Senior Materials Engineer

Website Wood

Senior Materials Engineer Job Highlights

Title Senior Materials Engineer
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Project Management/Design/Engineering
Location Reading, England, UK
Company Wood

Company Profile

Wood provides 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, power/process, environment and infrastructure, renewable, mining, and general industrial sectors.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Senior Materials Engineer who will work supporting a number of FEED and EPC petrochemical, Oil and Gas, and energy transition projects.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants may be required a High School Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree

Work Experience

  • Possess extensive experience in materials engineering in the Oil and Gas, Refinery, and Petrochemicals industries


  • Evaluation of fabricated equipment for compliance with project materials and welding requirements
  • Material Selection (input to materials selection diagrams and material selection reports)
  • Preparation of project standards and specifications in the fields of welding, fabrication, non – destructive examination, cathodic protection, and corrosion control
  • Providing advice and guidance on material and fabrication issues
  • Review of welding, painting, fabrication, non – destructive examination, and testing procedures


  • Familiarity with the following-
    -Cathodic Protection
    -Knowledge of stainless steel, Cr – Mo alloy steels, and low alloy Ni – steels
    -Lining and coating systems
    -Non – destructive examination techniques for welded joints
    -Relevant ASME, API, NACE Publications
    -Welding and fabrication of pressure vessels, heat exchangers, storage tanks, and piping

Employer’s Statement

Wood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to race, color, 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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