Area Lead Process Engineer

  • Listed: June 12, 2019 9:37 pm
  • Company Name: Wood
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Salary Package: Negotiable
  • Required Experience: 10-15 Years
  • Minimum Education: Bachelors Degree
  • Emirates: Dubai
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Employer Website:


Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is looking for an Area Lead Process Engineer to strengthen our team in Dubai.

This is a Home Office position based in Dubai and will involve occasional visits to the Client offices and/or site in Iraq.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager the candidate will assume sole responsibility for the project process systems
To manage the Process engineering and design team
To have single-point responsibility for all process engineering deliverables and ensure that they conform to all applicable engineering codes and standards as well as the Client’s policies and procedures
To ensure that the overall project is delivered to meet the asset operational needs
To provide direction and guidance on all technical queries relating to process engineering
To participate in all project safety and design reviews as necessary
To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule
To liaise with the Client’s Engineering, Operations and Maintenance staff as required to ensure a consistent approach to project completion
To promote safe behaviour at all times
To provide sound technical advice and solutions to a diversity of technical problems within the discipline
To co-ordinate with other disciplines during all stages of design development, construction, pre-commissioning, and start-up
To provide technical support to site in terms of material inspection, Factory Acceptance Testing etc
To assist in the coordination of all activities related to process systems
To identify any areas of concern with respect to progress and/or quality and recommend corrective actions as required
To attend weekly progress meetings and generate status reports for the Engineering/Project Manager
Skills / Qualifications
Degree qualification in Chemical Engineering is essential
Membership of a recognised professional institute is preferred
Minimum of 15 years experience in the oil and gas industry
Minimum of 8 years proven capability in an engineering design company
Previous experience of managing large process engineering teams on mega projects is essential
At least 12 months experience of site-based project work involving field engineering, construction, commissioning, operations, or maintenance
Experience of working with multi-national and multi-cultural project teams is strongly preferred
Previous experience of working in the Middle East is essential
Experience with Sour Service Operations would be an advantage
Thorough knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of process engineering design and analysis
Thorough awareness of relevant international codes and standards
Familiar with the typical software packages that are used for process engineering design and selection
Experience of the application of HAZOP, HAZID and SIL Rating to Process Design
Company Overview
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.
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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