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Lead Plumbing Engineer

Lead Plumbing Engineer

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Building Services / Architecture
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Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Lead Plumbing Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.


Saudi Aramco has selected Wood to develop a FEED for a mega program in the Onshore Eastern Province surrounding Tanajib, Safaniyah and Ju’aymah in Saudi Arabia. The increased crude and gas production will demand the initial expansion of an onshore GOSP (gas oil separation plant) at Tanajib, a Greenfield 2.5bnscf (billion standard cubic feet) gas plant, together with NGL (natural gas liquid) expansion at Wasit. This will all be supported by a new cogeneration power plant expected to generate 750 Mw (megawatts) for both onshore and offshore compression, together with power for onshore utilities.


  • Perform and supervise basic and detailed analysis and design and calculation and PID for the below water systems but not limited to Rain water system, Portable water system, Industrial water system, Firefighting system, Domestic waste water system and Contamination water system
  • Carry out the following design works as per project and leader engineer’s requirements, e.g. prepare and finish the write-up and drawings as per the requirements
  • Prepare and finish design PID detail layout with dimension, ISO drawings, pipe layout, equipment layout, section drawing ant etc.
  • Prepare and finish the datasheet for below MR and not limited: Cooling tower; Cooling water pump; Firefighting pump; Firefighting tank; Waste water pump; Hot water heater; Firefighting foam system and, etc.
  • Review Vendor Drawings and Documentation
  • Carry out Proper Closeout of all project related work
  • Attend internal FW, Vendor and Client co-ordination meetings and engineering review meetings to establish full understanding of scope of supply / work as required
  • Attend Quality Audits as required

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or Environment Engineering with 12 plus years of experience in Oil and Gas / chemical / petrochemical projects
  • Familiar with Saudi Aramco Codes and Standards
  • Knowledge of FFPL Equipment, packages and FFPL calculation Software
  • Good English communication and inter-personal skill
  • Must have work experience in Aramco or GCC region Projects
  • Adaptive to multicultural environment

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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