Senior Process Engineer


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Posted on: 10 May 2024

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Employment: Full Time

Building on our past. Ready for the future

Worley is a global professional services company of energy, chemicals and resources experts. We partner with customers to deliver projects and create value over the life of their assets. We're bridging two worlds, moving towards more sustainable energy sources, while helping to provide the energy, chemicals and resources needed now.

Primary Responsibilities:
- Technical Competency
- Ensures team member adherence to generally accepted engineering and design practices, regulatory requirements, and customer specifications.
- Supports the standardization of equipment specifications, drawings, and document templates.
- Contributes to the understanding of technical knowledge, legal requirements, and customer specifications whenever viable and lawful.
- Uses local/global standards to support technical excellence.
- Supports checking, peer reviews, and incorporation of comments and findings.
- Technical supervision of project designated process designers and draftsmen in the execution of their duty.
- Preparation /checking of Specifications, data sheets.
- Performance of bid evaluation and vendor document review and approval
- Technical writing activities, in particular, production of technical reports and operating manuals.
- Manage studies and process-orientated projects as assigned.
- Project Execution:
- Knows the project and discipline scope/cost/time requirements, assists the team to meet expectations, and coordinates with other disciplines to ensure project success.
- Implements innovative solutions, technology advances, and methods to effectively deal with working out of sequence.
- Supports Lead Engineer in monitoring quality activities and takes action where required.
- Assist Project Team in project documentation such as proposals, estimates, budgets and schedules
- Manage process design and any design changes within budget and schedule.
- Prepare and participate in weekly process discipline meetings, prepare progress reports and follow required checking procedures.
- Management, technical execution and completion of engineering assigned tasks in a specific process discipline area
- Execute verification, studies and detail design following best engineering practices and optimization in term of cost, construction simplicity, operability and maintainability, HSSE.

Project Deliverables:
- Gathers data from multiple sources and prepares engineering studies, analyses, calculations.
- Determines technical issues, defines alternate solutions, establishes pros/cons for multiple solutions, and makes recommendations through official project documents such as technical queries, technical deviations, etc.
- Creates final documentation incorporating all relevant information and pursues customer approval.
- Reviews documentation to assist others and reviews/authorizes work done by direct reports.
- Evaluate new technology advancements against existing design standards and revise where applicable.
- Identify and review new technology development which could be applicable in providing more cost-effective facilities.
- Perform discipline specific engineering services such as: a) Identify and report changes to project scope; b) Contribute to appropriate studies, analyses and recommend actions; c) Assist with the preparation of detailed designs and drawings, specifications, data, calculations and reports; d) Provide assistance during procurement, construction and commissioning activities.
- Assisting the project engineers in the co-ordination and preparation of input into the contract documents for each discipline area, including design criteria, scope of work, procedures and design approach.
- Liaison and co-ordination with other engineers and discipline groups on the contract to effect timely production of deliverables .

Procurement Support:
- Incorporates information from multiple sources into equipment/material specifications, data sheets, testing requirements, and material requisitions.
- Reviews similar documentation to assist others and reviews/authorizes work done by direct reports.
- Quality Assurance
- Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance systems. Safety
- Responsible for personal safety safe working practices. Understand and follow OH&S procedures.
- Promoting health, safety and environmental awareness.

Job Specific Knowledge:
- Demonstrate a visible and active commitment to HSE management and its associated requirements in a project environment
- Extensive knowledge of ADNOC VIP / VAP Assurance processes, API Standards (API-520, API-521, API-14C, API-14E) and statutory and regulatory requirements and a good understanding of onshore and offshore engineering practices applicable to process design for offshore oil and gas facilities.
- Experience in various phases of project life cycle with particular skills in Feasibility and Conceptual Engineering, field development and adequacy studies
- Experience in processing of highly sour production fluids with extensive offshore engineering experience. Site experience is an advantage and willingness to travel to site and work in an operation support environment is essential.
- Experience of Option Selection Studies, debottlenecking and revamp projects and licensor packages - Excellent report writing and communication skills.
- Extensive knowledge of process simulation packages such as HYSYS, PROII, Flarenet. HTRI, Experience with dynamic simulation packages will be an advantage
- Extensive experience in pipeline modeling using OLGA, Pipesim, pipeline studio, Pipephase, Pipenet is an advantage

Essential Competencies:

Industry Specific Experience:
- Experience in process design in onshore/offshore oil & gas industry for Greenfield and Brownfield Projects, Experience in Ammonia and Hydrogen Plants and Refinery Processes would be an advantage
- Experience of Field Development, Option Selection Studies, debottlenecking and revamp projects would be an advantage
- Extensive Process Simulation for Plant and Pipelines is essential

Education - Qualifications, Accreditation, Training:
- Full-Time Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering from an accredited university
- Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status or undertaking the same will be an advantage

HSE Capability:
- Maintain HSE focus with the team to ensure OHSE requirements.
- Demonstrate behaviour and business practices commensurate with a culture of world's best health, safety and environmental performance.
- Demonstrate a visible and active commitment to:1. personal well-being;2. healthy and safe workplaces and activities; and 3. Continuously improve Worley health, safety and environmental performance.
- Identify and report work hazards and incidents.

IT Skills: Simulations:
- Aspen suite, Hysys, Pipesys, FlareNet, Dynamic Simulation Software
- PRO-II Flow Assurance
- PipeNet
- Pipesim / SPS
- PipePhase
- Fathom

Moving forward together

We're committed to building a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace where everyone feels they belong, can bring themselves, and are heard. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by law.

We want our people to be energized and empowered to drive sustainable impact. So, our focus is on a values-inspired culture that unlocks brilliance through belonging, connection and innovation.

And we're not just talking about it; we're doing it. We're reskilling our people, leveraging transferable skills, and supporting the transition of our workforce to become experts in today's low carbon energy infrastructure and technology.

Whatever your ambition, there's a path for you here. And there's no barrier to your potential career success. Join us to broaden your horizons, explore diverse opportunities, and be part of delivering sustainable change.


Worley is a leading global provider of professional services in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors. We partner with our customers to address their most critical challenges at every stage of their projects: from initial concepts to sustaining and enhancing their assets. And we provide smarter, bolder solutions while delivering on our own sustainability commitments.

We are 51,000 bright minds across 46 countries all driven by a common purpose – delivering a more sustainable world. While working to fulfill our ambition to be recognized globally as the leader in sustainability solutions.

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