Civil / Structural Designer

Full time @Wood Group posted 6 months ago

Job Description

Wood is currently recruiting for a Civil/Structural Designer to strengthen our team in Dubai.


  • Carry out assigned civil and structural design work as part of a multi-discipline project team.
  • To promote safe behaviour at all times.
  • Maybe required to perform site surveys and data gathering exercises at various project locations.
  • To provide discipline specific design and drafting services that meet the Project’s, and applicable statutory and regulatory, requirements.
  • To provide technical support to the site team during design, engineering and construction.
  • Preparation and checking of all types of civil and structural design deliverables such as General Arrangement Drawings, civil earthworks drawings, structural drawings, 3D Models, structural steel details, Material Take-Offs, etc.
  • Interdisciplinary check of all Civil/Structural/Piping/Mechanical/Electrical/Instrumentation drawings.
  • Review of vendor drawings for Equipment / Package items.
  • Produce drawings in AutoCAD.
  • To assist in the coordination of all activities related to the discipline.
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD, Excel and Word.
  • Experience of 3D modelling using E3D
  • Must be able to work to an agreed scope, budget and schedule.
  • An active listener with the ability to focus on customer requirements
  • Experience in the preparation and co-ordination of Civil and Structural design deliverables
  • Compliance with industry, international and client Codes and Standards.
  • Maintain suitable records of correspondence and work completed for reference and auditing purposes.
  • Onshore Oil and Gas related Civil/Structural design experience
  • Extensive experience with prefabricated, packaged plant design.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma or HNC in Civil engineering (or relevant subject)
  • Minimum of 10 years relevant experience in the Oil and Gas industry
  • Knowledge of site-based project work involving field engineering and construction.
  • Experience of working with multi-national and multi-cultural project teams is strongly preferred
  • Previous experience of working in the Middle East would be an advantage

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 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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