Company: Wood
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a PMC Senior Instrument and Control Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas industry.

Successful candidate will be responsible for below duties;



  • Design and check all Instrument work on assigned projects
  • Execute assigned work in accordance with the applicable Project Procedures, DDI and Standards, including Project Procedures on Safety and Quality Control, within the man-hour and cost budgets and the project schedule targets
  • Review other discipline drawings such as Equipment datasheet
  • Attend coordination meetings and engineering review meetings with supplier as required
  • Assist Procurement Department with the expediting of supplier documents
  • Review and approve supplier documents for Instrumentation
  • Ensure effective & efficient Inter-discipline coordination including coordination with client engineer
  • Review instrument aspects of package unit supplier's drawings


Skills / Qualifications





  • B.S. or equivalent degree in Instrument or / and Control System Engineering from an accredited university with minimum 15 years relevant experience in the oil / gas industry
  • Must have been in CONSULTANT's organisation for at least 3 years in similar position and must have previous PMC experience
  • Experience in Design of Wellhead Towers & Process Platforms
  • FEED oil and gas experience in general and FEED experience in specific on Compressor Control Systems and Generator Unit (highly preferred)
  • Knowledge and understanding on Hazardous Area Classification
  • Strong Experience on Systems (DCS, ESD, F&G, etc) engineering knowledge
  • Knowledge on F&G detectors technology selection
  • Fully familiar with international codes, standards and recommended practices to be adopted during EPC phases of oil / gas projects
  • Thorough knowledge of DCS, ESD, Fire and Gas and SCADA systems generally incorporated in major oil / gas project is essential


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.