Company: Wood
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a Lead Insreumentation Engineer to work on the engineering and project management services in Al - Khobar office, Saudi Arabia

  • Responsible for field instrumentation and control system design of oil & gas upstream, downstream, refining, petrochemical design for FEED and detail design phases.
  • Originate new and revise existing engineering deliverables.
  • Revise and check engineering deliverables against company procedures, standards, and checklists.
  • Supervise engineering work being produced by juniors.
  • Conduct and receive trainings related to job as required.
  • Planning and completion of work within allocated man-hours effectively and plan work to avoid slippage.
  • Interfaces, coordinates and communicate effectively with the Project Manager and other team members.
  • Delegation and distribution work as well as manage billability of team.
  • Coordinates with all disciplines (as necessary) in the preparation and development of the deliverables and ensure that other disciplines input are incorporated.
  • Go for site visits and verify site conditions and markup drawings/perform as-built activities.
  • Manage deliverables submission with required quality checks and proper management of record.
  • Technical report writing and preparation of presentations.
  • Full knowledge of Aramco, Sabic and Royal commission standards.
  • Technical bid evaluation, Vendor document review and subcontract scope management.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree in Instrumentation & Control Engineering or a related discipline
  • Minimum of 15 years instrumentation experience
  • Minimum of 5 years at a senior level
  • Minimum of 10 years gas processing or gas plant experience
  • Previous EPC / PMC experience is essential
  • Knowledge in Smart Plant Instrumentation and or MS Access is an advantage
  • Must have prior experience in developing FEED's and Engineering Flow Diagrams (P&IDs)
  • Extensive high pressure gas and condensate processing experience
  • Good knowledge of upstream, preferably with an appreciation of the development of unconventional gas
  • Knowledge of Saudi Aramco standards is an advantage though not mandatory
  • Self - motivated working, driven with foresight and own experience, within client Project Management Teams

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.