Company: Wood
Skills: Project Engineer
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Project Engineer with extensive experience in the Oil & Gas and Industry.

Job Objective
  • Supports delivery of engineering excellence in their assigned project(s) through coordinating and delivering the engineering for an assigned project scope(s) to schedule and in accordance with applicable procedures, specifications, and standards
  • Coordinates a series of activities performed by engineers and designers from one or more engineering disciplines to support the timely issuing of engineering deliverables to meet project specifications
  • Monitors and supports compliance with quality, HSE and assurance standards
  • Undertakes basic schedule preparation, planning and resource forecasting for engineering activities relating to the project
  • Ensures accurate and timely delivery of work, to the satisfaction of both internal and external customers
  • Alerts Project Manager in the event of potential delays or change; supports implementation of approved changes
  • Coordinates and assures technical excellence of interdisciplinary project deliverables

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities
  • Coordinates discipline input to deliverables including Process/Utility Flow Diagrams, Engineering Flow Diagrams and, Line Lists, Equipment Lists, Special Piping Item Lists and Requisition Index.
  • Able to coordinate input of a single engineering discipline within more than one office location Quality, HSE and Assurance
  • Develops a working knowledge of engineering standards and procedures; participates in key events gaining practical experience.
  • Checks Health, Safety, Environment and Security (HSES) implementation by review against standards, procedures, work practices and literature.
  • Prepares straightforward project specific procedures under guidance. Development and management of schedule
  • Plans individual work activities and manages time; liaises with disciplines to ensure timely receipt of comments
  • Fully understand the requirements of the project schedule and hold regular reviews
  • Expedite Engineers to deliver to schedule, fully understand reasons for delay and assist in developing recovery plans
  • Alerts more senior project engineering personnel in the event of potential delays or change Design Verification
  • Understands the requirements for Design Reviews

Skills / Qualifications

  • ISCED Level 6 Bachelor's (minimum) degree or Level 7 Masters (preferred) in an engineering discipline

Knowledge, skills and experience:
  • Extensive experience gained either as a discipline engineer in a project environment or in a lower level project engineering roles
  • Good understanding of technical work scope, key dates and milestones
  • Completely familiar with project contractual and commercial requirements
  • Fully conversant with project scopes and work carried out by all engineering disciplines and various interface and inter discipline coordination requirements among the various disciplines including procurement and construction
  • Understands the concept of customer satisfaction and is able to deliver to internal customers, including other Engineering disciplines
  • Understands and knows how to apply the procedures and work practices which define and govern Engineering Management and Project Engineering deliverables
  • Understands the importance of Project Engineering deliverables and the need for accuracy and timely issue
  • Commercially astute and aware of the importance of Change control
  • Has a good knowledge of engineering standards, procedures and work practices; follows project execution flow chart; developing skills in project and technical execution
  • Able to lead small team; develops skills of leadership with minimum intervention from manager

Personal Attributes
  • Positive attitude to learn and develop; asks to improve understanding
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Takes initiative and seeks out improvements
  • Good communicator verbally and in written form
  • Strong planning, organising and execution skills
  • Strong problem-solving ability
  • Works effectively as a member of a team

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.