Principal Piping Engineer – “Stress & Layouts”

Full Time
Job Description

Wood is currently looking for a Principal Piping Engineer – “Stress & Layouts” to strengthen our team in Dubai, UAE.


  • The candidate will assume sole responsibility for assigned piping engineering work scopes
  • To plan, budget, organize, and control Piping engineering deliverables for the project
  • Prepare Piping deliverables and ensure that they conform to all applicable engineering codes and standards as well as the Client’s policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule
  • Provide direction and guidance on all piping engineering technical queries raised by either internal or external parties
  • Liaise with the Client’s Engineering, Operations and Maintenance staff as required to ensure a consistent approach to project completion
  • Promote safe behavior at all times
  • Provide sound technical advice and solutions to a diversity of technical problems within the discipline
  • Co-ordinate with other disciplines during all stages of design development, construction, pre-commissioning, and start-up
  • Assist in the coordination of all activities related to piping engineering design
  • Identify any areas of concern with respect to progress and/or quality and recommend corrective actions as required.
  • Must have working project experience in Stress and Layouts in the piping discipline preferably on Brownfield Iraq Projects


  • Degree qualification in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of 15+ years of experience in the oil and gas industry
  • Brownfield experience is a must.
  • Experience of working with multi-national and multi-cultural project teams is strongly preferred
  • Previous experience of working in on Iraq Projects