• Title
    Principal Process Engineer
    Requisition ID
    2018-27838
    Work Location
    SA-Al-Khobar
    Department / Discipline
    Process
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently looking for a number of Principal Process Engineers to work on the engineering and project management services at our office in al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia. These positions will be hired on a permanent, full-time basis.

     

    We are committed to developing the strategic Process Engineering capability of our Al-Khobar office, so we are looking to hire a number of high-level technical experts in the fields of refining, offsites & utilities, upstream and unconventional gas. The successful candidates will assist in the full work scope of our current and future projects.

     

    • Carry out process engineering design activities, following client standards and procedures to schedule and budget as advised by the project line manager
    • Develop, review, and take responsibility for the accuracy of detailed calculations, process engineering datasheets and drawings to specify the process engineering requirements of our projects
    • Supervise the work of your assigned reports on the project
    • Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in your fields of expertise
    • Demonstrate, provide and develop appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues
    • Provide technical expertise and support to business winning activity as required
    • Review and audit process engineering activity on projects and support internal development and continuous improvement activity as required
    • Ensure the delivery of challenging project and client targets using sound technical knowledge and decision-making skills
    • Mentor, coach and develop junior staff
    • Ensure Wood and Client Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work
    • Lead, coordinate and motivate small teams, plan work and provide clear technical direction
    • Balance commercial and technical risk using acquired commercial acumen
    • Seek the opportunity for corporate and project improvement and developing solutions

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree in Chemical Engineering as a minimum
    • Significant relevant experience within our industry at an EPC Contractor organization
    • Minimum of fifteen years’ experience on either refining, Offsites & utilities, upstream or unconventional gas projects
    • A self-motivated, proactive individual with high achievement drive and initiative, plus excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to impact, influence and mentor cross-discipline team members
    • Demonstration of customer focus and ability to respond to customer needs whilst achieving project and corporate objectives
    • Display analytical and innovation skills to manage new technology

    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 55,000 people, with revenues of around $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. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. 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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