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Senior Piping Designer

Senior Piping Designer

Requisition ID 
2017-19747
Work Location 
SA-Al-Khobar
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Piping
Additional Work Location 
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Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a Senior Piping Designer to work on the engineering and project management services for an Unconventional Gas Development Program in Saudi Arabia. We are committed to managing the program from our Al-Khobar office where the project management team will be based for the duration of the contract. This represents an excellent development opportunity for individuals interested to work in Saudi Arabia, with most assignments expected to be for at least one year’s duration with the opportunity of further extension for the right candidates.

 

We have been awarded contracts by our client for the provision of engineering and project management services for their Unconventional Gas Development Program. The program covers current field development in 3 different parts of Saudi Arabia with potential further field developments to be added later as the Program develops and expands. The Unconventional Gas development program is focused on increasing gas production via the development of shale gas and tight gas resources in the Kingdom. The new sources of gas are intended to displace middle and heavy distillate fuels currently used in power generation within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

 

  • Report to the Piping Lead Engineer, the main functions of the role will be to execute designing and drafting activities
  • Develop Plot Plans, Equipment Layouts and 2D Piping General Arrangement Drawings for FEED studies
  • Produce Plot Plans, Equipment Layouts, 2D Piping General Arrangement Drawings, Isometrics and Pipe Support Drawings for detail design projects
  • Compile Material Take-offs
  • Prepare Isometric sketches for all Stress critical lines with the possible support locations and incorporate stress analysis comments into the design
  • Check drawings produced by other Piping Designers
  • Develop 3D model based on study layouts
  • Assist, Remodel and Update the model based on the Internal, Client reviews, latest Supplier information and Isometric checking comments and maintain the clash free model
  • Perform all assigned work to agreed standards for safety, health environment and demonstrate a commitment to attaining high levels of HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) performance
  • Participate in and advice on all design activities and initiatives, including provision of training, inductions and documentation review
  • Verify that all designs are to required standards and that the objectives of the project are met
  • Verify that the works is completed to the agreed schedule

Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering with at least 10 years’ experience in Refinery / Petrochemical / Chemical / Power Plants
  • Thorough knowledge of Equipment Layout Development, Piping layout design for all types of equipment such as Vessels, Exchangers, Tanks, Pumps and Compressors
  • Knowledge of onshore Gas Gathering Systems i.e. wellheads, flowlines, manifolds, gas compression facilities would be advantageous
  • Able to work on both FEED and detail design projects
  • Experience with Microstation is preferred
  • Familiar and hands on experience with 3D design and drafting tools like PDS, PDMS and SP3D
  • Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful and proactive
  • Possess good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills
  • Perform all assigned work to agreed standards for Safety, Health Environment and demonstrate a commitment to attaining high levels of HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) performance
  • Participate in and advise on all design activities and initiatives, including provision of training, induction and documentation review
  • Verify that all designs are to the required standard and that the objectives of the Project are met
  • Verify that all works are completed to the agreed schedule
  • Undertake site surveys as 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 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 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, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining 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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