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Senior Static Engineer

Senior Static Engineer

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

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood has been awarded a large PMC Duqm Refinery project in Oman which is expected to run for around 4 years. We are expected to start mobilizing successful candidates by Q2 2018. Successful candidate will be based in Madrid, Spain and once work at the EPC location has been completed, employee will be transferred to the Oman site to work on a residential status assignment if requested by the client.


If you are interested in the position of Senior Static Engineer based in Madrid, Spain then please apply to the requisition and we will be in touch with you to discuss your application further.


Please note this position will be hired on a single status basis.


  • Review EPC contractor deliverables, including specifications, drawings, requisitions and bid evaluation reports
  • Review vendor deliverables including drawings, calculations, fabrication, and inspection and testing procedures
  • Meet and correspond with EPC Contractor to discuss and review technical issues
  • Assess and advise on interpretation of client standards
  • Attend meetings, fabrication shop visits and inspection activities at vendors’ works
  • Provide technical support and advice to colleagues covering Project Management, Procurement and Inspection and Construction      

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum of ten years’ experience in major oil / gas projects in similar position
  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Extensive expertise in static equipment design and engineering, familiarity in vessels / tanks materials application and stress engineering is essential
  • Must be fully knowledgeable about codes, standards and recommended practices for this discipline
  • Experience with PMC’s or owner’s organization in the execution of major refinery grass root or revamp projects is a must
  • Participation in projects in the Middle East is beneficial
  • 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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