Piping Engineer, Wood UAE

  • Full time
  • Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Posted 10 months ago
  • 15000-35000 AED / Month

Wood UAE is presently looking for suitably qualified and experienced candidate for the job role of a Lead Piping Engineer in Abu Dhabi. The candidate will form part of Wood Piping Engineering Department / discipline. This job has recently been posted by Wood UAE and is now open for applications from aspirants.

Job Purpose of A Lead Piping Engineer

Developing detailed piping system designs, layouts and specifications in accordance with requirements and industry standards.

Job Duties of A Lead Piping Engineer

  • Continuous promotion of and adherence to, the discipline specific procedures and providing feedback for continuous improvement.
  • Support the development and delivery of the technical assurance framework.
  • Monitor compliance with competence standards.
  • Participate in incident investigations.
  • Set performance expectations for direct reports.
  • Actively maintaining own competence and continuous development.
  • Provide discipline support to the business.
  • Knowledge of relevant regulatory framework and legislation.
  • Be part of PMT client team and oversee EPC contractors.
  • Oversee Piping Engineering work being carried out by EPC contractors for major greenfield and brownfield projects as part of the Clients PMT.
  • Promote effective communication and challenge within the EPC Contractors Engineering team in order to foster the production of safe, cost effective, fit for purpose and constructible Piping designs.
  • Provide technical leadership and decision making for Piping engineering work carried out by the EPC contractors.
  • To participate in all project safety and design reviews as necessary.
  • To provide technical assistance, direction and support during the construction and installation activities.
  • To liaise and report to the Client’s Senior Management on Piping Engineering progress and Issues.
  • Troubleshooting the Piping design, identifying and resolving issues with engineering and fabricator by raising and resolution of Site Technical Queries.
  • To attend daily/weekly engineering progress meetings and generate status reports as required.
  • Management of Change process including review of proposals.
  • Assist construction personnel with general technical queries and details.
  • Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees .
  • Provides resolution for technical Piping engineering problems, coordinates application of solutions.
  • To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule.

Who Can Apply ?


  • Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical engineering.


  • Minimum of 15 years experience in the oil and gas industry.
  • Minimum of 5 years proven capability in an engineering design company.
  • Previous experience of working in Middle East would be an advantage.

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