Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking expressions of interest from a Senior Mechanical Engineer with brownfield Oil & Gas experience to support a key client as part of a dedicated Owners Representative project team based in Perth CBD (Western Australia). This is an initial 6-month contract opportunity commencing mid-May 2023.

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 Mechanical Team Lead, you will be working as a part of an integrated team to provide support for brownfields oil & gas packages.

Skills / Qualifications

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

Suitably qualified in Mechanical Engineering from a recognised institution with a minimum of 7 + years with relevant industry experience, you will have:
  • Extensive experience in the Oil & Gas industry on brownfields projects within an Engineering / EPCM office or gas processing facilities
  • In-depth technical mechanical knowledge - design and operation
  • Extensive design and knowledge of applicable codes and standards (both international and Australian)
  • Ability to manage risk during the design process consistent with technical and commercial requirements
  • Excellent analytical, literacy and numerical skills
  • Proven experience managing small teams of Engineers
  • Excellent communication skills with proven experience in client facing roles

What will set you apart will be your in-depth Mechanical knowledge and experience in design and operations in Oil & Gas in Australia - both onshore and offshore.

It takes an inclusive and diverse global community of inquisitive minds to unlock solutions to tomorrows most critical challenges. Wood encourages applications from Women and First Nations Peoples to apply.

If you're an experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer and available to start in May 2023 - apply today!

Shortlisting will commence immediately after.

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.