Instrument and Control Engineer

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Job Overview


Wood is recruiting for an Instrument and Control Design Engineer to join our team in Basra, Iraq.



  • Provide Instrument Design Engineers on operational modifications and projects as required by the Area Engineering Support – Team Leader, Instrumentation and Control Engineers as a Designer Engineer
  • Execute instrument design activities during all stages of Instrument scope design and or existing system modifications
  • Develop drawings and other associated deliverables required for issuing Electrical construction workpacks, as required by Area Electrical Engineer
  • Carry out Site surveys as required under operational modifications and projects associated with Instrument scopes
  • Assessing effectiveness of working practices and systems with a view to continuously improving systems
  • Carry out work in accordance with company and project Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality systems
  • Maintain the required technical quality or work
  • Identify scope and schedule changes in accordance with Change Control Process
  • Ensure that designs comply with the relevant procedures, standards and regulations
  • Ensure, as far as practically possible, that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with agreed schedule
  • Keep up to date with technical developments, National and International standards and legislative requirements related to the discipline
  • Responsible for delivering Instrument design project work scope as required to desired quantity
  • Maintain good communication with the Area Engineering Support Team members and Assets Support Teams when necessary



•   Minimum HNC in Instrument Engineering or related subject

•   Experience with working on projects for the Oil & Gas Sector
•   Experience with working within an Operational Support or Project team as C&I designer and on C&I across a range of industry sectors. on Small, Medium / Large operational modifications and projects for the full life cycle of engineering systems
•   Be a Self-motivated team player working under own initiative with minimal supervision
•   Experience with development of Instrument Design deliverables as required on a Scope-by-scope basis
•   Good understanding with respect to applicable international codes and standards and their application
•   Highlight existing short falls within designed system to the Area Engineering Support Team where found during on site investigations
•   High level of competency with respect to AutoCAD 2D applications
•   Experience of managing, checking and delivering of the following deliverables: –
o   Cable Block diagrams, Instrument schedule, Cable and Drum Schedules, Layout and Routing Drawings, Support & Transit Drawings, MTO Schedules, Standard installation details, Termination Drawings, Panel and JB General Arrangement Drawings, Instrument Earthing and Power Distribution Drawings, Hook-up Drawings, Loop Drawings, Workpacks, SOW documents, Label & Furrule Schedules
•   Experience of developing Electrical deliverables and construction workpacks, including:
o   Cable Routing Layout, Earthing Layout, Equipment Layout, Lighting Layout and similar
o   Single Line Diagram, Wiring and Interconnection Diagram
o   Cable Schedule, Material Take off
•   Strong understanding of plant design and equipment layout and ability to coordinate with other discipline design groups to progress a joined-up system and or plant design
•   Liaising with other disciplines as required


Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people. www.woodplc.com
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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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