Senior Civil Structural Designer Full-time Job

1 week ago   Engineering   Abu Dhabi   52 views Reference: 38058
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3D Software skills add E3D

Execute design and droughting activities (Concept, Front End Engineering Development, Technical Study and Detailed Design)

Prepare sketches, structural drawings, and designs from agreed work scopes with minimum input from engineering personnel

Achieve safety standards and technical quality

Responsible for assessing effectiveness of working practices and systems with a view to continuously improving systems, personal and team performance

Carry out site surveys

Ensure, as far as is practically possible, that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with the agreed budget and schedule

Keep up to date with technical developments, national and international standard requirements related to discipline work scope

Maintain filing system

Encourage and provide lateral learning within project

Provide technical assistance to discipline assigned personnel as required

Assist Lead / Senior Engineer and others when requested in the execution of their responsibilities and duties


The candidate should be Diploma in Civil or Structural Engineering, with minimum 10 years of industrial experience in the Oil and Gas industry with extensive experience in the droughting of offshore structures, mainly jackets and topsides of wellhead platform’s, bridges.

Experienced both in greenfield and brownfield scope of work through the Concept, FEED and Detailed Design phases

Experienced in the 3D modelling system to produce required documents such as material take-offs, plot plan, elevation and sectional drawings, isometric drawings and reports

Experienced to extract drawings in E3D draw as a minimum structural framing plan and plot plan

Sound knowledge of manual and CAD droughting techniques

Software skills like AUTOCAD, MICROSTATION is mandatory

3D Software skills like SP3D, PDS / AVEVA 3D latest version software (AVEVA E3D), Navisworks is mandatory

Must have good experience on the topsides, jackets and appurtenances of wellhead platforms, bridges, bridge supporting towers, tie-in modification

Aware of and able to use codes of practice, standards, and relevant sections of statutory documentations applicable to droughting function

Aware of and able to use COMPANY and CLIENT standards

Able to create base design drawings / models from agreed work scope with minimal guidance

Computer literate (database / spreadsheets)

Ability to accept delegated responsibility for designated tasks

Experience in acting as a focal point / self-checking / checking of others work

Experience in UAE would be desired

The candidate must perform duties through adherence to Wood policies, standards, and procedures and lead by examples in ethical conduct

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.