• Title
    Lead Electrical Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Electrical
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood currently has an assignment opportunity for a Lead Electrical Engineer for a role in Baku, Azerbaijan.

    The assignment will involve twenty-four months in a PMC role, and you will be responsible for policing engineering design deliverables by Contractor and by Vendors, and guiding Owner on technical issues.

    The person will be part of a team of representatives of all Engineering Disciplines.


    The successful candidate should have a proven track record of working on EPC projects for Oil & Gas facilities, especially refineries, and display good overall knowledge of Electrical Engineering. They must be fully knowledgeable about codes, standards & recommended practices for this discipline.



    • Guide and manage the EPC Contractor in developing the scope of works as defined in the Contract
    • Comment on Contractor's design documentation and vendors’ drawings
    • Providing advice and experience to the Client
    • Co-ordinating and resolving comments from Client to Contractor
    • Participate to meetings with Client, EPC Contractor, Vendors
    • Provide technical support to the project management team


    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree in Engineering or related discipline
    • Preferably fifteen years seniority in the position, in any case not less than ten years
    • Good level of spoken and written English
    • Fluent in Italian
    • Computer literate within Microsoft Office
    • Experience in PMC roles and revamping of refineries

    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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