• Title
    Lead Field Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Pipeline Field Services
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently looking for a Lead Field Engineer to strengthen our team in Basra. The successful candidates must reside in the Basra, there is no rotation associated with this position.


    • Provide construction input to estimates as and when required
    • Review design documents and provide constructability input to designs / changes at site as appropriate
    • Oversee sequenced Activity data, Test and Inspection Matrices and all construction activities
    • Oversee In country facilities/sites to review designs and liaise with Construction Supervisors
    • Coordinate strongly with Client representation (Construction and Commissioning)
    • Ongoing throughout the works - Identify any Specialist Vendor Support, Tools and Equipment required to implement scope
    • Liaising with study team lead discipline engineers on developing solutions on FEED Studies
    • Interface with Client’s Operations groups as and when necessary
    • Taking part (as well as overseeing) in site surveys and generation of reports where required
    • Support construction / operational section of FEED report
    • Advise, where necessary, on Development of Construction CTRs for Bid estimates. (In close contact with Out of country Work-pack engineers)
    • Good working knowledge of ITR’s for Mechanical completion & Pre-commissioning activities
    • Working in a team environment
    • To strongly Interface with the Client’s Construction Team and the Company engineering team
    • Assist and manage on any TQ’s as raised – coordinate with Wood engineering on same
    • Involved in Effective Change Management (Coordinating same with the Client representative at site)
    • Liaise closely with the Company Engineering on all aspects of design and technical data
    • Liaise strongly with Supply Chain for materials and equipment deliverables for alignment to the overall project schedules
    • Coordinate with Project controls on the progress of work and raise any constraints issues as required
    • Participate in HSE improvement activities, promoting HSE elements throughout the daily works as ongoing
    • Discipline Engineering role in support of the Construction Activities.
    • Full working knowledge of construction activities in relation to the relevant Piping/Mechanical and all disciplines
    • Collate & support on the RLMU data for further completion into As-Building activity
    • Ability to review engineering design drawings and challenge work content for any improvement / cost effective methodology that can be adopted without compromise to safety
    • Challenge engineering detail for possible areas of where Hot work can be reduced/minimized

    Skills / Qualifications


    • Relevant Engineering Degree (B.Sc./B.Eng./M.Sc.)
    • Must have strong background in managing on-site teams of multi-discipline packs
    • Front-end Construction experience essential
    • Likely to have held supervisory roles previously
    • Will have sound experience of Site survey and Inspection duties
    • Must reside in the Basra and surrounding areas


    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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