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Job Description

They are seeking the services of a Senior Pipeline Engineer. Reports to Head of the Pipelines department . Direct Reports to None.
Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Civil, Chemical, Gas or Petroleum, Electrical Engineering or Metallurgy
Years and Type of Experience: Minimum 13 years of onshore design experience in the oil and gas field. Atleast 5 years in a consulting background. At least 3 years in a construction background. EPC background is an added advantage.
Technical Knowledge and Skills: Feasibility studies, conceptual design, FEED, detail design and procurement support. Familiarity with international codes, standards and industry guidelines such as ASME, API, BS, DIN, ASTM, IP, AGA, ISO, NACE, DEP etc.
Pipeline Design & Construction: Preparation of reports, calculations, specifications, datasheets, route selection/survey and preparation of route maps and alignment drawings. Must have a sound technical knowledge of wall thickness, buoyancy, buckling and pipe laying calculations, process design and preparation of PFDs and P&IDs, hydraulic analysis, line and equipment sizing, road crossing design, calculations and drawings. Previous experience in risk assessment, hydraulic analysis, pipe support stability design, culvert design, pipe stressing, cathodic protection design, material selection, hot tap and stoppling, design and/or field supervision an added advantage. Previous experience in the preparation of WPS, hydrotesting design, calculations and field involvement is an added advantage.
Procurement Support: Knowledge of preparation of technical requisitions, technical bid evaluations, post order vendor data review and coordination with vendors.
Projects Experience: Knowledge in the preparation of project schedule using MS Project and/or Primavera. Previous experience in project management is an added advantage.
Personal Competencies:Report writing.Must possess strong interpersonal skills to be able to coordinate in a multi disciplinary environment.Be able to motivate and provide technical guidance to a team of engineers.Ability to communicate with senior management.Ability to communicate with, and develop long term relationships with clients.
Job Responsibilities:To execute work in compliance with project requirements and the Companys quality system.To review the project execution schedule and develop detailed schedules for electrical design activities. Production of documents including, but not limited to calculations, reports, studies, specification0 and datasheets.Production of drawings, including but not limited to, P&IDs, plot plans, general arrangements, isometrics, support layouts, alignment sheets, road crossings, utilities design, chamber drawings etc. Procurement support for technical requisitions, technical bid evaluations, vendor data review, material and equipment inspections etc. Manhour estimations for tenders.Occasional site visits and surveys.Assistance with tender packages including BOQ, tender documents, scope of work etc. Establish, in cooperation with the Head of Department and Project Manager, the specific requirements of work required of their discipline.To execute work in compliance with the Company quality system.Technical bid evaluations.Review of vendor drawings. Coordinate and work with other disciplines.Study work requirements to establish a project deliverables list.Assist the Head of Department in assessing the requirements for staff training and the technical performance of staff.Assist the Head of Department in the management of the department workload. Participate in the Companys mentoring program to assist and mentor younger, less experienced engineers.
Software Knowledge
CESAR II and/or Autopipe
PipeSim, Pipephase or Pipeline Studio
Primavera and/or Microsoft Projects
Math CAD
MS Office