Electrical Designers

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Electrical Engineering
Position Type
Agency / Contract
Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
Oil & Gas

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood India is currently recruiting for Electrical Designers on contract to be based at our office in Chennai. The incumbent should be conversant in PDMS and AUTOCAD having expertise in the following areas


1. Production and checking of common electrical design deliverables including:

  • Single Line Diagrams
  • Block Cable Diagrams
  • Schematic/Connection Diagrams
  • General Electrical Equipment Layouts including Sub-Station Layouts
  • Lighting Layouts
  • Earthing Layouts
  • Hazardous Area Layouts
  • Cable & Drum Schedules


2. Experienced in the activities, procedures, and methods associated with electrical systems design development including:

  • Cable Scheduling and Routing Design (above and below ground)
  • Lighting Design (including lighting design software application)
  • Earthing Systems
  • Hazardous Area Classification
  • Electrical Bulk Material Take-off and Requisitioning  


3. Competent practitioner in the application of Industry standard CAD systems (AutoCAD/MicroStation) for the production of 2-D electrical drawings


4. Basic awareness of international design standards e.g. IEC/CENELEC /ATEX (European) and ANSI/NEC (American).


5. Experienced in electrical design applications in a 3-D model environment via industry standard 3-D CAD modelling systems (PDMS)  

Skills / Qualifications

Qualification :

Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering



  1. A minimum of 10+ years of experience in Electrical Engineering Design Environment.
  2. Ability to check engineering design deliverables in a multi-discipline task force-based engineering design environment.
  3. Experience in FEED or EPC engineering design in Project execution.
  4. PDMS & AUTOCAD experience in mandatory

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. www.woodplc.com

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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