentation (SPI/Intools)
  • Registration through APEGA as a P.ENG/P.L. (ENG) is an asset.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

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.