Overview / Responsibilities
Wood has an opportunity for a Piping and Plant Layout Desi gner to join our team in Qatar on a staff basis. In this role you are collaborating with a team of designers and engineers, where you will have the opportunity to be hands-on in supporting the group’s objectives across EPC, PMC, FEED, Pre-FEED, Concept and Feasibility scopes of work in the region.
In this role, you will be responsible for the execution of project work in accordance with the project execution plan, including Wood and / or Project Procedures for Safety and Quality Control within the man-hour, cost and project schedule targets.
Reflecting the market focus for the office in both brownfield and green field opportunities, multi-skilled personnel are sought, in particular those with experience in :
Onshore Oil and Gas
Offshore Oil and Gas
Adheres to Wood and Client Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work.
Responsible for making sure their drawings and modelling adhere to Wood, Client, project, and / or all regulatory standards.
Carrying out various 3D modelling activities and preparation of deliverables as necessary on your appointed projects such as but not limited to piping and equipment layout for overall and unit plots.
Ensuring the quality, technical accuracy, and content of all project deliverables. Responsible for the self-checking attitude prior issuing drawings for checking (run a clash check in the 3D model of the items or area shown on the drawing, correctness of information etc.).
Supports development and provides piping input to P&IDs, equipment datasheets, civil and structural design etc.
Prepares drawings involving plans, layouts, calculations, bills of material and material take off for the discipline.
Responsible for interfacing with other disciplines to resolve any clashes that may be arise. If the clash cannot be resolved easily or will be resolved later, then it should be noted down according to procedures.
Plans assigned work effectively and obtains / provides information liaising with the project team and line manager, in time to control man-hours and achieve targets.
Performs site surveys and data gathering exercises at various project locations, both onshore and offshore.
Participates in project reviews, design reviews, audits and other workshops as required.
Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in fields of expertise
Takes a proactive approach to personal & professional development
Seeks and supports opportunities for department and project improvement, contributing to the development of solutions
Skills / Qualifications
Skills / Qualifications / Experience
Experienced with Piping 2D and 3D design tools such as Hexagon SP3D, Aveva E3D, Bentley AutoPlant, AutoCAD, Microstation, etc.
Familiar with the Aveva and SmartPlant engineering suites for collaboration across disciplines.
Experienced in the design and selection of pipe supports and equipment connections for both onshore and offshore facilities.
Experienced in key piping competencies, including Piping Design / Routing, Plant Layout, Stress Analysis interpretations and Piping Materials for the Oil & Gas sector.
Familiar with and the application of international design codes and standards such as BS, API, ASME B31.3 and B31.8
Has experience with Qatar O&G customer design standards including Shell DEPs.
Experienced with plot plan and 3D model reviews for onshore and offshore facilities.
Knowledge with the development of plant layout in both onshore and offshore environments, understanding design fundamentals and criteria relating to process flow, safety spacing, access / egress, operations and maintenance likewise using the information’s to create 3D model.
Knowledge of HVAC duct and mechanical piping (chilled and heating water) system design 3D modeling, CAD drawings for development, proposals and construction designs is a plus.
Preferably will have experience in Process Design, having supported the Process Engineers to develop PFDs and P&IDs in 2D.
A self-motivated, proactive individual with good verbal, written communication skills and good organisational awareness.
Display analytical and innovation skills to manage new technology.
Site engineering and construction experience is a plus but not mandatory.
Applicants are required to :
Be available for work in Doha, Qatar from June 2022
HNC or equivalent qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar related field.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the Oil and Gas Industry.
Open attitude and willingness to learn and improve.
Willing to be part of a team, but also have a flexible approach when required to work in small groups.
Good at problem-solving, logical, and methodical.
Strong attention to detail.
Strong commitment to safety.
Demonstrate a good level of written and spoken communication skills in the English language.
Should also be able to work independently.
Be willing and able to represent Wood in both onshore and offshore surveys, holding relevant certification or willing to undertake suitable training such as BOSIET and H2S Awareness.