• Title
    Project Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Project Engineering
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently looking for an experienced Project Engineer to join our Fired Heaters group at our Hampton, New Jersey offic.  The Project Engineer will prepare design calculations and/or perform other routine engineering tasks using prescribed methods and procedures. Performs specific limited portions of a broader assignment under direction of a more experienced engineer/Project Manager.


    • Preparation of requisitions for fired heater engineered equipment for inquiry/purchase.
    • Review, comment, and implement customer specifications.
    • Review and condition vendor quotations, prepare technical bid tabulationss with purchase recommendations.
    • Perform engineering calculations for pressurized equipment in accordance with ASME and API codes.
    • Review, comment, and approve vendor deliverables (drawings, calculations, procedures and specifications).
    • Respond to and resolve client questions and comments.
    • Serve as technical interface with client and vendors.
    • Assist in the coordination of the overall project with other internal disciplines (Engineering and Drafting, QA/QC, Procurement, Document Control and Project Control)
    • Assist in the preparation of progress reporting
    • Assist in the preparation of Operation and Maintenance Manuals and Equipment Data Books

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, mechanical preferred
    • Minimum 5 years experience
    • Basic knowledge of engineering principles and practices
    • Learns complex information and/or skills quickly
    • Listens to others, learns and asks questions or seeks assistance when necessary
    • General steel construction
    • Insulation systems including castable refractory and ceramic fiber
    • Materials, welding, NDE
    • Rotating equipment such as forced draft fans, induced draft fans, pumps
    • Steam systems
    • Piping systems

    Work Environment and Demands

    • General office environment
    • Travel to client’s office, plant or site may be required
    • Travel to vendor’s fabrication and/or test facility
    • May need to drive, walk, climb stairs or ladders, and wear personal protective equipment (PPE) (hard hat, protective foot gear, eye protection and other site-specific equipment)


    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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