• Title
    Lead Electrical Engineer - Expression of Interest
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Electrical
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently bidding for project in Kazakhstan. If awarded the work, we will have a requirement for a Lead Electrical Engineer to join the business on a 28/28 rotation. If you want to express your interest please apply and upload your updated CV.



    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Execute all Electrical Engineering activities
    • Maintain technical integrity
    • Deliver and support a strong HSE culture
    • Work within budget and schedule limits
    • Assist other disciplines to achieve their goals
    • Support Management
    • Participate in cost and schedule estimates
    • Plan work in alignment with project schedule
    • Monitor and report progress using ascribed system
    • Drive innovative solutions to reduce cost and schedule
    • Supervise any 3rd work carried out
    • Participate in relevant meetings, such as HAZID, Design Reviews, Model Reviews and PEER Reviews.
    • Take full cognizance of Health, Safety and Environmental issues
    • Liaise and interact with other disciplines to ensure overall project goals are met
    • Advise management of variations in a timely manner
    • Utilize suitable technology to increase efficiency
    • Be fully conversant with Process safety and ensure its implementation within the Electrical design
    • Ensure all work reflects the context of a Brownfield Rejuvenation Project
    • Supervise the Electrical team
    • Undertake staff appraisals and team development
    • Monitor and report resource requirements
    • Support training requirements for graduates and team members
    • Ensure all deliverables are aligned with company and client procedures and national standards
    • Ensure documents are originated, checked and approved by suitable competent personnel
    • Keep up to date with latest procedures, client requirements and legislation

    Skills / Qualifications


    • Relevant degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
    • Member of a recognized institution and registered Professional Engineer / Chartered Engineer
    • Conversant with relevant international standards and Codes or Practice
    • Leadership skills
    • Worked in an EPC environment
    • 10 years’ experience of which 5 years similar experience to the offshore oil and gas industry (excluding designer or drafting positions)
    • Minimum of 3 years in a supervisory role


    • Experience in onshore/offshore projects in cold/remote regions is advantageous but not essential.
    • Oil and Gas engineering required, preferably brownfield.
    • A working knowledge of Conceptual, Front End and Detailed Design required.
    • Field experience in construction and commissioning strongly preferred.

    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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