Junior Stress Engineer

Calgary, Alberta
10 Feb 2019
06 Mar 2019
Oil and Gas
Skilled Trades
Contract Type
Full Time
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently looking for a junior to intermediate stress engineer to join our Downstream & Chemicals office in Calgary. As a stress engineer, you will be involved in a variety of engineering tasks under moderate supervision and direction of senior engineers. You will be working on small to average size projects. You will evaluate engineered system for mechanical integrity and compliance with applicable standards and provide technical recommendations.
Your responsibilites will include:
  • Perform linear and nonlinear stress analysis of buried and above ground pipelines and facility piping primarily using FEA software ABAQUS
  • Prepare document results and write technical reports
  • Review the work of other team members for accuracy and completeness
  • Apply codes and standards related to the design and operation of oil and gas pipeline systems, in particular CSA Z662
  • Prepare technical calculations for various aspects of pipeline analysis such as lateral buckling, buoyancy and etc.
  • Assist in the preparation of execution plan and development of technical guidelines
  • Review client technical specifications and requirements to ensure compliance
  • Coordinate with the client to receive the required input data and relevant information
  • Undertaking technical reviews of documents prepared by the team

Skills / Qualifications
The ideal candidate for this role must posses strong knowledge and skills using FEA software ABAQUS
Additional skills and qualifications for this position include:
  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering, post graduate degree is strongly preferred
  • Experience with AutoPipe and CAESAR II
  • Programing experience using software MatLab, Python and FORTRAN
  • Minimum of 2 years of work related experience
  • Strong multi-tasking, time management, problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Demonstrated competency in verbal and written technical communication in English
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude

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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