Company: Wood
Skills: Electrical Engineering, Electrical Technician
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Location: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for a Rotating Control System Specialist to join our team based in Darwin.

Wood delivers brownfields engineering, procurement, construction, optimisation, and technical services to the Oil & Gas Industry. Wood enjoys long-term partnerships with some of the region's most prominent Oil & Gas and LNG producers with operations in Western Australia and the Northern Territory.

As a Rotating Control System Specialist, you will be reporting directly to the Regional Engineering Manager for Wood while supporting one of our key clients on location, across FEED to EPCM delivery. Your role will include but not limited to:


  • Understanding and developing Engineering documents such as Cause & Effect Diagrams
  • Maintaining integrity of Engineering documentation through the As Building process
  • Working as a close liaison with Engineering teams - including daily meetings and providing a seamless interface with Construction and Commissioning teams
  • Assisting with Installation and Commissioning - including Loop Checking, Functional Testing, Software and Logic upgrades / modifications
  • Implementing Maintenance Work Instructions and carrying out Root Cause Analysis

Taking the lead on some of the world's most technically challenging brownfields Oil & Gas projects for the Instrument & Control Engineering group, you will join an inclusive and diverse global community of inquisitive minds and recognised industry innovators, partnering to create new possibilities.

Skills / Qualifications

Ideally you will be an Australian citizen or currently hold Permanent Residency (PR) and be able to work lawfully in Australia. Sponsorship may also be considered for this role.

You must currently reside in the Northern Territory or be willing to relocate to the Northern Territory, to be considered for this opportunity.

You will be a Rotating Control System Specialist with a minimum of Diploma level qualification in Electric Control Systems from a recognised technical institution and supported by 20+ years of Instrument and Control Systems experience within the Oil & Gas brownfields EPC industry in Australia.

What will set you apart will be your relevant expertise in Rotating Equipment technology and proven experience with GE Frame 5 & Frame 7 Turbines and MKVI control systems.

In addition, you will have:



  • In-depth technical knowledge of Rotating Equipment - design and operation
  • Knowledge of Yokogawa Control Systems, HIMA Safety Systems, and Bentley Nevada Condition Monitoring equipment
  • Familiarity with Alarm Suppression systems for GE F7 and F6 Turbines
  • Exceptional client facing skills with proven experience in client facing roles and / or within the client environment, on an Onshore O&G facility
  • Excellent analytical, numerical and communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Demonstrated experience working as an interface between Engineering, Construction and Commissioning teams
  • Proven experience in carrying out Commissioning activities such as Loop Checking, Functional Testing, Software and Logic upgrades/modifications


It takes a diverse and inclusive community of inquisitive minds to unlock tomorrow's solutions to the world's most critical challenges. Wood encourages Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.

If you are a Rotating Control System Specialist looking for an exceptional opportunity in the Northern Territory - apply today!

Shortlisting will commence immediately.

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.