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Summer Placement - Process Engineering

Summer Placement - Process Engineering

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Plc is accepting applications for Chemical Engineering Summer Student placements working within the Process Engineering Department starting in June/ July 2018.


As one of the world’s leading engineering, project management and consultancy companies, we deliver solutions for clients in the upstream oil & gas, midstream & LNG, refining, petrochemicals & chemicals, pharmaceuticals & biotechnology, mining & minerals, renewable, nuclear & conventional power, water and transport industries.  With over a century of industry experience, we have a global perspective and an unrivalled reputation.


Our reputation for safely delivering quality projects on time and on budget is well recognised in the industries we serve.  We have proven expertise in managing large, complex projects, a global reach and long-standing international presence, strong relationships with our clients and cutting-edge processes and technologies.


What that means to you is the opportunity to experience a real variety of projects, working with people from different cultures. You'll work closely with our clients and be part of a global team, committed to achieving outstanding results in a stimulating and quality-driven environment.


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com


 You will typically be required to:

  • Work within the various Process Engineering design teams on Wood's current projects.
  • Undertake process design calculations for, hydraulics, equipment sizing and safety related devices, preparing Process Flow Diagrams, Equipment Specifications and other process documents.
  • Assist in the production of Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams and other process drawings as required.
  • Assist the Lead Process Engineers in undertaking other non-technical tasks as directed, including tracking of comments on issued documents, updating progress measurement and schedule programs, recording actions in project review meetings.

Please note applications will be for a June/  July 2018 start and are expected to be for approximately 3 months, though this will be dependant on the exact project requirements.


Skills / Qualifications

In order to be considered for this role, you must currently be studying an IChemE accredited Masters Chemical Engineering degree.


Diversity Statement (EEO)

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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