Mechanical Piping Fitter - National Capital District - Wood Group

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Mechanical Piping Fitter

Wood Group is an international energy services company with around $5bn sales and operating in more than 40 countries. The Group designs, modifies, constructs and operates industrial facilities mainly for the oil & gas sector, right across the asset life cycle. We enhance this with a wide range of specialist technical solutions including our world leading subsea, automation and integrity solutions. Our real differentiators are our range of services, the quality of our delivery, the passion of our people, our culture and values. We are extending the scale and scope of our core services into adjacent industries.

We are currently sourcing for an experienced Mechanical Piping fitter to join our team in PNG. The successful candidate will be working in a live gas plant under shut down conditions to perform mechanical pipe fitting duties, like removing and installing large bore high pressure piping, valves using Bolt tensioning equipment, crane activities etc.

 This position is a rotational on a 28/28 day roster with a B2B support position.

 At this time, we will only consider applications from PNG Citizens.


  • Demonstrated working experience in live plant/shutdown activities.
  • Read and understand detailed drawings including isometric, lay-out and P&ID’s specifications to plan.
  • Be able to operate Bolt tensioning equipment
  • Responsible for  the installation of all process and mechanical work including compressors, pumps, valves and high pressure pipelines.
  • Experience in installing plant and equipment.
  • Competent computer skills (Microsoft Office and Excel)
  • Team focused



  • At least 5 years’ experience as a Mechanical fitter, working in a live gas plant under shutdown activities.
  • Qualified mechanical tradesperson – Pipe fitter, Fitter and Turner, Motor Mechanic etc.
  • Experience in installing piping systems in a live plant with Flange and joint make up.
  • Understanding of a permit system
  • Experience4 in using Bolt tensioning equipment.


Additional Details


The Company embraces diversity in our workforce, ensuring we have a workforce that provides us with a wide range of skills, ideas and energy. Embracing diversity means the Company will acknowledge, understand and appreciate the differences between individuals in developing a workplace that develops, benefits and enhances their value.


Selection for employment, promotion or any other benefit will be made on the basis of merit, ability and suitability.


Interested candidates are asked to submit updated CV's and certificates to by Friday 24th August, 2017. Due to the high number of applicants, only short listed candidates will be contacted. 


Time remaining: 44%
07/09/2017 (1 week)