Company: Wood
Skills: Pipeline Engineering
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting a Principal Pipeline Engineer to further increase the capacity and knowledge base of the well - established Piping / Pipeline Engineering department This will give you the opportunity to work on a wide range of Wood projects
  • Providing discipline expertise to the business
  • Uses technical knowledge to perform engineering assignments and produce a range of engineering deliverables (including more complex tasks) with limited guidance and direction from more senior technical professionals
  • Evaluates, selects, and adapts standard techniques, procedures, and criteria to perform tasks
  • Fully qualified to execute most standard and straight forward engineering activities, working unsupervised on most aspects of work
  • Under general supervision performs all conventional aspects of design engineering and analysis, acting as document originator
  • Creates and reviews designs, drawings, specifications, and other engineering deliverables involving both existing and new technology and applications
  • Problems presented involve new concepts and new and varied issues that demand technical expertise, increased innovations, or considerable modifications of precedents
  • Establishes detailed designs and performance specifications to fulfil the requirements of assigned general specifications for components, systems, processes, etc
  • Plans and carries out successive steps and handles problems with general guidance from instructions, policies, and precedents
  • Responsible for meeting discipline cost and schedule requirements in production of deliverables, coordinates own work schedule, and prepares progress reports
  • Recommends changes in plans and estimated cost when necessary
  • Develops a range of engineering deliverables, including specifications, calculations, reports, technical requisitions, and others
  • Interprets specifications and investigates difficulties
  • Reviews vendor documents
  • Active participation in design reviews
  • Conducts problem solving in the area of expertise: problems involve new concepts and new and varied problems to be solved that demand technical expertise, investigation, and interpretation
  • Develops alternative solutions, identifies risks and benefits
  • Develops solutions to non - recurring problems by appraising, interpreting, and evaluating various precedents and data
  • Exercises professional judgement in selecting and interpreting information and modifying standard methods and procedures
  • In consultancy business areas, may deliver small - scale projects with responsibility for cost, schedule, resource allocation and risk, while working within an established program management plan
  • Provide technical input and support to proposals as required

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering with minimum 20 Yrs. experience in executing Oil & Gas projects
  • Layout and Material Knowledge
  • Beginning to focus in an area of specialization
  • Proficient user of relevant software and calculation templates
  • Ability to comprehend and interpret technical information applicable to their discipline of engineering
  • Demonstrates the application of theory in a practical context

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

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.