• Title
    Lead Civil Structural Designer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    AE-Abu Dhabi
    Department / Discipline
    Bids & Proposals
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is expecting a contract award by August 2018 for a project based in Abu Dhabi, UAE.


    We would be looking to hire a number of Engineering professionals upon contract award. We will contact you if your CV was found suitable to discuss a project and position details.


    We are currently sourcing a Lead Civil Structural Designer to join our team in Abu Dhabi. Successful candidate should be able to perform the below duties and responsibilities;

    • Carry out work in accordance with Wood Group-STS and project Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality systems
    • Assist Senior Designer/Junior Designers and others when requested in the execution of their responsibilities and duties
    • Follow company procedures and established standards to prepare engineering deliverables from rough sketches to the highest quality and standards
    • Must worked on the Concrete structures, Steel structures and Architectural are mandatory
    • Review and prepare structural deliverables such as detailed design drawings and 3D model
    • Review drawings, and vendor equipment documentation of basic to moderate complexity within the discipline and from other disciplines for compliance with project and Civil & Structural requirements, and actively seek discrepancy resolution
    • Maintain the standard of drawings produced
    • Good years of experience in detailing work of onshore oil & gas projects, Concrete and Steel buildings, equipment foundations, industrial structures, detailed design drawings, U/G layout drawings, Road Layouts, Steel Connection drawings, execute design and drafting activities (Concept, FEED, Technical study & Detailed design)
    • Good working knowledge of 2D and 3D systems and their capabilities (AutoCAD, MicroStation, Civil 3D, PDMS, PDS)
    • Must have the ability to model the following Equipment foundation such as Heat Exchanger, Vertical & Horizontal vessels / drum, Columns / Tower, Compressor & pumps Pump Houses / Lift station and Tank farms, Control room & Substation buildings, Pipe racks and Process structures Roads & Paving, Storm water drains, OWS, Cooling & fire water system
    • Conversant with relevant international standards and Codes or Practice of drafting
    • Ensuring engineering and design quality, technical accuracy of drawings, material quantities etc.
    • Some experience in site based design in support of construction
    • Has detailed knowledge and proven application in all general civil & structural design and layout aspects such as Civil Site Layout, U/G Composite Layout, Road Layout etc



    Skills / Qualifications

    • Diploma in Civil Engineering or equivalent
    • Minimum 10+ years in Oil & Gas (in which 3 years minimum as Lead Designer)
    • Relevant training in Draughting software’s
      • 2D Software – AutoCad & Microstation
      • 3D Software-  Civil 3D, Smart Plant  3D, PDS, PDMS
    • Good numeracy and literacy skills.
    • Able to work in MS Office Word, Excel
    • Must have sound technical knowledge of Civil and Structural works
    • Able to communicate in good English with other disciplines in effective manner
    • Willing to have patience to face work pressure & changes
    • Must be able to work in a team with work share basis

    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.


    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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