15 Nov, 2021

Senior Process Engineer

  • Wood
  • Al Khobar Saudi Arabia
Process Engineer Oil & Gas Petrochemicals & Refining

Job Description

Wood is currently looking for Senior Process Engineers to work on the engineering and project management services in Al - Khobar office.


  • Carry out process engineering design activities following client and Wood standards and procedures to schedule, and budget as advised by the Process Lead Engineer / Project Line Manager
  • Develop, review, and take responsibility for the accuracy of detailed calculations, process engineering datasheets and drawings to specify the process engineering requirements of our projects
  • Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in your fields of expertise
  • Demonstrate, provide and develop appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues
  • Support internal development and continuous improvement activity as required
  • Ensure the delivery of challenging project and client targets using sound technical knowledge and decision - making skills
  • Take a proactive approach to personal and professional development
  • Ensure Wood and client health, safety, environmental and quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work
  • Demonstrate appreciation of commercial and technical risks, managing these appropriately within own work and highlighting any significant issues to relevant lead engineers and managers
  • Seek opportunities for department and project improvement, and contribute to developing solutions

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in chemical engineering is essential
  • +10 years’ relevant experience
  • Minimum of 3 - 5 years’ onshore gas processing / gas plant experience is essential
  • Proven process engineering design experience with technical safety and environmental aspects
  • A self - motivated, proactive individual with high achievement drive and initiative, excellent verbal and written communication skills and good organizational awareness
  • Ability to impact and influence cross - discipline team members
  • Demonstration of customer focus and ability to respond to customer needs whilst achieving project and corporate objectives
  • Display analytical and innovation skills to manage new technology
  • Carry out simulations of process using simulation package such Pro II and Hysys
  • Ensure that design methods, standards and data used meet the Client's requirements and / or those issued by Wood
  • Prepare process flow diagrams, equipment specifications and process descriptions
  • Prepare process specification for instrumentation and control
  • Prepare hazardous area classification notes
  • Review engineering flow diagrams
  • Prepare process summaries and schedules (effluents & emissions chemicals & catalysts, utilities, battery limits and, relief and blowdown)
  • On request review supplier's quotations from a process engineering standpoint. On order placement, review Supplier drawings and documents and provide comments
  • Participate in HAZOP studies
  • Participate in review of project model
  • Act on comments from reviews and studies to close out all action arising from these reviews and studies
  • Provide process support to the other enquiring discipline

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. 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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