Principal Electrical Engineer

26 Mar 2019
24 Apr 2019
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood currently has an opportunity for a Principal Electrical Engineer on a agency basis for 6-12 months work. In this role, you will be responsible for Producing adequate drawings, specifications, data sheets, calculations and other pertinent engineering and design documentation to enable the procurement of electrical equipment packages and their subsequent installation, commissioning and safe operation. The role will be based in Staines.

The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, able to work independently, and have demonstrable leadership qualities. They will be confident in their own ability to deliver the Electrical scope on a project on time and within budget, while facilitating effective work share with other execution centres around the world.
  • Produce designs for Electrical systems and equipment
  • Generation of project deliverable documents, including production, checking and approval as required to meet stated
    project requirements
  • Maintain effective interfaces between the Electrical project team and other discipline teams, Client representatives and
    other third parties as required
  • Maintain co-ordination of design information with Electrical Designers for ongoing design issues
  • Represent the Electrical discipline internally and externally as required
  • Provide progress reporting input to the Lead Engineer
  • Follow discipline and project working procedures
  • To participate in development training as agreed with the Electrical Department Manager
  • Assist in developing bids for new work
  • Assist with ongoing training and development of engineers in engineering & design activities

Skills / Qualifications
  • Bachelors degree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering
  • Oil and gas sector engineering experience (or Chemical Industry as appropriate)
  • Familiarity with quality management systems in engineering design
  • Preferably a Member of the Institute of Engineering & Technology
  • Aptitude to extend working knowledge
  • Co-operative attitude
  • Effective communicator
  • Flexible worker

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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