• Title
    Project Engineering Manager
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Project Engineering
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently bidding for the FEED work scope for a petrochemical facility in the Middle East. If the work is won, we will have a requirement for a Project Engineering Manager. This assignment should have a duration of approximately twelve months and will be based in Saudi Arabia.


    • Manage and lead a large multi-discipline engineering team competently
    • Familiar with project work sequence, activities and deliverables for engineering disciplines at any project phase with knowledge and understanding of a contract
    • Ensure the project Quality Management System supports deliverables preparation and method of execution
    • Generate and authorize key documents including those directing engineering strategy and implementation
    • Able to understand and manage the technical scope
    • Ensure instructions are issued to allow work to progress and facilitate agreement between conflicting requirements and leads way forward
    • Challenge working method and deliverables and ensure that project team knows and complies with project scope
    • Develop and manage the engineering input to the project schedule and drives the engineering team to comply with the requirements, meet milestones and key performance indicators
    • Ensure that requirements for design verification are identified, scheduled and resourced
    • Understand the project Health, Safety, Environment and Security (HSES) issues and ensures these are handled correctly
    • Identify risks and implements mitigations
    • Develop man-hour estimates and execution strategy for various disciplines during proposal stage competently

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
    • 20+ years of experience in Oil & Gas projects
    • 5+ years’ experience as Project Engineering Manager
    • Prior background working on petrochemical projects
    • Experience on Aramco or GCC region projects would be beneficial
    • Proven track record in Engineering Management and leading multi-discipline engineering teams
    • Commercially astute and understands the different approaches required in managing lump sum and reimbursable work
    • Have a broad technical knowledge combined with excellent leadership skills
    • Aramco and Wood experience is highly desirable

    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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