• Project Engineering Manager

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    US-TX-Corpus Christi
    Department / Discipline
    Project Management
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting a Project Engineering Manager in the refining & petrochemical industry. This is for the Corpus Christi, TX office.


    Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.

    Multi-disciplined engineering management position leading the design and detailed engineering team from Wood and Client on medium to large new, or revamp projects from initial concept through construction and start-up. Reports to the Project Manager for assigned projects.

    Client Relationship

    • Interfaces with client technical personnel as required
    • Coordination of site data gathering including drawings, specifications, etc.

    Safety & Quality

    • Assist with promoting the Safety Goals of the Client, Wood and the Project
    • Help establish Job Safety Analysis (JSA) requirements for site visits
    • Assists with implementing Project Execution Plan
    • Ensure the use of approved work processes, procedures and tools

    Project Execution

    • Responsible for overall technical design of assigned projects 
    • Assist with technical deliverables for the project
    • Assist with estimate preparation
    • Assist with development of change orders
    • Responsible for final approval of design documents, data sheets and drawings
    • Assist with design reviews, squad checks and model review coordination
    • Supports the project schedule requirements; assists with establishing design priorities
    • Approve guidelines for equipment, drawing and line numbering
    • Approve equipment list, provide paint, insulation and fireproofing requirements
    • Approve line list & tie-in list, provide hydrotest pressures, paint & insulation requirements
    • Approve piping isometrics
    • Prepare SP item list, prepare requisitions for SP Items, packaged and non-standard equipment
    • Review and approve P&ID updates and change log record
    • Update Action Item List
    • Review requisitions
    • Review technical bid tabulations
    • Assist with development of inquiry requisitions, bid tabs and purchase order requisitions
    • Approve final Vendor Data Coordination plan
    • Coordination and support of Vendor Data including timely receipt, review and return
    • Coordinate Construction Sub Contract Scope of Work and Design Packages
    • Approve Project Data Books and Vendor Data Books
    • Assign and coordinate site walkdowns
    • Redline drawings
    • Basic field survey activities

    Project Information & Communication

    • Lead the Discipline interface in coordination with Project Management and Project Engineering
    • Lead with providing design disciplines with required information
    • Lead with communication within the design disciplines 
    • Develop and issue weekly, and monthly project status reports with regard to discipline issues 
    • Responsible for documenting conference calls, meetings, and reviews




    Skills / Qualifications

    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; organized
    • Open, positive attitude, willing to be part of multi-discipline TEAM
    • Ability to multi-task and use good judgment in prioritizing workload
    • Self-starter – able to take initiative to identify and complete tasks
    • Expresses ideas clearly and concisely. Seeks to understand others perspectives. Keeps accurate and organized records
    • Provides clear direction and priorities; clarifies roles & responsibilities. Conveys a sense of urgency and drives issues to closure; Persists despite obstacles and opposition
    • Working proficiency in the use of and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
    • Working knowledge of work processes and interdiscipline coordination/practices
    • Capable in the use of Pacesetter, Citadon, Navisworks
    • 10-15+ years in Engineering Service Related Industry
    • PE and PMP preferred
    • Site engineering or construction management related experience preferred.
    • BS in Engineering, Engineering Technology, Construction Management or similar technical field preferred
    • Mix of office and site work
    • Job site activities, i.e. climbing stairs, ladders, platforms, structures/pipe rack, equipment and maneuvering around the site
    • Travel to domestic and international offices and job sites may be required

    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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