Company: Wood
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal Instrument Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry. The role will be part of our Aberdeen Engineering Hub. This is a multi-client and multi-discipline engineering and design team. This vacancy is primarily to support an upcoming FEED study on a Flare Gas Recovery project for a major oil & gas operator in the North Sea. The role is an excellent opportunity to be involved in decarbonisation projects. The FEED study will run for 6 months before moving into detail design. The project will be run out of our Aberdeen office however remote/hybrid working will be considered.

Detailed services to be provided
• Provide Instrument Engineering Expertise
• Provide input to development of studies
• Define instrument requirements for technical scopes related to various modifications
• Originating, checking and approval of Instrument engineering & design deliverables
• Provide support to HAZOPs/HAZID's and other technical reviews as required
• Provide support to the Lead Instrument Engineer and the contract delivery team
• Provide technical expertise to the contract
• Resolve instrument related engineering issues by applying accepted principles, codes and standards
• Adhere to procedures to assure technical integrity of instrument designs
• Provide support for interdiscipline considerations through attendance at required design reviews and undertaking inter discipline checking
• Provide feedback on lessons learnt to aide in continuous improvement
• Utilise software tools in design development and checking as required
• Prepare instrument input to estimates for modifications
• Liaise with function personnel to achieve cost and schedule targets,
• Review and report progress to meet deadlines

Skills / Qualifications

MSc, MEng or equivalent professional qualification or BSc, BEng or equivalent with extensive relevant experience.

Chartered Engineer or recognized equivalent.

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.