Design Engineer Instrumentation (Secondee)

Requisition ID
Work Location
KW-Al Ahmadi
Department / Discipline
Instrumentation Engineering
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
Oil & Gas

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking to recruit Design Engineer Instrumentation to:


  • Monitor the assigned scope to ensure Wood and Contractors perform all work to agreed standards for safety, health environment and demonstrate a commitment to attaining high levels of HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) performance
  • Participate in and advice on all design activities and initiatives, including provision of training / inductions, documentation review etc.
  • Verify that all designs are to required standards and that the objectives of the project are met
  • Verify that the works is completed to the agreed schedule


  • Review Designs for O&G processing facilities and their associated infrastructure Cooperate with other disciplines to ensure the timely realization of competitive, achievable, and serviceable solutions, including their Production Information Documentation
  • Participate in the definition of system and / or module specifications
  • Participate in Factory and Site testing
  • Apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria to make adaptations and modifications to solve technical problems that arise
  • Contribute to and participate in formal and informal design reviews and the development of engineering changes
  • Execute the design process to realize the project, product, and program plans
  • Create designs that meet the specifications within the constraints given in the project plan
  • Generate adequate Product Information / Technical Product Documentation to qualify, integrate, produce, and test product
  • Collect and analyze information to report timely required information to different users and management Provide regular status reporting to applicable management and departments to enable them to take required actions

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum BEng Engineering
  • Minimum 15 years post graduate experience
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in the oil & gas, refining and petrochemical industries
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the designation
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with Wood in a similar position
  • Proven track record of managing major projects in the oil and gas industry, with Design, Engineering & Construction Management functions in particular PMC experience of leading a team desirable
  • Middle East experience desirable

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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