Senior Project Engineer

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Job Overview


Wood is looking to hire a Senior Project Engineer, an expat rotational role, based in Iraq on 28/28 rotation.

Primary Role:

  • To deliver specific work packages within budget and on schedule
  • To lead the team and direct work as required
  • To manage related procurement activities
  • To ensure that the work scopes are delivered to meet the asset operational needs.
  • To participate in all project safety and design reviews as necessary.
  • To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule.
  • To drive interface management, liaising with the Client’s Engineering, Operations and Maintenance staff as required to ensure a consistent approach to project completion
  • To promote safe behaviour at all times.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • To ensure that own actions plus those of the project team are conducted in accordance with the HSE management system.
  • To have single point responsibility for the efficient delivery of work scopes within schedule, cost, and quality standards.
  • To develop the project Scope of Work in order to define the required deliverables.
  • To be responsible for the management of all project reporting, interface definition and management, plus liaison with team members
  • To ensure that technical integrity is fully maintained and that all deviations to project standards/procedures are formally recorded and approved.
  • To be responsible for highlighting and resolving project issues at the earliest opportunity.
  • To exercise control over manpower and material resources in order to complete the project within budget, schedule, quality, and HSE requirements.
  • To promote a planning – execute – measure – feedback methodology in project engineering.


  • Degree in a relevant engineering discipline (B.Sc./B.Eng./M.Sc.)
  • Membership of a recognized professional institute preferred
  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in design, construction, and general project delivery in the oil and gas industry
  • Strong project engineering experience
  • High knowledge in brownfield
  • Highly skilled in working in life plant, working with ASSET, PTW, electrical system
  • TA3 electrical is an advantages
  • Knowledge of plant electrical systems is required
  • Highly skilled in managing specialized vendors packages such as Siemens, ABB and Schnider
  • Deep experience in brownfield experience and limitation of BF experience
  • Experience in gas plant design and maintenance
  • Experience in managing variations and contract
  • Experience in contractor mobilization and contractor management at site.
  • Experience in SHELL DEP is an advantage
  • Arabic specking is an advantage
  • Welling to work in hardship location
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and presentation skills


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
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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