Lead Electrical Engineers (Offshore)


  • Chennai, India
Lead Electrical Engineers (Offshore)
Job Posted : Aug 24th, 2021

Job Description

Wood India is recruiting for a Lead Electrical Engineer with offshore and brownfield experience to be based in Chennai. The incumbent shall be skilled in the below areas of expertise:

  • Detailed knowledge of the Electrical discipline for the following technical aspects of projects
    • Electrical principals.
    • Codes and standards and their application.
    • Distribution and power generation design.
    • Safety systems, protection and control.
    • Area classification.
    • Electrical studies and calculations.
    • Plant design and equipment layout.
    • Specification, evaluation and procurement of equipment and materials.
    • Coordinate with suppliers via the procurement team.
    • Coordinate with other disciplines were required.
    • Review and approve supplier documentation.
    • Factory acceptance testing, construction and commissioning support  Facilitate work share project execution with our associated offices.
    • Be fully conversant with Company procedures, technical work practices, workings and policy.
  • Keep up to date with the latest technological advancements and best practices within the electrical specialisation.
  • Continue professional development by attendance to in and out of company technical training.
  • Facilitate work share project execution with our associated offices.


  • Graduate in Electrical & Electronics Engineering or Equivalent (Essential).


  • Experience 15+ years in Offshore.
  • Should have experience in Offshore projects more than 70%.
  • Should have knowledge in Offshore brown field work.
  • Should have worked as Lead or Area Lead in Offshore Projects.
  • Knowledge in Offshore Hazardous layout and depleted well fluid by Electrification, overall power demand calculation, planning cable tray layouts are preferable.


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering 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 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

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