• Title
    Graduate Structural or Mechanical Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Structural
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently searching for a talented Graduate Engineer (Structural or Mechanical) to support our Subsea group in the Houston, TX office. The Graduate Engineer will assist Engineers & other Group personnel in developing and / or delivering work scopes.

    This is an opportunity to join a world-class organization and work with senior staff on exciting subsea projects. A self-motivated individual, who is interested in developing technically will thrive in this environment.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Assist with the performance of design / concept & engineering of the project solutions.
    • Assist with the development of specifications and selection of systems related to offshore projects.
    • Assist with the preparation and checking of engineering reports and procedures.
    • Assist with the development of testing, installation, operation, and maintenance procedures.
    • Assist with Factory Acceptance Testing and System Integration Testing of new equipment on Contractor's premises.
    • Assist with verifying that the project conforms to appropriate safety standards and carries all necessary safety assessments.
    • Interact with department members to ensure that work is produced and issued in a timely manner and project information is distributed amongst them.
    • Contribute to lessons learned exercises.
    • Establish good rapport and build relationships with peers and clients by responding to requests and communicating information in a timely manner.
    • Remain updated on current professional practices and maintain a high awareness of new products and procedures in industry by monitoring trade publications and actively participating in professional associations
    • Comply with all company policies including safety policies.


    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering(Structural or Mechanical); Master’s degree an asset
    • Intern or professional experience (less than 3 years) in design or specification selection in the Oil & Gas industry (specific to subsea) preferred
    • Must be US Citizen or eligible to work in the US (local candidates preferred)
    • Excellent communication (written and spoken) and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks
    • Strong analytical and trouble shooting skills
    • Knowledge of Abaqus, Ansys or SACS an asset
    • Ability to work in a fast paced and flexible environment

    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.  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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