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Working at Wood Group inspires passion and pride.

To help employees meet and exceed career goals, we offer them a supportive, stimulating environment with opportunities to see the world, sharpen their skill set, and broaden their horizons professionally. We offer a truly rewarding place to build a career. Following are a few brief stories from employees who enjoy their careers with us—let them tell you about their experiences at Wood Group first-hand.

Travis Melvin

Travis Melvin

Business Acquisition Intern, Wood Group PSN, Houston
I strongly believe there is always room for innovation and I intend on learning as much as I can about my industry in an effort to make processes more efficient.

Jose Alessandrello

Jose Alessandrello

ITNHGE Supervisor, Hexagon S.A, Bata, Equatorial Guinea
I am also currently overseeing the construction of the last phase of the training centre temporary facilities, which will enable us to continue with our three-year training program.

Kamel El-Zini

Kamel El-Zini

Vice President of Corporate Management, Mustang Al Hejailan Dar PI (Mustang HDP), Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia
The merger created a new entity with over 25 years of experience in the kingdom.

Fernando Salgado

Fernando Salgado

Electronic Engineer, Mustang Colombia, Bogotá
Mustang Colombia has a very strong technical group and we have successfully built a reputation as a provider of quality engineering solutions.

Louise Wood

Louise Wood

Regional HR Manager, Wood Group PSN, Abu Dhabi
My career with Wood Group began in 2006, when I joined Wood Group GTS in Aberdeen as HR advisor and moved to HR manager in 2007.

Chuck Law

Chuck Law

Vice President of Global Shales for Wood Group Mustang, Denver
We tap the best resources for each project and focus on communications with our customers.

Jim Donaldson

Jim Donaldson

Senior Technical Manager for Wood Group PSN in Africa, the Middle East & Eastern Europe, Russian & Caspian (ERC), Abu Dhabi
The Abu Dhabi office now employs 14 different nationalities and I strive to build strong relationships among our diverse people.

Dr. Salah Rabiah (WGK)

Dr. Salah Rabiah

General Manager, J P Kenny, Abu Dhabi
I really enjoy working at J P Kenny. I am part of an incredible team and get a lot of trust from management to get on with my job and put my skills and experience into practice.

Jim Dickson

Jim Dickson

Project Manager, Wood Group PSN, Abu Dhabi
As a project manager with Wood Group PSN, I lead a team of project engineers and project controls specialists.

Chris Gordon

Chris Gordon

Project Controls Graduate, Wood Group PSN, Aberdeen
I studied at Heriot Watt University in Edinburgh for four years and came to Wood Group through a remarkable SaltireFoundation internship program.

Paul Jukes

Paul Jukes

President, MCS Kenny, Houston
I enjoyed the challenging work on ultra-deep water and high-temperature projects; making successes out of them was even better.

Prabu Parthasarathy

Prabu Parthasarathy

Vice President, Global Operations, MSI Kenny, Houston
For me, it is the willingness of MSi Kenny, of Wood Group itself, to offer responsibility that is so appealing.

Francisco Prego

Francisco Prego

Technical Support Engineer, Wood Group PSN, Aberdeen
Here's what I like the most about Wood Group: exposure to different international opportunities. Coming from Latin America, that's normally our whole focus. But I know the world is a much larger place in which to learn and grow, professionally and personally.