Jobs at Wood Group PSN

Wood Group - is a leading international energy services company and comprises Wood Group Engineering and Wood Group PSN. Wood Group currently operates in 50 countries worldwide and earns around $7bn in sales. We employ over 40,000 people, and have 5,000 more in our joint ventures. We are committed to providing our clients
with the utmost in safe, reliable project delivery. Our goal is to always go above and beyond, exceeding expectations and delivering tangible value to our clients' operations at every touch point.

Wood Group is recruiting to fill the below position:
Principal Process Engineer
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade:
Ref: IRC121070
Discipline: Process

Brief Posting Description:

    We are currently recruiting for a Principal Process Engineer on a 6/2 rotational basis located at our onshore office in Lagos, Nigeria.
    The successful candidate will be accountable for the staff and support arm of the Wood Group Dover (Lagos) Office.

Detailed Description

    Responsible for study, design, and specification and services related to process plants such as ammonia, ethylene, mineral processing, specialty chemicals, refined products, oil and gas production, forest products and water. Responsible for heat and material balance, the development of process flow diagrams, piping and instrument diagrams, system design parameters, and design or rating of equipment and apparatus such as heat exchangers, vessels, reactors, etc.
    May also be responsible for development of process simulators and advanced controls/process optimization.

Principal Responsibilities

    With Local autonomy, establishes and maintains the technical standards within the discipline. Sets strategic and tactical direction with regard to policy/procedures, work force staffing, and budgeting.
    Participates in decisions regarding the acquisition and execution of engineering and/or Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) contracts, and supporting business acquisitions & preparation of technical proposals.
    This is a management level position with full responsibility for hiring decisions, staffing levels, budgets, salary administration, and career development of assigned personnel within an engineering discipline.
    May supervise several subordinate supervisors or team leaders, including discipline lead engineers on EPC projects.

Job Requirements

    A broad range of Process Engineering skills particularly in the oil and gas processing industry in both the onshore and offshore environment. Well versed with national/international standards.
    Be able to create results and a local organization in line with corporate vision, through sharing of engineering knowledge within the region and creation of the engineering people of the future in the African Region.
    Good English spoken & written and clear communicator
    Excellent presentation skills
    Good Interviewing Techniques and Skills.
    Team Player
    Excellent Coaching and Mentoring
    Sharing Lessons Learned between Regional Projects
    Local Negotiation and problem Solving
    Focused Drive
    Trusted Influence
    Systems Thinking
    Willing to Travel (Africa)
    No Visa Restrictions
    Extensive experience in engineering (onshore and offshore projects)
    Performing a similar role in the past an advantage and involved in developing of engineering offices from inception.
    Knowledge of WGPSNNVG Management System
    Licensed/Chartered Professional Engineer (advantage) with associated undergraduate Degree in Engineering.

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Note: Please quote job reference IRC121070 in all correspondence relating to this position. Internal applicants must discuss their application with their line manager prior to applying. Online applications only - no email applications