• Title
    Principal Instrument Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Instrumentation
    Position Type
    Agency / Contract
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal Instrumentation Engineer to join our team in Perth. The successful applicant will be part of busy project team delivering brownfields oil & gas modification projects for our client. It is envisaged that this role with have significant development pathways as the Wood organisation in PWA continues to grow next year.


    Position Specifics & Deliverables

    • Responsible for planning, co-ordinating and directing a major segment or technical aspect of the engineering related activities within a project
    • Directly responsible for the performance of Senior Engineers and Lead Design Draftspersons within the project team
    • Must be familiar with relevant codes, client Design Specifications and procedures, and have a thorough working knowledge of the latest design and analytical techniques

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree in a relevant engineering discipline (B.Sc/ M.Sc/ B.Eng) and eligible for membership of an internationally accepted applicable professional Institute. e.g. IET, Engineers Australia
    • Should have over 12 years of post-graduate experience, with 9 years in the oilfield or petrochemical industry, including 3 years as Senior Engineer
    • Capable of communicating and interfacing effectively with other disciplines, project managers, and clients’ representatives
    • Excellent knowledge of SPI for the development of E&I engineering deliverables
    • Excellent knowledge of control systems and shutdown PLC hardware and software design

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


    If you’re an experienced Principal Instrumentation 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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  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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