Lead Weight Control Engineer Full-time Job

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Aware of different aspects of weight control reports and able to review and predict correct weights and advise accordingly.

Monitoring Consultants/Contractors weights control reports in all projects and advising project Division and project PMT on their quality as well as providing advise on how to improve the weight prediction.

Coordinate, control and act as an interface within the project team for weights and center of gravity monitoring activities.

Aware of proportion of weights from different disciplines and able to review and predict the weights received from various disciplines, for different stages of the projects, FEED and Detailed Engineering.

Review the weight estimates at the beginning of the design activity.

Continuously monitor the assemblies and subassemblies weights and Centre-of-gravity positions in accordance with applicable Company and Project Specifications.

Liaise with other disciplines to ensure smooth interfaces and transverse document review.

Review the documentation issued by Subcontractors (general arrangements, weight datasheets, weight certificates, etc.)

Lead the weight control and weight reduction workshops and actions follow up.

Promote innovative solutions should any excess of the not-to-exceed limits occur.

Prepare and dispatch a weight control reduction report to Company management at a frequence to be defined.

Report to the Engineering Managers in a timely manner.


15+ years of relevant experience in the Oil and Gas industry, including at least 5 years’ experience in the (preferred) GCC region

Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline, preferably Structural.

Must have at least 5 years of experience in a similar position in a mega Oil and Gas or on Offshore Structure projects

Experience with EPC Stage of projects

Acquainted with different types of fixed offshore structures, e.g., process platforms, wellhead towers, bridges, flare structures, jackets, building modules, living quarters etc.

Knowledge of all stages of construction and installation, e.g., yard construction, loadout, transportation, living and float-over

Aware of different types of equipment, e.g., compressors, generators, separators, pumps, etc. Involved in large topsides

Proficient in English.

Company Description
Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, delivering solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people. www.woodplc.com