• Title
    Principal Process Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Process
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is looking for expression of interest from a Principal Process Engineer who aspire to be part of a team, delivering powerful results. We look for innovative ideas and an agile approach to deliver the best possible outcomes and offer you an opportunity to progress and thrive by working collectively and making an active contribution


    Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal Process Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas industry. The role will have a strong focus on executing brownfields projects as the focal point. This includes schedules, budget management and leading teams of process engineers. The role is responsible for leading teams to develop design assignments with the relevant detail required using or adapting established methods or systems and/or developing original methods.


    Position Specifics & Deliverables

    • Partner with the Lead Process Engineer to deliver a hands-on approach to engineering problem solving
    • Manage both internal and external key stakeholders
    • Process engineering services to the client, ranging from conceptual, front-end, detailed design, as-built and close-out activities for timely delivery of project deliverables according to approved schedules
    • Lead and complete a variety of complex process engineering computations, HYSYS simulation  modelling, prepare P&ID’s, PFD’s, heat and material balances, instruments and equipment data sheets, utilities and chemical summaries
    • Perform hydraulics and overpressure/blowdown calculations and participate in safety reviews

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree in Chemical Engineering
    • Extensive design engineering experience
    • Related experience within the Hydrocarbon industry and more specifically in the Onshore and Offshore Oil & Gas production industry
    • Proven experience in delivering projects and leading people
    • Ability to apply the theories, codes and standards appropriate to process discipline
    • Experience of participation in HAZOP, HAZID and SIL rating studies
    • Commissioning experience of offshore and/or onshore
    • Familiarity with HYSYS and Flarenet

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


    If you’re an experienced Principal Process 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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