Senior E&I Designer in Abu Zaby [Abu Dhabi], United Arab Emirates

at Wood Group PSN

Engineering / Technology
Minimum Qualification
Required Experience
7 - 10 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

Detailed Description              


Primary Role:

  • To promote safe behaviour at all times.
  • To perform site surveys and data gathering exercises at various site locations as required.  
  • To provide discipline specific design and drafting services that meet the Project’s, and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • To provide technical support to the site team during construction, installation and commissioning activities.


Principal Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and checking of all types of Electrical and/or Instrument design deliverables such as  Block Diagrams, Single Line Diagrams, Schematics, Layout Drawings, Termination Diagrams, Schedules, Loop Diagrams, Hook-up Arrangements, Material Take-Offs, etc.
  • Interdisciplinary check of all Civil/Structural/Piping/Mechanical/Electrical/Instrumentation drawings.
  • Review of vendor drawings for Equipment / Package items.  
  • Produce drawings in AutoCAD.
  • To assist in the coordination of all activities related to the discipline.



Job Requirements              


Technical / Business Skills:

•              Strong commitment to safety

•              Proficient in the use of AutoCAD, Micro Station, Excel and Word.

•              Experience of 3D modelling using SP3D / PDMS would be an advantage.

•              Must be able to work to an agreed scope, budget and schedule.

•              An active listener with the ability to focus on customer requirements

•              Experience in Conceptual, FEED and Detailed Design is required.

•              Experience in the preparation and co-ordination of Electrical and/or Instrument design deliverables

•              Compliance with industry, international and Client Codes and standards.

•              Maintain suitable records of correspondence and work completed for reference and auditing purposes. 

•              Must be eligible and willing to make occasional visits to Kurdistan


Interpersonal Skills:

•              Good communicator with willingness to share knowledge and support others

•              Strong team working ethic, positive, enthusiastic and Proactive

•              An active listener with the ability to focus on customer requirements

•              Highly motivated, self-reliant, confident and assertive

•              Problem solver

•              Open thinker and innovator

•              Flexible and adaptable

•              Fluent in both spoken and written English language.



•              Onshore Oil and Gas related Electrical and/or Instrument design experience

•              Thorough awareness of international codes and standards used for Electrical and/or Instrument design in Oil & Gas industry.

•              A determination to continually improve safety in all aspects of plant design and operation


Business & Industry Experience:

•              Relevant experience in the Oil and Gas industry

•              Previous proven capability in an engineering design company

•              Experience of working with multi-national and multi-cultural project teams is strongly preferred

•              Previous experience of working in the Middle East would be an advantage


Educational Attainments:

•              Diploma or HNC in Electrical engineering (or relevant subject)

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