Company: Wood
Skills: Engineering Manager, Project Engineer
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for Project Engineers with experience in the offshore, midstream and downstream, process & chemicals industries. Local candidates preferred please as there is no relocation assistance or per diem offered.

Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.

Client Relationship
  • Interfaces with client technical personnel as required
  • Coordination of site data gathering including drawings, specifications, etc.

Safety & Quality
  • Assist with promoting the Safety Goals of the Client, Company, and the Project
  • Help establish Job Safety Analysis (JSA) requirements for site visits
  • Assists with implementing Project Execution Plan
  • Ensure the use of approved work processes, procedures and tools

Project Execution
  • Assist with technical deliverables for the project
  • Assist with estimate preparation
  • Assist with development of change orders
  • Assist with review of design documents, data sheets and drawings
  • Assist with design reviews, squad checks and model review coordination
  • Supports the project schedule requirements; assists with establishing design priorities
  • Establish guidelines for equipment, drawing and line numbering
  • Maintain equipment list, provide paint, insulation and fireproofing requirements
  • Review line list & tie-in list, provide hydrotest pressures, paint & insulation requirements
  • Review and approve piping isometrics
  • Prepare SP item list, prepare requisitions for SP Items, packaged and non-standard equipment
  • Coordinate P&ID updates and change log record
  • Update Action Item List
  • Review requisitions
  • Review technical bid tabulations
  • Assist with development of inquiry requisitions, bid tabs and purchase order requisitions
  • Assist with Vendor Data Coordination
  • Coordination and support of Vendor Data including timely receipt, review and return
  • Coordinate Construction Sub Contract Scope of Work and Design Packages
  • Assist with Project Data Books and Vendor Data Books

Project Information & Communication
  • Assist with Design Discipline interface with Project Management
  • Assist with providing design disciplines with required information
  • Assist with communication within the project team and design disciplines

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree in an Engineering discipline
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in the oil and gas industry
  • Hands-on experience in dealing with technical issues and providing solutions (with limited support from discipline engineers)

Highly desired:
  • PE license preferred

Personal attributes:
  • Strong commitment to safety
  • Team management skills
  • Highly motivated and self-reliant
  • Confident and assertive
  • Problem solver
  • Open thinker and innovator
  • Inspiring communicator with a willingness to share knowledge and mentor others
  • Flexible and adaptable

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.