• Chief Engineer - Rotating & Package Equipment

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    IN-Chennai, Taramani
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Mechanical
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is looking for a Cheif Engineer Rotating and package equipment to be a part of the Engineering team based in Chennai.


    • Ensure that the content and objective of the Health, Safety, Security, Environmental and Quality Policy and the Information Security policies are implemented and understood by all supervised staff
    • Leads group of discipline Specialists as required
    • Provides technical support and governance to Projects via Lead Engineer

    • Technical interface with clients, other Departments, suppliers / vendors and consultants
    • Provide technical direction of the Rotating / Package Equipment Discipline and act as the technical focus for the Discipline, including project set-up, close-out and butt lists
    • Responsible for Operational Alerts and Lessons Learnt, ensuring these are implemented and incorporated in the relevant Procedures, Technical Work Practices and Standards
    • Review, support and agree discipline technical issues with the Lead Discipline Engineer, including dissemination and implementation of discipline ‘best practices’ on projects
    • Represent Amec Foster Wheeler India on outside Technical Committees
    • Prime contact for affiliate offices in providing technical support and development in their specialist field
    • Responsible for ensuring the efficient operation and performance of the Rotating / Package Equipment Group both in the servicing of individual projects and pursuance of strategic goals and management policies
    • Responsible for discipline specific software, including validation, keeping abreast of latest market developments, training and ensuring correct deployment on to Projects
    • Develop and mentor discipline technical staff and provide input to technical succession plan for discipline

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Minimum of 20 years of experience in Equipment Engineering environment with lead role in project execution (Essential)
    • Ability to lead very large teams in a multi-discipline task force based engineering
    • Environment (Essential)
    • Proven expertise in FEED and EPC Engineering execution including Field Engineering in Project execution (Desirable)
    • Graduate in Mechanical Engineering (Essential)
    • Post Graduate in Engineering (Desirable)
    • Membership to Professional Organizations (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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