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Lead Civil Engineer

Lead Civil Engineer

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Lead Civil Engineer to join our Duqm Refinery team to be based in Madrid, Spain with and possible relocation to Oman site thereafter. The successful candidate will be mobilized by Q2 2018. In this role, you will be assigned to effectively manage and administer the civil team to carry out the scope of works.


  • Develop and enhance the discipline through implementation of best practice in people management, systems and business processes
  • Ensure technical accuracy and integrity of the design engineering carried out by the discipline
  • Provide staff resources with appropriate skills for the project and business requirements
  • Manage the PMC Civil team objectives and budget
  • Participate during constructability reviews and contribution there in shall be supported with

Skills / Qualifications

  • A degree in Civil Engineering
  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in major oil / gas projects in similar position or lead / principal civil engineer with engineering contractor / PMC organization
  • Adequate knowledge of all international codes, standards and other construction practices to be utilized during EPC phases of project execution
  • Additional experience with Middle East projects is preferable
  • Must have the capacity to manage and control EPC Contractor and the deliverables to be generated during detail design
  • Adequate proof on large sized projects recently executed preferably in the Middle East
  • Holding a valid permit to live and work in Spain is 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 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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