Senior Structural Engineer

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Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
Oil & Gas

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for a Senior Structural Engineer to join our growing team in Brunei.


Successful applicants will be responsible for the execution and delivery of the Structural Engineering. This will include the use of relevant software such as SACs, carrying out in place, sea transportation and lift analysis, producing design reports, data sheets and lifting plans. This is an end to end rejuvenation scope and as such, will involve interfacing with other disciplines like, planning, construction, procurement, HVEC and client operations.

You will be expected to work in a multidiscipline team environment where the overall success of the project is paramount. Wood is looking at a right first - time approach and as such, we are looking for candidates who can rise to a challenge and are interested in being part of an innovative and driven team.

  • Execute all Structural Engineering activities. Maintain technical integrity
  • Deliver and support a strong HSE culture. Work within budget and schedule limits
  • Assist other disciplines to achieve their goals. Support Management where required
  • Participate in cost and schedule estimates. Plan work in alignment with project schedule
  • Monitor and report progress using ascribed system. Drive innovative solutions to reduce cost and schedule
  • Supervise any 3rd work carried out. Participate in relevant meetings, such as HAZID, Design Reviews, Model Review and PEER Reviews
  • Take full cognizance of Health, Safety and Environmental issues. Liaise and interact with other disciplines to ensure overall project goals are met
  • Advise management of variations in a timely manner
  • Utilize suitable technology to increase efficiency
  • Be fully conversant with Process safety and ensure its implementation within the Structural design
  • Ensure all work reflects the context of a Brownfield Rejuvenation Project
  • Support the Lead Structural Engineer supervising younger engineers and graduates. Support training requirements for graduates and team members
  • Ensure all deliverables are aligned with company and client procedures and national standards
  • Ensure documents are originated, checked, and approved by suitable competent personnel
  • Keep up to date with latest procedures, client requirements and legislation

Skills / Qualifications


  • Relevant degree or equivalent in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Conversant with relevant international standards and Codes or Practice
  • 10 years’ experience 7 years of which must be related to the offshore oil and gas industry
  • Minimum of 2 years working in a multi - discipline team environment
  • Have experience in using SACs
  • Familiar with working with construction engineers and lifting design


  • Brownfield rejuvenation
  • Member of a recognized institution and registered Professional Engineer / Chartered Engineer
  • Worked in an EPC environment
  • Working knowledge of Shell’s DEPs

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy 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 45,000 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.

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