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Principal Piping Engineer
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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Principal Piping Engineer
Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal Piping Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry. A successful candidate will ensure the discipline personnel are supervised and will work to maintain the technical integrity within the discipline.

+ Ensure that the technical competence of discipline staff supervised is matched to the work in hand

+ Maintain the required technical quality of work produced by discipline assigned staff

+ Ensure that the work output of discipline assigned staff complies with the relevant procedures

+ Provide technical assistance to discipline staff as required

+ Ensure as far as practically possible all assigned work is carried out in compliance with agreed budget and schedule

+ Keep up-to-date with technical developments, state, national and international standards and legislative requirements related to the scope of the discipline

+ Assist in developing the knowledge and skills of the discipline assigned staff, including assisting in the training and technical development of engineers

+ Review work/work output of discipline assigned staff as required

+ Prepare estimates and assist in the review of proposed schedules

+ Ensure that results of any development work are fully utilized in discipline activities

+ Provide technical assistance to other disciplines as required

+ Providing documentation and drawing deliverables for inclusion in workpacks and, or design books on time to meet project deadlines

+ Ensuring documentation is technically correct and all relevant engineering management system processes are applied to each scope

+ Producing cost effective designs that are fit for purpose and safe

+ Taking part and contributing to construction risk assessments and construction method statements (where required)

+ Responsible as a key member of any Project team for achieving the Project target and completion of the Project within the budget and schedule

+ Preparation of engineering scope for both man-hours and equipment estimates (where necessary)

+ Participate as necessary in discussions with Clients and visit job sites as required

+ Assist the Lead Discipline Engineer when requested in the execution of their responsibilities and duties

Minimum Experience:

+ Bachelor's degree

+ Alaska Professional Engineering Stamp

+ 8 years' engineering experience

+ 4 years' Onshore Project experience

+ 6 years' experience working in Petrochemical industry

+ Cold Environment engineering

Job-Specific Skills:

+ Understanding of commercial and technical risk assessments.

+ Good communication skills and people skills.

+ Willingness to assist and research enquiries essential.

+ Must be methodical and systematic.

+ Motivate discipline teams.

+ Maintain Customer Relationships.

+ Good Commercial Awareness.

+ A thorough knowledge of the codes and standards applicable to the design and engineering of piping for oil and gas processes.

+ A good understanding of onshore engineering practice, as applied to piping design and layout.

+ Relevant experience and understanding of the associated disciplines of metallurgy, equipment engineering, facilities systems and layouts

Health & Safety Awareness:

+ Shall comply with all relevant procedures, guidance, etc. relating to the work, which will ensure compliance with the Wood Safety Management System

+ Shall attend regular Safety, Health and Environmental awareness training provided by the company which will help meet the above requirements

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.

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.

Requisition ID: 2018-25233

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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