Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is looking for Graduate Subsea Controls Engineers to join the Aberdeen Subsea Systems team in September 2021.
We are looking for dynamic, versatile individuals with a desire to support fast moving, varied projects and operational scopes, with a continuous focus on delivery and client satisfaction.
Our Graduate Engineers will initially assist our Senior Engineers in developing and/or delivering work scopes as allocated by the Subsea Controls Systems Team Leader. Typical workscopes include; Subsea Controls Engineering for Concept, FEED, Detailed Design projects and Operations Technical support.
The role involves a combination of skills including subsea controls system design, installation, commissioning, maintenance and diagnosis. As part of this role the Subsea Controls System Graduate Engineer would be responsible for discreet work-package delivery from vendors on the Client's behalf including package and equipment interface management. The ideal candidate should have previous knowledge or experience in a number of these areas, although support and mentoring will be provided.
Periods of secondment into a Client's offices within the Aberdeen locale, offshore, national and international workscopes will form part of the expected duties dependent on Client support requirements.
The work scopes, and other Wood training, shall support the development of the Graduate Engineer and allow them to perform application of subsea control system engineering, operations management, and maintain the required technical quality of work. Graduates will be required to:
- Perform design and analysis;
- Assist with operational support activities;
- Be involved in project planning, expediting and execution;
- Understand and become familiar with report writing standards;
- Participate in internal workshops and training lectures;
- Become familiar with Wood's systems and software.
Skills / Qualifications
Graduate Engineer with a minimum 2:1 Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Electronic, Mechatronic, Offshore Renewables, Subsea Engineering or other related discipline with an electrical bias.
Previous experience in the UK upstream oil and gas industry, gained before, during or after their university courses is preferred.
Candidates who have undertaken an internship in subsea engineering or have undergone undergraduate internship in the area of subsea engineering will have added advantage.
As green energy, decarbonisation and energy transition are at the core of Wood's future, understanding and knowledge of these areas would be an advantage.
Proactive approach and innovative;
Thrives on challenges;
Enthusiastic and eager to develop;
Strong interest in technology and digital solutions;
Able to work independently and as part of a team;
Strong problem solving & analytical ability;
Ability to be responsive and open to changing circumstances;
Capable of representing the company and the client in a professional manner;
Strong communication and influencing skills;
Effective planning and organisational skills.
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 45,000 people.
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.