Consultant - Equipment Engineering (Static)

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Mechanical - Engineering
Position Type
Agency / Contract

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Consultant - Static Equipment with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry, and to be part of the Equipment Engineering team based in Kolkata, India.


  • Provides technical support and governance to Projects via Lead Engineer
  • Technical interface with Clients, other Departments, suppliers / vendors and consultants
  • Provide technical direction of the Static Equipment team and act as the technical focus for the Discipline, including project set-up, close-out and butt lists
  • Review, support and agree discipline technical issues with the Lead Discipline Engineer, including dissemination and implementation of discipline ‘best practices’ on projects
  • Represent Wood on outside Technical Committees
  • Prime contact for affiliate offices in providing technical support and development in their specialist field
  • Responsible for ensuring the efficient operation and performance of the Static Equipment Group both in the servicing of individual projects and pursuance of strategic goals and management policies
  • Responsible for discipline specific software, including validation, keeping abreast of latest market developments, training and ensuring correct deployment on to Projects
  • Develop and mentor discipline technical staff and provide input to technical succession plan for discipline


Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum of 30 years of experience in Equipment Engineering environment with lead role in project execution (Essential)
  • Ability to lead very large team in a multi-discipline task force based engineering Environment (Essential)
  • Proven expertise in FEED and EPC Engineering execution (Essential) including Field Engineering in Project execution (Desirable)
  • Conversant with various international codes and customer specifications (Essential)
  • Conversant with detail Design and Engineering of Pressure Vessels, Heat Exchangers, Storage Tanks (Essential)
  • Conversant with Design and Engineering of Glass Lined Vessels, Rubber Lined Vessels, FRP Tanks, Rectangular Tanks. Preparation and checking of Tank detail drawings and cutting layout for Tanks (Essential)
  • Graduate in Mechanical Engineering (Essential)
  • Post Graduate in Engineering (Desirable)
  • Membership to Professional Organizations (Desirable)
  • Shall be familiar with 3D model environment like Open Plant, AVEVA E3D, SP3D or equivalent (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 40,000 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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