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

    We are currently looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to be worked on our TATWEER project in Bahrain for 12 months/1 year assignment.


    • Reporting to the Lead Mechanical Engineer, the candidate will assume sole responsibility for assigned static equipment work scopes
    • To carry out static equipment work within the project team, supporting the project team for field development of oil & gas production facilities
    • To plan, budget, organize, and control a segment of the mechanical engineering deliverables for the project
    • To prepare static equipment deliverables for the project detailed engineering and ensure that they conform to all applicable engineering codes and standards as well as the Client’s policies and procedures
    • To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule
    • To provide direction and guidance on all static equipment engineering technical queries raised by either internal or external parties
    • To liaise with the Client’s Engineering, Operations and Maintenance staff as required to ensure a consistent approach to project completion
    • To promote safe behaviour at all times
    • To provide sound technical advice and solutions to a diversity of technical problems within the discipline
    • To co-ordinate with other disciplines during all stages of design development, construction, pre-commissioning, and start-up
    • To assist in the coordination of all activities related to static equipment engineering design
    • To identify any areas of concern with respect to progress and /or quality and recommend corrective actions as required

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.Sc./B.Eng./M.Sc.)
    • Membership of a recognised professional institute preferred
    • Minimum of 15 years relevant experience in the oil and gas industry
    • Minimum of 6 years proven capability in an engineering design company
    • Operational support / construction and commissioning experience
    • Thorough knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of static equipment engineering design and analysis.
    • Thorough awareness of relevant international codes and standards.
    • Familiar with the typical software packages that are used for Mechanical engineering design.
    • Experience of the application of HAZOP, HAZID and SIL Rating to Mechanical Design.
    • Experience of working with multi-national and multi-cultural project teams is strongly preferred
    • Previous experience of working in the Middle East would be an advantage
    • Experience of sour service operations would be an advantage

    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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