Commissioning and Start-Up Engineer

Jazan Economic City
21 May 2019
06 Jul 2019
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently recruiting for a Commissioning and Start-Up Engineer to work on the world-scale Jazan Project site in Saudi Arabia. The successful candidate, to be based at the Project site, will work as part of the Project Management Team that is responsible for controlling all EPC contractor interfaces with a specific focus on construction completions, overall EPC contractor interfaces and the commissioning and start-up activities.

This work involves multiple EPC contractors and presents a schedule challenge that the right candidate will be able to apply their skills to influence the overall schedule outcome. It is a complex world-scale refinery and integrated gasification combined cycle project that requires an ability to work with others and provide schedule advice, guidance and analysis.
  • Execute commissioning activities within budget and schedule
  • Ensure that standards and data used conform with Client's requirements and / or those issued by Wood
  • Ensure a high standard of safety is achieved, and Environmental and Quality Assurance procedures are followed
  • Provide input to Hazops, SIL and other safety reviews as directed
  • Ensure that requirements of Licensor's Secrecy Agreements are known and complied with
  • Participate in technical meetings and handle discussions with client engineers
  • Provide commissioning expertise in the development of project commissioning start-up sequences and schedules
  • Review of and as required preparation of detail plans, project procedures, preparation of pre-commissioning, commissioning and start up plans and procedures
  • Support for the development of Operations Readiness plans
  • Participate in start-up sequence workshops with both client and EPC contractors
  • Systemization including mark up of P&IDs
  • Development of completions work packs and plans
  • Provide input to periodic project reports

Skills / Qualifications
  • Degree in an appropriate Engineering discipline, together with a membership in a relevant professional body or institution, is preferred
  • Commissioning experience of working on Studies, FEED and EPC Refining projects in both design and site project phases
  • A self-motivated, proactive individual with high achievement drive and initiative, excellent English verbal and written communication skills, and good organizational awareness
  • Demonstration of customer focus and ability to respond to customer needs whilst achieving project and corporate objectives
  • Previous experience of working at Wood is preferable
  • Experience in construction activities and the sequence to Commissioning & Startup
  • Experience in Utility units and others in process units
  • Must have refinery experience
  • Saudi Aramco Project Experience with in Kingdom Work permit transfer holder preferred.

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.