Senior Process Engineer in Abu Zaby [Abu Dhabi], United Arab Emirates

at Wood Group PSN

Oil & Energy
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

Detailed Description              

To prepare process deliverables for a detailed design project in the oil and gas industry, and ensure that theyconform to all applicable engineering codes and standards as well as the Client’s policies and procedures.

To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule.

To provide direction and guidance on all process engineering technical queries raised by either internal or external parties.

To liaise with the Client’s Engineering, Operations and Maintenance staff as required to ensure a consistent approach to project completion.


Principal Responsibilities:

To provide sound technical advice and solutions to a diversity of technical problems within the discipline.

To co-ordinate with other disciplines during all stages of design development, construction, pre-commissioning, and start-up.

To assist in the coordination of all activities related to process engineering design.

To identify any areas of concern with respect to progress and/or quality and recommend corrective actions as required.



Job Requirements              

Technical / Business Skills:

Highly motivated and self reliant.

Confident and assertive.

Problem solver.

Open analytic thinker and innovator.

Good communicator with willingness to share knowledge and support others.

Flexible and adaptable.

Strong commitment to safety.

Must be willing to make occasional visits to Kurdistan.


Interpersonal Skills:

Sound supervisory and organisational skills.

Clear communicator with good interpersonal skills.

An active listener with the ability to focus on customer requirements

Fluent in both spoken and written English language.

Strong team working ethic, enthusiastic and positive.

Able to coach and mentor discipline engineers.

Represent Process Engineering at Project and Corporate management meetings.



Thorough knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of process engineering design and analysis.

Thorough awareness of relevant international codes and standards.

Experience of the application of HAZOP, HAZID and SIL Rating to Process Design.

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

Familiar with the typical software packages that are used for process engineering design and selection (Hysys, ProII, Pipesim etc.).


Business & Industry Experience:

Extensive experience in the oil and gas industry.

Previous experience in a proven capability in an engineering design company.

Operational support / construction and commissioning experience.

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.

Experience of sour service operations would be an advantage.


Educational Attainments:

Degree in Chemical Engineering.

Membership of a recognised professional institute preferred.

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