Company: Wood
Skills: Piping Engineer
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Atyrau, Atyrau Province, Kazakhstan

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood (trading locally as WOOD KSS LLP) is currently looking for Lead Piping Engineer to join our team in Atyrau (for KZ passport holders only).

Basic Functions:
  • Ensure Piping Discipline activities are executed within budget and schedule whilst maintaining safety and technical integrity
  • Ensure all design is undertake to company procedures and completed according to appropriate standards. Contribute to the attainment of business performance targets on HSE within area of responsibility

Principal Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate all Piping activities and work as requested by Engineering and Project Managers
  • The direction, control, supervision and co-ordination of Piping engineering work to ensure timely and consistent delivery
  • Perform project site survey visit for data collection
  • Recruitment, Selection, Development and coaching of Piping engineering team
  • Effective networking throughout the company`s organisation to ensure best practice utilisation
  • Be a Safety Leader and promote HSEQ awareness to all engineering and support personnel
  • Expert knowledge of Piping engineering methodologies, software systems and design practices relating to FEED, detail design, commissioning and start up within the offshore and onshore oil & gas industry
  • Functionally co-ordinates all Project Piping Engineers and designers
  • Assists in co-ordination of Study scopes of work
  • Establishes competency, appraise, and train Piping personnel
  • Directs Engineering Delivery Piping Engineers (all tasks & targets)
  • Co-ordinates the Piping contribution within multi-discipline designs
  • Ensures compliance with relevant codes standards and practices
  • QA upon technical work performed by subordinates within Engineering Delivery
  • Approves, with the client, deviations to standards
  • Manages design man hours within approved budgets & registers changes
  • Ensures that all team members are aware of their Core Values

Skills / Qualifications

  • Project Technical Expert & Design Authority on all matters relating to Piping Engineering
  • Ability to handle discussions and run meetings with client engineers
  • Ability to run groups in Development of studies and FEED projects and Detailed Engineering projects
  • Ensures that the technical competence of Piping engineers is matched to the work in hand
  • The import of lateral best practice into the Project: Engaging companies, industry, or training establishments
  • Good communication, networking, collaboration and well developed team-working skills
  • Experience with supervision and developing potential in others
  • Through language, behaviour and actions, demonstrate commitment to Company Core Values
  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 15+ years of experience

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.