• Title
    Senior Mechanical Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Mechanical
    Position Type
    Agency / Contract
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Rotating Equipment Engineer that has previous experience of working across Feasibility Studies and FEEDs through to EPCM delivery. This is an opportunity for you to become a valuable, well-rounded member of an experienced team. The role is responsible for Rotating Equipment issues and deliverables on Wood projects at all stages of the design process.


    • Review and verification of equipment supplier’s engineering, as well as the testing and commissioning of equipment
    • Provide specialist engineering support to global projects in a major engineering contractor organisation
    • Preparation of Equipment Technical Specifications, such as Specification and Mechanical Data Sheets, for Enquiry
    • Technical evaluation / clarification of supplier bids, plus the technical reports to support order placement
    • Preparation of Equipment Technical Specifications for order and estimates for engineering and design manhours
    • Review of Process Data Sheets and Supplier documentation for integration within Project design, such as GA / Details / Calculations and Fabrication Procedures
    • Project technical support – familiarity with risk assessments, design reviews, constructability, HAZOP
    • Inspection and construction support as necessary
    • Technical comparison and evaluation of bids for compliance with requisition and applicable standards
    • Technical supervision of supplier design and control of supplier interface and co-ordination of interfaces with other engineering disciplines
    • Technical support for installation and commissioning
    • Plan and monitor execution of equipment aspects of projects

    Skills / Qualifications


    • Degree qualified in Mechanical discipline, while chartered status is also preferable
    • Extensive experience, primarily in a contracting, operating or consultancy environment, working with process compressors, steam turbines and other rotating equipment
    • Experience of pump selection and performance characteristics
    • Flexible attitude, with good written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience with a contractor, operator or consultancy on refinery, petrochemical, pharmaceutical or oil & gas projects
    • Familiarity with the following codes : API (610-619 Pumps / Compressors / Turbines ) ISO and ASME
    • Computer literate within Microsoft Office

    Candidates must have full work rights in Australia to be considered for this role.


    If you’re an experienced Mechanical Engineer ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today. 


    Apply now and take the next step in your career with this exciting opportunity!

    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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