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Senior Telecoms Engineer

Senior Telecoms Engineer

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Systems
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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 the end of Q4 2017. Successful candidate will be based in Chennai, India 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 Telecoms Engineer based in Chennai, India 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.


  • Supervise and manage EPC Contractor and development of detail design deliverables
  • Handle telecom systems, telecom networks (including fibre optic networks) and other sub-systems (SDH, LAN / WAN, telephone, video conferencing, PAGA, TETRA, CCTV, access control and telecom towers)
  • Be fully familiar with international codes, standards and recommended practices to be applied for oil / gas projects during EPC phases of execution

Skills / Qualifications

  • Total of 15 years of experience with Ten years’ experience in major oil / gas projects in the capacity of lead / principal telecom engineer with engineering contractor / PMC organization
  • Degree in Electronic / Telecommunication Engineering
  • Additional experience with Middle East projects will be distinctly preferable

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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