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Lead Mechanical Engineer (static & packages)

Full time at Wood in UAE
Posted on November 30, 2021

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Overview / Responsibilities Wood is looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer - Static and Packages to strengthen our team in Dubai. This is a Home Office position based in Dubai, but it may involve occasional visits to the Client offices and/or site in Iraq. Normal working time will be 48 hours per week (9.6 hours per day). The Role: Contributing to delivery of Engineering excellence through:

  • Executing assigned scopes of work.
  • Supporting and supervising task delegation to team.
  • Providing discipline support to the business.
  • Coaching and mentoring as delegated.
  • Develop training program for graduates.
  • Provide technical presentations (lunch & learn) sessions to co-workers on knowledge sharing basis.
  • Deputising for Lead as required.
  • Supporting and supervising tasks delegated to direct reports.
  • Executing assigned personal objectives.
  • Management of third-party suppliers in the execution of Engineering delivery.
  • Carry out survey and answer site queries.
  • Review and check the work of design team.
  • Ensure work is completed on Schedule and within budget.
  • Assist in the preparation of CTR's and man-hour estimates.
  • Attend meetings as and when required.
  • Assist procurement and project engineering personnel in the procurement of equipment and materials.
  • Liaise with other disciplines on design, construction, fabrication and commissioning issues.
Process Ownership:
  • Demonstrate understanding of and work to discipline specific procedures
Subject Matter Expertise:
  • Technically competent in own discipline and actively maintains own competence according to standards and pursues continuous professional development.
  • Provide discipline support to the business.
  • Ensure self-awareness of relevant regulatory framework, legislation changes, initiatives and industry technology developments and promote to direct reports.
  • Provide discipline input to scope definition and execution.
Skills / Qualifications Minimum Qualifications
  • BSc / BEng in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent professional qualification with extensive relevant experience.
  • Membership of a recognized professional institute is preferred
Minimum Experience
  • 15+ years of relevant experience in the oil & gas industry
  • Minimum of 5 years proven capability as a Lead Engineer in an engineering design company.
  • Experience in Static equipment & packages, fired heater and incinerator.
  • Knowledge in HVAC would be added advantage
  • Previous experience of working in the Middle East would be an advantage.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of the engineering design and analysis.
  • Thorough awareness of relevant international codes and standards.
  • Experience of the application of HAZOP, HAZID and e-HAZOP to design.
  • Experience with design for prefabricated modular packaged equipment.
  • Previous experience of working in the Middle East/Iraq would be an advantage.
  • Intellectually capable, can substantiate the ability to apply theory in a practical context.
  • Familiar with the use of industry standards and codes.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Good Oral and Communication skills.
  • Must have good interpersonal skills/team player.
  • Proficient in the use of PVElite, AutoCAD and MS-OFFICE
  • Able to demonstrate team working skills.
  • Flexible with a can-do attitude.
  • Able to travel to Basra, Iraq as required.
Company Overview Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. 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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