about 1 year ago
Lead Structural Engineer
Requisition ID :2019-61526
Work Location :GB-Aberdeenshire-Aberdeen
Department / Discipline : Structural Engineering
Position Type : Agency / Contract
Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
Oil & Gas
Overview / Responsibilities
Due to recent Contract Award Wood is currently recruiting for a Principal Structural Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.
Provides coaching and mentoring for direct reports.
Actively supports recruitment, selection, transfers and promotion of resources to meet succession and business plans.
Support the development and retention of motivated and competent people.
Ensures competence of deputies.
Manages performance of direct reports.
Adhere to and comply with relevant discipline specific procedures and provide feedback for continuous improvement.
Monitor compliance with competence standards.
Participate in incident investigations as required
Technically competent in own discipline and actively maintains own competence according to standards and pursues continuous professional development.
Provide discipline support to the business.
Ensuring learning opportunities are captured and realised.
Knowledge of relevant regulatory framework and legislation
Proficient in scope definition.
Deputising for Lead as required.
Supporting and supervising tasks delegated to direct reports / respective team
Management of key stakeholders in the execution and delivery of contracted activities
Manage and direct resources efficiently and effectively
Skills / Qualifications
MSc, MEng or equivalent professional qualification or BSc, BEng or equivalent with extensive relevant experience or Chartered Engineer or recognised equivalent
HNC / HND or equivalent with relevant considerable experience.
Perform the role of Technical Authority when appointed to do so.
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.
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.