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Senior Electrical Engineer

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


Job Description

Wood is currently recruiting for an Senior Electrical Engineer to be part of our engineering team in Abu Dhabi. 


Thorough knowledge and understanding of the Electrical engineering design and analysis.
Thorough awareness of relevant international codes and standards. 
Effective technical and practical skills and able to consistently deliver quality, accurate and timely work to WOOD and its clients.
Previous experience of performing Site Survey to collect electrical data required for design.
Experience in Assess Study, Concept Selection, Pre-FEED, FEED and Detail Engineering jobs 
Experience in Brownfield Jobs such as preparation of Modification scope of Work
Experience to perform all associated electrical calculations such as equipment sizing (switchgears, Transformers, Generators), Cable sizing, Subsea Cable Sizing, UPS Sizing, Lighting and Earthing calculations.
Experience of preparing Electrical Control System I/O List
Experience of preparing Material Purchase Specifications, Technical Bids Evaluation, Technical Clarifications, Scope of Works, Review of Vendor Offers
Experience of the application of HAZOP, E-HAZOP, 3D Model and Constructability Review to Electrical design.
Experience with Electrical design for prefabricated/modular packaged equipment.
Experience in Power System modelling and study on ETAP for performing following studies : Short Circuit ,Load, Flow, Motor Starting,
Experience of working on  SPEL Software
Ability to develop Electrical Specifications, Datasheets, Schedules, Layout Drawings, Electrical MTO. 
Previous experience of working in the Middle East/Iraq 
Proficient in the use of Navisworks, Lighting calculation Software (Dialux etc.) and MS-office
Good Oral and Communication skills.
Able to demonstrate team working skills.
Flexible with a can-do attitude.


Bachelor’s degree in a relevant engineering discipline from recognized institution
Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in oil & gas industry.
Professional Accreditation from recognized institute (preferable)
Middle East Experience

About Us

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.

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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