• Principal Process Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Process
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
    Oil & Gas
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently looking for a Principal Process Engineer with Refining experience, specifically in Sulphur Recovery, Amine Treatment and Sour Water Stripping. The Principal Process Engineer will be part of the client organization team in Pre - FEED and FEED phases, at the contractor / client office in Al - Khobar, Saudi Arabia. This position will be hired on a renewable contract basis.

    We are looking to hire a technical expert in the fields of acid gas treatment specifically Sulphur Recovery relevant to downstream facilities. The successful candidate will assist in the full work scope of one of the current world reference projects, specially focused in the following activities:

    • Act as Client process engineering representative
    • Provide guidance to the contractor process engineering team to ensure project specifications are met
    • Review the accuracy of process engineering documents and drawings in a timely manner to ensure project schedules are met
    • Review and audit process engineering activity
    • Demonstrate and provide appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues
    • Provide technical expertise and support
    • Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in your fields of expertise

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree in Chemical Engineering as a minimum
    • Significant and relevant experience in the Refining industry, working in Owner and / or Engineering Contractor organization
    • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience on refining, particularly in acid gas treating and sulphur recovery, including specific experience in FEED and PMC / EPC projects. Experience in startup, commissioning and operation, is a plus
    • A self - motivated, proactive individual with high achievement drive and initiative, plus excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to impact, influence and mentor cross - discipline team members
    • Display analytical and innovation skills to manage new technology

    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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